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NY animal shelter caring for 200 rodents dumped by roads

Nov. 19, 2019 3:05 AM EST

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — An animal shelter in central New York is teeming with rats, mice, gerbils and guinea pigs after humane officers found more than 300 of the small mammals abandoned along roads. The SPCA of Tompkins County says the rodents were found Sunday huddled on the ground beside two roads in the...

Carmelo aims to knock off rust, knock down shots for Blazers

Nov. 19, 2019 2:29 AM EST

Plenty has changed since Carmelo Anthony last played an NBA game. Zion Williamson had just made his Duke debut. Kyrie Irving had said only a month earlier he planned to re-sign in Boston. There’s been turnover all over the league — including a blockbuster trade between Anthony’s last two...

Holiday, Sabonis lead Pacers to easy win over Nets

Nov. 19, 2019 12:18 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Pacers relied on the Holiday brothers to overcome some injuries in their backcourt. Aaron Holiday finished with career highs of 24 points and 13 assists, Justin Holiday scored 20 points and the Pacers cruised to a 115-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night....

Doughty, Wiley lead No. 19 Auburn past Colgate, 91-62

Nov. 18, 2019 11:25 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn quickly left undersized and overmatched Colgate with no room for error. The 19th-ranked Tigers started 5-for-5 from the field and 3-for-3 from beyond the arc in the opening four minutes, putting an early stamp on what became a 91-62 victory on Monday night. Samir Doughty scored...

Clark lifts LIU-Brooklyn over Delaware St. 92-84

Nov. 18, 2019 10:54 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Raiquan Clark had 25 points as Long Island-Brooklyn got past Delaware State 92-84 on Monday night. Ty Flowers added 20 points for the Sharks. Flowers also had 17 rebounds, seven assists and three blocks for the Sharks. Jashaun Agosto had 15 points for Long Island-Brooklyn (1-3). Ashtyn...

Grant scores 17 to carry Bryant past Niagara 73-62

Nov. 18, 2019 10:48 PM EST

NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Adam Grant had 17 points as Bryant beat Niagara 73-62 on Monday night. Benson Lin had 10 points and eight rebounds for Bryant (4-2), which won its fourth straight game. Charles Pride added 10 points. Hall Elisias had seven rebounds for the visitors. James Towns had 21 points and eight...

Randle, Morris guide Knicks over Cavs 123-105

Nov. 18, 2019 10:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A week made a big difference for the New York Knicks. Julius Randle scored 30 points, Marcus Morris Sr. added 23 and the Knicks beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 123-105 Monday night to avenge a 21-point home loss eight days prior. R.J. Barrett added 15 points and Damyean Dotson had 11 for New...

Judge rebuffs Trump’s bid to delay woman’s defamation suit

Nov. 18, 2019 10:34 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump lost his latest bid Monday to delay a former “Apprentice” contestant’s defamation suit as he faces a Jan. 31 deadline to undergo pretrial questioning in the case, which involves claims of unwanted kissing and groping. A New York appellate judge...

Wilson lifts Army over Fairleigh Dickinson 81-65

Nov. 18, 2019 9:49 PM EST

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Wilson had 16 points and 14 rebounds to carry Army to an 81-65 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Monday night. Lonnie Grayson had 19 points for Army (2-2). Alex King added 12 points. Jordan Coleman had 10 points and Tommy Funk distributed a career-high 13 assists for the hosts....

Man charged with killing 4 in NYC: I don’t remember assault

Nov. 18, 2019 9:46 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A homeless man charged in the beating deaths of four men as they slept on New York City streets says he has no memory of the assault. “I was looking for bottles for cash,” Randy Santos told The New York Times in a jail interview published Monday. “I needed the money...