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Stars activate Johns, clear way for return from…

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Stephen Johns played in his first game in almost 22 months when the Dallas Stars visited Minnesota on Saturday night.

Astros, Red Sox look ahead in wake of sign-stealing scandal

Astros, Red Sox look ahead in wake of sign-stea…

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Players from two teams at the center of baseball’s sign-stealing scandal faced their fans on Saturday for the first time since the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox ousted their managers amid the fallout from the investigation into Houston’s elaborate scheme.

Stars activate Johns, clear way for return from long absence

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Stephen Johns played in his first game in almost 22 months when the Dallas Stars visited Minnesota on Saturday night.

Astros, Red Sox look ahead in wake of sign-stealing scandal

Astros, Red Sox look ahead in wake of sign-stealing scandal

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Players from two teams at the center of baseball’s sign-stealing scandal faced their fans on Saturday for the first time since the Houston Ast…

Brown scores 37 points in EKU's win over Tennessee State

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jomaru Brown scored 37 points, making 18 of 19 free throws including four in the final minute that provided the winnin…

Little Rock cruises past Appalachian State 73-57

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BOONE, N.C. (AP) — Jovan Stulic finished with 18 points, Nikola Maric scored a season-high 17 off the bench and Little Rock breezed to a 73-57…

Manjon scores 16 to lead UC Davis over CS Northridge 66-62

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ezra Manjon had 16 points and six rebounds as UC Davis beat Cal State Northridge 66-62 on Saturday.

Johnson, No. 11 Louisville earn win at No. 3 Duke 79-73

Johnson, No. 11 Louisville earn win at No. 3 Duke 79-73

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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Freshman David Johnson had a season-high 19 points and No. 11 Louisville hung on down the stretch to beat No. 3 Duke 79-73…

Crosby scores 27 as Alcorn State rolls past MVSU 105-73

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ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Troymain Crosby had a career-high 27 points as Alcorn State rolled past Mississippi Valley State 105-73 on Saturday.

McDavid scores twice, Oilers beat Coyotes 7-3

McDavid scores twice, Oilers beat Coyotes 7-3

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EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — There's nothing like a victory before a long break.

LIU-Brooklyn beats cold-shooting Bryant 74-60

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SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Raiquan Clark had 21 points and 14 rebounds as Long Island-Brooklyn topped Bryant 74-60 on Saturday.

Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans 133-130

Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans 133-130

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As disappointed as Clippers coach Doc Rivers was to see his team give up 80 first-half points, he now has evidence that his…

Robinson lifts Fresno St. past Wyoming 65-50

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Orlando Robinson scored 19 points, New Williams added 16 and Fresno State beat Wyoming 65-50 on Saturday.

Davison scores 26, Eastern Washington tops Montana St 71-58

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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jacob Davison scored 26 points, Mason Peatling had a double-double and Eastern Washington defeated Montana State 71-58 o…

Ingram's free throws lift UCF over South Florida 55-54

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dazon Ingram sank 3 of 4 free throws in the final 53 seconds and UCF closed the game on a 6-0 run to fend off South Flori…

Muszynski carries Belmont past Morehead St. 77-59

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Muszynski scored 20 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked four shots and Belmont won its fifth straight game, 7…

Hogberg makes 40 saves, Senators beat Flames 5-2

Hogberg makes 40 saves, Senators beat Flames 5-2

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OTTAWA (AP) — Marcus Hogberg isn’t sure he belongs in the NHL. He might be the only one with that thought.

No. 24 Illinois hangs on to beat Northwestern 75-71

No. 24 Illinois hangs on to beat Northwestern 75-71

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill, (AP) — As Illinois coach Brad Underwood watched Northwestern play his Illini down to the wire, he couldn’t help but feel he wa…

WSU wins on day it retires Klay Thompson's jersey

WSU wins on day it retires Klay Thompson's jersey

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PULLLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Whenever Isaac Bonton drained a 3-pointer or dished out an assist, NBA and Washington State great Klay Thompson was on …

Applewhite, South Carolina St. subdue Florida A&M

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ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Damani Applewhite scored 22 points and South Carolina State topped Florida A&M 81-65 on Saturday.

Teague excited to be back with adopted hometown Hawks

Teague excited to be back with adopted hometown Hawks

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ATLANTA (AP) — Jeff Teague says he couldn't be happier to be back with his adopted hometown team.

Adams scores 31, Austin Peay still unbeaten in OVC, 92-81

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Jordyn Adams scored a career-high 31 points, making seven 3-pointers, six players reached double figures and Austin Peay …

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    Permian Basin Adult Literacy Center will be offering English Language Learning classes in Odessa at Odessa Bible Church on Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00 PM beginning January 8th, 2020 and running through April 29th, 2020. Students are required to pay a once-yearly enrollment fee of $25.00. Open enrollment will be offered for the Spring 2020 session. Apply on our website at https://pbalc.org/permian-basin-adult-literacy-students/, call (432)682-9693 or email hsmith@pbalc.org for more information. Kindergarten - 5th grade age children are welcome to enjoy free Bible classes provided by Odessa Bible Church if childcare is needed. * Childcare is not provided by or affiliated with Permian Basin Adult Literacy Center.

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Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

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LONDON (AP) — Goodbye, your royal highnesses. Hello, life as — almost — ordinary civilians.

Fluidity and autumnal hues hit Paris menswear week

Fluidity and autumnal hues hit Paris menswear week

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PARIS (AP) — Fluidity graced the menswear catwalks in Paris as fall-winter crescendoed through the weekend, with shows from houses such as Jac…

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PET OF THE WEEK: Sailor

PET OF THE WEEK: Sailor

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Sailor, a 10-month-old male Lab mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Sailor o…

PET OF THE WEEK: Sam

PET OF THE WEEK: Sam

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Sam, a 3-year-old male Cat, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Sam or any of the…

GOOD NEWS: GFWC

GOOD NEWS: GFWC

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GFWC Tau Lambda Study Club held their annual Christmas Party on Dec. 11, 2019 at Jazz Cafe in Monahans. Members enjoyed varied …

GOOD NEWS: Donation

GOOD NEWS: Donation

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The Complex Community Federal Credit Union recently donated West Texas Strong tumblers to Odessa Police Department officers.