AAC upset: Cincinnati beats No. 18 UCF 27-24 with 3 INTs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ahmad Gardner returned an interception for a go-ahead touchdown and Cincinnati clamped down on freshman quarterback Dillon Gabriel and No. 18 UCF’s high-scoring offense Friday night for a 27-24 victory that ended the Knights’ streak of 19 conference wins. After getting blown out their last two games against the two-time defending American […]
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Yanks, Twins epitome of baseball’s 3 True Outcomes

NEW YORK (AP) — Not until the 42nd pitch of the night was a ball was put in play to a fielder. There were five home runs, 25 strikeouts, 14 walks, 13 pitchers and just 15 hits. The New York Yankees’ 10-4 win over the Minnesota Twins in their AL Division Series opener on Friday […]
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LeMahieu, Yankees torment Twins again, 10-4 in ALDS opener

NEW YORK (AP) — DJ LeMahieu homered and drove in four runs, Gleyber Torres broke a tie with a two-run double and the New York Yankees extended their October mastery of the Minnesota Twins with a 10-4 victory Friday night in the AL Division Series opener. Aaron Judge made two diving catches in right field […]
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Striking UAW reports 'good progress' in talks with GM

The UAW's lead negotiator with GM says the negotiations still need to address wages, job security and pension issues.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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Episode 5: The Land of Our Fathers, Part 1

More than a century and a half after the promise of 40 acres and a mule, the story of black land ownership in America remains one of loss and dispossession.
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Deadline passes: Pompeo fails to produce Ukraine documents

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday failed to meet a subpoena deadline from the House to produce Ukraine-related documents.
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British national and his wife kidnapped in southern Philippines

Allan Hyrons, 70, and Filipina wife Wilma were taken by armed men on Friday night in Mindanao regionA British national and his Filipina wife have been abducted from a resort in the southern Philippines.Allan Arthur Hyrons, 70, and his wife Wilma Paglinawan Hyrons were taken by armed men at 6:50pm on Friday from Hyrons Beach, a resort the couple owns in Tukuran town in Zamboanga Del Sur. Continue reading...
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2 arrested after road-rage attack on family in Sodo; 1 victim suffered head injury

Two men were arrested on suspicion of attacking a driver and his parents out of road rage Friday morning in Sodo, leaving the man’s father with a serious head injury, according to Seattle police. A 38-year-old man told police he was driving with his parents when he stopped to reroute his GPS near Fourth Avenue […]
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Woman sentenced in death of boy who wouldn’t eat hot dog

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas woman has been sentenced to more than 19 years in prison in the death of her 2-year-old son after he refused to eat a hot dog. Elizabeth Woolheater of Wichita was sentenced Friday for the May 2018 death of Anthony Bunn. The Wichita Eagle reports that the 24-year-old Woolheater […]
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'My home's freehold isn't worth the paper it's written on'

Denise Sullivan says restrictive covenants mean her freehold home is effectively a leasehold.
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Hong Kong Enters a Second Day of Protest Against a Controversial Ban on Face Masks

Thirty-one people were injured, three of them seriously, in overnight unrest
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U.N. Rights Chief Calls for Investigation Into Violence as Hong Kong Reels From Escalating Protests

Thirty-one people were injured, three of them seriously, in overnight unrest
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Hong Kong Reels From Violent Overnight Protests Against a Ban on Face Masks

Thirty-one people were injured, three of them seriously, in overnight unrest
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Australian couple return home after 3-month Iran detention

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An Australian-British blogger and her fiancé said Saturday they were “extremely happy and relieved” to be reunited with their loved ones after being freed from a three-month detention in Iran. The couple returned to Australia after all charges against them were dropped. “We are extremely happy and relieved to be safely […]
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Australian couple released in Iran after 3 months

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Australian foreign minister says an Australian-British blogger and her finance have been released in Iran after three months of detention. Foreign Minister Marise Payne said on Saturday the couple, Jolie King and Mark Firkin, are on their way home and in “good health and in good spirits.” She says all […]
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Former US track coach Williams injured in auto accident

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The family of former U.S. national team track and field coach George Williams says he is expected to fully recover after he was injured in a car accident. Williams’ family members updated his health in a statement issued Friday night through Saint Augustine’s University. Williams has coached at the university since […]
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Tesla 'Smart Summon' Software Under Government Scrutiny For Possible Safety Problems

The new software ignited a storm of social media videos demonstrating the utility and flaws of a feature that allows drivers to summon their driver-less cars.(Image credit: Parth Dhebar via Reuters)
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Hong Kong suspends trains, appeals to public after rioting

HONG KONG (AP) — All subway and trains services are closed in Hong Kong after another night of rampaging violence that a new ban on face masks failed to quell. After widespread overnight arson attacks, looting, fighting with police and beatings, the government on Saturday called on the public to swing behind it in condemning […]
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Pompeo misses subpoena deadline to turn over Ukraine documents in impeachment inquiry

The State Department's failure to comply with the subpoena comes amid an increasingly high-stakes standoff between the executive branch and Congress.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Yankees turn on the power, beat Twins yet again in Game 1 of ALDS

The Yankees handed the Twins their 14th straight postseason loss, a major league record, to take a 1-0 lead in the ALDS.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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How the Yankees Won Game 1 of the A.L.D.S.

The Yankees open their 2019 postseason with a comfortable win over the A.L. Central champion Minnesota Twins.
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Malcom addresses Zenit absence

Malcom said he is dealing with a "very delicate and sensitive injury" as the Zenit star addressed his prolonged absence from the Russian giants. A €45million signing from Barcelona, Malcom has only featured twice since swapping the LaLiga champions for Zenit. Brazilian forward Malcom has not played since Zenit's 2-0 win over Dinamo Moscow in the Russian Premier League on August 10.
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Eddie Jones set to leave England camp to fly back to Australia for friend’s funeral

England head coach Eddie Jones is planning to leave Japan and fly to Australia just days before their crucial Rugby World Cup pool clash with France, in order to attend the funeral of close friend Jeff Sayle. Randwick rugby legend Sayle passed away on Monday at the age of 77, which prompted tributes from Jones and other leading club alumni such as Wallabies boss Michael Cheika, David Campese and Simon Poidevin. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Jones has requested permission from the Rugby...
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Harrogate: What happened when the shops left town

Harrogate is one of the UK towns most hit by retail closures, but the locals are rising to the challenge.
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Pedestrian dies in Skyway after being struck by driver

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a driver Friday night in Skyway, according to the King County Sheriff's Office.
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Kapanen not yet clicking with Tavares, Marner on Maple Leafs' second line

Kasperi Kapanen has yet to hit his stride on the Leafs' second line. It wasn't the most convincing effort, and it required a brilliant effort from Frederik Andersen when he wasn't out there attempting one-handed toe-drags, but the Toronto Maple Leafs did indeed improve to 2-0 on the season with a 4-1 win on the road versus the Columbus Blue Jackets. There's honestly really not much to add here, but I fear I'd be burying the lede without offering first mention to Auston M...
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Kapanen not yet a fit with Tavares, Marner

Kasperi Kapanen might be the one Maple Leafs forward yet to hit his stride.
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Last defendant sentenced in Chicago shooting that wounded 13

CHICAGO (AP) — The last man convicted in a 2013 shooting in a Chicago park that left 13 people wounded, including a 3-year-old, has been sentenced to 21 years in prison. Twenty-eight-year-old Tabari Young pleaded guilty Friday to aggravated battery with a firearm for using a handgun to open fire on a basketball court. Cook […]
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