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Mavs get key 125-107 win for postseason, eliminate Pelicans

May. 12, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 33 points, Kristaps Porzingis added 19 in his return from injury and the Dallas Mavericks took a big step toward avoiding the play-in tournament with a 125-107 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night. The Pelicans were...

Brady-Prescott kicks off NFL season plus a return to London

May. 12, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

The NFL is returning to London in October and Tom Brady begins his pursuit of an eighth Super Bowl title against Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys when Tampa Bay hosts the league’s annual kickoff game on Sept. 9. The first game in London since the coronavirus pandemic...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

May. 12, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: May 10 The Washington Post on a school bombing and Afghanistan's future: The horrific bombing of a school for girls in Kabul on Saturday was a grim presage of the...

EXPLAINER: With bankruptcy tossed, what's next for the NRA?

May. 12, 2021 18:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that a judge has rejected the National Rifle Association’s bankruptcy bid, blocking its plan to reincorporate in Texas, the gun rights group is back to fighting a lawsuit that threatens to put it out of business. Harlin Hale, a federal bankruptcy...

Matsuyama returns at Nelson, 1st event since winning Masters

May. 12, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama has the simple goal of getting his game back in shape at the AT&T Byron Nelson, his first tournament since becoming the first Japanese player to win the Masters. Local favorite Jordan Spieth didn't intend to be away just as...

Morant, Brooks help Memphis to 133-104 rout of Mavericks

May. 11, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant had 24 points, eight assists and seven rebounds as the Memphis Grizzlies used a third-quarter burst to beat the Dallas Mavericks 133-104 on Tuesday night. Dillon Brooks added 22 points and John Konchar had a season-high 18 for the...

2 Texas deputies killed, city worker wounded in attack

May. 11, 2021 21:54 PM EDT

EDEN, Texas (AP) — A man shot two West Texas sheriff's deputies dead and critically wounded a city employee answering a dog complaint, authorities said Tuesday. Sgt. Justin Baker of the Texas Department of Public Safety said the suspect was taken into custody after...

Stars miss playoffs by following Cup Final with 14 OT losses

May. 11, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

The Dallas Stars couldn't take their season into overtime after all of that extra time they played during the condensed schedule. Only 7 1/2 months after finishing the NHL's first pandemic-affected season in the Stanley Cup Final inside the NHL bubble, the Stars missed...

New course in Dallas for last stop before PGA Championship

May. 11, 2021 11:34 AM EDT

PGA TOUR AT&T BYRON NELSON Site: McKinney, Texas. Course: TPC Craig Ranch. Yardage: 7,468. Par: 72. Prize money: $8.1 million. Winner's share: $1.458 million. Television:...

Lillard, Blazers score 50 in first, blast Rockets 140-129

May. 11, 2021 01:38 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 34 points and nine rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers raced to a 140-129 victory over the Houston Rockets on Monday night. The Blazers scored 50 points in the first quarter, setting a franchise record...