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Robinson goal lifts US over El Salvador 1-0 in Cup qualifier

Jan. 28, 2022 00:32 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Antonee Robinson somersaulted a struggling United States into a strong position in World Cup qualifying, just like he did in September. And when he broke through the freeze in the air and the offense, he celebrated with not a single handstand but a double. ...

Blue Jackets bounce back, beat Rangers 5-3

Jan. 27, 2022 22:47 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Boone Jenner and Sean Kuraly each had two goals and the Columbus Blue Jackets scored four straight to rally from an early deficit and beat the New York Rangers 5-3 on Thursday night, breaking a three-game losing streak. Gus Nyquist also scored, Zach Werenski...

Tim Ryan, not onstage, is early focus of Ohio Senate event

Jan. 27, 2022 22:41 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrat Tim Ryan wasn’t onstage when two of his competitors in Ohio’s U.S. Senate contest came together Thursday night for an unconventional debate, but his stature in the race featured prominently. During the fiery hour-and-a-half event between...

Hillmon, No. 7 Michigan cruise past No. 22 Ohio State, 77-58

Jan. 27, 2022 22:28 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Naz Hillmon scored 20 points and became Michigan’s career leader in rebounds as the No. 7 Wolverines beat No. 22 Ohio State 77-58 on Thursday night. Hillmon surpassed Trish Andrew’s record of 928 rebounds during the second half. She finished with 12 for...

Pulisic, McKennie, Adams start US qualifier vs El Salvador

Jan. 27, 2022 19:32 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Christian Pulisic, Weston McKennie and Tyler Adams started together for the first time in almost three years, and Jesús Ferreira was picked over Ricardo Pepi at forward for the United States' World Cup qualifier against El Salvador on Thursday night. The...

Flames fire record 62 shots on goal, rout Blue Jackets 6-0

Jan. 26, 2022 23:10 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk scored twice and the Calgary Flames fired a team-record 62 shots on goal in trouncing the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-0 Wednesday night. It was the most by a visiting team in a regular-season game since the NHL started tracking shots on goal in...

Pulisic admits prominence on US, Chelsea sometimes a burden

Jan. 26, 2022 18:03 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Christian Pulisic has been on a roller coaster. America's top player won the Champions League, then was sidelined for nearly two months. He battled for inclusion in Chelsea's lineup and been shifted from his usual wide midfield role to center forward and even...

Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

Jan. 26, 2022 15:14 PM EST

Tupelo Daily Journal. January 19, 2022. Editorial: Brad White deserves quick, easy confirmation as MDOT director The Mississippi Department of Transportation has been at the center of ongoing controversy for several years. While we believe most — if not all — was...

American Yedlin terminates contract with Turkish soccer team

Jan. 26, 2022 12:44 PM EST

American defender DeAndre Yedlin has terminated his contract with Turkish soccer club Galatasaray after one year. The team said Wednesday the decision was by mutual consent. Yedlin was due to report to the U.S. national team in Columbus, Ohio, ahead of its World Cup...

Trial of man charged in Lincoln officer's death to be moved

Jan. 25, 2022 18:38 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man charged with killing a Lincoln police investigator will not be tried in Lancaster County, a judge has ruled. Lancaster County District Court Judge Andrew Jacobsen ordered Monday that the trial of Felipe Vazquez, 18, be moved to Platte County in northeast...