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James Sands makes Glasgow Rangers debut in draw vs Aberdeen

Jan. 18, 2022 17:52 PM EST

American midfielder James Sands made his debut for Glasgow Rangers, playing the entire match during a 1-1 draw at Aberdeen on Tuesday night in the Scottish Premier League. The 21-year-old from Rye, New York, was loaned from Major League Soccer champion New York City to Rangers on...

Official: Japan hopes to lead Asian zero-emissions push

Jan. 18, 2022 06:45 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japan will gradually phase out coal plants over the next two decades while developing new technologies to reduce, capture and utilize carbon, Environment Minister Tsuyoshi Yamaguchi said Tuesday. Yamaguchi said in an interview with The Associated Press that Japan hopes...

Officials: US fugitive faked death, found in UK with COVID

Jan. 14, 2022 17:17 PM EST

A Rhode Island man who is believed to have fled the U.S. and faked his own death to evade prosecution for rape and financial fraud has been arrested in Scotland after being hospitalized with COVID-19, authorities said. Nicholas Alahverdian, 34, who has been a vocal critic of Rhode...

James Sands loaned to Glasgow Rangers by New York City

Jan. 05, 2022 16:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — American midfielder and defender James Sands was loaned Wednesday to Glasgow Rangers from Major League Soccer champion New York City through the end of the 2023-24 Scottish Premier League season. Rangers have an option to acquire Sands at the end of the loan. ...

Name game: Reyna's Dortmund to play Bronckhorst's Rangers

Dec. 14, 2021 14:56 PM EST

American midfielder Gio Reyna's could get to play in the Europa League against the team managed by the person he was named after. Reyna, a 19-year-old who debuted for Dortmund last year, was named after Giovanni van Bronckhorst, a teammate of his dad, Claudio Reyna, at Scotland's...

Russia vetoes UN resolution linking climate change, security

Dec. 13, 2021 16:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Russia on Monday vetoed a first-of-its-kind U.N. Security Council resolution casting climate change as a threat to international peace and security, a vote that sank a years-long effort to make global warming a more central consideration for the U.N.'s most powerful body. ...

Editorial Roundup: Illinois

Dec. 08, 2021 13:01 PM EST

Champaign News-Gazette. December 5, 2021. Editorial: Secret spending plan an affront to open, honest government Pulling fast ones is a longstanding, but unfortunate, practice in Illinois’ legislative process. There’s a reason why the governor and...

'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

Dec. 07, 2021 01:25 AM EST

“Cheugy” is apparently a lot to chew on. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce have something in common — broadcasters butcher their names. And virtually everyone is having trouble with “omicron.” All...

Editorial Roundup: Kentucky

Dec. 01, 2021 17:45 PM EST

Bowling Green Daily News. November XX, 2021. Editorial: Barren teacher’s hall induction highlights quality of area education We think it is safe to say that receiving accolades or outside recognition is not the primary motivator for the vast...

US climate pledge faces test in Senate with global impact

Nov. 23, 2021 18:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — After talking the climate talk at U.N. negotiations in Scotland, the Biden administration now tests whether a divided United States can walk the climate walk: push a massive investment for a new era of clean energy through the narrowest of margins in the Senate. ...