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University of Maryland president Wallace Loh speaks at a House of Delegates appropriations committee hearing, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Annapolis, Md. The hearing was called to examine how the university and the University System of Maryland's Board of Regents responded to the death of football player Jordan McNair. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Maryland president warned backlash would occur if Durkin stayed

- Associated Press

University of Maryland President Wallace Loh said Thursday that he told the school’s governing body that “all hell will break loose” if DJ Durkin was retained as head coach of its football team after a player’s death, a warning that went unheeded.

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All Japan manager Atsunori Inaba, center, welcomes his players after beating MLB All-Stars 4-1 in Game 6 at their All-Stars Series baseball at Nagoya Dome in Nagoya, central Japan, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Japan improved to 5-1 in the series. (Kyodo News via AP)

With win over All-Stars, Japan builds for 2020 Olympic gold

- Associated Press

Coming off a strong showing against a team of Major League Baseball All-Stars, Japan manager Atsunori Inaba has every reason to be confident about his team's chances of winning a gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

FILE - In this Nov. 23, 1968 file photo, Harvard's Tom Wynne (45), Yale's Cal Hill (3) and Harvard's Pat Conway (34) battle for a Yale pass during a college football game at Harvard Stadium in Cambridge, Mass. Sixty-five members of Harvard's 1968 football team are expected back on campus this weekend for the 50th anniversary of The Game's most memorable edition.  (AP Photo/File)

50 years after The Tie, all is not even for Harvard, Yale

- Associated Press

Sixty-five members of the 1968 Harvard football team are expected back in Boston this weekend for the 50th anniversary of the most memorable entry in the 143-year-old history of The Game. A luncheon for returning Yale players was canceled for lack of interest.

Toronto Maple Leafs right wing Kasperi Kapanen (24), of Finland, scores a goal past San Jose Sharks goaltender Martin Jones (31) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Kapanen's 2 goals lead Maple Leafs past Sharks 5-3

- Associated Press

The San Jose Sharks seemed intent to go after Nazem Kadri right from the start. That didn't bother the Toronto Maple Leafs a bit and they ended up with the win.

FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, former mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani, kisses Miriam Adelson's hand as he arrives for the presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson, a Las Vegas casino magnate considered one of the most powerful Republican donors in the United States. She gets to add a new title Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, when President Donald Trump honors her with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor's wife

- Associated Press

Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson, a Las Vegas casino magnate considered one of the nation's most powerful Republican donors. She gets to add a new title Friday when President Donald Trump honors her with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.