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Phil 'intrigued' as idea of new tour gains steam

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 9:52pm
The 18-event Premier Golf League reportedly would consist of 48-player fields and $10 million purses, ideas that Phil Mickelson called "intriguing."
Categories: National Sports

49ers' Kittle taking family of fallen soldier to SB

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 9:52pm
San Francisco tight end George Kittle has awarded the surviving family of Martin "Mick" LaMar a trip to Super Bowl LIV in Miami, where the 49ers will play the Kansas City Chiefs. LaMar was killed in Mosul, Iraq, in 2011.
Categories: National Sports

Photos: Iowa Hawkeyes wrestling vs. Ohio State Buckeyes

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:45pm
Hawkeyes improve to 8-0 with 24-10 win on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. Ohio State fell to 7-2 overall and suffered its first loss in four Big Ten duals this season.
Categories: State/Local Sports

'Next time, it just may be you': Takeaways from Democrats' last day of arguments in Trump impeachment trial

USA Today - January 24, 2020 - 9:29pm

Adam Schiff pointed around the room, asking senators to imagine if Trump told a foreign leader something would happen "to you, or to you, or to you."

      
Categories: World/National News

Cedar Rapids Jefferson boys' basketball ends tough week with big-time win over Kennedy

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:28pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — They began the week getting blown out by a city rival. The Cedar Rapids Jefferson J-Hawks ended the week by upsetting one. The J-Hawks built a 17-point lead in the fourth...
Categories: State/Local Sports

No. 1 Iowa City High girls' basketball still unbeaten after another stirring comeback

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:25pm
IOWA CITY — The amount of talent on the Iowa City High girls’ basketball team is well documented. Turns out, the Class 5A top-ranked Little Hawks are a pretty resilient bunch,...
Categories: State/Local Sports

Iowa wrestling sets tempo, hands Ohio State first Big Ten loss

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:18pm
IOWA CITY — Iowa’s Michael Kemerer has faced a run of highly-ranked foes. Each of his last three opponents have been ranked in the top eight of various national polls. The senior...
Categories: State/Local Sports

Photos: Prairie boys basketball defeats Washington in overtime

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:09pm
Prairie wins 70-65 over Washington to make for a sweep in the night’s double-header
Categories: State/Local Sports

Cedar Rapids Prairie boys’ basketball outlasts Washington in overtime

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 9:08pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Caden Stoffer scored 15 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and Cedar Rapids Prairie outlasted Cedar Rapids Washington, 70-65, in a non-conference boys’ basketball...
Categories: State/Local Sports

HUD report finds majority of homeless families are black

USA Today - January 24, 2020 - 9:06pm

Black people are only 13% of the population but make up the majority of homeless people.

      
Categories: World/National News

Facebook, government urge court to approve $5-billion FTC settlement

USA Today - January 24, 2020 - 9:02pm

Facebook and DOJ on Friday urged a federal judge to approve a $5 billion deal struck with the FTC in July over Cambridge Analytica privacy complaints.

      
Categories: World/National News

New University of Iowa Brain Sciences Building a long time coming

Cedar Rapids Gazette - January 24, 2020 - 8:02pm
IOWA CITY — Five years after the Board of Regents rejected a University of Iowa request to renovate its antiquated Seashore Hall — which housed one of its largest undergraduate...
Categories: State/Local News

Rapper YG arrested on suspicion of robbery days ahead of Grammys performance

USA Today - January 24, 2020 - 7:52pm

Rapper YG was arrested at his Los Angeles home just days ahead of his scheduled performance at the Grammy Awards on Sunday.

      
Categories: World/National News

Jerry Burns testifies he wanted lawyer when police asked for his DNA in Martinko killing

Cedar Rapids Gazette - January 24, 2020 - 7:30pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Jerry Burns, who is seeking to have key evidence against him kept out of his upcoming murder trial, testified Friday he told investigators he should have a lawyer when they...
Categories: State/Local News

Drugmakers chase vaccine as coronavirus spreads globally

USA Today - January 24, 2020 - 7:21pm

The National Institutes of Health has partnered with a Boston-area company, Moderna, on a vaccine targeting the novel coronavirus.

      
Categories: World/National News

Cedar Rapids Prairie girls' basketball stymies Washington, moves to 13-0

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - January 24, 2020 - 7:05pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — By now, Mallory McDermott and Sidney McCrea have seen virtually every form of junk defense imaginable. Box-and-ones. Triangle-and-twos. You name it. So some intense...
Categories: State/Local Sports

Sources: Warriors to trade Cauley-Stein to Mavs

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 6:51pm
Willie Cauley-Stein, 26, provides the Mavericks with a backup big to replace Dwight Powell, who suffered a ruptured right Achilles tendon Tuesday.
Categories: National Sports

Keuchel sorry, says ex-teammates should be, too

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 6:51pm
Former Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel apologized on Friday, becoming the first member of the 2017 World Series championship team to say he was sorry for using electronics to steal signs. Keuchel says everyone on the team should apologize.
Categories: National Sports

Giannis doesn't disappoint in NBA's Paris debut

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 6:51pm
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 12 rebounds and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 116-103 on Friday night in the first NBA regular-season game in France.
Categories: National Sports

After latest Slam loss, can Serena win another major? Here's what the numbers predict

National Sports - ESPN - January 24, 2020 - 6:51pm
Serena Williams' next chance to tie the all-time Grand Slam wins record is now the 2020 French Open. What are her odds to do it after an early exit in Melbourne? Here's what the numbers tell us.
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