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Lightning top Stars 2-0 on Vasilevskiy's 2nd shutout in week

Jan. 16, 2019 12:53 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy's second shutout in a week came with a little help from his friends on the penalty kill. The goaltender stopped 35 shots while helping to stifle six Dallas Stars power plays, and Ondrej Palat and Mikhail Sergachev scored for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 2-0 victory Tuesday...

Former major leaguer Wetteland charged with child sex abuse

Jan. 15, 2019 7:08 PM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — John Wetteland, a former All-Star and World Series MVP, has been charged in Texas with continuous sex abuse of a child under age 14. Wetteland, 52, was arrested Monday and freed on $25,000 bond, according to Denton County jail records. Wetteland lives in the Dallas-area suburb of...

Garrett waffles on Linehan's return as Cowboys ponder staff

Jan. 14, 2019 11:02 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett had two different answers Monday for whether oft-criticized offensive coordinator Scott Linehan would return next season. The first was on his morning radio show, when Garrett responded, "I do," when asked if he thought Linehan would be back for a...

No. of no-show airport security screeners soars in shutdown

Jan. 14, 2019 6:55 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The number of airport security screeners failing to show up for work around the country is soaring as the partial government shutdown goes into its fourth week. No-shows among screeners jumped Sunday and again Monday, when the Transportation Security Administration reported a national...

Cogliano to Stars, Shore to Ducks in struggling teams' trade

Jan. 14, 2019 6:32 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Stars acquired Andrew Cogliano from the Anaheim Ducks on Monday for Devin Shore in a swap of low-scoring veteran forwards on two frustrated teams. The 31-year-old Cogliano has just three goals and eight assists in 46 games this season after scoring just his second goal in...

Woman drinking wine from Pringles can banned from Walmart

Jan. 14, 2019 1:13 PM EST

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) — Police in northern Texas say a woman has been banned from a local Walmart after she spent several hours driving an electric shopping cart around the store's parking lot while drinking wine from a Pringles can. Police tell the Times Record News that officers responded to a report...

Curry hits 11 3s, scores 48 points, Warriors beat Mavericks

Jan. 14, 2019 12:12 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 48 points, making 11 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Dallas Mavericks 119-114 on Sunday night. Kevin Durant added 28 points and Klay Thompson had nine of his 16 in the fourth quarter. Curry's 11th 3-pointer —tying a season high — gave...

Curry scores 48, hits 11 3s as Warriors beat Mavs 119-114

Jan. 13, 2019 11:02 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — A day after the Dallas Mavericks got the bad news that backup point guard and team sparkplug J.J. Barea was lost for the season, Stephen Curry brought more bad news — in the form of 11 3-pointers. Curry scored 48 points and tied his season high for 3s in a game as the Golden State...

Young Cowboys have hope, but divisional-round block remains

Jan. 13, 2019 8:14 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott have their first playoff win and the same divisional-round block the Dallas Cowboys haven't been able to solve for nearly 25 years. The star quarterback and running back figure to be leading the Dallas offense for years to come with new No. 1 receiver...

Man achieves goal to have father buried with military honors

Jan. 13, 2019 7:56 PM EST

RITTMAN, Ohio (AP) — Having waited 64 years for the reunion, Rex Beach struggled to leave his father's casket when the time came. "It's hard to let go once you've found what you've been searching for all your life," Beach said following a ceremony at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Thursday was the...