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Tennessee fights for bowl eligibility against Missouri

Nov. 15, 2018 4:06 AM EST

Here are a few things to watch during Week 12 of the Southeastern Conference football season: GAME OF THE WEEK Missouri at Tennessee: Consider it a statement on the dreadful nature of this week's SEC slate that our top game involves two unranked teams. A victory Saturday would make Tennessee (5-5, 2-4 SEC) bowl...

James Palmer's 29 points lead Nebraska past Seton Hall 80-57

Nov. 14, 2018 10:40 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — James Palmer couldn't make a shot the first 16 minutes against Seton Hall. He couldn't seem to miss the next 24. Nebraska's All-Big Ten guard overcame his cold start to score 29 points, including a huge 3-pointer after Seton Hall pulled close in the second half, and the Cornhuskers...

Trump ally McCarthy to lead House GOP, work to win majority

Nov. 14, 2018 8:17 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy easily won an internal party election Wednesday to take over the shrunken House GOP caucus, handing the seven-term Californian a familiar role of building the party back to a majority as well as protecting President Donald Trump's agenda. With current...

Family of woman killed by neo-Nazi settles lawsuit

Nov. 14, 2018 4:05 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The family of a woman slain in Kansas by a man who wanted to kill Jews has settled a lawsuit with Walmart over the sale of a shotgun used in the shooting. Terri LaManno was killed in 2014 outside the Village Shalom care center in Overland Park, Kansas. The Kansas City Star reports...

Iowa woman thought she won $100, but really she won $1M

Nov. 14, 2018 2:59 PM EST

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — An Iowa woman who thought she had won $100 on the Powerball was a few zeros off — she won $1 million. When Nicole Argent of St. Charles went to a local convenience store to cash in, workers turned the computer screen around to prove to her that she had miscalculated her...

Saint Louis finishes strong, beats North Alabama 69-58

Nov. 14, 2018 12:43 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Javon Bess totaled 16 points and 10 rebounds as Saint Louis finished strong to beat North Alabama 69-58 on Tuesday night. D.J. Foreman added 15 points while dishing out a career-best five assists and Hasahn French and Tramaine Isabell Jr contributed 11 points apiece for Saint Louis (3-0)....

Gustafson nets 29, No. 13 Iowa tops Western Kentucky 104-67

Nov. 13, 2018 11:13 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Megan Gustafson made all 13 of her shots and scored 29 points, Makenzie Meyer hit five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 21 points and No. 13 Iowa beat Western Kentucky 104-67 on Tuesday night. Gustafson became the second player in program history to surpass 1,000 career...

No. 16 Missouri women beat Missouri State 65-61

Nov. 13, 2018 11:08 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Sophie Cunningham and Grace Berg each scored 12 points and No. 16 Missouri beat Missouri State 65-61 on Tuesday night. Amber Smith made a jumper from the free-throw line to give Missouri a 55-51 lead with 1:34 to go and Cunningham made two free throws on its next possession for a...

Chiefs-Rams game moved from Mexico City to LA due to field

Nov. 13, 2018 7:02 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NFL moved the Rams' Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Tuesday due to the poor condition of the field at Azteca Stadium. The league announced the extraordinary decision six days before one of the most-anticipated regular-season games...

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes continues to rewrite record books

Nov. 13, 2018 6:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes walked off the field at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday with another record on his resume and the Kansas City Chiefs another win toward earning the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs. He didn't have much chance to savor any of it. Mahomes quickly learned that the stepfather...