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Prescott outplayed by Trubisky as Cowboys lose again

Dec. 6, 2019 1:32 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Dak Prescott was outplayed by Mitchell Trubisky. Jason Witten was very quiet, and Brett Maher made two big mistakes in the kicking game. Right now, the biggest reason for optimism for Dallas just might be the rest of the NFC East. Prescott's late rally ran out of time, and the Cowboys...

Kessel scores twice, leads Coyotes past Flyers 3-1

Dec. 5, 2019 10:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phil Kessel has overcome a slow start and is headed in the right direction for the Arizona Coyotes. Kessel scored two goals to lead the Coyotes to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Darcy Kuemper made 28 saves and Conor Garland also scored for the Coyotes, who...

Pennsylvania man charged in connection to theater shooting

Dec. 5, 2019 6:37 PM EST

SHILOH, Penn. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man was arrested Wednesday in connection to a fatal movie theater shooting, authorities said. Jalen Luis Bellaflores, 19, has been charged with homicide and conspiracy to commit homicide, according to West Manchester Police Chief John Snyder. Andre Maurice White Jr. was...

2 Russians charged in 'Evil Corp' global cybertheft ring

Dec. 5, 2019 5:55 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department unsealed charges Thursday against the alleged leader and a top associate of a Russian cybercriminal gang that U.S. and British officials say developed and distributed malware used to steal at least $100 million from banks and other financial institutions in more...

Browns' Mayfield passing in practice, looks good to go

Dec. 5, 2019 5:50 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw in practice for the first time since injuring his right hand in Sunday's loss at Pittsburgh. Mayfield's bruised throwing hand remains wrapped, but he zipped passes to Cleveland's running backs and tight ends during the early portion of Thursday's...

Giants' Barkley hoping to break 100-yard drought vs Eagles

Dec. 5, 2019 5:29 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The combination of playing the Philadelphia Eagles and Eli Manning returning at quarterback for the New York Giants might be what gets Saquon Barkley a much-sought 100-yard game rushing. The NFL offensive rookie of the year last season, Barkley has not rushed for 100 yards...

Bengals-Browns Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 5:28 PM EST

CINCINNATI (1-11) at CLEVELAND (5-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Browns by 9 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Bengals 5-6-1, Browns 4-7-1 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 50-41 LAST MEETING — Browns beat Bengals 26-18, Dec. 23, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bengals beat New York Jets 22-6;...

Giants-Eagles Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 5:19 PM EST

NEW YORK GIANTS (2-10) at PHILADELPHIA (5-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Eagles by 8 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Giants 4-8, Eagles 5-7 SERIES RECORD - Tied 85-85-2 LAST MEETING - Eagles beat Giants 25-22, Nov. 25, 2018 LAST WEEK - Giants lost to Packers 31-13; Eagles lost to Dolphins 37-31 AP PRO32 RANKING...

Psychologist loses license after suicides at closed prison

Dec. 5, 2019 4:43 PM EST

A prison psychologist in Pennsylvania has lost his license over a string of suicides and suicide attempts at a now-closed state prison. The state Board of Psychology has also ordered James Harrington to pay $62,000 in civil penalties and costs. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the board found Harrington had...

PFAS water contamination not widespread, Pennsylvania says

Dec. 5, 2019 4:09 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf's administration said Thursday that a first round of testing drinking water samples in Pennsylvania for the toxic chemicals known as PFAS does not indicate widespread contamination. In a statement, Wolf's administration said one of 96 sites sampled in the first round...