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  1. Rose-Kaying Woo leads Elite CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Gymnastics Coaching

    SENIOR 1. Rose-Kaying Woo 54,800 2. Isabela Onyshko 53,650 3. Audrey Rousseau 52,650 4. Sydney Townsend 52,500 4. Madison Copiak 52,500 6. Shallon Olsen 52,050 full results day 1 Victoria Moors competed only FX and Vault, 2nd on both. Sabrina Gill only Bars, finishing 2nd behind Victoria-Kayen Woo in 1st.


  2. Portland's Lamour drops decision in New England middleweight title boutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Challenger Thomas Falowo scored an eight-round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Russell Lamour Jr. of Portland on Friday night to win Lamour's New England middleweight boxing championship. The fight was held at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut, and televised live on ESPN2 as part of that network's Friday Night Fight series.


  3. Gordon scores 28, Pelicans, without Davis, snap Clippers' 6-game win streak, 108-103Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Eric Gordon scored a season-high 28 points and the New Orleans Pelicans snapped the Los Angeles Clippers' six-game winning streak, 108-103 on Friday night. With power forward Anthony Davis sitting out because of his sore left groin, the Pelicans benefited from exceptional shooting from behind the 3-point line, hitting 13 of 25, and at the foul line, where they made 23 of 26 free throws, including their last 17. Ryan Anderson, starting for Davis, scored 24. He and Gordon each hit five 3s to help New Orleans win for the fifth time in six games.


  4. Column: Basketball playoff races heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    All this snow outside is a great reminder why a gym is where I'd find myself as a kid. It might be frigid outside, but inside things are just starting to heat up.


  5. Twin girls draw hundreds of possible liver donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | CBC News

    But that could change, according to Dr. Gary Levy, who manages live donor liver transplants at the University Health Network. He says he's had 350 inquiries from people wanting to help the girls - and 280 of them have even sent in their health histories.


  6. Roundup: Arlington squeaks past PoultneyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    POULTNEY >> An 11-of-16 performance at the foul line was the difference in Arlington's 49-45 win on Friday over Poultney. Nathan Mattison led the way with 14 with Austin Hawley right there with 13. Sam White had 22 for the Blue Devils.


  7. Bulldogs pull away in fourth for win over MAURead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    MANCHESTER >> The Mount Anthony Union High School boys basketball team gave Burr and Burton Academy all it could handle through three quarters on Friday night. The game was close throughout, with MAU jumping out to the early lead while BBA had to play catch-up.


  8. Panthers pound Hoosic ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    Hoosick Falls' Mark Hackett runs a play while Connor McCart sets a screen during the first half against Hoosic Valley. HOOSICK, N.Y. >> Coming into Friday night's game, Hoosic Valley's John Rooney was fourth in Section II averaging 29 points a contest.


  9. Wisconsin DNR Launches Endangered Resources License Plate Photo Contest on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | AmmoLand

    Take advantage of this special opportunity and submit your best bald eagle photos for a chance to see your entry soar across the state on vehicle license plates. The DNR's Bureau of Natural Heritage Conservation is seeking bald eagle photos to possibly be featured on the new Wisconsin Endangered Resources license plate.


  10. Finished: Pit to access broken Seattle tunneling machineRead the original story

    15 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The Washington state Transportation Department says the contractor building a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle has finished digging a 120-foot-deep pit that can be used to access and repair the broken tunneling machine. State officials say Seattle Tunnel Partners' crews removed the final scoop of soil Friday.


  11. Mayo genetic data bank could boost Obama's new 'precision medicine initiative'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Star Tribune

    President Obama announced plans for the databank Friday as part of the $215 million "precision medicine initiative" that he will ask Congress to fund in the 2016 budget. The initiative includes gathering details from a million volunteers nationwide to help tailor genetic diagnoses and treatments of diseases.


  12. Carlisle earns 600th win as Mavericks embarrass Heat in 2nd half, run away to 93-72 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak.


  13. Raptors blow big lead in regulation, rally to beat Nets 127-122 in overtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Amir Johnson made the tiebreaking basket with 41 seconds left in overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 127-122 on Friday night. Lou Williams finished with 25 points and Johnson had 24 for the Raptors, who led by 17 in the second half before their fifth consecutive victory turned into a difficult one.


  14. DNR partners with Natural Resources Conservation Service on project to benefit privatRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | AmmoLand

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced a $1 million, five-year enhanced partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service. Under the project - Training Foresters to Enhance the Sustainable Management of Private Forest Land - the DNR will provide technical assistance to train 450 professional land managers, including public sector foresters working for the DNR or local conservation districts and private-sector foresters and wildlife biologists who work with forest landowners.


  15. Holmen FFA brings school-raised chickens to the menuRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WKBT

    A tray of baked chicken, fruit, and milk doesn't sound like anything out of the ordinary for a school lunchroom, but the story behind the chicken makes it unique. Students in Holmen's FFA have been raising chickens for a few months now as part of a grant and the Farm 2 School Program.


  16. Change in Deer Attractant Permit Rules Move Forward in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | AmmoLand

    The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners today gave preliminary approval to a measure that would expand an existing permit that authorizes permitted baiting for deer as a method of control in the southeastern Pennsylvania special regulations area. For the purpose of enhancing the harvest rate in an area of the state where deer populations are high, existing regulations provide an opportunity to private landowners within the southeast special regulations area to apply for a permit that allows hunting sites to be baited at consistent intervals through the use of electronic feeders.


  17. Girls basketball: Union County knocks off Rabun to move into first in 8AARead the original story

    28 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Union County girls basketball team downed arch-rival Rabun County 63-52 on Friday to pull into a tie for first place in Region 8-AA with the Lady Wildcats. Lisa Nalaschi paced the Lady Panthers charge, tying for a game-high 24 points and grabbing 11 rebounds despite fouling out with 5:33 remaining.


  18. The Americus Hotel was Allentown's Castle in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    "You'll see your castles in Spain/Through your window pane/Back in your own backyard." Back in Your Own Backyard, from the film "Say It With Songs" Al Jolson The ashes from Allentown's Lafayette Hotel fire, which took 13 lives on a frigid night in January of 1926, had hardly begun to cool, when the leaders of the city were asking themselves some hard questions.


  19. Motiejunas gets 26 points, 12 rebounds as Rockets beat Celtics 93-87 for 4th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Donatas Motiejunas scored 10 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Houston Rockets over the Boston Celtics 93-87 Friday night for their fourth straight win. Motiejunas also had 12 rebounds as the Rockets improved to 17-7 on the road, best in the Western Conference.


  20. Warriors live up to NRL Nines hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Age

    Coaches were breathing a little easier after the inaugural tournament's injury curse failed to strike in the Nines' first round of pool group action. Only Manly coach Geoff Toovey had an anxious moment when trump card Daly Cherry-Evans was hit late after a kick early in the opening match - a 22-17 loss to Parramatta - before jumping back to his feet.