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March 21, 2018 - 6:36 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — World shares have been mostly lower today as some markets have given back early gains ahead of the Federal Reserve's first decision on interest rates since the appointment of its new chair, Jerome Powell. In early trading, Germany's DAX lost 0.1 percent, France's CAC 40...
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March 20, 2018 - 6:41 am
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Sukalyan Sengupta, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Tabish Nawaz, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (THE CONVERSATION) Humans have known since ancient times that silver...
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March 08, 2018 - 3:39 am
FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks gain in Asia after China reports surge in exports BANGKOK (AP) — Share prices rose in Asia on today after China reported its exports surged nearly 45 percent in February from a year earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index edged 0.1 percent higher and Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1...
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United States' Meghan Duggan, from left, Hilary Knight, Monique Lamoureux-Morando, Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and Maddie Rooney pose for photos with their gold medal in women's hockey at a news conference at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Twenty years after taking gold when the sport was added to the Olympics, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight golds on Thursday. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
February 23, 2018 - 4:05 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Americans Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, twin sister Monique Lamoureux-Morando, Hilary Knight, Meghan Duggan, Gigi Marvin and Kacey Bellamy have a luxury their predecessors lacked after finally capturing the nation's first Olympic gold in women's hockey in two decades...
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February 13, 2018 - 5:59 pm
___ Stocks edge higher as a 3-day win streak restores some calm NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks shake off a slow start and finish higher for the third day in a row as banks and technology companies climb. Retailers including Under Armour and Amazon also made gains. Prescription drug and medical supply...
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January 24, 2018 - 9:56 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Sherod scored 28 points including a jumper in overtime that gave his team the lead for good and Richmond extended its win streak to four in a 77-73 victory over Duquesne Wednesday night. The teams were tied with 32 seconds left when Sherrod hit a jumper to make it 75-73. De'...
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Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon (21) is congratulated by teammate Latavius Murray after scoring on a 2-point conversion during the second half of an NFL football game against Cleveland Browns at Twickenham Stadium in London, Sunday Oct. 29, 2017. The Vikings won 33-16. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 30, 2017 - 12:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz tossed two touchdown passes, Jalen Mills had a pick-6 and the NFL-leading Philadelphia Eagles beat the winless San Francisco 49ers 33-10 on a sloppy, rainy Sunday. The Eagles (7-1) overcame a slow start on their way to a sixth straight win. The 49ers are 0-8 for the...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
October 29, 2017 - 8:13 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons are done with the AFC East. Good thing, too, considering how much they struggled against that division. A 25-20 victory over the Jets in a driving rain Sunday snapped a three-game skid for the Falcons — all against New York's division...
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October 29, 2017 - 7:47 pm
COWBOYS-REDSKINS Cowboys 'Feed Zeke,' capitalize on mistakes to beat Redskins LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott ran for 150 yards and two touchdowns and the Dallas Cowboys took advantage of a blocked field goal return and three turnovers to beat the Washington Redskins 33-19 Sunday and move into...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) celebrates with teammate Austin Hooper after they connected for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
October 29, 2017 - 7:29 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The football kept slipping out of Matt Ryan's hands — and the game seemed to be going that way, too, for the Atlanta Falcons. Fumbled snaps, dropped passes and a big-time drenching had both squads trying to find their footing, but the Falcons steadied themselves just...
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