BUTLER LEADS NO. 1 BAYLOR TO RECORD 23RD STRAIGHT WIN

Jared Butler scored 22 points to lead No. 1 Baylor to a 65-54 win over Oklahoma on Tuesday night in Norman, Okla., as the Bears secured...

BORUSSIA DORTMUND MAKES TRANSFER OF EMRE CAN FROM JUVENTUS PERMANENT

Juventus SpA:

 
 
 

S.KOREAN CHURCH SERVICES SEEN AS CENTER OF SPIKE IN CORONAVIRUS CASES

SEOUL - South Korea reported 15 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, including 10 people involved in a surprise outbreak traced...

DIRECTOR OF OSCAR-WINNING ‘PARASITE' DID NOT WANT TO SUGARCOAT INEQUALITY

SEOUL - The stark inequality between two South Korean families portrayed in the Oscar-winning film "Parasite" might make viewers uncomfortable...

 
 
 

PAKISTAN PROBES LINK BETWEEN SOYBEAN DUST AND DEATHS IN PORT CITY OF KARACHI

KARACHI - Authorities in Pakistan are investigating if exposure to soybean dust, which can cause severe allergic reactions, is responsible...

NO. 7 MARYLAND TOPS NORTHWESTERN, RUNS WIN STREAK TO 9

Jalen Smith and Anthony Cowan Jr. combined for 41 points as No. 7 Maryland beat Northwestern 76-67 Tuesday night in College Park, Md.,...

 
 
 

WHO SAYS NO INDICATION OF CORONAVIRUS CASES IN NORTH KOREA

GENEVA/SEOUL - There are no indications that there are cases of the new coronavirus in North Korea, a World Health Organization official...

NO. 8 FLORIDA STATE STROLLS PAST PITTSBURGH

Patrick Williams scored 16 points, and No. 8 Florida State avenged its season-opening loss to Pittsburgh, producing an 82-67 victory...

 
 
 

WITTEN WANTS TO PLAY, PREFERABLY FOR COWBOYS

Free agent tight end Jason Witten intends to play a 17th NFL season in 2020, and he hopes to do so with the team that drafted him,...

CRICKET-AMBITIONS ABOUND AS WOMEN'S T20 WORLD CUP OPENS DOWN UNDER

SYDNEY - The Women's Twenty20 World Cup

 
 
 

CRICKET-AUSTRALIA'S WOMEN GET THE CHANCE TO SHINE ON THEIR OWN STAGE

MELBOURNE - Despite their dominance on the world stage, Australia's women cricketers have long toiled in the shadow of the national...

CRICKET-THAIS OUT TO WIN HEARTS AND MATCHES ON WORLD CUP DEBUT

NEW DELHI - Cricket's reputation as a game of glorious uncertainty notwithstanding, the Thailand team making their debut at the Women's...

 
 
 

CRICKET-PENPIX OF LEADING PLAYERS AT THE WOMEN T20 WORLD CUP

WELLINGTON - Penpix of 10 leading players at the Women's Twenty20 World Cup cricket tournament, which starts in Australia on Friday:

NHL ROUNDUP: CROSBY'S 4 POINTS LEAD PENS INTO 1ST

Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists, and Bryan Rust added a goal and two assists Tuesday night as the Pittsburgh Penguins downed...

 
 
 

CHINA THREATENED TO HARM CZECH COMPANIES OVER TAIWAN VISIT - LETTER

The Chinese government threatened to retaliate against leading Czech companies if a senior Czech official made good on a planned visit...

DAILY HOROSCOPE FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2020

We have the "all clear" today to shop and do business. The Moon is in Capricorn.

 
 
 

CRICKET-BOULT'S RETURN BOOSTS NZ AGAINST TOP-RANKED INDIA

WELLINGTON - The return of pace spearhead Trent Boult will come as a welcome boost for New Zealand in their flagging ICC Test Championship...

TURKISH PHILANTHROPIST RE-ARRESTED AFTER ACQUITTAL IN LANDMARK TRIAL

ISTANBUL - Turkish businessman and philanthropist Osman Kavala has been re-arrested and taken to police headquarters in Istanbul, state...

 
 
 

JETS TOP KINGS WITH SECOND-PERIOD SURGE

Jansen Harkins, Mason Appleton and Blake Wheeler scored goals in a 5-minute, 20-second stretch of the second period, and the Winnipeg...

CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: LAFC LOSE, ATLANTA UNITED DRAW

Los Angeles FC, coming off a year in which they won the Supporters' Shield as the top regular-season team in Major League Soccer, opened...

 
 
 



Bernie Sanders campaign to seek recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders campaign to seek recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign plans to ask the Iowa Democratic Party for a recount of the chaotic Iowa caucuses, which melted down earlier this month when a faulty app... Read more ...

VIDEO: Married off-duty cops pause date night to stop masked robber

VIDEO: Married off-duty cops pause date night to stop masked robber

A masked robber demanded cash from the register. Little did they know the couple having date night in the corner were both cops. Read more ...

Trump Commutes Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Trump Commutes Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

The move would free Blagojevich, once seen as a rising star in the Democratic Party, from federal prison four years before he would have been eligible for parole and clear his... Read more ...

President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Donald Trump is commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Read more ...

'Good Times' star Ja'Net DuBois dead at 74

'Good Times' star Ja'Net DuBois dead at 74

Known for playing Willona Woods on "Good Times," as well as singing "The Jeffersons" theme song, DuBois is survived by three children. Read more ...

Banking Giant HSBC To Cut 35,000 Jobs Amid Restructuring

Banking Giant HSBC To Cut 35,000 Jobs Amid Restructuring

The bank says it will shed nearly 15% of its workforce and $100 billion in investments as it refocuses on growth markets in Asia and reduces operations in Europe and the U.S. Read more ...

AP source: AG William Barr tells people he might quit over President Trump's...

AP source: AG William Barr tells people he might quit over President Trump's tweets

Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he's considering quitting his post after President Donald Trump wouldn't heed his warning to stop tweeting about... Read more ...

Newman awake, speaking after horrific Daytona 500 crash

Newman awake, speaking after horrific Daytona 500 crash

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is awake and speaking with family and doctors a day after his horrific crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500. Read more ...

Dosunmu scores 24, Illinois beats No. 9 Penn State 62-56

Dosunmu scores 24, Illinois beats No. 9 Penn State 62-56

The win also snapped Illinois' six-game losing streak against Penn State Read more ...

Cavaliers part ways with John Beilein amid disastrous first season

Cavaliers part ways with John Beilein amid disastrous first season

The Cleveland Cavaliers and John Beilein parted ways Tuesday, just over midway through his first season as head coach, ESPN reported Tuesday. Associate head coach J.B... Read more ...