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  • 5A Boys: Jefferson downs Churchill 69-64

    Silas Melson scored 24 points and Kadeem Strickland added 18 as Jefferson successfully defended its OSAA Class 5A boys basketball title, defeating Churchill 69-64 Saturday night.

  • 5A Boys: Churchill to face Jefferson for title

    David Shedrick had 22 points and 11 rebounds and Churchill earned its second consecutive state finals berth with a 68-50 win over Madison in the OSAA Class 5A boys basketball semifinals Friday night.

  • TABC-Tex Preps high school basketball rankings

    High school basketball rankings as compiled by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and Tex Preps Basketball magazine for the week of Jan. 13:

  • A polar bear rests with her cubs on pack ice in northern Alaska. A federal judge in 2011 said the Bush administration violated the National Environmental Policy Act by failing to conduct an environmental impact review before issuing its ruling on the status of polar bears under the Endangered Species Act. (Associated Press)

    Book: Polar bear population on the rise

    Global hysteria ensued after former Vice President Al Gore posed a theory in his film, "An Inconvenient Truth," that polar bears were on the edge of extinction. Soon after, reports of fish shortages, cross-breeding between species and even polar bear cannibalism added to the global-warming debate.

  • BOOKS: Behind WWII summit conferences

    A lot of attention has been paid to the great Allied summit conferences of World War II — both at the time and in the decades since.

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