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2 given life sentences in 2016 killing of California teens

WOODLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two men convicted of killing a pair of California teenagers who vanished six years ago were sentenced Friday to life in prison without possibility of parole, prosecutors said.
Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 2.2 per cent to $62.2 billion in May

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 2.2 per cent to $62.2 billion in May

OTTAWA — Higher gas prices and sales at new car dealers helped lift Canadian retail sales 2.2 per cent in May to $62.2 billion, but an early estimate by Statistics Canada pointed to a slowdown in the pace of sales gains for June.

AP Sports SummaryBrief at 2:51 a.m. EDT

Murray, Cardinals agree to contract through 2028 season TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kyler Murray has agreed to a long-term contract that will keep the quarterback with the Arizona Cardinals through the 2028 season.
Prosecutors seek 5th conviction tied to ex-cop be overturned

Prosecutors seek 5th conviction tied to ex-cop be overturned

HOUSTON (AP) — A man who has been serving a 25-year prison sentence based mostly on testimony from an ex-Houston police officer whose cases are being reviewed following a 2019 deadly drug raid should have his conviction overturned, a judge said Thurs

S&P/TSX composite bounces back after early pressure from lower oil prices

TORONTO — North American stock markets continued their July recoveries despite early pressure Thursday from lower crude oil prices and Europe's central bank raising interest rates for the first time in 11 years.
Harsin emboldened by players' support, says Auburn has unity

Harsin emboldened by players' support, says Auburn has unity

ATLANTA (AP) — Auburn coach Bryan Harsin took on what he called “the gorilla in the room” when he stood behind the podium at the Southeastern Conference Media Days on Thursday.
Rapinoe, King urge freedom for Brittney Griner at The ESPYS

Rapinoe, King urge freedom for Brittney Griner at The ESPYS

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Soccer player Megan Rapinoe admonished her fellow athletes for not doing enough to speak out and encouraged them to support detained WNBA star Brittney Griner at The ESPYS on Wednesday night.
Moscow says US must respect Russian law in Griner case

Moscow says US must respect Russian law in Griner case

MOSCOW (AP) — The spokesperson for Russia's Foreign Ministry lashed out Thursday at the United States characterizing basketball star Brittney Griner's jailing on drug charges as “wrongful detention,” saying it shows disrespect for Russian law.

Editorial Roundup: New York

Auburn Citizen. July 20, 2022. Editorial: Stop delaying New York farm overtime decision One of the toughest conditions for any industry is uncertainty.

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

Pressure on Senate GOP after same-sex marriage passes House WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate unexpectedly launched a new push Wednesday to protect same-sex marriage in federal law after a surprising number of Republicans helped pass landmark legislation