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  • Migrant girl’s dad said she was ill on bus

    Migrant girl’s dad said she was ill on bus WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. Border Patrol says a 7-year-old girl who died while she was in custody appeared to be in good health when she was first detained along a remote stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border. An intake form…

  • Kentucky’s Benny Snell Jr. leaving early for NFL draft

    Kentucky’s Benny Snell Jr. leaving early for NFL draft LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky running back Benny Snell Jr. says he’ll skip his senior season to enter the NFL draft, but will play in the Wildcats’ New Year’s Day bowl game. Snell announced his decision in a video posted…

  • Syracuse AD John Wildhack: 'Paying college athletes is problematic'

    Syracuse AD John Wildhack: 'Paying college athletes is problematic' Syracuse Athletic Director John Wildhack says his coaches and players must play by NCAA rules and regulations or they won't be at SU any longer.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Syracuse AD John Wildhack: 'Paying college…

  • Parkland survivor, gun-reform advocate accepted to Harvard

    Parkland survivor, gun-reform advocate accepted to Harvard PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida high schooler who survived a school shooting massacre and co-founded the “March For Our Lives” gun-reform movement has been accepted to Harvard. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior Jaclyn Corin posted a photo of her admissions…

  • Familia, Mets finalize $30 million, 3-year contract

    Familia, Mets finalize million, 3-year contract NEW YORK (AP) — Jeurys Familia and the Mets finalized a $30 million, three-year contract on Friday, bringing the reliever back to New York, where he figures to serve as a setup man for newly acquired closer Edwin Diaz. Familia gets a $2…

  • Shutdown looms as Trump weighs next move on border wall

    Shutdown looms as Trump weighs next move on border wall WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is racing to avoid a partial government shutdown over President Donald Trump’s border wall. Lawmakers are awaiting the White House’s next move. The president met Friday with top aides to discuss strategy. Earlier this week…

  • Trump club is in tax break zone, but is unlikely to benefit

    Trump club is in tax break zone, but is unlikely to benefit NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s company owns a golf club in an Opportunity Zone offering massive tax breaks, but experts say it is unlikely it could take advantage of them. The Trump National Golf Club…

  • Whistling Kettle to open next spring in Schenectady

    Whistling Kettle to open next spring in Schenectady The Whistling Kettle, which already has locations in Ballston Spa and downtown Troy, will open a third location, at 138 Jay St. on the Jay Street pedestrian mall in downtown Schenectady, next year. The shop, which is expected to open in…

  • Lawyers seek to exclude evidence at truck attack trial

    Lawyers seek to exclude evidence at truck attack trial NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for a man arrested after a truck attack killed eight people on a New York City bike path say a judge should reject his confession, cell phone evidence and the potential for the death penalty.…

  • The Latest: Kansas telemedicine abortion ban’s fate in doubt

    The Latest: Kansas telemedicine abortion ban’s fate in doubt TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the legal battle over banning telemedicine abortions in Kansas (all times local): 4:35 p.m. A Kansas law meant to ban telemedicine abortions has become entangled in larger court battles over abortion and the…