• Egypt high court upholds death sentence of 10 in soccer riot

    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s highest appeals court on Monday upheld the death sentences against 10 people convicted over a soccer riot that killed over 70 fans in 2012, becoming one of the world’s deadliest soccer disasters.

  • Charlotte QB Kevin Olsen arrested on rape charges

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte quarterback Kevin Olsen has been arrested on rape charges.

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  • King, Marquette women cruise to 96-81 win over No. 17 DePaul

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Danielle King had a career-high 28 points on 11-of-13 shooting on Sunday, Natisha Hiedeman and Erika Davenport scored 19 points apiece and Marquette beat No. 17 DePaul 96-81 to sweep the season series and win its third game in a row overall.

  • Kempton’s double-double leads Lehigh past Lafayette 81-55

    EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Tim Kempton registered his 49th career double-double with 22 points on 7-for-11 shooting and 10 rebounds to lead Lehigh to an 81-55 shellacking against Lafayette on Sunday.

  • Daniel Webster basketball player charged after fight at game

    NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Nashua, New Hampshire, police have charged a member of the Daniel Webster College men’s basketball team after a fight that required 25 officers to restore order.

  • Finding poison in N. Korea attack may be hardest part

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A paranoid dictator’s estranged brother. Two young female assassins. A crowded international airport. And a mysterious poison that kills within hours.

  • Towson beats James Madison for sixth win in a row

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Mike Morsell scored 19 points on 5-of-10 shooting and Towson beat James Madison 75-65 on Saturday night for its sixth straight win.

  • Anxieties rise at Detroit haven for asylum seekers

    DETROIT (AP) — Lucy Neighbor knew that to start over after fleeing torture, bloodshed and repression in her native Cameroon, she needed to find something called Freedom House. She managed to reach the place in 2008, and though she wasn’t exactly sure what it was, she felt at home the moment the door opened.

  • Jets cornerback Revis’ court date Thursday on fight claims

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has a court date next week on criminal charges stemming from a fight after he turned himself in to police and was later released on a non-monetary bond.