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50 Black athletes who transformed American sports

While this list is not exhaustive, the accomplishments of those included are sure to inspire. Read more


ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies in his sleep at 72

ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, one of the Texas blues rock trio's bearded figures, died at his Houston home, the band announced Wednesday. He was 72. Read more


Western wildfires calm down in cool weather, but losses grow

A historic drought and recent heat waves tied to climate change have made wildfires harder to fight in the American West. Here are the latest updates. Read more


School of fish: Tips for the home cook

Learn how to cook fish — from selecting fresh, sustainable seafood to storing, preparing and marinating it at home. Read more


A year ago today, in pictures: Attorney General William Barr and more moments you may remember

Also on this day in 2020 former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak left the court house in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after the court sentenced Najib to serve 12 years in prison after finding him guilty in the first of several corruption trials linked to the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund that brought down his government three years ago. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press. Read more