Supreme Court makes sports betting a possibility nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday gave its go-ahead for states to allow gambling on sports across the nation, striking down a federal law that barred betting on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states.

  • Written by By JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press

Australian climbs 7 peaks in 7 continents in record time

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An Australian mountaineer scaled Mount Everest on Monday, completing his quest to climb the highest peaks on all seven continents in record time, an expedition organizer said.

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  • Written by By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA , Associated Press