Johnston, Stanley lead UAB to XX-XX win over Rice
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Tyler Johnston III passed for 282 yards and 3 touchdowns, Lucious Stanley ran for two scores, and UAB beat Rice 35-20 on Saturday night.
Villanova escapes with 35-28 win over William & Mary
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Daniel Smith threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Dee Wil Barlee on fourth-and-goal with 1:59 left in the game and Villanova held off William & Mary 35-28 on...
Artist Kehinde Wiley on what we can do with offensive art
NEW YORK (AP) — As the nation debates what to do with Old South monuments, one artist has a solution. Kehinde Wiley wants more art.
Wiley, who was tapped to paint Barack Obama for the...
Smith runs for TD in OT, Louisiana Tech edges Rice 23-20
HOUSTON (AP) — J'Mar Smith ran for a touchdown in overtime that made the difference as Louisiana Tech edged Rice 23-20 on Saturday night.
Trailing 20-17 in the overtime period, Smith led the...
Artist Kehinde Wiley unveils bold sculpture in Times Square
NEW YORK (AP) — Perpetually crowded Times Square has a new statue for pedestrians to navigate — but it's unlike any other.
Artist Kehinde Wiley unveiled his biggest work ever Friday, a...
Man guilty of raping, killing girl; faces death penalty
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been convicted of raping and killing a 9-year-old girl.
The Tampa Bay Times reports that 40-year-old Granville Ritchie was found guilty Wednesday of...
Fire at abandoned Atlanta church collapses roof, facade
ATLANTA (AP) — A fire has damaged an abandoned church in Atlanta, causing its roof and most of its front facade to collapse.
Atlanta Fire Rescue tweeted that one person was checked for smoke...
No fair in 2019 for Alabama’s Morgan County
DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — After nearly 70 years, the Morgan County Fair won't occur this year in Alabama.
WAFF-TV reports the Morgan County Fairgrounds in Decatur has been on the market for more...
Smith with 4 TDs leads Villanova past Bucknell 45-10
LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Daniel Smith threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Villanova took an early lead and held it to beat Bucknell 45-10 on Saturday.
Rice quarterback Wiley Green leaves game against Wake Forest
HOUSTON (AP) — Rice quarterback Wiley Green was carted off the field with 4:44 left in the first quarter Friday night against Wake Forest.
Green was trying to dive head-first into the end...
John Wiley & Sons: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) _ John Wiley & Sons Inc. (JW.A) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $3.6 million.
The Hoboken, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 6 cents...
Small aircraft runs off runway at Oklahoma City airport
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Officials in Oklahoma City say a small aircraft has run off a runway at a general aviation airport on the city's northwest side.
Judge nixes deal for man accused of beating man who flirted
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — A judge has rejected a plea deal for a man accused of severely beating another man for flirting with him and then bragging about the attack online.
Sentencing set for man who beat gay man, bragged about it
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Sentencing has been set for a Tennessee man convicted of aggravated assault for severely beating a gay man and bragging about it online.
Authorities identify 4 who died in Alaska plane crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities have released the names of the four people killed when a small airplane slammed into a mountain near the Alaska resort town of Girdwood earlier this...
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Samira Wiley says she’ll never forget her character Poussey
NEW YORK (AP) — Samira Wiley has some advice for us all: "Find something that you love to do and get somebody to pay you for it."
Before that happened to the "Orange is the New Black"...
- Post-BulletinClayton Wiley -- Zumbro FallsSeptember 26, 2019
- Idaho State JournalShoshone-Bannock Tribes celebrate the 56th Annual Indian Festival this weekAugust 7, 2019
- The Spokesman-Review‘Non Sequitur’ cartoonist apologizes for mistake as comic strip returns to publicationAugust 6, 2019
- The Advocatestamford rewind Today in Stamford history: May 27May 27, 2019
- Post-BulletinWiley: Music saved meMay 25, 2019
Fall mushroom season starts early in Northwest
Pacific Northwesterners who forage for wild mushrooms are noticing that the late summer and fall delicacies are coming in early this year. Edible wild mushrooms are now flooding wholesale...
Man caught after fleeing police standoff, shooting at drone
WAYNESBORO, Miss. (AP) — A southeast Mississippi man has been arrested after an armed standoff and manhunt.
Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley tells WDAM-TV that Jon Wiley Welford was arrested...
KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana man has died weeks after being shot in the stomach by gun that was tossed onto a bed.
An obituary for 20-year-old Jerremmy Hall says the...
‘Orange Is the New Black’ offers fans a way to give back
NEW YORK (AP) — The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" isn't content with leaving behind a legacy of good television. It wants to do good in the real world, too.
