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Durant's double-double lifts Warriors past Nets 116-100

Nov. 10, 2018 11:45 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Quinn Cook did an admirable job late last season for Golden State when Stephen Curry was hobbled by knee and ankle injuries. With the two-time NBA MVP sidelined again, Cook is ready to do it again. Kevin Durant showed with his passing that he can do a pretty good imitation of Curry,...

Central American migrants in Mexico want buses to US border

Nov. 8, 2018 8:35 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Central American migrants in a caravan that has stopped in Mexico City demanded buses Thursday to take them to the U.S. border, saying it is too cold and dangerous to continue walking and hitchhiking. About 200 migrants, representing the roughly 5,000 staying in a stadium in the south of...

Venice floodwaters ease; Italian storms kill 2 more people

Nov. 1, 2018 1:33 PM EDT

VENICE, Italy (AP) — Wearing colorful disposable boots, tourists enjoyed outdoor cafes Thursday in St. Mark's Square in Venice as waters receded from an exceptional high tide. With their feet in water, they sat at tables in the lagoon city's showcase square and ate ice cream, three days after the famed...

Stanford regroups after top player Reid Travis transfers

Oct. 26, 2018 12:23 PM EDT

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford's best player left the program. Reid Travis is now wearing a Kentucky uniform as a graduate transfer. The Cardinal will try to fill the big shoes of the departed big man, the team's leading scorer and rebounder last season after he was such a fixture during four years on...

Chargers duo Rivers, Gates back in London 10 years later

Oct. 19, 2018 3:05 PM EDT

Ten years after their first trip to London, Los Angeles Chargers veterans Phillip Rivers and Antonio Gates are keen to see how much the British audience has learned about the American version of football. Rivers and Gates took part in the second regular-season game played at Wembley back in 2008, when the NFL was...

10 hurt in Hollywood promotional event by rapper Phora

Oct. 9, 2018 1:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say 10 people have been injured at a Hollywood rap event after a possible stampede. It happened shortly after 9 p.m. Monday outside the Hollywood & Highland shopping center, where the rapper Phora was holding a meet and greet in a shoe store. KABC-TV says when Phora...

Heroes and villains among NFL placekickers in Week 5

Oct. 8, 2018 3:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Some teams can't kick about their kickers. Others might want to kick them off the roster after this weekend. With the rare exceptions of Indianapolis' Adam Vinatieri and Baltimore's Justin Tucker, there aren't any placekickers whose place in Canton, Ohio, is a topic of discussion. Even...

Hermes goes to the races, Westwood goes street in Paris

Sep. 29, 2018 3:16 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Hermes galvanized its links with the equestrian Saturday by holding its Paris Fashion Week runway show at the French capital's celebrated Longchamp Racecourse. Vivienne Westwood, meanwhile, went street, Elie Saab got playful and the runways in general got a lot of models dressed in black and...

Dior and Gucci theatrically kick off Paris Fashion Week

Sep. 24, 2018 3:56 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Dance and theatricality were at the heart of Paris Fashion Week's first day of spring shows, as American stars Blake Lively and Shailene Woodley gushed over Dior's balletic presentation at the famed Longchamps racecourse. While, Gucci held its evening spectacle at France's answer to Studio 54,...

Aretha Franklin exhibit debuts with eye toward her legacy

Sep. 23, 2018 12:05 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit museum that hosted Aretha Franklin's public visitations after her death is again holding space for her — this time with an exhibit featuring photographs, videos and the red shoes she wore at the first funeral viewing that drew global attention. Billed as a "tribute to the...