Saturday Night

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J | Texans RB Miller leaves game, Jets OT Shell carted off

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

DES MOINES, Iowa | 2 winning tickets sold for $750 million Powerball jackpot

DES MOINES, Iowa— Lottery officials say two tickets have won the estimated $750 million Powerball jackpot. Powerball officials say tickets purchased in Iowa and New York match all six numbers in Saturday night’s drawing. The jackpot is the fourth-largest in U.S. history. The winning numbers were 8, 12, 13, 19 and 27, and Powerball 4. … Continue reading DES MOINES, Iowa | 2 winning tickets sold for $750 million Powerball jackpot

STARKVILLE, Miss | Mississippi State upsets No. 16 Texas A&M, 28-13

STARKVILLE, Miss.  — One week after arguably the worst game of his college career, Nick Fitzgerald made throws that had a little extra zip to them. The decisions were a little quicker. The running had more purpose. In short, Mississippi State’s quarterback had his mojo back. And the Bulldogs responded with an impressive upset win. … Continue reading STARKVILLE, Miss | Mississippi State upsets No. 16 Texas A&M, 28-13

SAN DIEGO | Book, Williams lead No. 3 Notre Dame over Navy, 44-22

SAN DIEGO  — Ian Book threw for 330 yards and two touchdowns, Dexter Williams ran for 142 yards and three scores and No. 3 Notre Dame overwhelmed Navy 44-22 on Saturday night to remain undefeated and in the playoff picture. JaFar Armstrong added a rushing touchdown for the Fighting Irish. They are 8-0 for the … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Book, Williams lead No. 3 Notre Dame over Navy, 44-22

NEW YORK | NYPD suspends use of body camera model after one explodes

NEW YORK — The New York City Police Department has suspended use of a model of body camera after one exploded. The NYPD says an officer noticed smoke coming from the Vievu LE-5 body camera on Saturday night. The officer removed it and the device exploded. No one was injured. The NYPD says that the … Continue reading NEW YORK | NYPD suspends use of body camera model after one explodes

MILWAUKEE | Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

MILWAUKEE  — Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 on Saturday night in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw closed out the win, setting up a … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEW YORK — Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Saturday night. Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks called their … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEWCASTLE, England | Newcastle drops to last in EPL after losing to Brighton 1-0

NEWCASTLE, England — Newcastle dropped to the bottom of the English Premier League after extending its winless start to nine games in losing to Brighton 1-0 at home on Saturday. There was a touch of fortune about Beram Kayal’s 29th-minute strike, which came via a deflection off Jose Izquierdo’s volley, on an afternoon when Brighton … Continue reading NEWCASTLE, England | Newcastle drops to last in EPL after losing to Brighton 1-0