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Short-handed Miami, ‘on the brink’ of not playing amid COVID-19-related issues, edges Virginia Tech

After No. 9 Miami beat Virginia Tech 25-24 with yet another fourth-quarter comeback, coach Manny Diaz said the game was “on the brink” of being postponed after coronavirus-related issues left the Hurricanes thin at key positions. Miami had 13 players unavailable on Saturday, a week after having 11 players unavailable in a win against NC […]

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“The Soldiers Kept Shooting:” Witnesses Testify In Lagos Protest Probe

LAGOS: Nigerian soldiers shot dead peaceful protesters at a demonstration in Lagos last month, trucking away the bodies, said written witness testimonies submitted to a judicial panel on Saturday but contradicted by an army general. “The soldiers kept shooting at random, and I saw people falling to the ground, injured or lifeless,” said Dabiraoluwa Ayuku […]

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No. 16 Marshall honors 50th anniversary of plane crash with win over Middle Tennessee

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Quarterback Grant Wells grew up knowing the story of Marshall football. The 1970 plane crash. The university’s decision to continue playing. The winning years that eventually would come. And the importance of representing the school and honoring the fallen on the crash’s silver anniversary. The redshirt freshman threw a season-high five touchdown […]

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Seattle Seahawks will take on Los Angeles Rams without running backs Chris Carson, Carlos Hyde

5:23 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN The Seattle Seahawks will be without running backs Chris Carson and Carlos Hyde for a third straight game when the play the Los Angeles Rams Sunday. The team downgraded Carson (foot) and Hyde (hamstring) to out on Saturday after initially listing them as questionable, announcing that news along with several […]

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More than 1 in 400 Americans test positive in a week, pushing New Jersey to a record and prompting restrictions in North Dakota.

The outlook is especially dire in the Great Lakes region. Pennsylvania, Indiana and Minnesota all exceeded their previous single-day records on Thursday by more than 1,000 cases. Gov. Mike DeWine of Ohio warned that hospitalizations had soared to record levels. Wisconsin surpassed 300,000 known cases this week, an increase of more than 130,000 in just […]