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LeVert has dislocated foot, won’t need surgery

The Associated Press NEW YORK — Caris LeVert’s injury wasn’t as bad as it looked. The Brooklyn Nets said Tuesday their leading scorer suffered only a dislocation of his right foot and no fractures, and he could return this season. That’s far better than what was feared when ...

Bell declines to sign tag, will sit out season

The Associated Press Le’Veon Bell’s patience on the football field sets him apart. In a game built on chaos, the star running back rarely hurries or makes hasty decisions. His ability to put his hand on the back of an offensive lineman while waiting for the hole to open — much like ...

Rams-Chiefs game moved from Mexico City to L.A. due to field

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — The NFL moved the Rams’ Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Tuesday due to the poor condition of the field at Azteca Stadium. The league announced the extraordinary decision six days before one of the ...

Oakland’s Melvin, Atlanta’s Snitker voted top managers

The Associated Press NEW YORK — Oakland’s Bob Melvin was voted Manager of the Year for the third time, winning the American League honor Tuesday after leading the Athletics to the playoffs despite the lowest opening-day payroll in the major leagues. Atlanta’s Brian Snitker won the ...

(Update: 1:15 p.m.) Wailuku water service restored

A 6-inch waterline break Monday night on Central Avenue disrupted business and traffic for all of Tuesday morning. Water service was restored by 12:09 p.m., but Department of Water Supply employees were reportedly flushing waterlines for the rest of the day. Hoapili Hale, which houses ...

New exercise guidelines: Move more and sit less

The Associated Press CHICAGO — Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and any type of exercise helps health. The advice is the first update since the government’s physical activity guidelines came out a decade ...

Hawaii patient is first in state to get new treatment

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii resident who has been living with a slow-growing yet incurable cancer since 2006 became the first person in the state to receive a new specialized radiation treatment. The cancer in Mary Bona’s abdomen grew over the summer despite several rounds of chemotherapy ...

The myth of Obama, the myth of Trump and the reality of elections

In the aftermath of last week’s midterm elections, in which Democrats at last count gained 32 House seats and lost an additional one Senate seat, an odd emotional disconnect took place. Democrats, who had just won control of the House, seemed disappointed in their victory; they had expected a ...

Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 spot

The Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. — Duke changed everything about who AP Top 25 voters considered to be the nation’s best team with a single dominating performance against a marquee opponent. It also gave the Blue Devils yet another milestone under Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski: a ...

Ohtani, Acuna earn MLB Rookie of the Year honors

The Associated Press NEW YORK — Two-way star Shohei Ohtani was a singular sensation in voting for AL Rookie of the Year. A standout on the mound and at the plate for the Los Angeles Angels, Ohtani was an overwhelming pick for American League Rookie of the Year after becoming the first ...

Giants rally past 49ers

The Associated Press SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Eli Manning showed he still has what it takes to lead the kind of game-winning drive that earned him two Super Bowl MVP awards. Manning capped a 75-yard drive with a 3-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard with 53 seconds left and the New York ...

Embiid scores 35, 76ers top reeling Heat

The Associated Press MIAMI — Joel Embiid did whatever he wanted, and Jimmy Butler had to be thrilled. It’s now time to see what they’ll do together. Embiid scored 35 points and grabbed 18 rebounds, JJ Redick added 25 points and the Philadelphia 76ers added to Miami’s early-season ...

In remembering WWI, the world is warned of resurging ‘old demons’

The Associated Press PARIS — World leaders with the power to make war but a duty to preserve peace solemnly marked the end of World War I’s slaughter 100 years ago at commemorations Sunday that drove home the message “never again” but also exposed the globe’s new political fault ...

Warming hurting shellfish, ruining habitat

The Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine — Valuable species of shellfish have become harder to find on the East Coast because of degraded habitat caused by a warming environment, according to a pair of scientists that sought to find out whether environmental factors or overfishing was the ...

Preservationists applaud plan for memorial

HONOLULU (AP) — Preservationists are applauding Honolulu’s proposal to restore a World War I memorial on Waikiki beach. The Natatorium is a saltwater pool built in 1927 as a memorial to 10,000 Hawaii soldiers who served in World War I. Olympic swimmer and surf icon Duke Kahanamoku swam ...

Mariota, Titans topple Pats

The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tom Brady added another big chunk of NFL history to his resume. The Tennessee Titans made sure the Patriots quarterback didn’t finish his 300th game by hitting him over and over again. The Titans sacked Brady three times and hit him six more times, ...

Harden scores season-high 40 in Rockets’ win over Pacers

The Associated Press HOUSTON — It’s more than three weeks into the season and the Houston Rockets finally got their first home win on Sunday. With the hole they’re in early, they’ll need plenty more to dig their way out. James Harden scored a season-high 40 points and Chris Paul ...

After horrific week, Rams rally to beat Seahawks

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Rams were still reeling from the mass shooting less than five miles from their training complex when wildfires consumed the nearby hills, forcing a canceled practice and the evacuation of many players and coaches from their homes. At the ...

Duke gets tested, pulls away to defeat Army 94-72

The Associated Press DURHAM, N.C. — Duke got something from Army that it didn’t against Kentucky: A test. The fourth-ranked Blue Devils pulled away to beat the Black Knights 94-72 on Sunday behind 27 points and 16 rebounds from Zion Williamson. Playing five days after routing the ...

Ousting his attorney general, Trump enters Nixon territory

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s long-expected firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions may be a prelude to an outrageous, blatant political crime that could make the Watergate scandal of the 1970s pale in comparison. Trump’s accompanying appointment as acting attorney general of Matthew ...