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Georgia speaker's widow enters race to fill state House seat

Nov. 30, 2022 17:06 PM EST

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. (AP) — The widow of former Georgia House Speaker David Ralston is running to fill his vacant legislative seat. Sheree Ralston announced Wednesday that she was running for election in the 7th House District, which covers Fannin and Gilmer counties and part of Dawson...

Women break through as World Cup play-by-play voices

Nov. 17, 2022 09:58 AM EST

The World Cup will sound different this year. Jacqui Oatley will become the first woman play-by-play commentator for U.S. World Cup telecasts, heading one of Fox’s five broadcast teams for the tournament in Qatar that opens Sunday. Pien Meulensteen, Vicki Sparks and...

Canadian sports broadcasters still hampered post-pandemic

Nov. 12, 2022 09:21 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Radio broadcast crews around the NHL and NBA are essentially back to normal after a couple years of pandemic-related challenges — with exceptions on the travel front and almost all in Canadian markets. Radio broadcast crews for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary...

Seahawks don't believe DK Metcalf will need knee surgery

Oct. 24, 2022 20:00 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf suffered an injury to the patellar tendon in his left knee but does not need surgery at this time, according to coach Pete Carroll. “I know he’s really anxious to try to make his way back and in his mind he wants...

NASCAR suspends Bubba Wallace 1 race for Las Vegas crash

Oct. 18, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

Bubba Wallace received a one race suspension from NASCAR after an investigation determined he deliberately spun reigning Cup champion Kyle Larson at Las Vegas in a “dangerous act” of retaliation before confronting him afterward. Wallace had a shoving match with Larson after...

Giants, Jets peel rotten Big Apple label with winning starts

Oct. 17, 2022 17:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All the ego-bruising jokes, stinging cheap shots and embarrassing punchlines about New York football are falling flat now. Want to laugh at the Giants and Jets? Fuhgeddaboudit! Football in the Big Apple is rotten no more. But it...

An anchor again: Ted Koppel hosts show on US divisions

Oct. 13, 2022 12:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — At age 82, Ted Koppel is equipped to take the long view when discussing what divides Americans. The former “Nightline” anchor, now an occasional contributor to “CBS Sunday Morning,” takes over from Jane Pauley for the first time this weekend to host a...

Review: The 1975's new album is great until it's exceptional

Oct. 12, 2022 10:13 AM EDT

The 1975, “Being Funny in a Foreign Language” (Dirty Hit/Interscope) There is plenty to like about The 1975's new album until there's something to really admire. “Part of the Band” is the kind of song — is it post-pop, prog-pop, post-prog pop? — that...

'Oldies but Goodies': Longtime radio DJ Art Laboe dies at 97

Oct. 11, 2022 17:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Art Laboe, the pioneering radio DJ who read heartfelt song dedications to generations of loyal listeners and was credited with helping end segregation in Southern California during an eight-decade broadcast career, has died. He was 97. Laboe died Friday night at...

Seahawks lose Rashaad Penny for season to lower leg fracture

Oct. 10, 2022 13:43 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will be without running back Rashaad Penny for the rest of the season after suffering a broken fibula in his lower left leg in Sunday’s loss to New Orleans. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said on his radio show on KIRO-AM Monday that Penny...