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Markets Right Now: Stocks turn mixed on Wall Street

Nov. 22, 2019 11:55 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are mixed in midday trading as a week dominated by ups and downs in U.S.-China trade talks comes to a close. President Donald Trump said Friday that a deal between the world’s largest economies is...

Wyoming tops Louisiana-Lafayette 69-61 in OT

Nov. 22, 2019 12:26 AM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Hunter Thompson had 22 points as Wyoming topped Louisiana-Lafayette 69-61 in overtime on Thursday night. A.J. Banks had 12 points for Wyoming (3-3). Trevon Taylor added 12 points. Hunter Maldonado had 11 points and nine rebounds for the hosts. Kobe Julien had 15 points and seven...

Asian shares mostly higher despite US-China trade anxiety

Nov. 21, 2019 11:22 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Stocks logged modest gains Friday in Asia after a lackluster overnight session on Wall Street ended with the market’s third straight drop. Reports suggesting Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, Beijing’s lead trade negotiator, has invited U.S. officials to China for talks helped...

Cheese scores 19 to carry Akron past Youngstown St. 82-60

Nov. 21, 2019 10:20 PM EST

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Tyler Cheese came off the bench to score 19 points to carry Akron to an 82-60 win over Youngstown State on Thursday night. Loren Cristian Jackson had 19 points for Akron (4-1), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Channel Banks added 12 points and Camron Reece had 10....

No. 17 Cincinnati can clinch AAC East by beating Temple

Nov. 21, 2019 4:28 PM EST

Temple (7-3, 4-2 AAC) at No. 17 Cincinnati (9-1, 6-0), Saturday at 7 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Cincinnati by 10 1/2. Series record: Temple leads 13-7. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Bearcats can clinch the AAC East and a spot in the conference’s title game. The Bearcats also would host the game if they beat Temple and...

10 Things to Know for Today

Nov. 21, 2019 8:38 AM EST

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. KEY WITNESSES CAP INTENSE WEEK IN IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY David Holmes and Fiona Hill are expected to recount how they grew alarmed by how Trump and others in his orbit were conducting foreign policy in Ukraine....

Fear, turmoil in Lebanon as its financial crisis worsens

Nov. 21, 2019 1:10 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — On one of Beirut’s main commercial streets, store owners are cutting salaries by half or considering shutting down. Shops advertise sales, but still can’t draw in customers. The only place doing a thriving business: the store that sells safes, as Lebanese increasingly stash...

Asian shares skid on renewed US-China trade worries

Nov. 20, 2019 11:35 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Shares skidded Thursday in Asia after moderate declines on Wall Street as anxious mounted over the possibility the U.S. and China may not reach a trade deal before next year. Hong Kong led the region with its benchmark Hang Seng index falling 1.5% to 26,461.41. The Shanghai Composite index...

Georgia beats Georgia Tech to maintain hold on state rivalry

Nov. 20, 2019 11:00 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Anthony Edwards was content to focus on other areas of his game when Rayshaun Hammonds was handling the bulk of Georgia’s scoring against Georgia Tech. When Hammonds left the game with four fouls midway through the second half, however, Edwards immediately picked up his scoring....

Banks, Lewis lift James Madison past Old Dominion 80-78

Nov. 20, 2019 10:04 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Darius Banks and Matt Lewis scored 21 points apiece as James Madison narrowly beat Old Dominion 80-78 on Wednesday night. James Madison (3-2) led 70-55 with about four minutes left. But the Monarchs (3-2) pulled to 79-78 on Malik Curry’s 3-pointer with four seconds to play. Zach...