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San Antonio police fatally shoot a burglary suspect following a standoff

Jul. 10, 2024 13:09 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A burglary suspect was killed in an exchange of gunfire with SWAT team officers following a standoff at a house in San Antonio, police said. Juan Antonio Hernandez, 52, died Tuesday evening, San Antonio police said in a statement. “They called...

Dejounte Murray, traded twice in 3 years, pledges to push Zion Williamson, Pelicans to higher level

Jul. 09, 2024 16:36 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Dejounte Murray took no offense to being traded after each of his two best seasons in the NBA. Rather, the 27-year-old point guard says he's gratified by the opportunity to join a team that made the 2024 playoffs and is headlined by Zion Williamson — who...

George heading to 76ers, Caldwell-Pope to Magic, CP3 to Spurs, AP sources say

Jul. 01, 2024 08:15 AM EDT

Paul George is going back to the Eastern Conference, and surely has made Joel Embiid very happy in the process. George will sign a four-year, $212 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, a person with knowledge of the move told The Associated Press early Monday. The person...

Former Northeastern University lab manager convicted of staging hoax explosion at Boston campus

Jun. 29, 2024 11:48 AM EDT

A former lab manager at Northeastern University has been convicted of staging a hoax explosion at the Boston campus and then lying about what happened to a federal agent. Jason Duhaime, 46, from San Antonio, Texas, was convicted on three counts Friday by a federal jury. He faces up...

NBA Draft Latest: French players, UConn stars and hometown standout among first-round picks

Jun. 26, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest from the first round Wednesday at the NBA draft: ___ AJ Johnson wasn't invited to the first-round, goes 23rd AJ Johnson wasn’t invited to the NBA draft green room. He showed up as a fan, sat in the crowd -- and made his way...

Hawks make French teen Zaccharie Risacher only the 2nd No. 1 overall pick in franchise history

Jun. 26, 2024 23:51 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are looking for French teen Zaccharie Risacher to help revive the franchise after making the forward the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft Wednesday night. The 19-year-old Risacher (pronounced Ree-zah-shay) impressed the Hawks as a catch-and-shoot...

Vive la France! Hawks make Zaccharie Risacher second straight Frenchman taken No. 1 in NBA draft

Jun. 26, 2024 23:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — First, Victor Wembanyama, now Zaccharie Risacher. These days, American college players have to wait their turn in the NBA draft. It's someone else's time at the top. Vive la France! The Atlanta Hawks took Risacher with the No. 1 pick...

With Sarr and Risacher in the mix for the No. 1 pick, NBA draft could be 'special' night for France

Jun. 25, 2024 17:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Sarr was born in France and spent last season playing in Australia. Zaccharie Risacher was born in Spain and is coming off a breakout season in France. The next step in their global basketball journey is the NBA, with one of them potentially heading to Atlanta...

At 76, Wade Phillips hopes to get elusive first title as a head coach in Sunday's UFL Championship

Jun. 15, 2024 06:11 AM EDT

Wade Phillips has long been considered one of the best defensive coordinators in pro football. His track record as a head coach though, especially when it comes to the postseason, hasn't been looked on as kindly. However, Phillips has a chance to get an elusive...

Possible 2026 World Cup training camps include sites in non-tournament cities

Jun. 12, 2024 16:56 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Possible team training camps for the 2026 World Cup include sites in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Cincinnati; Green Bay, Wisconsin; Louisville, Kentucky; St. Louis; Salt Lake City and Herriman, Utah; San Antonio; and Westfield, Indiana. FIFA announced more...