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76ers are set for familiar faces Doc Rivers and Patrick Beverley to return to Philly with the Bucks

Feb. 24, 2024 10:59 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Daryl Morey had video of an attempted moon landing on mute on his laptop as he explained the role of data analytics in the NBA when, suddenly, a crowd of people clapping popped up on the screen. Morey paused the conversation as Intuitive Machines employees...

Maxey, Payne lead 76ers past Cleveland, 104-97, send Cavaliers to 3rd loss in 4 games

Feb. 23, 2024 23:29 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tyrese Maxey scored 24 points, Cam Payne added 16 points off the bench and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Cleveland 104-97 Friday night, sending the Cavaliers to their second straight loss and third in four games. Maxey was having a quiet game until the fourth...

Border Patrol releases hundreds of migrants at a bus stop after San Diego runs out of aid money

Feb. 23, 2024 23:10 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hundreds of migrants were dropped off Friday at a San Diego bus stop instead of at a reception center that had been serving as a staging area because it ran out of local funding sooner than expected, showing how even the largest city on the country's southern border is struggling...

A list of mass killings in the United States this year

Feb. 23, 2024 15:15 PM EST

The latest mass killing in the U.S. happened in Ferguson, Missouri, where authorities say a 39-year-old woman intentionally set a fire at home to kill herself and her four children. The children were 9-year-old twins, a 5-year-old and a 2-year-old. Police announced late Wednesday...

Kyle Lowry gets six stitches for a gash to his forehead in his debut for the 76ers

Feb. 23, 2024 00:04 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Lowry got six stitches in his gashed forehead in the pattern of a “7,” matching his 76ers uniform number during the North Philadelphia native's debut for his new team. But there's something about being raised Philly tough that motivated Lowry to return...

Jalen Brunson, Knicks spoil Kyle Lowry's 76ers debut with Spike Lee watching in Philly, win 110-96

Feb. 22, 2024 22:49 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jalen Brunson heard “MVP!” chants each time the New York Knicks All-Star stepped to the free-throw line. The former Villanova All-American signed dozens of autographs before the game — many for fans wearing his old college jersey. Spike Lee wore Brunson's...

Arcadium: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 16:50 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Arcadium Lithium plc (ALTM) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $37.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Philadelphia-based company said it had net income of 18 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 34...

Trump hawks $399 branded shoes at 'Sneaker Con,' a day after a $355 million ruling against him

Feb. 17, 2024 21:45 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As he closes in on the Republican presidential nomination, former President Donald Trump made a highly unusual stop Saturday, hawking new Trump-branded sneakers at “Sneaker Con,” a gathering that bills itself as the “The Greatest Sneaker Show on Earth.” ...

House scores 18, Drexel downs Campbell 81-66

Feb. 17, 2024 17:37 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Luke House had 18 points in Drexel's 81-66 victory against Campbell on Saturday. House shot 6 for 11, including 6 for 8 from beyond the arc for the Dragons (17-10, 10-4 Coastal Athletic Association). Kobe Magee scored 15 points while shooting 5 for 8 (1 for 3...

Saving democracy is central to Biden's campaign messaging. Will it resonate with swing state voters?

Feb. 17, 2024 12:11 PM EST

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Just blocks from the shuttered Bethlehem Steel plant, the Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley was bustling on a recent day with scores of older people eating lunch. Downstairs, out of sight, a constant stream of visitors was shopping in its massive food pantry. Over...