George Harrison remembered by fellow Beatle on 75th birthday

LONDON/February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Paul McCartney and George Harrison’s widow and son have publicly remembered the late Beatle on what would have been his 75th birthday. “Happy Birthday Georgie. Wonderful memories,” McCartney tweeted Sunday along with a black and white photograph of the two of them taken during the Beatlemania days. Harrison died of … Continue reading George Harrison remembered by fellow Beatle on 75th birthday

Powerful quake rattles homes, gold mine in Papua New Guinea

WELLINGTON, New Zealand /February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A powerful earthquake rattled forest villages and a large gold mine in central Papua New Guinea early Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries. Officials were waiting for more information about damage from the magnitude-7.5 quake that hit about 89 kilometers (55 miles) southwest of Porgera … Continue reading Powerful quake rattles homes, gold mine in Papua New Guinea

Pyeongchang’s final race delivers a lasting image

NEW YORK/February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: FINAL RACE: Marit Bjoergen striding across the finish line in the 30-kilometer cross-country ski race holding a Norwegian flag, with no competitor near her, may be a defining image coming in Pyeongchang’s final competition. After all, Norway dominated the games. Besides Bjoergen’s … Continue reading Pyeongchang’s final race delivers a lasting image

Spurs stop slide, down LeBron, Cavaliers 110-94

CLEVELAND /February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points, Danny Green added 22 and the San Antonio Spurs ended their annual “rodeo” road trip by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-94 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. Green, who missed Friday’s loss at Denver with food poisoning, came off the bench for the … Continue reading Spurs stop slide, down LeBron, Cavaliers 110-94

Students return to Florida school where 17 were killed

PARKLAND, Fla./February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Students at a Florida high school where 17 of their classmates and staff members were killed returned Sunday to gather their belongings thrown down in panic during the school shooting nearly two weeks ago. Thousands of students joined their parents in walking past the three-story building at Marjory Stoneman … Continue reading Students return to Florida school where 17 were killed

Bruins acquire Nash in trade with Rangers, sign Gionta

BUFFALO, N.Y./February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — As well as the Boston Bruins have been playing, general manager Don Sweeney wasn’t going to pass up an opportunity to make them better. And bigger. Sweeney continued solidifying a playoff push Sunday by acquiring forward Rick Nash in a multiplayer trade with the Rangers that leaves New York … Continue reading Bruins acquire Nash in trade with Rangers, sign Gionta

NHRA great John Force crashes hard at Arizona Nationals

CHANDLER, Ariz. /February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Sixteen-time Funny Car champion John Force and Jonnie Lindberg collided at the NHRA’s Arizona Nationals on Sunday. The 68-year-old Force was speaking with safety personnel before being transported to a hospital for further evaluation. Lindberg exited his mangled dragster under his own power. The crash happened two weeks … Continue reading NHRA great John Force crashes hard at Arizona Nationals

End of the road for TommyXGigi, Dolce&Gabbana fly drones

MILAN /February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Designers have made plays big and small for the loyalty of younger admirers at Milan Fashion Week. They have reached out with Instagram-savvy supermodels like Gigi Hadid, styles that incorporate more elements of street-wear and ever-evolving technology, as highlighted with Dolce & Gabbana‘s clever use of drones during their … Continue reading End of the road for TommyXGigi, Dolce&Gabbana fly drones