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Iranian TV anchor held as witness is released from US jail

Jan. 24, 2019 1:39 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A prominent American-born anchorwoman on Iranian state television who was held in the U.S. as a material witness was released from jail Wednesday evening. Marzieh Hashemi, 59, was released from jail in Washington after being detained for 10 days, according to Abed Ayoub, an attorney with...

Today's wide-open offenses emanate from Rams' Greatest Show

Jan. 23, 2019 1:44 PM EST

The head-spinning offenses NFL fans are enamored of and will watch in the Super Bowl in Atlanta share their explosiveness with the previous team to win the big game in the ATL. The Greatest Show On Turf. Yes, at the turn of the century, there was a group that shared so many light-em-up traits with these Rams and...

Undercover officer: Colleagues beat him 'like Rodney King'

Jan. 22, 2019 4:10 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An undercover St. Louis police officer reported that his colleagues beat him "like Rodney King" when they mistook him for a protester following the acquittal of a white former officer in the fatal shooting of a black man, according to newly released court documents. Det. Luther Hall, who...

NAACP wants newscaster fired after Martin Luther King slur

Jan. 21, 2019 7:21 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The NAACP wants a St. Louis-area TV station to fire a newscaster for what he called an unintentional racial slur while talking about Martin Luther King Jr. KTVI newscaster Kevin Steincross was discussing a tribute to the black civil rights leader on Jan. 17, when he referred to King as...

Molina rehabs from knee surgery, plans to play in mid-March

Jan. 21, 2019 6:12 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina plans to begin playing spring training games in mid-March as he recovers from recent knee surgery. The longtime star had a minor cleanup procedure on his left knee last month. "Right now, I'm probably 50 percent with my knee," Molina said Monday at the...

The Latest: Mahomes sets up FG, Chiefs-Patriots going to OT

Jan. 21, 2019 3:14 PM EST

The Latest on the conference championship games (all times EST): 10 p.m. The Patriots and Chiefs are headed to overtime in the AFC championship game after a frantic fourth quarter in which New England scored a pair of touchdowns and Kansas City scored three of them. Harrison Butker added a 39-yard field goal with...

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a meeting of Past vs Future

Jan. 21, 2019 7:25 AM EST

It began in 2002, back when the Rams were in St. Louis and the Patriots were a plucky underdog standing in the way of a potential dynasty. So much has changed. This hasn't: Bill Belichick and Tom Brady. The duo, every bit as formidable now as when they won that first title, face the Rams, now back in Los Angeles,...

Blown call, Zuerlein's 57-yard FG send Rams to Super Bowl

Jan. 20, 2019 10:26 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A big comeback. A blown call. And, finally, a booming kick that sent the Los Angeles Rams to the Super Bowl. After rallying from an early 13-0 deficit, the Rams stunned the New Orleans Saints with Greg Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal in overtime for a 26-23 victory in the NFC championship...

Fussin' and feudin': Cards, Cubs stoke rivalry, trade barbs

Jan. 20, 2019 5:09 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — To St. Louis pitcher John Brebbia, this fussin' and feudin' between the Cardinals and Chicago Cubs is a perfect winter warmup. "Honestly, people were kind of forgetting baseball season was coming up," Brebbia said Sunday. "So I think it was a good way to remind everyone that Cardinals-Cubs...

Gunnarsson lifts Blues past Senators 3-2

Jan. 19, 2019 11:05 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Blues defenseman Carl Gunnarsson is feeling much better these days, and it is certainly showing on the ice. Gunnarsson scored the go-ahead goal with 7:44 left in the third period, lifting St. Louis to a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. It was his first in 29 career games...