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Liberty downs Fever for first 2-0 start since 2016 season

May. 16, 2021 16:58 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Betnijah Laney scored 20 points and Sabrina Ionescu scored 12 and New York beat Indiana 73-65 on Sunday. Michaela Onyenwere scored 11 points and Jazmine Jones 10 for New York, which hasn't won its first two games to start a season since 2016. ...

Jones, Bonner combine for 47 points in Sun's win over Dream

May. 14, 2021 22:16 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 26 points and eight rebounds, DeWanna Bonner added 21 points, seven rebounds and five assists and the Connecticut Sun beat Atlanta 78-67 on Friday night to spoil the Dream's inaugural game at the Gateway Center. Jones, playing...

Ewan McGregor won't soon forget his fashion turn as Halston

May. 13, 2021 19:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine, if you will, a galaxy far, far away where the one-name fashion wonder Halston dresses Obi-Wan Kenobi in something fabulous from the swinging '70s. Ewan McGregor can. Sort of. McGregor is in the unique position of being the...

Alleged serial killer faces death penalty trial in Oklahoma

May. 11, 2021 12:28 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jury selection continued Tuesday in the death penalty trial of an alleged serial killer accused of kidnapping and killing an Oklahoma woman more than 20 years ago. William Lewis Reece, 61, faces charges of first-degree murder and kidnapping in the...

Family of teen shot by police files lawsuit over protest

May. 08, 2021 12:58 PM EDT

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (AP) — The family of a teenager shot to death in 2018 by Cottonwood Heights police has filed a federal lawsuit against the city, its police department, and some officers after violent clashes occurred at a protest in August. In the lawsuit filed...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong sentenced for Tiananmen vigil

May. 06, 2021 04:02 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Prominent pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong was sentenced to more jail time Thursday for participating in an unauthorized vigil to commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, as Hong Kong authorities exert more control over dissent in the city. ...

Today in History

May. 06, 2021 00:34 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, May 6, the 126th day of 2021. There are 239 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 6, 1954, medical student Roger Bannister broke the four-minute mile during a track...

Review: Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish in 'Here Today'

May. 05, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

A sleepy and aimless stab at something earnestly “feel-good," “Here Today" is a wasted pairing of Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish that juggles dementia, grief and family squabbles about as adeptly as a daytime soap. “Here Today,” which...

Ex-Maryland volunteer firefighters indicted on arson charges

Apr. 30, 2021 14:44 PM EDT

NEW CARROLLTON, Md. (AP) — A group of Maryland volunteer firefighters accused of setting fire to vacant structures have been charged with arson and other crimes. The five men, who worked for West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department in New Carrollton, were indicted by...

Father pleads no contest in Hawaii girl's starvation death

Apr. 29, 2021 15:44 PM EDT

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — The father of a 9-year-old Hawaii girl who starved to death pleaded no contest to manslaughter. Kevin Lehano's plea to a reduced charge is part of a deal with prosecutors, Hawaii Tribune-Herald reported Thursday. Lehano, his...