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Average US gas price rises a penny, to $3.40 per gallon

Jan. 23, 2022 13:49 PM EST

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline is up a penny over the past two weeks, to $3.40 per gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that prices at the pump could continue to rise because crude oil costs have...

Gould's FG on final play gives 49ers 13-10 upset of Packers

Jan. 23, 2022 02:30 AM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Robbie Gould lived up to his name. On a field littered with snow flurries, Gould made a 45-yard field goal Saturday night as time expired and the San Francisco 49ers knocked off the top-seeded Packers 13-10 and possibly ended Aaron Rodgers’ tenure in Green...

Wildfire along California's Big Sur forces evacuations

Jan. 23, 2022 00:33 AM EST

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters on Saturday were battling a wildfire that broke out in the rugged mountains along Big Sur, forcing hundreds of residents on this precarious stretch of the California coast to evacuate and authorities to shut its main roadway. The fire started...

Brady, SB champs aim to avenge regular-season losses to Rams

Jan. 22, 2022 23:12 PM EST

L.A. RAMS (13-5) at TAMPA BAY (14-4) Sunday, 3 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Rams 9-9, Buccaneers 10-8. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 18-9. LAST MEETING: Rams...

Rishwain lifts San Francisco past Pepperdine 71-45

Jan. 22, 2022 22:53 PM EST

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Julian Rishwain had a season-high 20 points as San Francisco easily defeated Pepperdine 71-45 on Saturday. Yauhen Massalski had 12 points and 10 rebounds for San Francisco (16-4, 3-2 West Coast Conference). Jamaree Bouyea added 11 points and six rebounds. Gabe...

AP source: Vikings target GM finalists from Browns, Chiefs

Jan. 22, 2022 00:12 AM EST

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have targeted two finalists for their general manager job: Cleveland vice president of football operations Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and Kansas City executive director of player personnel Ryan Poles. According to a person with knowledge of the...

Official: Man killed by police had 2 toy replica guns

Jan. 21, 2022 19:20 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The man fatally shot by police officers at the San Francisco International Airport was carrying two toy replica guns, an official said Friday. San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe, who initially took over the investigation because the airport is...

Nevada geothermal power lawsuit bound for US appeals court

Jan. 21, 2022 18:12 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal appeals court will have to decide whether protecting historical tribal lands and a rare toad warrant blocking a major geothermal plant in Nevada as the nation tries to move away from fossil fuels amid a looming climate crisis. Ormat Technologies says it...

Preteens can get vaxxed without parent under California bill

Jan. 21, 2022 17:21 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents’ consent under a proposal introduced Friday by a state senator who said youngsters “deserve the right to protect themselves” against infectious disease. Currently in...

Familiar playoff foes face off again as Packers host 49ers

Jan. 21, 2022 16:38 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (11-7) at GREEN BAY (13-4) Sunday, 8:15 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 6, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: 49ers 10-8; Packers 12-5. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 38-32-1 LAST MEETING:...