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Broncos revel in parade amid questions about Manning, Miller

DENVER — It took John Elway 15 years to experience a parade as a quarterback. As an executive, only five.

Energy agency: Gasoline will average under $2 in 2016

For the first time since 2004, U.S. drivers are expected to pay an average of less than $2 a gallon for gasoline, the government said Tuesday.

Obama seeks cybersecurity boost to replace ‘ancient’ tech

The federal government is relying on archaic computers systems to protect reams of critical data from cyberattacks, President Barack Obama warned Tuesday as he announced a new, centralized effort to boost cybersecurity.

Spence sparks Jays to win against Kewpies

Rhylin Spence had just six points Tuesday, but he scored them at the right time.

Mississippi football cited in 13 of 28 violations

Mississippi’s football program was cited by the NCAA in nearly half of the 28 rules violations levied against the school in the Notice of Allegations the university recently received, said a person with knowledge of the investigation.

Obama sends Congress record $4.1 trillion 2017 spending plan

President Barack Obama sent Congress his final budget on Tuesday, proposing to spend a record $4.1 trillion on a number of initiatives, from a new war on cancer to combating global warming to fighting growing threats from Islamic State militants.

Iowa high court to consider state’s ban on voting by felons

In a major voting rights case, the Iowa Supreme Court will consider whether to relax the state’s lifetime ban on voting by convicted felons.

Pentagon seeks funding for Libya, Africa military operations

The Pentagon is seeking $200 million in the 2017 budget for counterterrorism operations in Libya and other portions of North and West Africa, as the Islamic State threat in that region continues to grow.

Washington may see most players foul out

Along with a renewed excitement around the surprising success this season for Washington has come a soundtrack.

Man who walked miles to work settles into new life

A Detroit-area man who had said he walked 21 miles a day to and from work is finding life is much easier about a year after receiving a new car and a windfall of donations, but the downside to that generosity is he has put on weight.

Pitino still hasn’t had NCAA interview about sex scandal

Coach Rick Pitino said Tuesday morning he is still waiting to be interviewed by the NCAA about an escort’s book allegations that a former Louisville staffer hired her and other dancers for sex parties at the team’s dormitory.

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US Army study: Iraq’s Mosul dam at a ‘higher risk’ of failure

Iraq’s Mosul Dam has long been branded the world’s most dangerous dam, at risk of collapsing and sending water crashing over millions of people.

Girls Basketball: Jamestown 63, St. Paul Lutheran 35

Four Jamestown players scored in double figures Tuesday in a 63-35 win against St. Paul Lutheran: Concordia.

Boys Basketball: Tuscumbia 49, St. Elizabeth 46

The Tuscumbia Lions captured a 49-46 decision Tuesday night in a back-and-forth contest with the St. Elizabeth Hornets.

Vietnam vet living in Cuba sues VA for benefits

Otto Macias was 19 when he left Cuba in the throes of a socialist revolution, enlisted in the U.S. Army and went to fight communists as a machine-gunner in Vietnam.

Boys Basketball: Fatima 79, Eugene 58

Nolan Huot scored 26 points to power Fatima to a 79-58 win against Eugene on Tuesday.

Helias girls basketball downs St. Joseph’s Academy

Up by four points heading into the fourth quarter, the Helias Lady Crusaders needed to concentrate on two things with eight minutes to play Tuesday night against the St. Joseph’s Academy Angels.

Newton defends his actions after Super Bowl

Cam Newton isn’t apologizing for acting like a “sore loser” after the Super Bowl.

NASCAR allows franchise system

NASCAR announced a dramatic overhaul of its business model Tuesday, shifting to a franchise-like system that is intended to provide actual value and financial stability to team owners after decades of heavy reliance on sponsors.

U.S. women’s soccer team to be briefed on Zika virus

The U.S. women’s national soccer team was scheduled to be briefed Tuesday night on the developing Zika virus crisis in Latin America, a day before the start of the CONCACAF Olympic qualification tournament in Texas.

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