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  • Blizzard expected for 250-mile stretch of Northeast

    NEW YORK (AP) — A “potentially historic” storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to southern Maine starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far…

  • 10 Things to Know for Monday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. WHAT LEFT-WING PARTY’S VICTORY COULD MEAN FOR GREECE Following a historic election win, the communist-rooted Syriza party…

  • Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoil

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece’s painful austerity program won a historic victory in Sunday’s parliamentary elections, setting up a showdown with the country’s international creditors that could shake…

  • Japan working to gain IS hostage’s release, analyzing video

    TOKYO (AP) — Japan was working Monday to coordinate efforts with Jordan and other countries to save a hostage held by the extremist Islamic State group. “We all have one unchanged goal and we will…

  • Hines-Allen helps No. 4 Louisville beat Miami 68-55

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Looking for more consistency from Myisha Hines-Allen, Louisville coach Jeff Walz benched the freshman forward in hopes of motivating her. The tactic certainly worked. Hines-Allen scored a career-high 23 points, making…

  • Davis lifts Pelicans over Mavericks 109-106

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis capped a 28-point, 10-rebound outing with go-ahead free throws in the final seconds and a pivotal steal, and the New Orleans Pelicans won their third straight game, 109-106 over…

  • Arquette, Simmons take supporting honors at SAG Awards

    Oscar favorites Patricia Arquette and J.K. Simmons confirmed their front-runner status at the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, taking supporting acting honors in a ceremony that often serves as kind of a preview to…

  • Federal judge stays Alabama gay marriage ruling for 2 weeks

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge late Sunday put a two-week hold on her decision that overturned Alabama’s gay marriage ban, but said same-sex couples should not be kept in a lengthy state of…

  • 2 planes evacuated in Seattle, 3rd flight diverted to Dallas

    SEATAC, Wash. (AP) — Two planes have been evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport due to what a spokesman called a “security concern.” Airport spokesman Perry Cooper says a JetBlue flight from Long Beach,…

  • Grant leads No. 8 Notre Dame past NC State 81-78 in OT

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jerian Grant scored 25 points and blocked a last-second shot that helped No. 8 Notre Dame beat North Carolina State 81-78 in overtime on Sunday night. Pat Connaughton and V.J. Beachem…

  • Bill Haas pulls away to win Humana Challenge

    LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge. Haas closed…

  • Sundance Watch: ‘Cobain’ premieres, women talk Hollywood

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The Associated Press is all over the Sundance Film Festival, from its premieres to the Hollywood glitz. Here’s what they’ve seen and heard: ____ AMATEUR PORN SPOTLIGHTED IN ‘HOT GIRLS…

  • Big 4th quarter helps Pacers end skid, down Magic 106-99

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — David West had 20 points, reserve Damjan Rudez added a career-high 18, and the Indiana Pacers snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 106-99 win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday…

  • AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EST

    Images of shot Egypt protester on eve of uprising anniversary revive focus on police violence CAIRO (AP) — Images of a mortally wounded protester, blood running down her face and hair as she was lifted…

  • Millsap, Horford lead Hawks to 16th straight win

    ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Al Horford added 19 to lead Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, extending the Hawks’ franchise record with…