BOULDER, Colo. - This time Washington didn't blow a big lead in the final minutes. Instead, the Huskies stumbled at the start, fell behind by 18 points in the first half and never mounted much of a comeback against No. 23 Colorado before falling, 76-62, Saturday at CU Events Center. The Huskies (12-9, 2-6 Pac-12) are mired in a midseason slump in which they've lost seven of their past nine ...

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of protesters who gathered in the crowded shopping hub of Mong Kok on Saturday night at the site of a 2016 protest that marked a violent turn by the city's pro-democracy movement. Police said in a statement a large crowd had formed and "some rioters blocked roads with miscellaneous objects and trash," and hurled "hard objects" at ...

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Liddle, lyin', nervous and dumb as a rock. President Donald Trump set the stage for his impeachment defense with a stream of insults aimed at Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other top Democrats. "Our case against lyin', cheatin', liddle' Adam "Shifty" Schiff, Cryin' Chuck Schumer, Nervous Nancy Pelosi, their leader, dumb as a rock AOC ... starts today," Trump wrote on Twitter. Trump also ...

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Joe Biden says his central role in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial shows just how much Republicans want to avoid facing him in the upcoming election. The Democratic front runner told voters in New Hampshire Saturday that Trump's defenders are inadvertently revealing their fear of him by seeking to smear him with allegations related to Ukraine. "I've been the object of their ...

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HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Southern California racing has been in a bit of a slump lately, winning only one Eclipse Award on Thursday night, but all that was forgotten Saturday when Mucho Gusto won going away in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park. The Bob Baffert-trained colt ran a near-perfect race under Irad Ortiz Jr., who was riding him for the first time. The 1 ...

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TEHRAN - Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, or AEOI, said Saturday it was capable of enriching uranium to any percentage, raising more concerns over constraints on the country's nuclear program. "As soon as the political leadership gives the green light, the AEOI is in a position to enrich uranium to an unlimited level," the state news agency IRNA quoted AEOI deputy head Ali Asghar Zarean as ...

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ORLANDO, Fla. - On Dec. 17, Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly was selected to his seventh consecutive Pro Bowl. Twenty-eight days later, he retired. "There is only one way to play this game since I was a little kid, (and it) is to play fast and play physical and play strong," an emotional Kuechly said at the time in a 3-minute, 35-second video statement released by the Panthers. "At ...

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Police and federal agents around the country are investigating a neo-Nazi group that the FBI says was trying to build an al-Qaida-style terror network. Seven members of The Base were arrested last week on a variety of accusations including plotting violence at a Second Amendment rally in Richmond, Va., on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Some allegedly planned to kill people involved with Antifa ...

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WASHINGTON - The Des Moines Register endorsed progressive favorite Sen. Elizabeth Warren a little more than a week before the Iowa caucuses on Feb. 3, saying the Massachusetts lawmaker would "push an unequal America in the right direction." The influential newspaper in Iowa's largest city revealed its pick for the first-in-the-nation nominating contest on its website Saturday evening. "At this ...

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HOUSTON - A day after Friday's explosion at a northwest Houston manufacturing plant killed two people and rocked the surrounding neighborhood, families were allowed to return home to collect their belongings and volunteers fanned out to help. Lawyers have descended upon the area near Watson Grinding and Manufacturing, where the early-morning blast occurred, creating a scene that one resident ...

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LOS ANGELES - There are two things you should know about Carli Lloyd. The first is, she's a very, very good soccer player. The second is she's even better when she's angry. And Lloyd was very, very angry last year. "I don't think I will ever be happy with how I was treated between 2016 and 2019," Lloyd wrote in an email interview last week. "I was in the best form of my career but was told I ...

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing's big 777X took off Saturday at 10:09 a.m. and headed northward through low clouds on a first flight that lasted nearly four hours. It was an understated event, with many fewer than the 8,000 Boeing employees and others who gathered Friday in lashing wind and rain as Boeing waited hours before postponing its initial attempt for the flight. Saturday brought calmer ...

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Former California Rep. Fortney "Pete" Stark Jr., a Democrat who had a special focus on health care during his 40 years in Congress, has died at age 88. The Associated Press reported that Stark died on Friday, citing his family. No cause of death was given. Stark is on a shortlist of House members who served four decades or more. He represented a district in the San Francisco Bay Area, ...

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The Trump administration sued the state of California on Friday, asserting that a new state law that bans for-profit prison contracts unconstitutionally interferes with the federal prison and immigration detention systems. The case, filed in U.S. District Court in San Diego, asks a judge to ban the enforcement of the law against the federal government. "California, of course, is free to decide ...

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DETROIT - Travelers who unknowingly carry the coronavirus from Wuhan, China, to the United States may pose the biggest risk for spreading the respiratory infection here, said Dr. Arnold Monto, a professor of epidemiology and global public health at the University of Michigan. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has already begun screening people who travel from Wuhan to the ...

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump was recorded during a private meeting in April 2018 saying that the U.S. should "get rid of" then-U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, according to a video provided by an attorney for Lev Parnas, an associate of the president's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. The iPhone video, which is more than an hour long, shows Trump walking into a room with a ...

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BALTIMORE - Video of Thiru Vignarajah interacting with police during a late night traffic stop sparked debate over whether the mayoral candidate and former prosecutor was given special treatment when a police sergeant agreed to turn off his body-worn camera at Vignarajah's request. Vignarajah was pulled over around 1 a.m. Sept. 26 by a Baltimore police officer for driving without his ...

DETROIT - Ja Morant took the pass near the top of the 3-point arc and turned to face Langston Galloway late in the fourth quarter Friday night. The Detroit Pistons guard crowded Morant, the Memphis Grizzlies' point guard with supreme court vision, trying to limit options. Jaren Jackson Jr. sprinted from the right to set a screen against Galloway. The Pistons were trailing by seven as Markieff ...

