Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...elite fliers are upgraded to first class, freeing up their coach seats. Another wave of upgrades occurs every 24 to 48 hours.? Check in 24 hours in advance when airlines start releasing more seats. If connecting, see if seats have opened up...

Missouri's Pinkel turns attention toward finishing season

...Cougars unless the university system president resigned. Pinkel stood by his players and the boycott ended less than 48 hours later, when Tim Wolfe stepped down.Pinkel said his decision had nothing to do with the events on campus, nor with...

Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel has lymphoma, will resign at season's end

...against BYU unless the university system president resigned. Pinkel supported his players and the boycott ended less than 48 hours after it started.Pinkel is the winningest coach in school history with a 117-71 record. His team has won the past two...

Thomson beats Burke County, wins Region 3-AAAA title

...Burke County on Oct. 2.The Bulldogs will be home for the first round of the Class AAAA state playoffs."The biggest thing is we're going to be home next week," Ridings said. "But for the next 48 hours, we're going to savor this."

Mark Richt puzzled by speculation about Jeremy Pruitt

...was being criticized after a third loss in four games and jobs were on the line including coach Mark Richt.Just inside 48 hours before Saturday's game, Richt took to Twitter to quiet at least one rumor gaining steam, that defensive coordinator...

3 Android phones that offer something different

...sells for $30. Take care to keep the phone away from keys.The phone also has extended battery capacity, promised at 48 hours of mixed usage. Using the included charger, Motorola says you can get 13 hours with 15 minutes of charging. The bigger...

Branden Grace leads HSBC Champions after first round

...little better than I was expecting out there, to be honest," McIlroy said. "I had not been out of bed for basically 48 hours, so I was really stiff. But whenever I got out there, I felt pretty good. Thankfully, it was a decent start, and...

Receding waters engage new floods

...flooding downstream.Gov. Nikki Haley paid a visit to the coast, which she said would still be in danger for another 24-48 hours."We're holding our breath and saying a prayer," she said.U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham warned the disaster could...

Steelers release place-kicker Josh Scobee

...fourth quarter against the Baltimore Ravens cost him his job.The Steelers cut the veteran kicker on Saturday, less than 48 hours after a pair of late missed field goals by Scobee helped the Ravens rally for a 23-20 overtime victory.Pittsburgh...

Michaux: Missouri football team set precedent that no doubt will be followed

...experiences." The next day, Tigers coach Gary Pinkel tweeted his support of the whole team.Tuesday morning, less than 48 hours after the football team drew a national spotlight to the situation at Missouri, Wolfe and the university system's...