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Trump's New Talk on U.S. Drug Prices Sends Biotech Index Down

Trump's New Talk on U.S. Drug Prices Sends Biotech Index Down

President Donald Trump isn’t done talking about U.S. drug prices, and investors aren’t done worrying about what he might do....
Saint Juste, Hawaii beat San Jose State, snap 4-game skid

Saint Juste, Hawaii beat San Jose State, snap 4-game skid

Diocemy Saint Juste had school-record 39 carries for 202 yards and two touchdowns to help Hawaii snap a four-game skid and beat San Jose State 37-26 Saturday night....
Price, Montgomerie, Kelly share PGA Tour Champions lead

Price, Montgomerie, Kelly share PGA Tour Champions lead

Phillip Price, Colin Montgomerie and Jerry Kelly shared the second-round lead at 8-under 136 on Saturday in the PGA Tour Champions’ SAS Championship....
Smith, McKenzie, Gilbert share PGA Tour Champions lead

Smith, McKenzie, Gilbert share PGA Tour Champions lead

Jerry Smith, David McKenzie and Gibby Gilbert III shared the first-round lead at 5-under 67 on Friday in the PGA Tour Champions’ SAS Championship....
Massachusetts firefighter Matt Parziale wins US Mid-Amateur

Massachusetts firefighter Matt Parziale wins US Mid-Amateur

Matt Parziale won the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship on Friday, routing Josh Nichols 8 and 6 in the 36-hole final to earn spots next year in the U.S. Open and Masters...
Las Vegas gunman fired on jet fuel tanks, police, authorities say

Las Vegas gunman fired on jet fuel tanks, police, authorities say

Las Vegas investigators offer a new version of events in a shifting timeline surrounding the deadliest shooting in modern US history....
'Catastrophe' as 32 killed in California's deadliest wildfires

'Catastrophe' as 32 killed in California's deadliest wildfires

The state's fire chief says "we are a long way from being done with this catastrophe" as 32 people died and hundreds are missing....
Oklahoma St subpoenaed for detailed comms with players

Oklahoma St subpoenaed for detailed comms with players

Federal prosecutors seeking more information about the involvement of Oklahoma State basketball in a wider corruption scandal have asked the school to detail its communications...
The Latest: US officials target harassment in park service

The Latest: US officials target harassment in park service

The Latest on harassment and other conditions in the National Park Service (all times local):...
Weary Californians try to find all that’s lost as fires rage

Weary Californians try to find all that’s lost as fires rage

They are trying to find lost loved ones, to sift through the ashes of their homes, to count, identify and mourn the dozens of dead — all while the wildfires rage on....
Will politicians provide clarity on Issue 2? Probably not.

Will politicians provide clarity on Issue 2? Probably not.

If Ohio voters are looking to elected officials or the 2018 candidates to provide some guidance on Issue 2, they should probably look elsewhere....
Should public colleges be tuition-free?

Should public colleges be tuition-free?

The average college student graduates with $30,000 in debt (triple the amount of debt held by graduates 20 years ago) and activists argue the U.S. should make college tuition-free...
At least 21 dead as California wildfires rage across wine region

At least 21 dead as California wildfires rage across wine region

A couple married for 75 years are among those killed in their homes as a state of emergency is declared in California....
Donald Trump challenges Rex Tillerson to compare IQs after alleged 'moron' jibe

Donald Trump challenges Rex Tillerson to compare IQs after alleged 'moron' jibe

The President says: "If he did that, I guess we'll have to compare IQ tests. And I can tell you who is going to win."...
President Trump questions NBC licence over 'fake news'

President Trump questions NBC licence over 'fake news'

His remarks follows NBC's claim that Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, called him a "moron" after they discussed nuclear weapons....
New coach Medved hoping to reverse old losing ways at Drake

New coach Medved hoping to reverse old losing ways at Drake

Niko Medved knew all about the recent sad history of Drake basketball — the losing, the struggle to stay competitive in the Missouri Valley Conference, the general apathy...
Unexpected happenings in Big 12 before Red River rivalry

