Guard Jordan Roper's spree ignites Clemson

...and 39 percent (18 of 46) for the game."We got off to a bad start, and they played really, really well," said first-year Boston College head coach Jim Christian. "They played hard. They beat us to every loose ball. They hurt us on the...

Richmond County teen pregnancy rate continues to fall

...the "We Are Change" initiative, has exceeded expectations, says GCAPP President and CEO Kim Nolte.In 2010, the first year of the initiative, the number of teenage pregnancies in Richmond County dropped from 595 to 494. In 2011, there were...

Former linebacker Junior Seau is elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility

PHOENIX - Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields were elected Saturday to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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...was the only model line for '57. This was also the first year for the 'quad' headlights and the really tall rear...The car is a 1957 Lincoln Premiere. 1957 was the first year of a Lincoln Premiere four-door hardtop, also called...

Seahawks coach praises general manager John Schneider

...to find guys to make this a healthy, competitive roster," Carroll said. "I mean the hundreds of changes in the first year was just trying to find guys. The continuation of that, it changed in terms of the numbers, but the attitude, the...

New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, who took office three weeks ago, and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, who just finished his first year in office.With the storm drawing near, the governor banned all non-essential travel, and the mayor ordered city...

Georgia Regents baseball achieving identity under coach Jason Eller

...a 10-win season, including losing its final 21 games.After improving by eight Peach Belt Conference wins in his first year and adding several players expected to make up the future core, the program's foundation has been set. The next step...

American Airlines tops Street 4Q forecasts

...those payouts - excluding one-time items, it earned a record $4.2 billion in 2014.Parker called it a "fantastic first year for our merger." The results, plus the economic outlook, "give us confidence that 2015 will be another outstanding...

Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

...Cubs finished below .500 in all but six of his seasons. Still, he was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1977, the first year he was eligible, and selected to baseball's All-Century team in 1999.Banks' infectious smile and non-stop good...

Haley insists SC can afford to cut income taxes

...percent of her $6.9 billion spending proposal for 2015-16, released last week. Her budget doesn't account for the first year of the cut's phase-in, she said, "because we just came out with the plan."If she had, her budget couldn't...