Saturday , 21 April 2018

1 student injured in Florida high school shooting; suspect in custody, officials say

A suspect was taken into custody Friday following a shooting at a high school in central Florida, authorities said. Gunshots broke out Friday morning at Forest High School in Ocala, some 38 miles south of Gainesville. Within minutes, a school resource officer on campus found a 17-year-old student who had sustained non-life-threatening injuries. The officer also located the suspected shooter, …

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No John Henson (back) among lineup changes for Bucks in Game 3

Tyler Zeller, a 7-footer who used to play for Boston, started in his place. Milwaukee trails Boston 2-0 in the teams’ best-of-seven, first-round Eastern Conference series. Coach Joe Prunty also made? Malcolm Brogdon?the starter over Tony Snell at guard alongside Eric Bledsoe. The Bucks’ starting backcourt was outscored 96-25 in the first two games by the Celtics’ starting guard duo …

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Defense found: Bucks overwhelm Celtics for 116-92 win

Khris Middleton scored 23 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 19 and the Milwaukee Bucks used a dominating first half to overwhelm the Boston Celtics 116-92 on Friday night, narrowing their deficit in the first-round playoff series to 2-1. Eric Bledsoe and Jabari Parker each added 17 for the energized Bucks, who held the Celtics without a field goal for nearly an …

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Avalanche stay alive, beat Predators 2-1 to force Game 6

Sven Andrighetto scored with 1:28 left to give the Colorado Avalanche a 2-1 victory over Nashville Predators 2-1 on Friday night, sending the first-round series back to Denver for Game 6. This is the third time the Avalanche had trailed 3-1 in a series since the franchise relocated to Colorado. They lost the first two, but will have a chance …

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Jets beat Wild 5-0 in Game 5 to advance to second round

Minnesota Wild forward Eric Staal got right to the point. “It couldn’t have gone any worse at the start for us, and it couldn’t have gone any better for them,” Staal said. “They got the momentum and ran with it, especially early.” Jacob Trouba, Bryan Little, Brandon Tanev and Joel Armia scored in the first 11:59 to chase Minnesota goalie …

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Wizards show some fight, top Raps 122-103, get series to 2-1

All of about 2? minutes into the game, Washington forward Markieff Morris and Toronto’s OG Anunoby needed to be separated after a near-fight that drew in other players. Early in the third quarter Friday night, Raptors guard Kyle Lowry was called for a flagrant foul when he swiped a hand across Bradley Beal’s forehead as the Wizards guard went in …

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Couturier scores late, Flyers edge Penguins to force Game 6

Sean Couturier did what he could to deal with the pain in his left leg, then hopped over the boards and let the adrenaline that comes with playoff hockey take care of the rest. The Philadelphia Flyers are still alive as a result. Barely 72 hours removed from a frightening collision with a teammate in practice threatened to end his …

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Pacers erase 17-point deficit to take 2-1 lead over Cavs

The Indiana Pacers kept insisting this team was different. Anyone who doubted them coming into the playoffs understands now. On Friday, the one-year anniversary of a historic playoff collapse against Cleveland, Indiana flipped the script by rallying from a 17-point halftime deficit and held on for a 92-90 victory over the Cavaliers to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven …

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White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar has been taken to a hospital after he passed out in the dugout. Farquhar recorded the last two outs of the top of the sixth against the Astros before the incident occurred. He was attended to by team medical personnel and on-site EMTs. The White Sox said he regained consciousness before he was taken to …

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The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

The Latest on a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels who says she had an affair with President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:40 p.m. An attorney who previously represented porn actress Stormy Daniels has been contacted by federal investigators looking into the personal business dealings of President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen. A spokesman for attorney Keith Davidson said …

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