Unexpected happenings in Big 12 before Red River rivalry

Some things to watch during Week 7 of the Big 12, the first time this season with all 10 teams playing in conference games:...
Big Ten spotlight returns to Lincoln for Buckeyes-Huskers

Big Ten spotlight returns to Lincoln for Buckeyes-Huskers

Some things to watch in the Big Ten this week:...
South Alabama upsets Troy 19-8 in the Battle for the Belt

South Alabama upsets Troy 19-8 in the Battle for the Belt

Backup running back Tra Minter had 104 total yards, South Alabama’s defense and special teams forced four turnovers, and the Jaguars upset Troy 19-8 on Wednesday night in the...
Andrighetto scores twice, Avalanche beat Bruins 6-3

Andrighetto scores twice, Avalanche beat Bruins 6-3

Alexander Kerfoot scored his first NHL goal with some part of his lower leg....
Gibson makes 38 saves to lift Ducks to 3-2 win over Isles

Gibson makes 38 saves to lift Ducks to 3-2 win over Isles

John Gibson made 38 saves and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Islanders 3-2 on Wednesday night, ending a four-game losing streak to New York....
Unbeaten Devils end Maple Leafs’ perfect start with 6-3 win

Unbeaten Devils end Maple Leafs’ perfect start with 6-3 win

The Toronto Maple Leafs had a big shots advantage and even two more skaters on the key play. The New Jersey Devils put up the only big numbers that mattered — on the scoreboard....
Hornqvist has 2 points in season debut, Pens beat Caps 3-2

Hornqvist has 2 points in season debut, Pens beat Caps 3-2

Patric Hornqvist went right back to the net where he feels most comfortable and was in his element once again....
Dutch design lab blends naturalistic and futuristic

Dutch design lab blends naturalistic and futuristic

The first U.S. museum exhibit devoted solely to the experimental and futuristic work of Dutch design studio Joris Laarman Lab is now on view at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design...
A cigarette, a car backfire: Small sparks can make big fires

A cigarette, a car backfire: Small sparks can make big fires

A carelessly discarded cigarette, a downed power line, a car’s backfire or a chainsaw’s pull. Just about anything could have started any one of the wildfires now tearing through...
Trump administration: Court can't suspend Keystone XL pipeline decision

Trump administration: Court can't suspend Keystone XL pipeline decision

Attorneys for the Trump administration said a federal judge has no authority to second-guess a presidential permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline as they seek to stop a lawsuit...
Melania Trump Tussles With Ivana Over First Lady Status

Melania Trump Tussles With Ivana Over First Lady Status

Melania Trump made it clear Monday that she may be President Donald Trump’s third wife but is the only “first lady.”...
Donald Trump demands end to NFL tax breaks over anthem protests

Donald Trump demands end to NFL tax breaks over anthem protests

The President said: "Why is the NFL getting massive tax breaks while at the same time disrespecting our Anthem, Flag and Country?"...
Huskers guard against losing confidence with Buckeyes coming

Huskers guard against losing confidence with Buckeyes coming

Coming off a three-touchdown loss to Wisconsin, Nebraska will face a top-10 opponent for the second straight week....
Point scores in OT, Lightning beat Capitals 4-3

Point scores in OT, Lightning beat Capitals 4-3

The Tampa Bay Lightning shut down the NHL’s top scorer and rallied from a two-goal deficit for a quality win....
Police change timeline in deadly Las Vegas shooting

Police change timeline in deadly Las Vegas shooting

The Las Vegas gunman opened fire on a security guard six minutes before he rained down bullets on a crowd and killed 58 people, officials say....
'Fit vacations' are the trend among millennial travelers

'Fit vacations' are the trend among millennial travelers

For most travel-minded Americans, vacations are a time to relax, unwind and cheat on our diets....
No. 21 Michigan State making last year look like aberration

No. 21 Michigan State making last year look like aberration

Michigan State has made last season look like an aberration....
After Las Vegas shooting, NRA opposes ban on device that turns rifles into automatic weapons

