The Latest: Cadillacs battling Penske after 6 hours at Rolex

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla./January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest at the Rolex 24 at Daytona 8:40 p.m. (all times local) Mike Conway in a Cadillac for Action Express Racing had the overall lead six hours into the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The Cadillac teams seem to have the advantage and have led most of the race … Continue reading The Latest: Cadillacs battling Penske after 6 hours at Rolex

Miley Cyrus, Jill Scott rock the Roots Grammy party

NEW YORK/January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Miley Cyrus’ latest record embraces her pop-countryside but the singer embraced the funk as one of the surprise performers at The Roots annual pre-Grammy jam showcase. “Come on, you know this song,” Cyrus told the crowd Friday as she performed her old hit “Party in the U.S.A.” But it … Continue reading Miley Cyrus, Jill Scott rock the Roots Grammy party

Clark, Evans lead No. 9 Cincinnati past Memphis 62-48

MEMPHIS, Tenn./January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Gary Clark had 18 points and nine rebounds, Jacob Evans added 14 points — including a pair of 3-pointers to break Cincinnati out of a second-half shooting slump — as the No. 9 Bearcats defeated Memphis 62-48 on Saturday for their 12th straight victory. The Bearcats (19-2, 8-0 American … Continue reading Clark, Evans lead No. 9 Cincinnati past Memphis 62-48

AP FACT CHECK: Data melt Trump’s cooling, ice claims

WASHINGTON/January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump’s description of the climate on planet Earth doesn’t quite match what data show and scientists say. In an interview with Piers Morgan airing Sunday on Britain’s ITV News, the president said the world was cooling and warming at the same time and that claims of melting ice … Continue reading AP FACT CHECK: Data melt Trump’s cooling, ice claims

Emmert defends NCAA effort to address campus sexual assaults

/January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A day after a report suggested the NCAA could have years ago looked into problems at Michigan State, President Mark Emmert said Saturday that sexual assault allegations against Spartans athletes in 2010 were “widely reported” and already being investigated by law enforcement and the school. Emmert made the comments in … Continue reading Emmert defends NCAA effort to address campus sexual assaults

Anthony reaches milestone as Thunder beat Pistons 121-108

DETROIT/January 27, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—Carmelo Anthony surpassed the 25,000-point milestone and Russell Westbrook added 31 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds to lift the surging Oklahoma City Thunder to a 121-108 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. Thunder guard Andre Roberson was taken off on a stretcher in the third quarter after landing hard on … Continue reading Anthony reaches milestone as Thunder beat Pistons 121-108

Gun Runner passes his final test, wins the Pegasus

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla/January 27, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— This was the scenario that Gun Runner’s team envisioned a year ago: Get a perfect ride at Gulfstream Park and win the sport’s richest race. It didn’t get the chance last year. The wait was most certainly worthwhile. Gun Runner went into retirement as not only the reigning Horse of … Continue reading Gun Runner passes his final test, wins the Pegasus