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Brown helps Murray St hold off SE Missouri St 96-91 in OT

Jan. 18, 2020 8:27 PM EST

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Tevin Brown poured in 29 points and added six assists and Murray State held off upset-minded Southeast Missouri State 96-91 in overtime on Saturday. Brown made two free throws with 1 second left in regulation to send the game to overtime tied at 78. Jaiveon Eaves sank a 3-pointer...

Petty's 20 points leads Alabama past Missouri 88-74

Jan. 18, 2020 7:07 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama made 3-pointers early, overcame foul trouble late and took advantage of Missouri's shooting struggles everywhere but the free throw line. John Petty scored 20 points and Alex Reese and Jaden Shackelford each had 17 to lead the Crimson Tide to an 88-74 victory over Missouri...

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2019, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals' Harrison Bader (48) runs to second base during the fifth inning during Game 1 of a best-of-five National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta. Bader is confident he will be the starting center fielder for the Cardinals when the season begins. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Bader confident he'll start in center field for Cardinals

Jan. 18, 2020 6:19 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Harrison Bader is confident he'll be in center field for the St. Louis Cardinals when the season begins. Bader was in St. Louis on Saturday taking part in the annual Cardinals Winter Warm-Up. "I'm the starting center fielder," the 25-year-old Bader said. "It's my position. I'm going to...

Mosley carries Missouri State over Evansville 68-58

Jan. 18, 2020 4:56 PM EST

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Isiaih Mosley had a season-high 23 points as Missouri State defeated Evansville 68-58 on Saturday. Keandre Cook had 19 points for Missouri State (9-10, 3-3 Missouri Valley Conference). Gaige Prim added 12 points. K.J. Riley had 21 points for the Purple Aces (9-10, 0-6), whose losing...

Official: Homeless woman killed in vacant house fire in KC

Jan. 18, 2020 4:17 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A homeless woman has been killed in a fire at a vacant home on the northeastern side of Kansas City, fire officials there said. The fire was reported early Friday, according to the Kansas City Star. When firefighters arrived, the home was fully engulfed in flames, Kansas City Fire...

Missouri man suspected of firing shots in Walmart arrested

Jan. 18, 2020 3:38 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An 18-year-old man was arrested early Saturday after police say he fired shots inside a central Missouri Walmart. The shooting happened late Friday night after an employee confronted a man, later identified by police as Jamie Anton Jackson, who was in a restricted area of the store,...

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry runs to a drill during an NFL football practice Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans are scheduled to face the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship game Sunday. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Stopping Titans RB Derrick Henry a goal for Chiefs

Jan. 18, 2020 2:05 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first thing that most NFL defensive coordinators prioritize is stopping the run, even in this modern pass-happy era, because that tends to make the opposing offense one-dimensional and typically leads to overall success. For the Kansas City Chiefs, stopping the run in their AFC...

El quarterback de los Chiefs de Kansas City, Patrick Mahomes, festeja la victoria sobre los Texans de Houston, en el encuentro divisional de playoffs, disputado el domingo 12 de enero de 2020  (AP Foto/Charlie Riedel)

Titans, Chiefs on verge of Super Bowl, play for AFC title

Jan. 18, 2020 12:33 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid rarely digs into his own past, preferring to stay in the moment or focus squarely on the future. It's an approach that has served him well during a coaching career that might someday land him in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Yet when his Kansas City Chiefs faced a...

St. Louis donations wipe away $13 million in medical debt

Jan. 18, 2020 11:32 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Thousands of St. Louis-area families were freed from a major financial burden thanks to a charitable effort that is increasingly popular among churches and other organizations trying to help the needy — eliminating medical debt. Money raised at more than a dozen United Church of...

FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, a member of the gallery tries to display her sign while lawmakers convene during a joint select committee meeting on redistricting in Raleigh, N.C. Republican wins in state legislatures in 2010 put them in a commanding position to draw legislative and congressional maps the following year that essentially cemented their political power for a decade.  (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

Records reveal concerns of deceased GOP redistricting expert

Jan. 18, 2020 8:39 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican victories in state legislative and gubernatorial elections in 2010 put them in a commanding position the next year to draw new voting districts for the U.S. House and state legislatures that helped fortify Republican power for much of the following decade. But the...