US median incomes grew in 2017 for a 3rd straight year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The income of a median U.S. household rose for a third straight year in 2017, boosted by a rise in the number of Americans with full-time, year-round jobs. The Census Bureau said Wednesday that incomes for a typical household, adjusted for inflation, rose...

Panthers sign tackle Clark, put Williams on injured reserve

Sep. 12, 2018 12:07 PM EDT Panthers sign tackle Clark, put Williams on injured reserve By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer AP-FBN–Panthers-Moves <!– –> Jason E. Miczek, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — With injuries piling up on the offensive line,...

'Such a pro': At 39, Roberto Luongo still chasing the Cup

Sep. 12, 2018 12:04 PM EDT CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Roberto Luongo has an arena named after him. He has made roughly $100 million in career earnings, knows he is headed to the Hockey Hall of Fame one day, ranks among the sport’s all-time leaders in virtually every...

BC, Wake squeezing in ACC matchup before Florence hits

Sep. 12, 2018 11:55 AM EDT WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest and Boston College will try to beat Hurricane Florence — and each other. The Demon Deacons (2-0) play host to the Eagles (2-0) on Thursday in a key Atlantic Coast Conference matchup moved ahead two...

Bills will start rookie Josh Allen at QB against Chargers

Sep. 12, 2018 11:47 AM EDT Bills will start rookie Josh Allen at QB against Chargers By MARK LUDWICZAK Associated Press BC-FBN–Bills-Allen <!– –> Gail Burton, ASSOCIATED PRESS ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — For the Buffalo Bills, Josh Allen’s time...

Kangaroo gets the jump on Mississippi owners and flees

HARRISVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A kangaroo is on the run — or maybe the jump — in central Mississippi. The Simpson County sheriff’s office says deputies have been looking for a 10-month-old kangaroo since he bolted from his new owners only minutes after arriving...

McCarthy: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers to get week to get ready

Sep. 12, 2018 11:44 AM EDT McCarthy: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers to get week to get ready AP-FBN–Packers-Rodgers <!– –> Mike Roemer, ASSOCIATED PRESS GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers will work with the rehab group in practice on Wednesday. Green Bay...

FANTASY PLAYS: 49ers-Lions an attractive high-scoring stack

Sep. 12, 2018 11:39 AM EDT FANTASY PLAYS: 49ers-Lions an attractive high-scoring stack By COLIN DREW DailyRoto AP-FBN-Fantasy-Plays-Daily <!– –> Bruce Kluckhohn, ASSOCIATED PRESS With all the excitement around the NFL last weekend, it was one high-scoring...

Hurricane forces Richmond to move home game to St Francis

Sep. 12, 2018 11:35 AM EDT Hurricane forces Richmond to move home game to St Francis AP-FBC–Monitoring Florence <!– –> RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richmond has moved its scheduled home football game this week against St. Francis to the Red Flash’s...

Prominent historian's Lincoln collection to be auctioned

Sep. 12, 2018 11:25 AM EDT Prominent historian’s Lincoln collection to be auctioned AP-US–Lincoln Collection-Auction,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> NEW YORK (AP) — A leading Abraham Lincoln scholar’s collection of images, documents and artwork...