No. 25 Arizona State holds off Cal 70-62 in Pac-12 opener

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Remy Martin and his supporting cast delivered down the stretch each time California threatened. Martin produced another impressive performance on Cal’s home floor, finishing with 22 points, five assists and four rebounds as No. 25 Arizona State beat the Golden Bears 70-62 on Thursday night in the Pac-12 opener for both […] Give me some more!

EXPLAINER: Trump’s failing, monthlong fight against election

President Donald Trump’s frantic effort in the courts to delegitimize an election he lost has come no closer in a month to reversing any results. Lawyers for Trump and his allies have asked judges in several states to take the drastic and unprecedented step of setting aside President-elect Joe Biden’s wins. They have filed new […] Give me some more!

Biden adjusting agenda to reflect narrow divide in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is adjusting the scope of his agenda to meet the challenges of governing with a narrowly divided Congress and the complications of legislating during a raging pandemic. Rather than immediately pursue ambitious legislation to combat climate change, the incoming administration may try to wrap provisions into a coronavirus aid […] Give me some more!

Carlos Dunlap misses second practice with Seahawks on Thursday

Defensive end Carlos Dunlap missed a second day of practice with the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday due to a foot injury sustained Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles. While head coach Pete Carroll said on Wednesday that an MRI should the injury wasn’t significant, it has put his availability for Sunday’s game against the New [more]

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Seattle biotech Silverback Therapeutics prices upsized IPO

Silverback Therapeutics said late Thursday its initial public offering of stock raised gross proceeds of $241 million after the Seattle-based biotech upsized its planned share sale. Evidently responding to strong investor interest in its technology for targeting solid tumors, the company increased the IPO that as recently as Nov. 30 was expected to raise about […] Give me some more!

Hardships mount in Kentucky as COVID-19 relief talks drag on

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Paula and Anthony Hunter spun off their catering service into a restaurant serving Italian food with a “touch of soul” right before the coronavirus hit. Soon, both Louisville businesses slammed to a halt, and the couple relied on federal relief to help stay afloat. They improvised to keep income flowing in, […] Give me some more!

One Good Thing: Hong Kong restaurant trains the disabled

HONG KONG (AP) — Located smack in the middle of Hong Kong’s bustling Mong Kok neighborhood, Dignity Kitchen offers an array of mouthwatering Singaporean fare — from piping-hot laksa (noodles in a spicy coconut milk broth) to fragrant slices of chiffon cake flavored with the essence of pandan leaves. But what sets Dignity Kitchen apart […] Give me some more!