UConn 1st unanimous No. 1 in Top 25 this season

Feb 19, 2024, 01:26 PM ET UConn became the first unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll this season, while Washington State jumped into the rankings Monday at No. 21 to end a 302-week drought stretching back to the 2007-08 season. The Huskies remained atop the poll for the sixth consecutive…

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USL upset with handling of MLS-Open Cup row

Jeff Carlisle, U.S. soccer correspondentFeb 21, 2024, 01:27 PM ET Close Jeff Carlisle covers MLS and the U.S. national team for ESPN FC. United Soccer League (USL) CEO Paul McDonough expressed disappointment at the U.S. Soccer Federation’s handling of a dispute involving MLS and the 2024 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, which is having a…

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Shift to EVs could prevent millions of kid illnesses by 2050, report finds

A widespread transition to zero-emission vehicles and electricity would dramatically improve the health and well-being of children nationwide and save hundreds of infant lives by 2050, estimates a new report by the American Lung Association. The shift to greener transportation and energy would also prevent 2.79 million pediatric asthma attacks and millions of other respiratory…

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Canada summons Russian ambassador to protest Alexei Navalny’s death | CBC News

Canada has summoned the Kremlin’s ambassador in Ottawa for a lambasting over the reported death of opposition leader Alexei Navalny while in Russian custody, Global Affairs Canada says. Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly requested that Ambassador Oleg Stepanov be summoned on Wednesday to hear Canada’s rebuke. Russia’s prison agency said Friday that Navalny, who was…

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