DALLAS (AP) — A former suburban Dallas police officer was found not guilty of aggravated assault for shooting an unarmed man twice in the back.
DALLAS (AP) — A retrial is underway for a former suburban Dallas police officer charged with aggravated assault for shooting an unarmed man twice in the back.
Mississippi airport seeks new top executive
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The airport in Mississippi's capital city is looking for a new chief executive officer.
The Clarion Ledger reports that Perry Miller has been interim CEO the past few...
‘Orange is the New Black’ leaves legacy for women of color
NEW YORK (AP) — From corrupt, brutal overseers to the fraught world of inmate hierarchy to unlikely friendships and romances, "Orange is the New Black" told deeply rich and complex stories about...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — More federal grants have been announced for Mississippi airports.
U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith say the Federal Aviation Administration is awarding $13.4...
- Globe NewswireATWEC Technologies Is Blazing the Trails Delivering Kiddie VoiceAugust 14, 2019
- Business WireMelanie McFaddin with Wiley Bros. – Aintree Capital, LLC Represents Vanick Group in its Acquisition by ProKarmaJune 27, 2019
- Business WireInnolith Appoints Stephen Wiley as US Vice PresidentMay 14, 2019
- Business WireWiley Education Services Partners with Loyola Law School, Los Angeles to Broaden Talent PipelinesMay 7, 2019
- Business WireWiley Education Services Partners with Michigan State UniversityMarch 21, 2019
CLEVELAND, Miss. (AP) — A new exhibit commemorates the participation of Chinese Americans from the Mississippi Delta in the U.S. space program.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Workers have started refurbishing marble columns outside the Alaska State Capitol building in Juneau, officials said.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A zookeeper who spent two months recovering from a tiger attack at a Kansas zoo is now back to work.
Topeka zoo director Brenden Wiley told KSNT-TV that Hayden-Ortega...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 22-year-old Anchorage man has been sentenced to 80 years in prison for taking part in a 2016 Christmas Eve armed robbery in which two people were killed.
Kehinde Wiley to unveil sculpture in Times Square
NEW YORK (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in New York's Times Square this fall in response to Confederate statues nationwide.
John Wiley & Sons: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) _ John Wiley & Sons Inc. (JW.A) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $63.2 million.
The Hoboken, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of...
Topeka Zoo: Protocols weren’t followed before tiger attack
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A veteran zookeeper didn't follow procedures for handling potentially dangerous animals in April when she was attacked at the Topeka Zoo by a tiger , zoo officials said...
Woman dies in fire in Sweet Home
SWEET HOME, Ore. (AP) — A 71-year-old woman died when a fire broke out in her home in an assisted living community southeast of Albany in Sweet Home.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The University of Montana plans to partner with Wiley Education Services to expand its online learning offerings.
The Missoulian reported Sunday that the university...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Parks say its successful culinary trail is back for a second year.
A Kentucky Department of Tourism statement says the trail is being offered at nine...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with wide receiver Cody Hollister and five other players who tried out for the team during a rookie minicamp.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Commissioners of a Mississippi airport and five of the airport's staff members are planning a 12-day trip in June to attend the International Paris Air Show, at public...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City firefighters say the pilot of a small plane made an emergency landing along a roadway when the aircraft had mechanical problems heading to an airport.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's governor on Friday announced the pardoning of two men convicted of drug charges in the 1980s.
The Idaho Press reports Idaho Gov. Brad Little granted his first two...
Mystery novels explore ‘dark side of the Sunshine State’
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The way Michael Wiley figures it, South Florida shouldn't have all the deadly fun.
All those sweaty, weird, wacky, nasty, colorful, tropical crime stories — from...
Zoo investigates animal handling after tiger attacks worker
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas zoo is investigating its animal-handling protocols after a Sumatran tiger seriously injured a veteran zookeeper, and its director acknowledged Tuesday that human error...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Officials say a Kansas zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger is out of intensive care.
Topeka city spokeswoman Mally Hadfield says the woman is stable and was...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The director of the Topeka Zoo says a zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger remains in intensive care but her prognosis for recovery is good.
Zookeeper hospitalized after tiger attack at Topeka Zoo
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the incident happened around 9:30 a.m....
DETROIT (AP) — The city of Detroit's inspector general is investigating whether Mayor Mike Duggan and officials provided improper help to a nonprofit group that tries to prevent premature...
LEWISBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man who attacked a gay man and bragged about it has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault.
The Daily News Journal reports that 24-year-old Brandon Michael...