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BEIJING (AP) — Lindsey Jacobellis is finally an Olympic gold medalist. Let that sink in for a moment because Jacobellis has been trying for 16 years. Jacobellis helped make the wild sport of snowboardcross famous.…

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Washington Football Team safety Deshazor Everett turned himself in to a Virginia jail on an involuntary manslaughter charge after an investigation found he was speeding before his sports car slammed into…

WELLSVILLE — Iola High’s girls had plenty going for them Monday. Three Fillies players reached double figures in scoring, but in the end, it was Wellsville’s Aaliyah Green who shined brightest.  The Eagles’ Green poured…

WELLSVILLE — Luke Bycroft isn’t much on moral victories. And falling by 17 isn’t what anyone would describe as a “close” loss. But the manner in which Iola staged a ferocious comeback, on the road,…

MORAN — Marmaton Valley High School’s boys were unable to emerge from a two-week slump when they faced Cherokee-Southeast on Monday night. The Wildcats lost 70-42 A plethora of turnovers led to a deep hole for…

MORAN — Stellar defense by both Marmaton Valley and Cherokee-Southeast girls made for a nail-biter on Monday night. The Wildcats emerged victorious in the late seconds, 22-21. The game started back and forth, but Marmaton…

LAS VEGAS (AP) — New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara is out of jail after he was arrested over the weekend on a felony charge alleging he beat and injured a person at a…

CLEVELAND (AP) — The inaugural NBA HBCU Classic between Howard and Morgan State will be televised nationally as part of All-Star weekend festivities as the league expands support of historically Black colleges and universities. The…

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Timmy Allen hit the go-ahead jumper, then Marcus Carr delivered the game-sealing steal and free throws. A few seconds later, Texas fans stormed the court.  The No. 20 Longhorns tightened up…

BEIJING (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin will have to rebound quickly. Her next chance at a medal is the slalom, but that’s a top event for rival Petra Vlhova. The showdown between those two Alpine skiing…