Louisville rallies from 18 down to beat UNC 78-68 in OT

Louisville's Montrezl Harrell, right, grabs a rebound away from North Carolina's Justin Jackson during the second half of their NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 in Louisville, Ky. Louisville won 78-68. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Terry Rozier scored No. 10 Louisville's first six points in overtime and the Cardinals erased an 18-point second-half deficit to beat No. 13 North Carolina 78-68 on Saturday.



Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died.
Laird takes a 3-shot lead in Phoenix Open

Martin Laird tees off on the 17th hole during the third round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Martin Laird watched the ball disappear into the cup on the par-3 16th hole and put some elbow grease into his fist pump.



Lydia Ko takes No. 1 spot at 17, Na Yeon Choi wins opener

Lydia Ko, of New Zealand, hits from the ninth tee during the third round of the LPGA's Coates Golf Championship, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Ocala, Fla. (AP Photo/The Star-Banner, Bruce Ackerman)OCALA, Fla. (AP) — During a closing stretch that featured one of the more tumultuous final hours in recent LPGA Tour history, teen wunderkind Lydia Ko faced a series of tough predicaments. But a query that came after the final round gave her the biggest pause of all.



Video: Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist

A banner with a picture of Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, who is held by the Islamic State group militants, is being raised by workers near a tent prepared for receiving supporters, in Amman, Jordan, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. The fates of a Japanese journalist and Jordanian military pilot were unknown Friday, a day after the latest purported deadline for a possible prisoner swap passed with no further word from the Islamic State group holding them captive. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)TOKYO (AP) — Japan condemned with outrage and horror on Sunday an online video that purported to show an Islamic State group militant beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto.





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