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Queen Elizabeth II back at castle following hospital visit

Oct. 22, 2021 08:00 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was back at Windsor Castle on Friday and in good spirits after revelations that she spent the night in a London hospital earlier this week. Buckingham Palace said the 95-year-old British monarch went to the private King...

Beard builds transfer-heavy lineup for debut at No. 5 Texas

Oct. 22, 2021 03:15 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When Chris Beard left Texas Tech for Texas, one of the coach's first moves was to plunge into the transfer portal and leave the door wide open. Soon, players were pouring into Austin. Beard starts his...

Today in History

Oct. 19, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2021. There are 73 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 19, 2001, U.S. special forces began operations on the ground in Afghanistan, opening...

School investigates reports of slurs during football game

Oct. 18, 2021 09:59 AM EDT

BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — A Roman Catholic high school in Massachusetts has suspended football activities pending an investigation into reports that at least one of its players directed racial slurs at opposing players during a game last weekend. Players for Boston-based...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abington 31, Neshaminy 21 Abraham Lincoln 43, Philadelphia Central 6 Academy Park 37, Interboro 10 Aliquippa 49, Montour 0 Avella 30, Bentworth 21 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 01:42 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Agua Fria 16, Raymond S. Kellis 14 American Leadership-Gilbert 49, Thatcher 14 American Leadership-Queen Creek 64, Tempe Marcos de Niza 14 Arete-Mesa Prep 55, Globe 14 Ben...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:45 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Addison 22, Hamilton 21 Alexandria 47, Moody 7 American Christian Academy 62, Dallas County 28 Anniston 28, Handley 27 Ashville 42, Hanceville 0 Auburn...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:42 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alonso 46, Palm Harbor University 39 Apopka 44, West Port 0 Archbishop Carroll 45, Berean Christian 6 Armwood 19, Bloomingdale 8 Atlantic Coast 34, Ponte Vedra 13 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alcoa def. Union County, forfeit Baylor 41, Hendersonville 35 Bearden 14, Cleveland 10 Beech 49, Gallatin 17 Bledsoe County 41, Tellico Plains 24 Boyd...

Today in History

Oct. 16, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2021. There are 76 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 16, 1859, radical abolitionist John Brown led a raid on the U.S. arsenal at Harpers...