The Latest: Kraft says Pats targets of “jealousy and envy”

January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the NFL conference championships. (all times local): 2:45 p.m. New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft says the team needs to guard against “jealousy and envy” from people who are trying to tear apart one of the most successful dynasties in NFL history. Speaking on the pregame show before the … Continue reading The Latest: Kraft says Pats targets of “jealousy and envy”

The Latest: Nevada marchers happy to be part of history

LAS VEGAS/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on women’s marches taking place around the world (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Some early arrivers at Sunday’s women’s march in Las Vegas to launch an effort to register 1 million voters and target swing states like Nevada in the midterm elections say they’re happy to be part … Continue reading The Latest: Nevada marchers happy to be part of history

Patriots’ Brady throwing without glove before AFC title game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is on the field for warmups at Gillette Stadium wearing black tape over the inside part of his injured right hand — but no glove. Brady is throwing passes — with a glove only on his non-throwing left hand — about 45 minutes before … Continue reading Patriots’ Brady throwing without glove before AFC title game

Turkish troops enter Kurdish enclave in northern Syria

HASSA, Turkey/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Turkish troops and Syrian opposition forces attacked a Kurdish enclave in northern Syria on Sunday in their bid to oust from the area a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia, which responded with a hail of rockets on Turkish towns killing at least one refugee. The Turkish offensive on Afrin, codenamed Operation Olive Branch, … Continue reading Turkish troops enter Kurdish enclave in northern Syria

Southampton frustrates Spurs as Kane scores 99th EPL goal

SOUTHAMPTON, England/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Harry Kane scored his Premier League-leading 21st goal of the season in a frustrating 1-1 draw for Tottenham at Southampton on Sunday. Kane has scored 99 Premier League goals overall. Southampton went ahead at St. Mary’s Stadium in the 15th minute after Tottenham defender Davinson Sanchez deflected the ball into his … Continue reading Southampton frustrates Spurs as Kane scores 99th EPL goal

Slimane named new Celine designer as Paris menswear wraps up

PARIS/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Lanvin and Paul Smith capped a masculine and utilitarian menswear season in Paris as design veteran Hedi Slimane was named the new creative chief at Celine. Here are some highlights from Sunday’s final fall-winter men’s shows and the run-up to Paris Fashion Week for couture collections: LANVIN’S UTILITARIAN CHIC A constellation of … Continue reading Slimane named new Celine designer as Paris menswear wraps up

Status woe: Cavaliers not planning changes amid slump

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue isn’t changing his starting lineup or rotations despite Cleveland’s current troubling state. A day after the Cavs gave up 148 points — tying a franchise record that stood since 1972 — in an embarrassing loss to Oklahoma City, Lue said he’s not making any major moves to … Continue reading Status woe: Cavaliers not planning changes amid slump

US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo./January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Jim Johannson, the general manager of the U.S. Olympic men’s hockey team, has died on the eve of the Pyeongchang Games. He was 53. Johannson passed away in his sleep Sunday morning, according to USA Hockey. Executive director Pat Kelleher said the organization is “beyond shocked and profoundly saddened” by … Continue reading US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home