CLEMSON, S.C. | No. 3 Clemson names freshman Trevor Lawrence new starting QB

CLEMSON, S.C.— Clemson has named freshman Trevor Lawrence its starting quarterback for the Tigers’ game against Syracuse this Saturday. The team announced the decision on Monday. Senior Kelly Bryant had started the third-ranked Tigers (4-0) first four games with Lawrence coming off the bench early in each contest. But Lawrence threw a career-best four touchdown … Continue reading CLEMSON, S.C. | No. 3 Clemson names freshman Trevor Lawrence new starting QB

MIAMI | ‘He has more to give’: Wade’s last dance with Heat begins

MIAMI — Dwyane Wade doesn’t know how this whole notion of his final season being called “The Last Dance” even started. Fun fact: He can’t dance. But the three-time champion and 12-time All-Star can still play, and the Miami Heat are hoping — and expecting — Wade to still be extremely valuable in this, his … Continue reading MIAMI | ‘He has more to give’: Wade’s last dance with Heat begins

LINCOLN, Neb. | Huskers’ Frost on Purdue: ‘We get a game that we can win’

LINCOLN, Neb. — First-year coach Scott Frost warned last week things could get worse for winless Nebraska before they get better. Anyone who watched 14th-ranked Michigan’s 56-10 throttling of the Cornhuskers on Saturday would be hard-pressed to imagine how things could get worse than they are now. The Huskers (0-3, 0-1 Big Ten) are off … Continue reading LINCOLN, Neb. | Huskers’ Frost on Purdue: ‘We get a game that we can win’

PHILADELPHIA | Tommy McDonald, speedy Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 84

PHILADELPHIA  — Tommy McDonald, the small, speedy and sure-handed receiver who teamed with quarterback Norm Van Brocklin to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the 1960 NFL championship, has died. He was 84. His death was announced Monday by the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Details were not disclosed. McDonald was a two-time All-American from Oklahoma … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Tommy McDonald, speedy Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 84

The Latest: In Toronto, Kawhi Leonard speaks for first time

The Latest on NBA media day from around the league on Monday (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Kawhi Leonard knows that people want to know his future plans. He’s more focused on the here and now. Leonard spoke out as a member of the Toronto Raptors for the first time on Monday, and one of … Continue reading The Latest: In Toronto, Kawhi Leonard speaks for first time

New York News: Owner of Queens Pharmacies, Aleah Mohammed Charged in Scheme to Defraud Medicare and Medicaid

Defendant’s Pharmacies Received Reimbursements for Prescription Drugs Not Prescribed or Dispensed Queens, New York – Aleah Mohammed, the owner of four pharmacies in Queens, New York, will be arraigned today in federal court in Brooklyn on an indictment charging her with submitting millions of dollars in claims as part of a scheme to defraud Medicare … Continue reading New York News: Owner of Queens Pharmacies, Aleah Mohammed Charged in Scheme to Defraud Medicare and Medicaid

WASHINGTON | Trump no statehood for Puerto Rico with critics in office

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he’s an “absolute no” on statehood for Puerto Rico while critics, including San Juan’s mayor, are in office. Trump criticized Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, a critic of his administration’s response to hurricanes in the U.S. territory last year, in a radio interview with Geraldo Rivera that aired Monday, calling … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump no statehood for Puerto Rico with critics in office