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College Heights Christian basketball player Miller Long and Sarcoxie basketball player Annette Ramirez have been named the Globe’s prep athletes of the week for the week ending on Jan. 9.

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EMPORIA, Kan. – Emporia State’s 3-point sniping put Missouri Southern in a first-half hole, and a pair of treys thwarted the Lions’ second-half comeback as the Lady Hornets beat the Lions 73-62 on Saturday afternoon at White Auditorium.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phil Spector was viewed as a man with two distinct personas: The late music producer was regarded as a rock ‘n’ roll genius who elevated the genre with his “Wall of Sound” style in the 1960s and created hits for several big names from the Beatles to Tina Turner.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, prompting the FBI to vet all of the 25,000 National Guard troops coming into Washington for the event.

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The number of players in hard quarantine swelled to 72 ahead of the Australian Open after a fifth positive coronavirus test was returned from the charter flights bringing players, coaches, officials and media to Melbourne for the season-opening tennis major.

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Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around the country Sunday, outnumbered by National Guard troops and police brought in to prevent a repeat of the violence that erupted at the U.S. Capitol. As darkness fell, …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans of President Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign had key roles in orchestrating the Washington rally that spawned a deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol, according to an Associated Press review of records, undercutting the grassroots image pushed by groups invo…

I got up before dawn’s crack, but as the sky brightened I could see that our front yard once again resembled a giant frozen rump roast with nasty freezer burn.

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