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Russia expels 2 Dutch diplomats in quid pro quo move

Jan. 18, 2021 9:54 AM EST

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Foreign Ministry on Monday announced the expulsion of two Dutch diplomats in a quid pro quo move. In December, the Netherlands ordered two Russian diplomats out after the country's intelligence agency accused them of gathering intelligence information on semiconductors,...

FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2008, file photo Vice presidential candidate Joe Biden, D-Del., left, and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., right, wave during a rally at the Bank Atlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

Biden's long political evolution leads to his biggest test

Jan. 17, 2021 5:47 PM EST

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. has navigated a half-century in American politics by relentlessly positioning himself at the core of the Democratic Party. Wherever that power center shifted, there Biden has been, whether as the young senator who opposed court-ordered busing in school...

Davis scores 15 to lift Vermont past Maine 65-30

Jan. 16, 2021 6:19 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Ryan Davis scored 15 points, Vermont held Maine to a season-low score in a 65-30 win on Saturday. Stef Smith added 14 points for Vermont (6-3, 6-3 America East Conference), which earned its fourth straight win. Robin Duncan added nine rebounds and nine assists. All 15 Wildcats saw...

Davis scores 25 to carry Vermont over Binghamton 76-60

Jan. 9, 2021 4:42 PM EST

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Davis had 25 points and 11 rebounds as Vermont topped Binghamton 76-60 on Saturday. Stef Smith had 16 points for Vermont (4-3, 4-3 America East Conference). Isaiah Powell added 14 points. Ben Shungu had nine assists and six rebounds. Brenton Mills had 16 points for the Bearcats...

Shungu scores 21 to lead Vermont over Albany 74-66

Jan. 3, 2021 8:38 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Ben Shungu had a career-high 21 points as Vermont topped Albany 74-66 on Sunday. Ryan Davis had 19 points for Vermont (3-3, 3-3 America East Conference). Justin Mazzulla added 11 points. Isaiah Powell had nine rebounds. Stef Smith, who was second on the Catamounts in scoring entering...

Kelly scores 27 to lift Albany (NY) past Vermont 63-62

Jan. 2, 2021 9:05 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — CJ Kelly had a career-high 27 points as Albany rallied from a 15-point deficit in the second half and narrowly beat Vermont 63-62 on Saturday night. Albany trailed 45-30 with 16:50 remaining and tied it at 52 with 7:28 left. Jarvis Doles hit a jumper to give the Great Danes the lead...

O'Hearn lifts NJIT over Vermont 81-80 in 2OT

Dec. 28, 2020 5:50 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Dylan O'Hearn scored a career-high 26 points, San Antonio Brinson beat the buzzer on a putback, and NJIT topped Vermont 81-80 in double overtime on Monday for its first-ever Atlantic Sun Conference victory. O'Hearn lost his footing on the final possession but he got it to Diego...

Vermont rolls over league newcomer NJIT in AEC opener 92-78

Dec. 27, 2020 8:06 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Stef Smith scored 27 points and Ryan Davis added 22 and Vermont opened America East Conference play with a 92-78 win over league newcomer NJIT on Sunday. The Catamounts (2-1) scored the first 15 points of the game and never looked back. Isaiah Powell added 10 points for Vermont. Zach...

Shungu, Smith carry Vermont over UMass-Lowell 62-53

Dec. 22, 2020 6:07 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Ben Shungu registered 12 points and six rebounds as Vermont topped UMass Lowell 62-53 on Tuesday. Stef Smith added 10 points for Vermont (1-1, 1-1 America East Conference), and Bailey Patella chipped in nine points. Obadiah Noel had 18 points for the River Hawks (2-4, 1-1). Ron...

Mitchell scores 24 to lead Mass.-Lowell past Vermont 73-65

Dec. 21, 2020 7:56 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Ron Mitchell had a career-high 24 points plus 10 rebounds as UMass Lowell defeated Vermont, which was playing its season opener, 73-65 on Monday. Mitchell made 9 of 12 shots, including 6 of 8 on 3-pointers. The game was the America East Conference opener for both teams and they square...