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Jaguars stun Steelers 45-42 to earn trip to AFC title game

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 16:44
Rookie running back Leonard Fournette ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns, Blake Bortles added 214 yards passing and a vital fourth-quarter score as the relentless Jacksonville Jaguars stunned the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 on Sunday.

Friends, family welcome Air National Guard members home

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 16:27
Samantha Ingram had talked to her husband, Capt. Kai Ingram, as much as she could while he was overseas, but the first thing she wanted when he stepped off the Wyoming Air National Guard C-130 Saturday afternoon was a big hug.

US urges caution, warns of possible terror attacks in Kosovo

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 15:15
The United States is warning its citizens to "exercise increased caution in Kosovo due to terrorism" and listed some areas Washington thinks are at increased risk.

US set to cut UN money for Palestinian refugees

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 14:51
The Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, cutting the year's first contribution by more than half or perhaps entirely, and making additional donations contingent on major changes to the organization, according to U.S. officials.

NATO chief: UN convention won't rid world of nuclear arms

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:40
NATO supports the idea of a world without nuclear weapons, but doesn't believe it can be achieved by imposing a ban through the United Nations convention on nuclear weapons, the military alliance's top official said Sunday.

Hopes for deal fade as lawmakers trade barbs, Trump declares dreamer program 'probably dead'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:28
Prospects for a bipartisan agreement to protect young immigrants from deportation and prevent a government shutdown later this week faded Sunday as key lawmakers traded sharp accusations and President Donald Trump said hopes for a deal were "probably dead."

Contrasting styles on display in Army-Navy men's basketball matchup

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:34
Sitting in the interview room of Alumni Hall on Thursday night, Ed DeChellis did not look or sound like a coach whose team had just won a hard-fought game.

Nearly 75 years later, fallen Marine finally home

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:49
Nearly 75 years after his death, six Marines carried the flag-draped casket of Harold Patrick Hannon into a South Side church on Saturday morning.

Iran oil tanker explodes, sinks off China with no survivors

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:13
A burning Iranian oil tanker exploded and sank Sunday after more than a week listing off the coast of China, as an Iranian official acknowledged there was "no hope" of missing sailors surviving the disaster.

Woman's challenge: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents - again

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:38
A Massachusetts marathoner is racing to become the only person on the planet to have run seven marathons in seven days on all seven continents — twice.

Government, citing ruling, again will accept requests for DACA protection

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:10
The federal government, citing a recent court order, said Saturday that it is again accepting requests for grants of deferred action under the DACA, or "dreamers," program, which has protected thousands of young people from deportation.

Jordan gets German military vehicles for border control

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 07:49
Germany is providing two training planes and dozens of military support vehicles to Jordan, worth a total of $22 million.

Documentary explores radar innovator who helped change course of WW II

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 07:39
The film emphasizes how Alfred Loomis' time in the military revealed to him the opportunity to help the greater good with his scientific experiments and inventions.