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Woman pleads guilty to sending ricin in 2020 letter to Trump

Jan. 25, 2023 13:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Canadian woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to mailing a threatening letter containing the poison ricin to then-President Donald Trump at the White House. The letter from Pascale Ferrier directing Trump to “give up and remove your application for this...

Coit scores 32, Northern Illinois knocks off Kent St. 86-76

Jan. 24, 2023 23:26 PM EST

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — David Coit scored 32 points as Northern Illinois beat Kent State 86-76 on Tuesday night. Coit had six assists for the Huskies (8-12, 4-3 Mid-American Conference). Darweshi Hunter scored 14 points, going 5 of 7 (4 for 5 from distance). Kaleb Thornton was 5-of-11...

Jones' 27 points lead Buffalo over Ball State 91-65

Jan. 24, 2023 22:25 PM EST

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Curtis Jones scored 27 points as Buffalo beat Ball State 91-65 on Tuesday night. Jones shot 11 for 21, including 5 for 12 from beyond the arc for the Bulls (10-10, 4-3 Mid-American Conference). Armoni Foster added 20 points while shooting 8 of 8 from the field...

Bengals O-line subs stay ready ahead of AFC title game

Jan. 24, 2023 16:07 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Coach Zac Taylor says he never doubted the toughness of the Bengals offensive line, no matter how many backups had to be pushed into service to replace the injured starters. “We’ve had confidence throughout,” Taylor insisted Monday, a day after Cincinnati...

Disrespected no more, Bengals prepare to face Chiefs again

Jan. 23, 2023 17:40 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals went into Buffalo feeling disrespected and played their most complete game of the season. With tickets on sale last week for a potential neutral-site Buffalo-Kansas City AFC championship game, the Bengals came into a snowstorm and dominated...

Olofsson, Krebs each score 2 as Sabres surge past Ducks 6-3

Jan. 21, 2023 16:52 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Victor Olofsson and Peyton Krebs each scored two goals to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 6-3 win against the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday. Olofsson gave the Sabres a 4-3 lead at 2:12 of the third period when he finished off a 2-on-1 break with defenseman Ilya...

Dennis' 21 lead Toledo past Buffalo 86-77

Jan. 20, 2023 23:56 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Rayj Dennis scored 21 points as Toledo beat Buffalo 86-77 on Friday night. Dennis also contributed seven assists for the Rockets (13-6, 4-2 Mid-American Conference). Setric Millner Jr. scored 20 points while going 8 of 12 from the floor, including 2 for 3 from...

NFL VP backs NY girls' high school bid for flag football

Jan. 20, 2023 17:09 PM EST

KENMORE, N.Y. (AP) — Freshman Sydney Yost’s bid to establish a flag football program at her all-girl high school already has its first fan: NFL Vice President Troy Vincent. This week, the former player visited Mount St. Mary Academy in suburban Buffalo, New York, to help Yost...

Bengals want ball in Burrow's hands with ground game stalled

Jan. 20, 2023 14:14 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe knows best. That's a mantra the Bengals have fully embraced. Cincinnati’s success has turned on Joe Burrow's ability to process and act, complete passes in tight windows, work around the team's deficiencies and turn broken plays into first downs. ...

NFL assistants balance playoff prep with job interviews

Jan. 20, 2023 11:38 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — DeMeco Ryans' day as San Francisco defensive coordinator started with meetings and then went to the practice field as he focused on implementing a defense to slow down Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys. Then instead of relaxing or diving into more film...