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Tuesday November 21st, 2017 6:02PM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
Bo Ryan retires at midseason, ending successful run at Wisconsin after 2 Final Fours
The methodical brand of basketball that Bo Ryan ran at Wisconsin rarely surprised opponents as it piled up wins and two trips to the Final Four over the last two seasons.Ryan saved the biggest shocker...
3:32AM ( 1 year ago )
Review: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is fun fan service that kick-starts a new generation
J.J. Abrams may not elevate the language of "Star Wars," but he sure is fluent in it. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is no more and no less than the movie that made us love it in the first place. In f...
3:29AM ( 1 year ago )
Lost in Translation? North Korea puts world debut of its favorite girl band on hold
TOKYO (AP) — Before it all fell apart, a visit to Beijing by North Korea's most popular all-female pop group was touted by Pyongyang as the perfect chance to warm up relations with its biggest and mos...
3:19AM ( 1 year ago )
With Fed expected to raise rates, here are 5 things to look for Wednesday
WASHINGTON (AP) — A rate increase is finally coming.That, at least, is the overwhelming expectation for the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. It would be the first rate hike in nine years. And it would ra...
3:14AM ( 1 year ago )
Google's rankings of 2015's top searches highlight fascination with Lamar Odom's downfall
Here's a look at what was on the world's collective mind this year, based on Google's annual breakdown of the hottest searches:___OVERALL TOPICS1. Former Los Angeles Lakers star Lamar Odom2. Satirical...
3:12AM ( 1 year ago )
Brothel binge of NBA, reality-TV star Lamar Odom thrusts him to top of Google's 2015 searches
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lamar Odom's bizarre downfall from a former Los Angeles Lakers star to a lost soul in a Nevada brothel had the world searching Google for answers more than any other topic this ye...
3:11AM ( 1 year ago )
Correction: Tokyo 2020 story
TOKYO (AP) — In a story Dec. 14 about proposed Olympic Stadium designs, The Associated Press misidentified the president of the Japan Sport Council is Kazumi Daito. It is Kazumi Ohigashi.A corrected v...
2:51AM ( 1 year ago )
Why watch? 41 postseason games in a bowl bonanza stretching from Boise to Miami Beach
There are 41 FBS games, involving 80 teams, scheduled to be played from Saturday to Jan. 11.FORTY-ONE! Losing football teams will play in bowls. Teams from the same conference will play each other in...
2:50AM ( 1 year ago )
Sunnis fear revenge attacks in Iraqi town freed from brutal Islamic State rule
HARSHAM CAMP, Iraq (AP) — The Islamic State militants who stormed into the Iraqi town of Sinjar last year, massacring members of the Yazidi minority and forcing women into sexual slavery, are gone. Bu...
2:23AM ( 1 year ago )
In 10-year quest, Taiwanese "Star Wars" fan finds dream job crafting realistic lightsabers
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — This is not your father's lightsaber, Luke. This is not the weapon of a Jedi Knight, but the handcrafted replica of a Taiwanese man who disliked the official "Star Wars" products...
2:09AM ( 1 year ago )