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Hildreth triple-double leads Wake Forest in rout of Hampton

1 or 5 Wake Forest’s Cameron Hildreth is called for a block as Hampton’s Daniel Banister collides with Hildreth during an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022, at Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, NC (Walt Unks/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP) 1 or 5 Wake Forest’s Cameron Hildreth is called for a block as Hampton’s …

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New exhibit to feature art by incarcerated teens, underrepresented communities

“The Universal Human” is one of the pieces of art created by incarcerated youth throughout Utah that will be on display starting Dec. 6 as part of the “Dissolving Contradictions” exhibit at the downtown Salt Lake City Main Library. (Mollie Hosmer-Dillard) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — One painting depicts a sunflower …

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Giants-Cowboys sets NFL regular-season record for viewers

The Thanksgiving afternoon game between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys set the mark for the most-watched NFL regular-season game on record. The Cowboys 28-20 victory on Fox averaged 42 million viewers, according to Nielsen, surpassing the 41.55 million average for the Dec. 3, 1990, Monday night game between the Giants and San Francisco …

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[NPB NOTEBOOK] Triple Crown Winner Munetaka Murakami Has MLB Aspirations

This article first appeared on SportsLook, JAPAN Forward’s dedicated sports website. Like many of his countrymen, Triple Crown winner Munetaka Murakami has expressed an interest in moving to the major leagues. The Tokyo Yakult Swallows slugger told reporters earlier this month that he would like to test his talents in MLB while he is still …

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Rangers face challenge of matching up with hungry Connor McDavid

If there is one justification for the NHL schedule matrix, in which every team plays home and away against all 16 non-conference opponents to the detriment of intradivision rivalries and playoff races, it’s that it means No. 97 for the Oilers will be on the Garden ice Saturday afternoon. Yes, Connor McDavid will be in …

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Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy in 1983's "Trading Places," which features music from "The Marriage of Figaro."

The secrets behind some of your favorite Christmas movie classics

Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy in 1983’s “Trading Places,” which features music from “The Marriage of Figaro.” (Moviestore/Shutterstock) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes ATLANTA — Watching Christmas movies is a whole tradition unto itself. Every family has their mainstays, whether it’s an animated classic from yesteryear or a more modern take on holiday cheer. Get …

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Iran government supporters confront protesters at World Cup

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — Tensions ran high at Iran’s second match at the World Cup on Friday as fans supporting the Iranian government harassed those protesting against it and stadium security seized flags, T-shirts and other items expressing support for the protest movement that has gripped the Islamic Republic. Some fans were stopped by …

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