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Weekend blast: Gas now shut off to Georgia apartment complex

Sep. 15, 2021 14:49 PM EDT

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Gas has been temporarily turned off at an apartment complex in an Atlanta suburb where a building partially collapsed during a weekend explosion, sending four people to the hospital. Atlanta Gas Light said inspectors have identified appliance and...

Worker advocates seek more NC aid as federal benefits expire

Sep. 13, 2021 22:49 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's unemployed need higher and longer jobless benefits from the state more than ever now that additional federal benefits created during the COVID-19 pandemic expired this month, advocates for workers and the poor said Monday. Several...

UTSA dominates Lamar 54-0 for first-ever shutout

Sep. 11, 2021 21:30 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (AP) — Sincere McCormick rushed for two touchdowns to set a UTSA record, Josh Adkins passed for two scores and the Roadrunners rolled to a 54-0 win over Lamar on Saturday night, the first shutout in program history. Sincere...

Biden's vaccine rules to set off barrage of legal challenges

Sep. 11, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s sweeping new vaccine requirements have Republican governors threatening lawsuits. His unapologetic response: “Have at it.” The administration is gearing up for another major clash between federal and state rule. But while...

Biden's vaccine rules to set off barrage of legal challenges

Sep. 10, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s sweeping new vaccine requirements have Republican governors threatening lawsuits. His unapologetic response: “Have at it.” The administration is gearing up for another major clash between federal and state rule. But while...

4 teens killed, 2 injured in crash on Colorado's plains

Sep. 10, 2021 18:19 PM EDT

WILEY, Colo. (AP) — Four teenagers were killed and two other people were hospitalized when the SUV the teens were riding in ran a stop sign and hit a semitrailer on Colorado’s rural southeastern plains on Wednesday night, the Colorado State Patrol said. The eastbound...

Minus Ibrahim, Minnesota leans on rugged OL, deep RB group

Sep. 09, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has been forced to move forward without star running back Mohamed Ibrahim, trying to fend off those what-could-have-been thoughts that only serve to frustrate and distract. The good news for the Gophers is they are well-built to keep their...

No. 15 Texas, Arkansas to meet in throwback matchup

Sep. 09, 2021 12:31 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — One of college football’s most storied rivalries ended 30 years ago when Arkansas left the Southwest Conference for the greener pastures of the Southeastern Conference. The Razorbacks played Texas nearly 80 times before Arkansas switched, and...

Minnesota loses star RB Ibrahim to season-ending leg injury

Sep. 06, 2021 15:28 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With a senior-laden lineup led by running back Mo Ibrahim, Minnesota entered the season with a prime opportunity to bounce back from a rough year and compete with rivals Wisconsin and Iowa for the West Division title. One week in, the Gophers have...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Sep. 06, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

San Antonio Express-News. Sept. 3, 2021. Editorial: Troubling implications of egregious abortion law There are so many egregious layers to Texas’ ban on abortions, it is hard to know where to begin. There is the blatant...