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HARTFORD, Conn. - A federal court has delivered an early legal win to a UConn student whose claim that he was unfairly suspended for an alleged sexual assault could put the school's system for investigating and punishing sexual misconduct on trial. U.S. District Judge Michael Shea issued a temporary order requiring the school to reinstate the student who, among other punishments, had been ...

BEIRUT - Clashes erupted on Saturday between anti-government protesters and police in the Lebanese capital as the country remains in the grip of a months-long demonstrations amid a deepening economic crisis. The violence broke out after dozens of protesters tried to reach the government palace in central Beirut, witnesses said. The demonstrators were protesting a new cabinet announced earlier ...

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TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main election opponent accepted invitations to the White House ahead of President Donald Trump's planned release of a Middle East peace plan. Netanyahu and former Israeli military chief Benny Gantz, locked in a close race for the March 2 election, are due to visit Washington early next week. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence ...

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LOS ANGELES - The coronavirus sweeping through China and spreading across the globe has health authorities on high alert. It's not just because the virus has infected more than 1,300 people, killed 41 and forced millions to be quarantined. It's also because this particular virus has never been seen before. Any time a "novel" virus appears on the scene, things immediately become much more ...

WASHINGTON - It's a Saturday, but nearly all the senators were in their workday suits and ties. The Kentucky delegation was one exception, with both Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul wearing khakis and blazers. This was the fifth straight day in the Senate chamber of the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and the 100 senators appeared for just two hours during a ...

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, signed a controversial anti-LGBTQ bill into law that allows children-placement agencies to deny services to anyone who violates "the agency's written religious or moral convictions." Critics say that House Bill 836 allows prospective parents who want to provide a home to children in need to be turned away by taxpayer-funded adoption and foster care agencies. Proponents ...

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Ask Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg how he'll pay for his plans to create jobs, provide health insurance and repair roads and bridges, and you get the same answer: Wait until you see my tax plan. Bloomberg has released almost 20 proposals since joining the race on Nov. 24: $1.2 trillion for infrastructure, $70 billion of federal spending in low-income neighborhoods to aid ...

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's lawyers briefly laid out his defense Saturday at the Senate impeachment trial, focusing their attacks on what they called a lack of evidence, the actions of lead House manager Adam B. Schiff and a flawed House investigation. Trump's legal team did not make arguments about former Vice President Joe Biden or his son, Hunter. Trump and some Republican ...

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ISTANBUL - Dozens of rescue teams were struggling to reach survivors buried under the rubble in the eastern Turkish city of Elazig, nearly a day after a magnitude-6.8 earthquake killed at least 22 people. "We unfortunately have 22 dead. We have more than 1,000 injured, and these are at the hospitals," President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at the scene of a collapsed building in central Elazig, ...

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BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday the country faces a grave challenge from the rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus, as his government continues to grapple with how to contain the deadly illness. "Life is of paramount importance. When an epidemic breaks out, a command is issued. It is our responsibility to prevent and control it," Xi said, according to state news outlet ...

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WASHINGTON - Secretary of State Michael Pompeo issued an unusual statement Saturday attacking NPR reporter Mary Louise Kelly after a contentious interview with questions about Ukraine that she said ended with him unleashing an expletive-laced tirade. Pompeo accused Kelly of lying to him "twice," including while setting the interview up in December and by disclosing his alleged outburst ...

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's legal team began its defense arguments Saturday morning in the ongoing impeachment trial, offering an overview of their case for acquittal after three days of arguments from House Democrats advocating for his removal from office. Trump's lawyers are expected to speak for a few hours Saturday before adjourning until Monday, when they plan to make a more ...

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CARMEL, Ind., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AgReliant Genetics, a leader in seed research, production and provider of seed solutions, signed a contract with GyanSys Inc. ("GyanSys"), a leading IT services provider headquartered in Indiana, to implement SAP S/4HANA on HANA Enterprise Cloud (HEC) as part of their digital transformation journey to replace their legacy ERP systems.

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With neighboring states Illinois and Michigan legalizing recreational marijuana, and Indiana’s two most populous counties moving toward fines for mere possession as well as foregoing prosecution, Indiana Democrats are seeking to decriminalize while the Republican General Assembly is doubling down on prohibition.

BOULDER, Colo. - This time Washington didn't blow a big lead in the final minutes. Instead, the Huskies stumbled at the start, fell behind by 18 points in the first half and never mounted much of a comeback against No. 23 Colorado before falling, 76-62, Saturday at CU Events Center. The Huskies (12-9, 2-6 Pac-12) are mired in a midseason slump in which they've lost seven of their past nine ...

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of protesters who gathered in the crowded shopping hub of Mong Kok on Saturday night at the site of a 2016 protest that marked a violent turn by the city's pro-democracy movement. Police said in a statement a large crowd had formed and "some rioters blocked roads with miscellaneous objects and trash," and hurled "hard objects" at ...

Liddle, lyin', nervous and dumb as a rock. President Donald Trump set the stage for his impeachment defense with a stream of insults aimed at Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other top Democrats. "Our case against lyin', cheatin', liddle' Adam "Shifty" Schiff, Cryin' Chuck Schumer, Nervous Nancy Pelosi, their leader, dumb as a rock AOC ... starts today," Trump wrote on Twitter. Trump also ...

Joe Biden says his central role in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial shows just how much Republicans want to avoid facing him in the upcoming election. The Democratic front runner told voters in New Hampshire Saturday that Trump's defenders are inadvertently revealing their fear of him by seeking to smear him with allegations related to Ukraine. "I've been the object of their ...