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Tim McCarver to receive Vin Scully Award

Sep. 5, 2019 1:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim McCarver will receive the Vin Scully Award for excellence in sports broadcasting from Fordham's WFUV Radio. The school also announced Thursday that Jane Pauley will receive the Charles Osgood Award for excellence in broadcast Journalism and Christine Driessen will be honored for her 32...

Marshal: Murder suspects faked medical emergency to escape

Aug. 29, 2019 8:03 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A husband and wife being transported across the country to face murder charges used a medical emergency ruse and then overpowered two security guards, tied them up and left them and a third uninvolved prisoner outside a rural Arizona town, authorities said Thursday. David Gonzales, the U.S....

Agency boss: Past support for US land sales is 'irrelevant'

Aug. 28, 2019 6:40 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A newly appointed Trump administration official said his past support for selling federal lands was "irrelevant," after his selection to oversee an agency managing nearly a quarter-billion public acres in the U.S. West drew a backlash. Acting Bureau of Land Management Director...

Tunisian president Essebsi dies at 92; interim leader put in

Jul. 25, 2019 3:08 PM EDT

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country's first democratically elected leader and a symbol of the generation of Tunisians who shook off French rule in the 1950s, died Thursday. He was 92. In a hasty ceremony hours after Essebsi died at a military hospital in...