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December 17, 2017 - 2:00 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Screening devices that detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel are being tested in a Los Angeles transit station, but U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday the Transportation Security Administration should speed up plans to deploy the...
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Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos, front left, congratulates defenseman Mikhail Sergachev, front right, of Russia, after his goal against Colorado Avalanche goalie Jonathan Bernier in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Denver. The Lightning won 6-5. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
December 17, 2017 - 1:33 am
DENVER (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning got a timely offensive boost from its defensemen to keep their winning streak going. Anton Stralman had two goals, and fellow defensemen Victor Hedman and Mikhail Sergachev also scored to help Tampa Bay beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-5 Saturday night for their...
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December 17, 2017 - 1:30 am
BREST, France (AP) — French sailor Francois Gabart has broken the record for sailing around the world alone, circumnavigating the planet in just 42 days and 16 hours. That is more than six days faster than the last record, set by fellow Frenchman Thomas Coville last year. The organizers, tracking...
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Nashville Predators' Ryan Johansen, left, celebrates his goal with teammate Viktor Arvidsson, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 17, 2017 - 1:12 am
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Pekka Rinne stopped 32 shots for his 46th career shutout and the Nashville Predators beat the Calgary Flames 2-0 Saturday night. Rinne got his third shutout of the season and gave Nashville its second straight two nights after Juuse Saros had 46 saves in a 4-0 win at...
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FILE - In this April 4, 2016 file photo, Sheila Nevins, left, Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt and Liz Garbus attend the premiere of "Nothing Left Unsaid" at the Time Warner Center in New York. Nevins, who has run HBO's documentary unit for 38 years and has been a key gatekeeper in the making of its nonfiction films says she will be stepping down early in 2018. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
December 17, 2017 - 12:53 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The woman who has run HBO's documentary unit for 38 years and has been a key gatekeeper in the making of its nonfiction films says she will be stepping down early next year. Sheila Nevins has worked on productions that have won 32 Emmy Awards, 42 Peabody Awards and 26 Academy Awards...
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December 17, 2017 - 12:49 am
BOYS' BASKETBALL Berkeley 28, Summerville 21 Carolina Forest 63, Northwood Academy 51 Charlotte Christian, N.C. 71, Spring Valley 48 Dorman 75, Wilson 71 Dreher 68, Dutch Fork 65, OT Gray Collegiate Academy 87, Cardinal Newman 78 Hartsville 69, Nation Ford 57 Heathwood Hall 64, Laurence Manning...
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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) scores a 64-yard touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
December 17, 2017 - 12:47 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs saw their bandwagon empty during a midseason swoon, fans jumping ship almost as quickly as Kareem Hunt hitting a hole or Tyreek Hill speeding to the end zone. They never lost faith in each other, though. The Chiefs instead rallied to beat the Oakland...
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Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) dunks the ball ahead of Memphis Grizzlies guard Tyreke Evans (12) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)
December 17, 2017 - 12:46 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Boston saw a lead that once reached 21 points, slip away in the third quarter, but the Celtics made sure they didn't trail for long. On the short end of a 73-71 score after three, Boston opened the final frame with 16 straight points to pull away from the Memphis Grizzlies for...
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Carolina Hurricanes' Elias Lindholm (28), of Sweden, and Jaccob Slavin (74) congratulate goalie Scott Darling following their win over the Columbus Blue Jackets in an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. Blue Jackets' Artemi Panarin (9), of Russia, skates away. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
December 17, 2017 - 12:37 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — After six consecutive games on the road, Noah Hanifin and Scott Darling made sure the Carolina Hurricanes had a happy homecoming. Hanifin scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, Darling stopped 35 shots and the Hurricanes beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 Saturday...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, several people familiar with Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team has gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 17, 2017 - 12:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump's campaign has gained access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration, according to several people familiar with Trump's...
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