LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. | Ko, Ji shared lead going to final round of LPGA opener

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. —Jan 19, 2019— Lydia Ko shot 30 on the front nine to catch the leaders and stayed bogey-free Saturday for a 5-under 66 to share the lead with Eun-Hee Ji going into the final round of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions. Ji also shot 66 at Tranquilo Golf Club at … Continue reading LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. | Ko, Ji shared lead going to final round of LPGA opener

DETROIT | The Latest: Slick road leads to 15-vehicle Missouri pileup

DETROIT—Jan 19, 2019— The Latest on a winter storm in the Midwest and New England (all times local): 6 p.m. A 15-vehicle crash has blocked a section of Interstate 55 in southeastern Missouri as snow from a massive winter storm swept through the area and slicked roads. The Missouri Department of Transportation issued the news … Continue reading DETROIT | The Latest: Slick road leads to 15-vehicle Missouri pileup

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Schumer dismisses Trump plan to end shutdown

WASHINGTON —Jan 19, 2019—The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump‘s proposal for ending the 29-day partial federal shutdown is simply “more hostage taking.” The New York Democrat says Trump’s plan offers “one-sided and ineffective remedies.” Trump on Saturday proposed granting temporary … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Schumer dismisses Trump plan to end shutdown

FRANKFORT, Ky. | Students in ‘MAGA’ hats mock Native American after rally

FRANKFORT, Ky.—Jan 19, 2019— A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from its all-male high school, mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a rally in Washington. Laura Keener of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington said Saturday it regrets the incident and is investigating but didn’t comment further. … Continue reading FRANKFORT, Ky. | Students in ‘MAGA’ hats mock Native American after rally

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. | No. 3 Vols rally past Alabama, make case to lead AP Top 25

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —Jan 19, 2019—Grant Williams scored 21 points, and No. 3 Tennessee rallied past Alabama 71-68 on Saturday for its 12th straight win and a chance to climb atop the AP Top 25. After No. 1 Duke lost to Syracuse on Monday and No. 2 Michigan fell at Wisconsin on Saturday, the Volunteers (16-1, … Continue reading KNOXVILLE, Tenn. | No. 3 Vols rally past Alabama, make case to lead AP Top 25

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.| Haley’s layup lifts West Virginia over No. 7 Kansas 65-64

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—Jan 19, 2019— Jermaine Haley hurried up the court and hit a layup with 8.5 seconds left, completing a late rally that lifted West Virginia over No. 7 Kansas 65-64 on Saturday. West Virginia (9-9, 1-5 Big 12) scored the final seven points to break a five-game losing streak. Dedric Lawson and Marcus Garrett … Continue reading MORGANTOWN, W.Va.| Haley’s layup lifts West Virginia over No. 7 Kansas 65-64

Edwards, Eastern lead Purdue past No. 25 Indiana 70-55

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. —Jan 19, 2019— Carsen Edwards scored 20 points and backcourt mate Nojel Eastern had his first double-double Saturday to send Purdue past No. 25 Indiana 70-55 for the Hoosiers’ fourth straight loss. Eastern finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds while locking down Indiana star freshman guard Romeo Langford in this state … Continue reading Edwards, Eastern lead Purdue past No. 25 Indiana 70-55

LE HAVRE, France | France ends 28-match US unbeaten run with 3-1 victory

LE HAVRE, France —Jan 19, 2019—Kadidiatou Diani scored twice and France ended the U.S. national team’s 28-game unbeaten streak with a 3-1 victory Saturday. The top-ranked United States had not lost since falling 1-0 to Australia in 2017, The Americans were 25-0-3 over the span. Marie-Antoinette Katoto also scored for third-ranked France. It has won … Continue reading LE HAVRE, France | France ends 28-match US unbeaten run with 3-1 victory