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Best of the best: AP ranks the top Games of the Century

Sep. 16, 2021 12:17 PM EDT

The mere idea of trying to rank the greatest “games of the century” doesn't make sense, which makes it perfect for college football. The national champion, after all, for decades was determined by educated guess, which meant there could be multiple games deemed...

No. 15 Texas, Arkansas to meet in throwback matchup

Sep. 09, 2021 12:31 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — One of college football’s most storied rivalries ended 30 years ago when Arkansas left the Southwest Conference for the greener pastures of the Southeastern Conference. The Razorbacks played Texas nearly 80 times before Arkansas switched, and...

Today in History

Sep. 08, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2021. There are 114 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 8, 1565, a Spanish expedition established the first permanent European...

Editorial Roundup: Florida

Sep. 01, 2021 07:14 AM EDT

South Florida Sun Sentinel. August 27, 2021. Editorial: On campaign money, DeSantis doth protest too much What’s with Gov. Ron DeSantis and his spokeswoman, Christina Pushaw? Their high-volume squawking over an Associated...

GOP's Larry Elder looks for shock win in California recall

Aug. 30, 2021 16:40 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s next governor could be a Black conservative who would erase state vaccine and mask mandates, is critical of gun control, disputes the notion of systemic racism in America and opposes the minimum wage because he says it tramples the free market. ...

Alaska Native convention pushed to December over COVID surge

Aug. 25, 2021 14:13 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Federation of Natives has postponed its annual convention because of a rise in COVID-19 cases in the state, officials said in a statement. The convention has traditionally been the largest gathering of Alaska Natives in the state. It...

Today in History

Aug. 22, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2021. There are 131 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 22, 1996, President Bill Clinton signed welfare legislation ending guaranteed cash...

Jimmy Carter, trounced in 1980, gets fresh look from history

Aug. 19, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Jimmy Carter is sometimes called a better former president than he was president. Nodding to Carter's decades of work as a globe-trotting humanitarian but with a glaring reminder of his landslide defeat in 1980, the backhanded compliment rankles Carter...

Today in History

Aug. 17, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2021. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 17, 1915, a mob in Cobb County, Georgia, lynched Jewish businessman Leo Frank, 31,...

Macomb student discovers historic treasure at estate sale

Aug. 15, 2021 01:03 AM EDT

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — When Tommy Dilger of Macomb Township purchased some old cameras and a box of slides at an estate sale he was not surprised to learn that there was still film in the cameras. “Every time I buy a camera with film in it I develop it,”...