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Jackson's home run sparks USC to 4-2 victory over Oregon in Pac-12 Tournament elimination game

May. 23, 2024 21:12 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ryan Jackson led off with a home run in a three-run sixth inning and No. 4 seed USC defeated third-seeded Oregon 4-2 in an elimination game at the Pac-12 Tournament on Thursday. USC (30-27) advances to Friday's semifinal round. Jackson...

Keljo pitches 4 innings of no-hit relief to help Oregon State beat Arizona State in Pac-12 tourney

May. 23, 2024 17:12 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mason Guerra hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and Nelson Keljo pitched four innings of no-hit relief to help Oregon State beat Arizona State 3-2 on Thursday in the Pac-12 Tournament. Oregon State (42-14) needs Arizona to defeat California in the...

Black Americans are underrepresented in residential care communities, AP/CNHI News analysis finds

May. 23, 2024 08:47 AM EDT

Norma Upshaw was living alone south of Nashville when her doctor said she needed to start in-home dialysis. Her closest family lived 40 miles away, and they’d already scrambled once when the independent senior living facility the 82-year-old had called home — a community of...

Black Americans are underrepresented in residential care communities, AP/CNHI News analysis finds

May. 23, 2024 08:47 AM EDT

Norma Upshaw, 82, was living alone south of Nashville, when her doctor said she needed to start in-home dialysis. Her closest family lived 40 miles away, and they’d already scrambled once when the independent senior living facility she had called home — a community of largely...

Flaharty has 3 hits, drives in winning runs in 7th to lift Utah over Oregon 4-2 in Pac-12 Tournament

May. 22, 2024 20:41 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Matt Flaharty had three hits and drove in three runs, including two in the bottom of the seventh inning, to lift seventh-seeded Utah to a 4-2 win over third-seeded Oregon in pool play at the Pac-12 Conference Tournament on Wednesday. Drake Digiorno and TJ...

Centrist challenger ousts progressive prosecutor in DA race in Portland, Oregon

May. 22, 2024 20:06 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Centrist district attorney candidate Nathan Vasquez has ousted the incumbent progressive prosecutor in Oregon’s Multnomah County, home to Portland, after running a campaign in which he vowed to be tough on crime. One of District Attorney Mike Schmidt’s...

Centrist challenger Nathan Vasquez ousts progressive prosecutor in district attorney race in Portland, Oregon

May. 22, 2024 19:44 PM EDT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Centrist challenger Nathan Vasquez ousts progressive prosecutor in district attorney race in Portland, Oregon.

Female White House chef duo has dished up culinary diplomacy at state dinners for nearly a decade

May. 22, 2024 16:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A house-cured smoked salmon, red grapefruit, avocado and cucumber starter. Dry-aged rib eye beef in a sesame sabayon sauce. Salted caramel pistachio cake under a layer of matcha ganache. While President Joe Biden and his guest of honor at a White House state...

New Big Ten schools will make at least 1 appearance on Fox's Friday night college football package

May. 22, 2024 15:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Each of the Big Ten Conference's new West Coast schools will make at least one appearance this coming season on Fox Sports' “College Football Friday” package. The 12-game schedule includes nine Big Ten matchups. Oregon, Southern California, UCLA and...

Tough-on-crime challenger leading in race for district attorney in Portland, Oregon

May. 22, 2024 06:46 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A centrist candidate who has vowed to be tough on crime was leading in the race for top prosecutor in Oregon’s Multnomah County, home to Portland, in a contest that was seen as a referendum on voter concerns over homelessness, public drug use and disorder. ...