No. 5 Kentucky upsets No. 1 Tennessee 86-69 in top-5 matchup

NO. 5 KENTUCKY UPSETS NO. 1 TENNESSEE 86-69 IN TOP-5 MATCHUP

LEXINGTON, Ky. - PJ Washington scored 23 points, Keldon Johnson added 19 and No. 5 Kentucky upset No. 1 Tennessee 86-69 Saturday night...

Hamidou Diallo hits absurd dunk over Shaquille O'Neal on the way to winning 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

HAMIDOU DIALLO HITS ABSURD DUNK OVER SHAQUILLE O'NEAL ON THE WAY TO WINNING 2019 NBA SLAM DUNK CONTEST

Hamidou Diallo beat Dennis Smith Jr. in the final of the 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday. The dunk of the night came in the...

 
 
 
The Latest: Joe Harris tops Stephen Curry for 3-point title

THE LATEST: JOE HARRIS TOPS STEPHEN CURRY FOR 3-POINT TITLE

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Latest on NBA All-Star Weekend :

Rutgers falls victim to the craziest buzzer-beater

RUTGERS FALLS VICTIM TO THE CRAZIEST BUZZER-BEATER

Joe Wieskamp banked in a 3-pointer from the corner with less than a second to play and No. 21 Iowa posted a miraculous 71-69 win over...

 
 
 
Nauert withdraws from consideration to become UN ambassador

NAUERT WITHDRAWS FROM CONSIDERATION TO BECOME UN AMBASSADOR

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert has withdrawn herself from consideration to become the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations,...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates, highlights, results

NBA ALL-STAR 2019: 3-POINT CONTEST, SKILLS CHALLENGE LIVE UPDATES, HIGHLIGHTS, RESULTS

Will Trae Young best Luka Doncic in the Skills Challenge? Can Seth Curry outshoot Stephen Curry? NBA All-Star's Saturday night events...

 
 
 
Emotional funeral for Sala held in his Argentine hometown

EMOTIONAL FUNERAL FOR SALA HELD IN HIS ARGENTINE HOMETOWN

PROGRESSO, Argentina - Family, friends, supporters and former teammates paid tribute to striker Emiliano Sala in his small Argentine...

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

PIRATES NAME JAMESON TAILLON OPENING-DAY STARTER

 
 
 
Roach and Osetkowski lead Texas over Oklahoma State 69-57

ROACH AND OSETKOWSKI LEAD TEXAS OVER OKLAHOMA STATE 69-57

AUSTIN, Texas - Kerwin Roach II scored 16 points and Texas beat Oklahoma State 69-57 Saturday, sending the Cowboys to their fifth straight...

Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data

POTENTIAL PRIVACY LAPSE FOUND IN AMERICANS' 2010 CENSUS DATA

WASHINGTON - A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than...

 
 
 
Reform, once avoided, now embraced in Chicago mayor's race

REFORM, ONCE AVOIDED, NOW EMBRACED IN CHICAGO MAYOR'S RACE

CHICAGO - Reform is not a concept usually embraced by Chicago politicians known for their patronage, but after corruption charges were...

NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

NBA, FIBA ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR PRO LEAGUE IN AFRICA

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. The Basketball Africa League, a new collaboration between the NBA and...

 
 
 
Warren returns to Nevada, heart of 2008 economic crisis

WARREN RETURNS TO NEVADA, HEART OF 2008 ECONOMIC CRISIS

LAS VEGAS - Democrat Elizabeth Warren, who made her name as a consumer advocate following the 2008 financial crisis, will make her...

Gunman in Aurora shooting 'went ballistic' using pistol with green laser sight, witness says

GUNMAN IN AURORA SHOOTING 'WENT BALLISTIC' USING PISTOL WITH GREEN LASER SIGHT, WITNESS SAYS

A shooting at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois left five people dead and several injured Friday afternoon after longtime...

 
 
 
Shiffrin fight illness, wins 4th straight slalom at worlds

SHIFFRIN FIGHT ILLNESS, WINS 4TH STRAIGHT SLALOM AT WORLDS

ARE, Sweden - Mikaela Shiffrin fought through sickness to win an unprecedented fourth straight slalom title at the world championships...

Hearing into unresolved US House race could find winner

HEARING INTO UNRESOLVED US HOUSE RACE COULD FIND WINNER

RALEIGH, N.C. - Evidence collected over months and being unveiled Monday could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional...

 
 
 
Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

NIGERIA DELAYS ITS ELECTION; CANDIDATES RUSH BACK TO CAPITAL

YOLA, Nigeria - Nigerians awakened on Saturday to find the presidential election delayed a week until Feb. 23 because of what the electoral...

Retired Indian general urges caution against Pakistan strike

RETIRED INDIAN GENERAL URGES CAUTION AGAINST PAKISTAN STRIKE

SRINAGAR, India - As India considers its response to the suicide car bombing of a paramilitary convoy in Kashmir that killed dozens...

 
 
 
Weather turns ugly as Shiffrin goes for 2nd gold at worlds

WEATHER TURNS UGLY AS SHIFFRIN GOES FOR 2ND GOLD AT WORLDS

ARE, Sweden - The weather's turned ugly for Mikaela Shiffrin's last race at the skiing world championships. Fog has descended over...

Vatican defrocks former US Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

VATICAN DEFROCKS FORMER US CARDINAL MCCARRICK OVER SEX ABUSE

ROME - The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty...