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Pope’s cousin takes star turn in Thailand as papal whisperer

Nov. 22, 2019 5:33 AM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — She made him wait for her while she chatted with Thailand’s king and queen. She chided him for only visiting Bangkok and not the “real Thailand.” And she got a chuckle out of “Jorge” when she took her time translating his off-the-cuff Spanish for local...

No. 6 Oregon faces Arizona State with CFP hopes intact

Nov. 22, 2019 3:58 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Oregon took care of one goal, clinching the Pac-12 North with a blowout win against Arizona last week. Facing another team from the desert in Arizona State, the sixth-ranked Ducks can ill-afford a slipup. At No. 6 in the latest standings, Oregon is still in the mix for a College...

Panthers-Saints Preview Capsule

Nov. 21, 2019 1:00 PM EST

CAROLINA (5-5) at NEW ORLEANS (8-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Saints by 8 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Panthers 5-5, Saints 7-3 SERIES RECORD — Panthers lead 25-24 LAST MEETING — Panthers beat Saints 33-14, Dec. 30, 2018 LAST WEEK — Panthers lost to Falcons 29-3; Saints beat...

Trial of US teens for Rome cop slaying to start in February

Nov. 21, 2019 8:12 AM EST

ROME (AP) — The lawyer of one of the two American teenagers jailed in Rome over the slaying of a Carabinieri police office says their trial has been fast-tracked and will begin early next year. Craig Peters, representing Finnegan Lee Elder, said Thursday that the first hearing has been scheduled for Feb....

Robinson’s record night helps Heat beat Cavs 124-100

Nov. 20, 2019 11:10 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — John Beilein had seen Duncan Robinson get on hot shooting stretches plenty of times before. None of those were at his expense. Robinson put on a show for his college coach — and got himself into the Miami record book as well. He set team marks with seven 3-pointers in the second...

Walter Minton, US publisher of ‘Lolita,‘ dies at 96

Nov. 20, 2019 5:17 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Walter J. Minton, a publishing scion and risk taker with a self-described "nasty streak" who as head of G.P. Putnam's Sons released works by Norman Mailer and Terry Southern among others and signed up Vladimir Nabokov's scandalous "Lolita," has died at age 96. Minton’s wife, Marion,...

Businesses need help with labyrinth of state, local laws

Nov. 20, 2019 11:21 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — When American Rhino, a retailer inside Boston’s Faneuil Hall, expanded to an unused space on the landmark building’s second floor, the company discovered the labyrinth that is local laws and ordinances. “There were lots of twists and turns — you really...

McDavid’s 3 points lead Oilers past Sharks 5-2

Nov. 20, 2019 2:16 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Connor McDavid dominated the way he usually does and got plenty of help from his Edmonton teammates. McDavid had a goal and two assists for his third straight game with at least three points, Leon Draisaitl extended his point streak to 13 games and the Oilers snapped the San Jose...

Chilean police suspend use of pellet guns against protesters

Nov. 19, 2019 8:09 PM EST

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean police are suspending the broad use of pellet guns that have wounded thousands during protests and left more than 200 people without sight in one eye. National police director Mario Rozas said Tuesday that pellet guns will now be used only in extreme cases, in which the lives...

Ducks claim Pac-12 North, but otherwise uncertainty abounds

Nov. 19, 2019 6:10 PM EST

Oregon has locked up the Pac-12 North, but much remains uncertain for the conference — even for the sixth-ranked Ducks. Coach Mario Cristobal’s team has a shot at a College Football Playoff berth, but it will need help from inside and outside the league. Oregon’s best hope is to face and beat...