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  • Kosir wins snowboard World Cup to take overall lead

    ASAHIKAWA, Japan (AP) — Zan Kosir of Slovenia won the World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboard event on Saturday to move into first place in the overall standings. Kosir edged Patrick Bussler of Germany in…

  • Myanmar journalist arrested for satirical post

    YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in Myanmar on Saturday arrested a photojournalist who posted a satirical message on Facebook that mocked a historic battle and the country’s leader. Police confirmed they detained Aung Nay Myo,…

  • Teen shot near D.C. Elementary School

    WASHINGTON — A teenager was shot near an elementary school in the District on Friday afternoon. Metropolitan Police say it happened just down the street from Stanton Elementary School in Southeast before 4 p.m. The boy was conscious…

  • Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot dead

    MOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the government. The…

  • 70 years on, survivors keep memory of Battle of Manila alive

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Seventy years have not dulled the memories of survivors of the monthlong Battle of Manila. The mass killings by Japanese forces, the loved ones lost and the desperation are etched in…

  • Friday’s College Baseball Scores

    SOUTH Alabama 6, Louisiana-Lafayette 4 Auburn 6, Jacksonville St. 4 Blue Mountain at Bethel (Tenn.), ccd. Bowling Green 13, E. Kentucky 10 Canisius at Kentucky, ccd. Charlotte 1, NC State 0 Clemson 11, South Carolina…

  • China’s latest survey finds increase in wild giant pandas

    BEIJING (AP) — Wild giant pandas in China are doing well. The latest census by China’s State Forestry Administration shows the panda population has grown by 268 to a total of 1,864 since the last…

  • Ellington’s big 4th quarter helps Lakers beat Bucks 101-93

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — No matter that Wayne Ellington missed his first six shots through three quarters. He never lost his shooter’s mentality, and it paid off in the final six minutes of the game,…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Friday, February 27, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 56 6173 110.2 L.A. Clippers 59 6298 106.7 Phoenix 59 6273 106.3 Dallas 60 6327 105.5 Toronto 58 6056 104.4 Houston…

  • Blazers come from behind for 115-112 win over Thunder

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 16 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-112 Friday night, spoiling Russell Westbrook’s third straight triple-double. Westbrook, who…

  • Perry’s tiebreaker propels Anaheim Ducks past LA Kings 4-2

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Facing a two-goal deficit and a 112-minute scoring drought heading into the third period against their biggest rivals, the Anaheim Ducks realized their whole season might be affected by the way…

  • Spurs snap 4-game skid, beat short-handed Kings 107-96

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In good times and bad, Tony Parker’s play has often been cited as a way to measure the state of the San Antonio Spurs during the last decade. Parker has no…

  • Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself

    TYRONE, Mo. (AP) — Residents in a remote area of southern Missouri are trying to come to grips with what could cause a man to kill seven people, including four of his own relatives, in…

  • Friday’s College Hockey Scores

    EAST American International 4, Army 0 Boston College 2, Notre Dame 0 Canisius 4, Air Force 1 Clarkson 3, RPI 3, OT Colgate 2, Yale 2, OT Cornell 3, Brown 3, OT Dartmouth 3, Princeton…

  • NCAA Basketball

    All Times EST AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT Albany (NY) 14 1 .933 20 8 .714 Vermont 12 3 .800 17 11 .607 Stony Brook 11 4 .733…