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Topic - Johnson
YonDarius Johnson scored 18 points and Malcolm Miller and Javan Mitchell added 15 points each as Southern University, which holds sole possession of the top spot in the Southwestern Athletic Conference, defeated Prairie View A&M 91-59 on Thursday night.
A 17-year-old Waterbury boy has been charged with killing his mother after an argument over the use of her car.
Nothing clarifies the mind, with apologies to Dr. Johnson, quite like a fight for survival. Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat, arrived at his moment of enlightenment contemplating the likelihood of West Virginia voters returning to the Senate someone who voted to preserve Obamacare. He told a home-state paper, the Beckley Register-Herald, the other day that he would "vote tomorrow" to repeal the law. A day later, presumably after being taken to the woodshed by Harry Reid, Mr. Manchin returned to a state of confusion with a retraction. "I have never supported repealing [Obamacare]," he said.
YonDarius Johnson scored 22 points to lead Southern University over Alabama A&M 70-62 on Saturday.
Malcolm Miller scored 27 points as conference-leading Southern University beat Mississippi Valley State 83-74 on Monday.
Damien Goodwin dunked with just more than a minute left to give Southern a 10-point lead and the Jaguars cruised to a 68-63 win at Jackson State Monday night.
Malcolm Miller pumped in 22 points as Southern humbled Grambling State, 104-54 Saturday night.
Andre Smith hit a 3-pointer to spark an 11-4 run deep in the second half as Winthrop pulled away from a close game to defeat Liberty 73-62 on Tuesday night.
Three philanthropists are each donating $1 million to an independent charitable arm of the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee for playgrounds and youth centers in both states.
Alex Hamilton scored 22 points to lead Louisiana Tech in an 80-60 win over Charlotte Thursday night.
Residents in some eastern Kentucky counties are still without running water after record cold temperatures last week caused water meters to break and lines to rupture.
The debate over how best to care for the poor has long divided Republicans and Democrats, but 50 years after President Johnson launched the "war on poverty," the differences have never been more clear cut.
Poverty levels have been stuck at near-historic levels in recent years, but President Obama on Wednesday glossed over those troubling figures and defended his record.
A Chinese national who admitted to police he set fire to his country’s consulate building in San Francisco reportedly told police that the voices in his head made him do it.
Fifty years after President Johnson started a $20 trillion taxpayer-funded war on poverty, the overall percentage of impoverished people in the U.S. has declined only slightly and the poor have lost ground under President Obama.
Johnson added another 3-pointer with 1:18 to get the Celtics within 98-89, but Calderon hit a layup to put the Mavericks back up by double-digits.
In a statement marking 50 years since President Johnson declared a war on poverty, Mr. Obama cast that effort as a success and said his administration has continued to make strides in helping Americans climb the economic ladder.