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Freshman Brown, UAB defense suffocate Old Dominion 38-14

Oct. 19, 2019 10:00 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — True freshman Jermaine Brown ran for 116 yards and a score, Tyler Johnston III threw two touchdowns, and UAB became bowl eligible as it put Old Dominion away early with a 38-14 win on Saturday. The victory was UAB's 16th straight at home. On the opening drive, ODU quarterback...

Herbert rallies No. 12 Oregon past No. 25 Washington 35-31

Oct. 19, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For all he's accomplished in his Oregon career, Justin Herbert had never faced the challenge of rallying from this much of a deficit, on the road and against the Ducks' most hated rival. Doing so would all but lock up the Pac-12 North, keep Oregon on the very fringes of the College Football...

King of the North? No. 12 Oregon visits No. 25 Washington

Oct. 18, 2019 2:55 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A year ago, Jacob Eason sat on his couch in Seattle and watched on television as a sea of yellow and green enveloped the field at Autzen Stadium after Oregon got the better of its northern neighbors. Eason couldn't do anything that day other than watch since he was sitting out a year after...

EU leaders rubber stamp Lagarde's ECB appointment

Oct. 18, 2019 7:10 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have approved the appointment of Christine Lagarde as the next president of the European Central Bank. The former International Monetary Fund managing director will replace Mario Draghi, who has served as ECB president since 2011. The European Council had already...

Kawhi back in Canada, NBA GMs think he'll go back to finals

Oct. 18, 2019 1:30 AM EDT

Kawhi Leonard was back in Canada, where last season he won a championship. NBA general managers think he's going to win another one this season. They voted the Los Angeles Clippers as the favorites Thursday in the NBA.com GM survey , believing Leonard and Paul George are the missing pieces for a team that's never...

Protesters bar Haiti's president from visiting historic site

Oct. 17, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's embattled president was forced on Thursday to hold a private ceremony amid heavy security for what is usually a public celebration of one of the country's founding fathers. Jovenel Moïse and other officials appeared at the National Pantheon Museum in downtown...

Allen, McCaffrey and defense have led Panthers resurgence

Oct. 17, 2019 4:58 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Truth be told, the Panthers could probably do without a bye this week. Coach Ron Rivera's team is playing its best football since 2015, when it went 15-1 in the regular season and reached the Super Bowl. The Panthers have battled back from losing their first two games to win their...

Tanev scores OT winner, Penguins deal Avalanche first loss

Oct. 16, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan believes his undermanned Penguins can beat any team right now, despite missing five of their top nine forwards. The Penguins proved it on Wednesday night by knocking off the Colorado Avalanche, the league's last unbeaten team. Brandon Tanev scored a...

No. 12 Oregon's defense off to historic start

Oct. 16, 2019 9:37 PM EDT

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Running back Cyrus Habibi-Likio says Oregon's defense in practice is as good as — or even better than — some of the teams the Ducks have faced so far. "It's like game day, every day out there in practice. Game day," he said. Oregon's D has been revived under new defensive...

Eurozone inflation revised down to near 3-year lows

Oct. 16, 2019 6:48 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Inflation in the 19-country eurozone was revised down in September to its lowest rate in nearly three years as energy prices fell by more than initially thought, official figures showed Wednesday. In an update, statistics agency Eurostat found that consumer prices rose by an annual rate of...