17-year-old girl shot to death in West Elsdon

CHICAGO — A 17-year-old girl was shot to death while sitting in a parked car in the city’s West Elsdon community area Saturday night, according to police.

Police said the girl was sitting in a parked car in the 5400 …

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Saints, Pats meet in 1st Brees-Brady-less matchup since ’05

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — So long, Brady and Brees. Hello Mac and Jameis.In three games between the Saints and Patriots from 2009 to 2017, Drew Brees and Tom Brady were the focal points whenever the teams shared the field.Including Brees’ …

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CDC head acknowledges confusion over boosters

WASHINGTON — The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says she recognizes there’s some confusion now in the United States about who should get a COVID-19 vaccine booster.

For starters, the just-approved booster is intended for people …

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After Laver Cup loss, Nick Kyrgios talks about heading home

BOSTON (AP) — Nick Kyrgios doesn’t expect to remain on tour for too many more years and said he probably won’t play in the Laver Cup again.

The Australian spoke to reporters after losing in straight sets to Greece’s Stefanos …

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UMass Lowell professor gets $2.7M Alzheimer’s research grant

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — A University of Massachusetts Lowell researcher has received a $2.7 million federal grant to continue her research into the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

The National Institutes of Health grant will help engineering associate professor Joyita Dutta …

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Police: Utah football player killed in house party shooting

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A University of Utah football player has been killed in a shooting at a house party early Sunday, Salt Lake City police said.

The shooting that killed Aaron Lowe occurred just after midnight, only hours …

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Rams vs. Buccaneers: Live updates, analysis, highlights

Quarterback Matthew Stafford and the Rams host Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at SoFi Stadium.
Keep it here for live updates from reporter Kevin Modesti along with analysis and stats during and after the game.

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