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State wrestling notebook: Shoshoni trio lifts Wranglers - Casper Star-Tribune
Shoshoni's first title at the Wyoming State High School Class 2A Wrestling Championship on Saturday at the Casper Events Center wasn't unexpected, but the final two for the Wranglers were definitely a surprise. Junior Connor Wilkinson got things started ...
30,000 marchers in Moscow mourn slain Putin foe - Casper Star-Tribune
MOSCOW (AP) — For the tens of thousands bearing flowers and tying black ribbons to railings in honor of slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the solemn march through the Moscow drizzle on Sunday was a time for silence, not slogans.
Bomb kills 2 near police station in southern Egypt - Casper Star-Tribune
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian security official says a bomb went off near a police station and mosque in the southern city of Aswan, killing two civilians and wounding a soldier and four others. He said the crude bomb went off near an electrical transformer ...
Iraqi premier gives ultimatum ahead of hinted Tikrit attack - Casper Star-Tribune
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister called on Sunni tribal fighters to abandon the Islamic State group Sunday, ahead of a promised offensive to retake Saddam Hussein's hometown from the extremists. Haider al-Abadi offered no timeline for an attack on ...
No. 4 Notre Dame women beat NC State 67-60 - Casper Star-Tribune
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jewell Loyd scored 16 points and No. 4 Notre Dame played through a mistake-heavy performance to beat North Carolina State 67-60 on Sunday. Madison Cable added 12 points for the Fighting Irish (28-2, 15-1 Atlantic Coast Conference ...
Phillies fall to college team in 1st spring training game - Casper Star-Tribune
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Phillies starter Paul Clemens pitched two perfect innings, but Philadelphia lost to the University of Tampa 6-2 Sunday in the first spring training game for a major league team this year. Detroit and Miami play college teams ...
Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan lead Clippers past Bulls 96-86 - Casper Star-Tribune
CHICAGO (AP) — DeAndre Jordan had 26 rebounds and Chris Paul scored 28 points Sunday, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 96-86 victory over the Chicago Bulls. Los Angeles trailed 86-85 when Jamal Crawford made a 3-pointer with 8:02 left. The Clippers ...
No. 22 George Washington women win Atlantic 10 title - Casper Star-Tribune
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hannah Schaible scored a career-high 18 points to help No. 22 George Washington women beat George Mason 80-45 on Sunday in the Revolutionary Rivalry to earn the Atlantic 10 regular season title. It's George Washington's first outright A ...
No. 20 Rutgers women handle Indiana 71-60 - Casper Star-Tribune
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Kahleah Copper scored 24 points to lead No. 20 Rutgers over Indiana 71-60 on Sunday. Rutgers finished tied for fourth with No. 25 Northwestern in its first season in the Big Ten, six games behind fellow conference newcomer No. 5 ...
After LGBT anti-discrimination vote, opponents vow to continue fight for religious people - Casper Star-Tribune
CHEYENNE – So concerned was Pastor Tim Moyer about an anti-discrimination bill for gay and transgender Wyomingites, he drove eight hours from Thayne to testify against it. Moyer, who ministers at Emmanuel Bible Church of Star Valley, attended a ...
Cowboys box score: UNLV 69, Wyoming 57 - Casper Star-Tribune
Wyoming (21-8): Derek Cooke Jr. 4-10 2-4 10, Larry Nance Jr. 3-10 2-2 9, Charles Hankerson Jr. 2-7 0-0 5, Riley Grabau 3-6 0-0 9, Josh Adams 8-15 4-7 24, Jack Bentz 0-1 0-0 0, Jason McManamen 0-2 0-0 0, Alan Herndon 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 20-52 8-13 57.
Mead proposes list of appointments for Senate approval - Casper Star-Tribune
CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead has sent in his list of nominees for many state offices, boards and commissions that need confirmation by the state Senate. The Senate has five days to approve or reject the appointments. Among the positions to be filled are ...
Model boat racers team with local businesses to grow sport in Casper - Casper Star-Tribune
Above the whine of engines, a small crack echoed off the Wyoming Athletic Club’s aquatic center walls. “Ouch, that sounds expensive,” joked Matt Burgardt. In the pool, several members of the Aqua-holics Model Boat Club staged an informal, impromptu ...
Wyoming students compete in State Science Fair - Casper Star-Tribune
LARAMIE — Nearly 400 students from 42 schools around the state will compete in the Wyoming State Science Fair at the University of Wyoming. The event is scheduled to run through Tuesday. Student projects will be open for public viewing on Monday afternoon.
US officials called 'terrorists' mock Venezuela travel ban - Casper Star-Tribune
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Conservative U.S. politicians banned from traveling to Venezuela by socialist President Nicolas Maduro are taking the restriction as a badge of honor. Maduro laid out a series of measures against U.S. diplomats and tourists ...