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December 06, 2018

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Bianca Cuevas-Moore scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, Alexis Jennings sank all five of her shots for 10 points and No. 22 South Carolina beat Appalachian State 80-50 on Wednesday night.

The Gamecocks hit six 3-pointers in the first quarter for a 27-15 lead, and made six…

December 06, 2018

CHARELESTON, S.C. (AP) — Zane Najdawi scored 23 points and missed just two shots and grabbed 10 rebounds and The Citadel beat Division III-member Johnson & Wales 127-93 on Wednesday night.

Najdawi was 10-for-12 shooting in a little more than a half of action and Lew Stallworth finished with 19…

December 06, 2018

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Coach Mike Krzyzewski slammed a chair during a timeout shortly after halftime. By the end of the game, RJ Barrett was slamming home an alley-oop pass off the glass.

Just that quickly, Duke can turn a frustrating night into yet another blowout.

Barrett had 27 points and a season-…

Hartford Duke Basketball

December 06, 2018

Today in History

Today is Thursday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2018. There are 25 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlights in History:

On Dec. 6, 1907, the worst mining disaster in U.S. history occurred as 362 men and boys died in a coal mine explosion in Monongah, West Virginia.

On this date:


December 05, 2018

Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Thursday, Dec. 06.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops.

To see your Daybooks and events for North Carolina…

December 05, 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff says he’s ending his county’s agreement with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

News outlets report that on his first day at work, Mecklenburg County Sheriff Garry McFadden said in a news release Wednesday that deputies will stop performing…

December 05, 2018

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — One of the nation’s largest for-profit college chains announced Wednesday that it was abruptly closing in dozens of locations nationwide, after its accrediting agency suspended approval.

Birmingham, Alabama-based Education Corp. of America said it was closing schools operating…

December 05, 2018

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:

Dec. 4

Houston Chronicle on President George H.W. Bush:

In June 1948, after the College World Series and graduation day at Yale, young George H.W. Bush packed up his cranberry-red Studebaker (a graduation gift from his father) and…

December 05, 2018

MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina pastor hospitalized after a fire at his home on the grounds of his church has died.

A statement posted on the webpage of Goshen Free Will Baptist Church said pastor Clayton Burch died of his injuries Wednesday morning. Burch’s wife wasn’t seriously hurt in…

December 05, 2018

Recent editorials from North Carolina newspapers:

Dec. 3

Star-News of Wilmington on a proposed settlement between officials and a chemical-maker accused of polluting a river:

State environmental regulators want to sign off on a deal that effectively provides cover for Chemours and leaves the…

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