Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Embalo has vowed to work to resolve political tensions in Guinea-Bissau Former Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo has been elected president after winning a run-off vote against another ex-prime minister.The 47-year-old beat rival Domingos Simoes Pereira by about 54% to 46%, the electoral commission announced.Mr Pereira vowed to…
SAN ANTONIO (AP) – DeMar DeRozan had 24 points and the San Antonio Spurs escaped with a 117-113 overtime victory over the short-handed Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Dejounte Murray scored seven of his 15 points in overtime, and San Antonio won its eighth in 13 games. LaMarcus Aldridge added 17 points and 12…
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers nearly allowed a dubious first in NHL history. James Neal had three goals and an assist and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had a goal and three assists as the Oilers built a six-goal lead and held on to beat the New York Rangers 7-5 on Tuesday night. No team in…
Image copyright Paul Smith Image caption Shots were fired at a house in Flynn Gardens, Stepps Shots have been fired at a house in North Lanarkshire in what police describe as a "targeted attack".A car entered Flynn Gardens in Stepps at about 18:50 on Monday and two shots were fired at the property.A window was…
AP Dec 31, 2019 at 12:17a ET SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Christian Juzang scored five of his 17 points in overtime, including a go-ahead jumper, and Harvard beat San Francisco 84-81 on Monday night to win its fifth straight. Juzang’s jumper put the Crimson up 75-74 with 2:29 to go in OT and he added…
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored on a 61-yard run in the opening minute and didn’t stop after that, totaling 181 yards rushing and receiving with three touchdowns Monday to help No. 6 Florida beat Virginia 36-28 in the Orange Bowl. Perine carried 13 times for a career-high 138 yards rushing at the…
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The surgeons, not pictured, used an electric scalpel after applying alcohol-based disinfectant A hospital patient has died after being set on fire during surgery in Romania.Surgeons at Floreasca Hospital in Bucharest used an alcohol-based disinfectant on the woman, 66, before carrying out her operation for pancreatic cancer on 22…
ST, LOUIS (AP) — Javonte Perkins scored 21 points, Jordan Goodwin had a double-double, and Saint Louis beat Bethune-Cookman 77-67 on Sunday night. Goodwin finished with 14 points, 16 rebounds, five assists and two steals. The 6-foot-3 junior guard has grabbed double-digit rebounds in seven of his last eight games – including a career-high 19…
DENVER (AP) — Will Barton scored 19 points, including two free throws with eight seconds left to help the Denver Nuggets hold off the Sacramento Kings 120-115 on Sunday night. Michael Porter Jr. got his first career start, and the rookie delivered with a season-high 19 points and six rebounds. Nikola Jokic had 17 points…
29 Dec From the section Premier League Follow Arsenal v ChelseahelpHow to playRate players out of 10 throughout or after the game. The rater will close 30 minutes after the final whistle.Rating range key1 = Give it up10 = Pure perfectionArsenalSquad number1Player nameLenoSquad number15Player nameMaitland-NilesSquad number21Player nameChambersSquad number23Player nameDavid LuizSquad number77Player nameSakaSquad number11Player nameTorreiraSquad number29Player…