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Yusef Salaam writing memoir about his wrongful imprisonment

Yusef Salaam writing memoir about his wrongful imprisonment

NEW YORK — One of the five teens wrongly imprisoned for the assault on a Central Park jogger has a memoir coming out in the spring.
For rookie Thanksgiving cooks, expert tips to avoid disaster

For rookie Thanksgiving cooks, expert tips to avoid disaster

NEW YORK — After Christopher Hughey tweeted that he’s tackling his first Thanksgiving turkey this year, the advice started rolling in. Brine it. Don't bother. Try “spatchcocking” -- grilling the bird split open.

Historic river crossing in West Texas is filled with death

HORSE HEAD CROSSING, Texas — As state historical sites go, few can rival this remote muddy ford on the Pecos River for rank obscurity.
FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19, an experimental medicine that President Donald Trump was given when he was sickened last month.
'All you got:' Extreme Edmonton runners find comfort outside in rain, snow or hail

'All you got:' Extreme Edmonton runners find comfort outside in rain, snow or hail

EDMONTON — Sheryl Savard of Edmonton recites a mantra to herself over and over again when running outside on some of the coldest winter days. “All it takes is all you got.
Skates (and masks) on! Rockefeller Center ice rink opens

Skates (and masks) on! Rockefeller Center ice rink opens

NEW YORK — The Rockefeller Center ice-skating rink is opening in a limited way but on time for the holidays.
Angst around French language boils over in Quebec, as politicians warn of 'decline'

Angst around French language boils over in Quebec, as politicians warn of 'decline'

MONTREAL — Perennial anxieties around the state of the French language in Quebec have boiled over in the past week, with politicians seizing on a Liberal legislator's initial brush-off of the issue as evidence of indifference to a crisis.
Back in Premier League, Leeds turns to Jay-Z agency to grow

Back in Premier League, Leeds turns to Jay-Z agency to grow

LONDON — Back in the Premier League after a 16-year absence, Leeds is now being assisted by the sports and entertainment marketing agency founded by Jay-Z to grow the northern English club's brand and global appeal.
The show goes on at Madrid´s opera house despite pandemic

The show goes on at Madrid´s opera house despite pandemic

MADRID — No one performing onstage in Spain’s Teatro Real opera house is masked, and that alone looks odd these days amid a pandemic.

Contestant dies after completing "Wipeout" obstacle course

LOS ANGELES — A contestant on “Wipeout” has died after completing the game show's obstacle course, authorities and sources close to the production said Friday. The man in his 30s was declared dead at a hospital shortly before 7 p.m.