WASHINGTON | The Latest: Migrant girl’s family disputes officials’ story

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the death of a 7-year-old migrant girl picked up along the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Lawyers for the family of a 7-year-old girl who died while in U.S. Border Patrol custody say she did not suffer from a lack of food or water before being picked up … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Migrant girl’s family disputes officials’ story

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J | Texans RB Miller leaves game vs. Jets with ankle injury

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J — Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller has left the game against the New York Jets with an ankle injury and is questionable to return. Miller was injured early in the first quarter Saturday night when he went down after a 1-yard run. He tried to get up and walk it off … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J | Texans RB Miller leaves game vs. Jets with ankle injury

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Zinke blames ‘vicious’ attacks for departure

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the departure of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is blaming what he calls “vicious and politically motivated attacks” for his resignation from President Donald Trump’s Cabinet. Zinke’s departure, set for Jan. 2, comes as the former Montana congressman faces numerous federal investigations … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Zinke blames ‘vicious’ attacks for departure

ORLANDO, Fla | Bradwell’s 2 TDs leads Tulane over Louisiana-Lafayette 41-24

ORLANDO, Fla — Darius Bradwell rushed for a career-best 150 yards and two touchdowns to lead Tulane to its first postseason victory in 16 years, a 41-24 win over intrastate rival Louisiana-Lafayette in the Cure Bowl on Saturday. Justin McMillan improved to 5-1 as the Green Wave’s starting quarterback, tossing a first-quarter TD pass to … Continue reading ORLANDO, Fla | Bradwell’s 2 TDs leads Tulane over Louisiana-Lafayette 41-24

KATOWICE, Poland | Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules

KATOWICE, Poland — After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries agreed Saturday on universal, transparent rules that will govern efforts to cut emissions and curb global warming. Fierce disagreements on two other climate issues were kicked down the road for a year to help bridge a chasm of opinions on the … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules

PARIS | The Latest: French official reports 8th protest death

PARIS — The Latest on France protests (all times local): 10:35 p.m. The French interior minister says that an eighth person has died since the start of a nationwide protest movement that began in mid-November over fuel tax hikes but has expanded to an array of issues. Christophe Castaner said in a tweet on Saturday … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: French official reports 8th protest death

COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State survives gritty Bucknell to win 73-71

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Bucknell saw its chance but couldn’t quite get there. Trailing No. 15 Ohio State by two points, the Bison had the ball after a Buckeyes turnover with 14 seconds left. But a 3-point shot by Bruce Moore bounced off the front of the rim. Ohio State rebounded and held on for a … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State survives gritty Bucknell to win 73-71

WASHINGTON | Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday for a holiday commemoration. In a steady rain, Trump visited the cemetery during an annual event in which holiday wreaths are laid to honor the sacrifices made by veterans and their families. The president’s trip to Arlington came about a … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration