Sports
November 25

Schools reap benefits of hiring Coach Prime, Eddie George

Deion Sanders has been all over national TV, putting Jackson State in the spotlight every time his insurance commercials air.
Nation
November 25

Tribes to mourn on Thanksgiving: 'No reason to celebrate'

not to give thanks, but to mourn Indigenous people worldwide who've suffered centuries of racism and mistreatment.
Nation
November 24

Man killed by San Francisco police was ex-Afghan interpreter

Police on Wednesday released video of officers shooting a knife-wielding man who charged at them in a residential hotel.
Business
November 24

Latest grab-and-run theft hits Southern California Nordstrom

Thieves rushed into a Southern California Nordstrom store the night before Thanksgiving and ran off with pricey goods in the latest of a string of organized retail thefts.
Nation
November 24

Today in History

Today in History
Sports
November 24

Blacksher Jr. leads Grand Canyon over Life Pacific 82-47

Jovan Blacksher Jr. registered 16 points, eight assists and five steals as Grand Canyon routed Life Pacific 82-47 on Wednesday night.
Nation
November 24
The Edge of U2 performs during a concert in Paris, Dec. 6, 2015.

U2's Edge leading rock memorabilia sale to help musicians

When The Edge saw the Rolling Stones perform recently, his mask allowed him to go unrecognized as he watched guitarist Ron Wood from the front row.
Nation
November 24

Hawaii groups want US to shut down military fuel tanks

Citing threats to Honolulu's drinking water, the Sierra Club of Hawaii and other groups on Wednesday called on President Joe Biden and military leaders to shut down tanks that provide an important fuel reserve for U.S. forces in the Pacific.
Nation
November 24

Professor who wrote about adults attracted to minors resigns

A university professor in Virginia announced Wednesday they will resign in the wake of threats made over their recently published book, which includes interviews of more than 40 adults who are sexually attracted to minors.
Business
November 24

On the road again: Travelers emerge in time for Thanksgiving

Determined to reclaim Thanksgiving traditions that were put on pause last year by the pandemic, millions of Americans will be loading up their cars or piling onto planes to gather again with friends and family.
Nation
November 24

Chicago mother fatally shot days after teen son's slaying

A Chicago woman was shot to death on Wednesday, just steps away from a memorial to her 14-year-old son who was fatally shot over the weekend on the same sidewalk where his mother was found.
Nation
November 24
FILE - Wanda Cooper-Jones stands on May 17, 2020, near the spot where her 25-year-old son Ahmaud Arbery was shot and killed in February while jogging

In his final days, Ahmaud Arbery's life was at a crossroads

He was at a crossroads, his life stretching out before him, his troubles largely behind him. He had enrolled at South Georgia Technical College, preparing to become an electrician, just like his uncles. But first, he decided, he would take a break. College could wait until the fall.
Local
November 24

2 trials, 1 theme: White men taking law into their own hands

The trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery had vastly different outcomes. But coming just days apart, they laid bare a dangerous and long-running current in the fight for racial equality: The move by some white Americans to grab guns and take their own stand against perceptions of lawlessness, particularly by Black people.
Nation
November 24

Youngkin announces lawmakers, others helping with transition

Republican Virginia Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin announced Wednesday he had assembled groups including lawmakers, law enforcement officials, business owners and others to coordinate transition work with outgoing Gov. Ralph Northam's administration.
Sports
November 24

College Football Picks: Big stakes from ACC to Mountain West

There is still so much to be decided heading into this week's Thanksgiving college football feast.
Nation
November 24

Hiker finds remains of 4th, final victim of Colorado flood

A hiker found the remains of the fourth and final person who died during flooding and mudslides in an area of northern Colorado that was burned by a massive wildfire, authorities said.
Nation
November 24

Collecting $26M award vs. white nationalists may be tough

Nine people who sued white nationalist leaders and organizations over the violence at a deadly rally in Charlottesville in 2017 won a $26 million judgment for the injuries and trauma they endured. But whether they will be able to collect a significant chunk of that money remains to be seen.
Nation
November 24

Illinois families of 2 killed at concert file lawsuits

The family of two close friends from suburban Chicago who were killed at the Astroworld concert in Houston this month have filed wrongful death lawsuits against rapper Travis Scott, the Live Nation entertainment company and others.
Business
November 24

California denies most fracking permits ahead of 2024 ban

California regulators haven't approved permits for the controversial oil and gas extraction process known as fracking since February, effectively phasing out the process ahead of Gov. Gavin Newsom's 2024 deadline to end it.
Local
November 24

Xcel files plan to close coal-fired power plant in Pueblo

Xcel Energy has proposed a tentative agreement to close Colorado's largest coal-fired power plant by 2035, well ahead of its original retirement date of 2070, as regulators consider how the largest utility operating in the state can reduce its carbon emissions.