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  • Must-see sports moments of the week: Giroud the scorpion king

    Up against the quick Shabazz Napier, a third-year pro with the Portland Trail Blazers, Dunn's execution of a double crossover move was so lethal that Napier could not keep up. He then drew two defenders' attention before finding the wide open Gorgui ...

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  • Surging Kings look to assert themselves against Heat

    The Kings won three more before double-digit losses to Portland and Memphis but rebounded with a 120-113 road win over the Denver Nuggets Tuesday. Cousins ... Whiteside and Winslow could join the team later on the trip, the Miami Herald reported.

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  • Leonard scores 25 as Spurs throttle Raptors, 110-82

    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) shoots over Toronto Raptors forward DeMarre Carroll (5) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 110-82.(AP Photo/Eric Gay) The Associated ...

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  • NBA: Atlanta's Hardaway, Portland's McCollum win with career highs

    Tim Hardaway and CJ McCollum both enjoyed career nights Sunday as the Atlanta Hawks surprised the first-place San Antonio Spurs while McCollum carried the Portland Trail Blazers to a come-from-behind victory. McCollum scored a career-high 43 points ...

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  • Kicks Fix: An inside look at the Dame 3

    As Damian Lillard has continued to progress through his NBA career, there've been several constants along the way. He's been introduced nightly at Portland Trail Blazers home games as “wearing the letter 'O,' ” with his jersey number serving as a ...

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  • Alcoa to close Suralco refinery in Suriname

    Suralco is part of the Alcoa World Alumina and Chemicals (AWAC) group of companies owned 60 percent by Alcoa and 40 percent by Alumina Limited. The aluminum producer said it was in talks with the Suriname government regarding Suralco's ... Alcoa said a ...

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  • Beantown as Shoetown: Sneaker makers stake claim in Boston

    28, 2016 photograph, the word "Boston" accents the sole of the New Balance Zante v2 shoe on display at the storefront of the world headquarters of New Balance in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston. Some of America's top sneaker makers are racing ...

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  • Trail Blazers face tall task in road tilt vs. Warriors

    The Trail Blazers, struggling as the calendar year 2016 came to a close, will look for a second straight victory in 2017 when they visit the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night. Considered an up-and-comer after upsetting the Los Angeles Clippers ...

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  • Draymond Green triple-double leads Golden State past Denver

    Nuggets: Host Sacramento on Tuesday to complete a back-to-back. It's the first meeting between the teams after the Kings won all three last season. Warriors: Host Trail Blazers on Wednesday after Portland took a 135-90 beating in its last visit to ...

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  • Computer outage disrupts customs at US airports

    "During the technology disruption, CBP had access to national security-related databases and all travelers were screened according to security standards," Hetlage said. "At this time, there is no indication the service disruption was malicious in nature.".

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  • Timberwolves' search for defense continues against 76ers

    Read 'Timberwolves' search for defense continues against 76ers' on Yahoo Sports Canada. There was some expectation heading into this season that the ...

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  • After Two Decades Away, Norman Lear Has a New TV Show

    Mining stories from Calderon Kellett's Cuban-American upbringing in Portland and San Diego, as well as Royce's family life, the show centers on three generations of the Alvarez family living in an apartment in the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles.

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  • Hawks stun Spurs in OT, McCollum lifts Trail Blazers

    The Atlanta Hawks outlasted the San Antonio Spurs in overtime, while the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves thanks to C.J. McCollum. Atlanta outscored San Antonio 14-12 in OT to win 114-112 in the NBA on Sunday as the Hawks ...

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  • Dose: McCollum Madness

    CJ McCollum put on a show during Portland's 95-89 win over Minnesota, scoring a career-high 43 points on 16-of-25 shooting (8-of-9 from the line) to go with five boards, three 3-pointers, three assists, three steals, one block and three turnovers in 39 ...

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  • Wintering, Portland beat Pepperdine 73-60

    (AP) -- Alec Wintering had 23 points, six rebounds and eight assists on Saturday night and Portland led the entire way in a 73-60 win over Pepperdine. Portland pulled away with a 14-4 run to lead 68-54 on Gabe Taylor's jumper with 2:38 left. The Pilots ...

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  • Davis with 19, N. Colorado defeats Portland State 73-59

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Jordan Davis scored 19 points, DJ Miles 17 off the bench and Northern Colorado used a big run to start the second half and tough defense to defeat Portland State 73-59 on Saturday, snapping the Vikings' five-game win streak.

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  • McCollum has 43 points, Trail Blazers top Timberwolves 95-89

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- C.J. McCollum scored a career-high 43 points and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 14-point first-half deficit in a 95-89 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night. Mason Plumlee had 18 points and eight rebounds ...

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  • A Winter Storm Is Clobbering New England

    (PORTLAND, Maine) — A winter storm brought more than 2 feet of snow to parts of northern New England overnight, and more than 100,000 homes and businesses were without power by Friday morning in hard-hit Maine. In the region's first major storm of the ...

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  • Durant posts triple-double, Thomas scores 52

    Harden's triple-double lifted the Rockets to a dominant 140-116 victory against the Los Angeles Clippers. The San Antonio Spurs also won, accounting for the Portland Trail Blazers 110-94. DURANT ENDS DROUGHT. For all of his dominance, it had been a ...

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  • US issuing new rules to curb illegal fishing, seafood fraud

    FILE - In this June 18, 2015 file photo, an ahi tuna sits packed in ice waiting to be auctioned at the United Fishing Agency in Honolulu. The Obama administration is issuing new rules it says will crack down on illegal fishing and seafood fraud by ...

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