ANAHEIM, Calif | Angels, reliever Allen finalize $8.5M, 1-year contract

ANAHEIM, Calif. — January 20, 2019—  Relief pitcher Cody Allen and the Los Angeles Angels have finalized a one-year contract for $8.5 million. He can earn an additional $2.5 million in performance bonuses for games finished as part of the deal announced Sunday: $250,000 each for 35 and 40, and $500,000 apiece for 45, 50 … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif | Angels, reliever Allen finalize $8.5M, 1-year contract

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a meeting of Past vs Future

It’s never been so clear: This year’s Super Bowl matchup between the Patriots and Rams is a showdown between the NFL’s past and its future. Led by 24-year-old quarterback Jared Goff, the Rams and their 21st-century offense will take on 41-year-old Tom Brady and the Patriots, who are in search of a record-tying sixth Super … Continue reading Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a meeting of Past vs Future

KANSAS CITY, Mo | Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

KANSAS CITY, Mo.—January 20, 2019—   The New England Patriots are headed to their third straight Super Bowl, once more thanks to Tom Brady’s brilliance. The five-time NFL champion guided the Patriots 75 yards after winning the overtime coin toss, and backup Rex Burkhead’s 2-yard TD lifted New England past Kansas City 37-31 for the AFC … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo | Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

BANGKOK | Asian markets advance on optimism over China-US trade

BANGKOK—January 20, 2019—  Shares in Asia rose Monday, extending gains on Wall Street last week. Buying enthusiasm has been spurred by renewed hopes for progress on resolving the trade standoff between the U.S. and China. Shares rose in Shanghai and Hong Kong early Monday despite news that China’s economy grew at its lowest pace in three … Continue reading BANGKOK | Asian markets advance on optimism over China-US trade

FRANKFORT, Ky | The Latest: Teen in video says he sought to calm tension

FRANKFORT, Ky.  —January 20, 2019—  The Latest on videos showing Kentucky students in a confronation at a Native American at a rally in Washington (all times local): 8:45 p.m. A teen at the center of a video confrontation with a Native American organizer of a march in Washington, D.C., says he did nothing to provoke anyone … Continue reading FRANKFORT, Ky | The Latest: Teen in video says he sought to calm tension

The Latest: Brady, Patriots take lead with 39 seconds left

— January 20, 2019—  The Latest on the conference championship games (all times EST): 9:50 p.m. Tom Brady threw a 25-yard pass to Rob Gronkowski on third down to set up Rex Burkhead’s 4-yard TD run, giving the Patriots a 31-28 lead over the Chiefs with 39 seconds left in the AFC title game. Brady’s throw … Continue reading The Latest: Brady, Patriots take lead with 39 seconds left

FRANKFURT, Ky | Teen at center of video confrontation with Native American says he did nothing to provoke, was trying to calm situation

FRANKFURT, Ky.  —January 20, 2019—  Teen at center of video confrontation with Native American says he did nothing to provoke, was trying to calm situation. By Associated Press