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Two-thirds of American voters want rich to pay tax on stock gains

AUSTIN, Texas -- Nearly seven in ten Americans say billionaires are not paying their fair share in taxes, according to ...

California refining more than 50% of oil from Amazon rainforests

LOS ANGELES -- California-based facilities are refining half of all the oil drilled in the Amazon rainforests, according to a ...

Report: Oregon DE Kayvon Thibodeaux to declare for NFL draft

Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux will declare for the NFL draft and forgo his final two seasons of eligibility, according ...

Thunder bounce back from historic loss, beat Pistons to snap skid

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 30 points and 13 assists and Oklahoma City bounced back from the most lopsided loss in NBA ...

Texas Southern stuns No. 20 Florida for first win of season

PJ Henry scored 16 points off the bench and Joirdon Karl Nicholas scored 14 points to help previously winless Texas ...

Oklahoma buying in under new coach, ready to meet Butler

Tanner Groves knew Oklahoma would be a work in progress early in the season. The Sooners were adjusting to a ...

Colorado State names Nevada's Jay Norvell head football coach

Colorado State named Jay Norvell as its head football coach on Monday. He'll replace Steve Addazio, who was fired Thursday ...

Bowl Game Odds: Alabama-Georgia favored to meet in CFP title game

No. 1 Alabama and No. 3 Georgia have opened as significant favorites to meet in the College Football Playoff title ...

Alabama, Georgia open as sizeable favorites in CFP semis

No. 1 Alabama has opened as a 13.5-point favorite over No. 4 Cincinnati in the Cotton Bowl, according to the ...

Despite late shooting drought, Xavier outlasts Oklahoma St.

Paul Scruggs scored 19 points on 7-of-14 shooting to lead Xavier to a 77-71 victory over host Oklahoma State in ...

Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Following the revelation that the College Football Playoff would feature Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati, the remaining slate of bowl ...

Marcus Freeman to debut in Fiesta Bowl after Notre Dame's CFP miss

Looks like Notre Dame has turned into the ultimate bubble team for the College Football Playoff. The Irish were the ...

In a rut, Warriors look to get back on track vs. Magic

The Golden State Warriors look to avoid their first two-game losing streak of the season when they host the Orlando ...

Pistons, Thunder both riding 8-game losing streaks

A game of Crazy Eights will be played in Detroit on Monday night. The victor will discard a long losing ...

Alabama reclaims No. 1 spot in AP poll; Georgia falls to No. 3

Alabama reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press Top 25 poll on Sunday, the same day the College ...

No Ja Morant, no problem as Grizzlies bring winning streak to Miami

The Memphis Grizzlies, a surprising 4-0 since losing Ja Morant to a knee injury, look to keep rolling Monday night ...

Report: Clemson DC Brent Venables, Oklahoma nearing deal

Oklahoma is closing in on a deal to hire Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables as its head football coach, ESPN ...

After suffering first loss, No. 14 Florida takes on Texas Southern

Some of the things the Florida Gators did well during their unbeaten start disappeared during a frustrating 74-67 loss at ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 3 Alabama stuns No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

Grizzlies set record in 97-90 win over Mavs

Desmond Bane scored a career-high 29 points as the visiting Memphis Grizzlies posted an NBA-record fourth straight wire-to-wire win Saturday, ...

No. 4 Cincinnati rolls by No. 21 Houston, awaits playoff fate

The No. 4 Cincinnati Bearcats likely secured their place in history with a 35-20 win against visiting No. 21 Houston ...

No. 9 Baylor wins Big 12, ends No. 5 Oklahoma State's CFP hopes

Blake Shapen threw for 180 yards and three touchdowns to help No. 9 Baylor hold on for a 21-16 win ...

Kansas State, Wichita State meet for regional bragging rights

A regional rivalry will resume from a long hiatus Sunday when Kansas State travels two hours south to play a ...

New-look Maryland braces for test from Northwestern

Being merely a good coach isn't good enough at Maryland. So, after winning 66.1 percent of his games and helping ...

Xavier faces first true road test at Oklahoma State

Xavier will face its first true road test of the season when it visits Oklahoma State on Sunday in Stillwater, ...

Grizzlies turn focus to Mavs after record-setting performance

The Memphis Grizzlies ride the momentum of a record-setting victory into their Saturday night clash against the host Dallas Mavericks. ...

Thousands of USAF personnel miss vaccine deadline

More than 10,000 Air National Guard and Reserve troops had not taken up mandatory Covid-19 jabs as the deadline passed, ...

Thousands of US airmen miss vaccine deadline

Over 10,000 Air National Guard and Reserve troops have not taken the mandatory Covid-19 jabs, the US Air Force has ...

Ex-Oklahoma commit Makai Lemon switches to USC

Lincoln Riley has persuaded yet another top recruit to follow him from Oklahoma to USC. On Friday, five-star wide receiver ...

Mark Turgeon steps down as coach at Maryland

Mark Turgeon is stepping down as head coach at Maryland, effective immediately, the university announced Friday. Assistant coach Danny Manning ...

Why do couples use baby talk with one another?

Imagine you're strolling through a park and you overhear a middle-aged couple cooing over each other, doting over their "wittle ...

No. 10 Arkansas continues intrastate slate vs. Little Rock

No. 10 Arkansas continues the in-state portion of its nonconference schedule when it hosts Little Rock on Saturday. The Razorbacks ...

Oklahoma sues Biden & Pentagon over vaccine mandate

The Oklahoma government has sued the Joe Biden administration over its Covid-19 vaccine mandate for the military, deeming the order ...

NBA roundup: Grizzles set NBA mark with 73-point winning margin

Jaren Jackson Jr. scored 27 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a franchise record for points and the biggest ...

Grizzlies set NBA record with 73-point win over Thunder

Jaren Jackson Jr. scored 27 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a franchise record for points and the biggest ...

Resurgent Rockets aim for fifth straight win vs. Cole Anthony, Magic

There was little in the way of recent prior history to suggest the Houston Rockets were capable of stringing together ...

Thunder G Shai Gilgeous-Alexander enters concussion protocol

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will miss at least Thursday night's game against the Memphis Grizzlies after being placed ...

5-star RB Raleek Brown commits to USC

Five-star running back Raleek Brown committed to Southern California and new coach Lincoln Riley on Thursday, a day after decommitting ...

Thunder seek to snap seven-game skid vs. Grizzlies

The Oklahoma City Thunder look to halt a seven-game slide when they visit the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night. Five ...

Wichita St. knocks off another Power 5 foe, this time Oklahoma St.

Ricky Council IV scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half to help Wichita State score a 60-51 ...

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New chairman of Disney Company is board member Susan Arnold

BURBANK, California: The Walt Disney Co. has announced that Susan Arnold will become the new board chairman, replacing long-time chairman ...

U.S. stocks roar back as concerns over Covid variant diminish

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied on Monday as fears over the new Covid variant Omicron subsided."Reports of ...

Grab app valued at $40 billion in debut on Nasdaq

SINGAPORE: Singapore-based Grab, the major ride sharing app used in South East Asia, has made its stock market debut on ...

After decades of delays, Shell Oil gives up on UK's Cambo oilfield

LONDON, England: Shell Oil announced this week that it has abandoned its plans to develop the Cambo oil field west ...

China Evergrande worries keep lid on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed modestly lower Monday as markets appeared to be coming to grips with ...

US saw only 210,000 hired in November, falls short of expectations

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a reversal of the predictions of expected job growth issued by economists, U.S. employers hired only 210,000 ...

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