After Las Vegas shooting, NRA opposes ban on device that turns rifles into automatic weapons

The bump stock device allows semi-automatic rifles to operate as if they were fully automatic machine guns....
Las Vegas shooting victims shared a love of country music and zest for life

Las Vegas shooting victims shared a love of country music and zest for life

As told by the people who knew them best, the 58 victims in last weekend's mass shooting at a Las Vegas country concert lived their lives with passion and a love of country music....
Donald Trump 'not surprised' by Harvey Weinstein sex allegations

Donald Trump 'not surprised' by Harvey Weinstein sex allegations

President Trump tells reporters: "I've known Harvey Weinstein a long time... I'm not at all surprised to see it."...
Demetrious Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defense

Demetrious Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defense

Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a record-breaking 11th time, stopping Ray Borg by armor submission at 3:15 of fifth round Saturday night at UFC...
Jason Aldean makes surprise Las Vegas and Tom Petty tribute on Saturday Night Live

Jason Aldean makes surprise Las Vegas and Tom Petty tribute on Saturday Night Live

In an emotional opening to SNL, Jason Aldean speaks of America's "unbreakable spirit" before playing a Tom Petty hit....
Horn, Thomas lead Jacksonville State past Austin Peay, 34-14

Horn, Thomas lead Jacksonville State past Austin Peay, 34-14

Roc Thomas had 18 carries for 135 yards and two scores, Bryant Horn accounted for two touchdowns, and Jacksonville State beat Austin Peay 34-14 on Saturday....
Tyler Duncan maintains Safeway Open lead at Silverado

Tyler Duncan maintains Safeway Open lead at Silverado

PGA Tour rookie Tyler Duncan parred the 18th hole for a scrambling 1-under 71 to maintain a one-stroke lead Saturday after three rounds of the Safeway Open....
Cindy Crawford: Daughter’s entry into modeling ‘inevitable’

Cindy Crawford: Daughter’s entry into modeling ‘inevitable’

Cindy Crawford says she’s more concerned about her 16-year-old daughter sitting behind the wheel of a car than walking a runway....
Cam Newton 'sorry' for sexist remark to female reporter Jourdan Rodrigue

Cam Newton 'sorry' for sexist remark to female reporter Jourdan Rodrigue

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton had already lost a sponsor after he made a degrading comment to a female reporter....
Baby sleep positioners pulled by major retailers over links to suffocation deaths

Baby sleep positioners pulled by major retailers over links to suffocation deaths

Tesco, John Lewis, Mothercare and eBay have removed some positioners from sale following a warning they "could lead to death"....
Bernie Sanders and Larry David discover they're cousins

Bernie Sanders and Larry David discover they're cousins

Larry David, who impersonated the ex-presidential hopeful on Saturday Night Live, is delighted to find out about "Cousin Bernie"....
Oklahoma St. coach Boynton deals with distractions

Oklahoma St. coach Boynton deals with distractions

Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton had plenty to deal with as a new head coach before lead assistant Lamont Evans got caught in a scandal....
Deep coaching ties between No. 6 Washington, California

Deep coaching ties between No. 6 Washington, California

California coach Justin Wilcox is on his own little reunion tour through the Pac-12 Conference....
San Diego State hires architect to design football stadium

San Diego State hires architect to design football stadium

San Diego State has hired Populous to design a football stadium in Mission Valley that could also be used by a pro soccer team....
Tickets now on sale for first U.S. Women's Open Championship ever in Birmingham

Tickets now on sale for first U.S. Women's Open Championship ever in Birmingham

Tickets for the 2018 U.S. Women's Open Championship at Shoal Creek are now available....
Collision between civilian drone and Army helicopter prompts investigation

Collision between civilian drone and Army helicopter prompts investigation

The safety board said the helicopter landed safely but its main rotor blade, window frame and transmission deck were damaged....
NRA calls for crackdown on gun modifications used by Las Vegas gunman

NRA calls for crackdown on gun modifications used by Las Vegas gunman

The group backs a review of laws around bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire up to 800 rounds per minute....