Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's 13th weekend:ASSESSING THREATSThis is the point in the season when things get weird.Rivalry week is here, with championship weekend on deck. The AP rankings didn't change Sunday at the top after a blah Saturday in college football.
PHILADELPHIA >> It wasn't a 10, that's for sure.Just say the Eagles' 43-24 victory over the Tennessee Titans at Lincoln Financial Field was what Chip Kelly and his players needed after their embarrassing trip to Green Bay.At worst, the Eagles (8-3) play for a share of the NFC East lead on Thanksgiving in Texas vs.
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HENDERSON, Nev. >> President Barack Obama says voters want a "new car smell" in the 2016 White House race and that Hillary Rodham Clinton would be "a great president."But would Clinton pass that particular smell test?In a nationally televised interview broadcast Sunday, Obama seemed to suggest that any Democrat other than him would […]
CHICAGO >> More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said.The fire Saturday occurred 50 miles northwest of Chicago at Valley View Acres, a boarding facility that offers horseback-riding lessons and also trai […]