Sun, 28 Nov 2021

U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...

Playing with 'purpose,' Warriors set to face Clippers

The Golden State Warriors embark on their toughest two-game sequence of the season to date when they visit the Los ...

Jazz aim to address home woes vs. Pelicans

For a team that has a reputation for having one of the toughest arenas for visitors to play in, the ...

No. 23 Louisiana prepares for UL Monroe sans head coach

No. 23 Louisiana had to prepare for this Saturday's Sun Belt Conference game at in-state rival Louisiana-Monroe without head coach ...

Rockets hope to slow hot-shooting Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets have found their shooting touch. They matched a franchise record on Friday by hitting 23 shots from ...

Joel Embiid may return for Sixers against Timberwolves

The Philadelphia 76ers may receive a significant boost from the return of Joel Embiid when they host the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

NBA roundup: Kings outlast Lakers in 3 OTs

De'Aaron Fox recorded 34 points and eight assists and Buddy Hield scored 25 points off the bench as the Sacramento ...

Devonte' Graham's late 3-pointer lifts Pelicans past Jazz

Devonte' Graham drained a clutch 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds remaining and Brandon Ingram scored 21 points to help the New ...

Kelly Oubre Jr., Hornets shoot their way past Timberwolves

Kelly Oubre Jr. poured in 27 points off the bench and the Charlotte Hornets had the hot hand, making 23 ...

Pelicans' Zion Williamson cleared for full basketball activities

New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson was medically cleared to return to full participation in basketball activities, the team announced ...

Reports: Sonny Dykes leaving SMU for TCU gig

SMU coach Sonny Dykes is leaving the program for a metro rival, accepting a deal to become the new coach ...

Bills star CB Tre'Davious White (ACL) out for season

Buffalo Bills All-Pro cornerback Tre'Davious White will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL, the team confirmed ...

No. 17 Arizona puts perfect record on line vs. Sacramento State

No. 17 Arizona's hot start landed the Wildcats in the national rankings this week, and they will look to keep ...

Mike Woodson, Indiana seek 6-0 start vs. Marshall

Defense has fueled Indiana's undefeated start through the first five games of Mike Woodson's tenure as coach. The Hoosiers (5-0) ...

Rockets G Jalen Green (hamstring) to miss at least a week

Houston Rockets rookie Jalen Green has a strained left hamstring and will be reevaluated in a week, coach Stephen Silas ...

Louisiana Tech parts ways with coach Skip Holtz

Skip Holtz will coach his final game for Louisiana Tech in Saturday's season finale at Rice. The school announced Friday ...

NC State meets Louisiana Tech, hopes to have found some answers

North Carolina State needed to find out who would fill the voids in the lineup in terms of production. It's ...

New Yorkers line up streets for Thanksgiving parade with normalcy

Six new floats made their debut, including Birds of a Feather Stream Together by the streaming service Peacock, Celebration Gator ...

Fresh off big wins, Jazz and Pelicans to meet twice over weekend

The Utah Jazz and New Orleans Pelicans will get to know each other quite well this weekend. The teams play ...

Bills' defense dominates slumping Saints

Josh Allen threw four touchdown passes and the Buffalo defense dominated as the visiting Bills defeated the New Orleans Saints ...

Ole Miss hosting Mississippi Valley looking to right ship

After fans of Ole Miss spent the first part of Thanksgiving weekend focusing on the football team in the annual ...

Atlanta hopes to stay hot during visit to Memphis

The surging Atlanta Hawks pursue their seventh consecutive win on Friday when they visit the Memphis Grizzlies. Atlanta won its ...

Ed Orgeron will coach final home game with LSU vs. No. 15 Texas AM

Ed Orgeron's last home game as LSU's head coach will be against No. 15 Texas AM on Saturday. It also ...

Former Orlando star Nikola Vucevic leads Bulls against Magic

Two Eastern Conference teams, linked by a high-profile trade that happened eight months ago, meet for the first time this ...

Second-year guards on display when Timberwolves visit Hornets

On the surface this might have looked like an intriguing get-together featuring teams with top rookies from a season ago. ...

Report: Saints RB Mark Ingram (knee) also out vs. Bills

The New Orleans Saints will be without their top two running backs Thursday night as Mark Ingram also has been ...

Alvin Kamara-less Saints home underdogs vs. Bills

The Buffalo Bills and the New Orleans Saints are facing similar challenges. They both are dealing with a short week ...

Rested Clippers aim to get back on track vs. Pistons

The Los Angeles Clippers had a couple of days off prior to their Friday afternoon game. They're likely grateful to ...

Eagles look to keep good thing going vs. Giants

When the Philadelphia Eagles dropped a heartbreaking home game to the Los Angeles Chargers on Nov. 7, reaching the playoffs ...

Colts riding RB Jonathan Taylor into tango with Tom Brady, Bucs

Hyperbole or not, Magic Johnson said he could tell opponents every play his Los Angeles Lakers team would run and, ...

NBA roundup: Rockets beat Bulls, end 15-game drought

Danuel House Jr. scored 18 points off the bench and served as the spark plug as the Houston Rockets snapped ...

Brandon Ingram nets game-high 26 as Pelicans wallop Wizards, 127-102

Brandon Ingram broke out of a shooting slump to score 26 points and Jonas Valanciunas had a double-double as the ...

LeBron scores season-high 39 as Lakers beat Pacers in OT

LeBron James scored seven of his season-high 39 points in overtime, and the Los Angeles Lakers closed their five-game road ...

Surging Hornets top slumping Magic

Terry Rozier scored 27 points and Kelly Oubre Jr. contributed 21 points off the bench on Wednesday as the Charlotte ...

LSU faces Penn State as the schedule toughens in Niceville

As LSU takes on Penn State, which appears to be their toughest opponent to date, will the Tigers' string of ...

Anthony Davis out vs. Pacers with non-COVID illness

Los Angeles Lakers power forward Anthony Davis didn't play against the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. Davis, 28, nearly missed ...

Saints RB Kamara (knee) to miss third straight game

New Orleans Saints standout running back Alvin Kamara was ruled out of Thursday night's game against the Buffalo Bills due ...

Eagles put LB Davion Taylor (knee) on IR

The Philadelphia Eagles put starting linebacker Davion Taylor on injured reserve Wednesday with a knee injury. Taylor, 23, was hurt ...

Americans Prepare for Holidays as Inflation Squeezes Wallets

NEW ORLEANS - Tawanda Carter is a school librarian in New Orleans, Louisiana. She said preparing for the holidays has ...

Pacers open extended home run vs. struggling Lakers

The Indiana Pacers play the first of nine home games over a 10-game stretch on Wednesday, welcoming the Los Angeles ...

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Hard hit by Covid variant, Asia reports more people now vaccinated

SINGAPORE: Three months after Cambodia rolled out COVID-19 vaccines, just 11 percent of its population had received at least one ...

Ireland approval expected in days for Covid shot for 5 to 11 year-olds

DUBLIN, Ireland: Irish health officials have begun plans to administer Covid vaccines to children 5 to 11 years old, as ...

Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...

Taliban stop women from appearing on TV dramas

KABUL, Afghanistan: Under new rules imposed by the Taliban government, women have been banned from appearing on television dramas in ...

Junta's MI 35 helicopters fire PDF's positions in Magway

MAGWAY, Myanmar - Following an escalating conflict between the Myanmar military and the local People's Defence Force (PDF) in the ...

Health ministry has no record of people who missed second doses

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Around ten percent of residents of Kathmandu who received the first dose of AstraZeneca or Vero Cell ...

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