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Clusters of illness linked to CBD vapes share 2nd connection

Oct. 21, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Some of the people rushing to emergency rooms thought the CBD vape they inhaled would help like a gentle medicine. Others puffed it for fun. What the vapors delivered instead was a jolt of synthetic marijuana, and with it an intense high of hallucinations and even seizures. More...

Addressing growing fan behavior problem top priority for NBA

Oct. 21, 2019 9:18 AM EDT

About a dozen NBA players gathered for a teleconference with officials in the league office this summer, making their case about what they believe is one of the biggest problems in the game. Fan behavior, they said, is getting worse. The numbers show they're right, and if that isn't troubling enough race only...

STAT WATCH: Kick to Utah State's Scarver at your own risk

Oct. 21, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

Savon Scarver has picked up where he left off as the nation's top kick returner. The Utah State junior ran back a kick 100 yards for a touchdown for the second time this season when he went the distance against Nevada on Saturday. He also had a 100 yarder against Colorado State on Sept. 28. Scarver, who averaged...

BYU upsets No. 14 Boise State 28-25

Oct. 20, 2019 4:08 AM EDT

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Facing a Top 25 team in his first career start didn't faze Baylor Romney. Romney threw for 221 yards and two touchdowns to help BYU upset No. 14 Boise State 28-25 on Saturday night. The Cougars snapped a three-game losing streak with their first victory over the Broncos since 2015. BYU...

Bright runs for 2 TDs as Utah State beats Nevada 36-10

Oct. 20, 2019 2:25 AM EDT

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Gerold Bright had 126 yards rushing and two scores on 15 carries, Savon Scarver had a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, and Utah State beat Nevada 36-10 in the snow on Saturday night. The Wolf Pack, on the game's opening possession, had first-and-goal from the 8 but a holding...

UC Davis jumps out early, rolls past Southern Utah 33-25

Oct. 20, 2019 1:23 AM EDT

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Jake Maier threw three touchdown passes, Ulonzo Gilliam ran for 140 yards and a score and UC Davis beat Southern Utah 33-25 on Saturday night. Maier connected with three separate receivers as the Aggies (4-4, 2-2 Big Sky Conference) jumped out to a 26-0 lead with 2:29 to play in the...

Moss sets record, leads No. 13 Utah past No. 17 Arizona St

Oct. 19, 2019 10:43 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — With its star running back and quarterback knocked out of the game in the first half, No. 13 Utah's hopes for a special season seemed as dim as the dark clouds around Rice-Eccles Stadium on Saturday night. The rain kept falling but the mood changed considerably, with Zack Moss...

Davis runs for school record 328 yards in Weber State win

Oct. 19, 2019 8:06 PM EDT

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Josh Davis ran for a school-record 328 yards and four touchdowns and Weber State pulled away with three fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat Northern Arizona 51-28 on Saturday. Davis carried it 34 times and scored a touchdown in each quarter. Kris Jackson added 22 runs for 111 yards and...

Hawks exercise 2020-21 options on Collins, Young, Huerter

Oct. 19, 2019 4:24 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have exercised the 2020-21 contract options on three of the team's top young players — forward John Collins and guards Trae Young and Kevin Huerter. The team exercised the fourth-year option on Collins and third-year options on Young and Huerter. Collins led the...

New Facebook oversight board results to be public, exec says

Oct. 18, 2019 6:01 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new quasi-independent oversight board will soon make decisions on some of the most difficult questions on what material belongs on Facebook's platform in a "very public way," an executive for the social-media company said Friday. The board will consider a small number of cases where...