Ben Simmons scored 27 points, a fired-up Joel Embiid added 15 points and 10 rebounds despite a sore knee, and Philadelphia beat cold-shooting Utah.
Greason nabs hockey award
BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College senior Maureen Greason has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Women’s Ice Hockey Player of the Week.
Greason scored three goals in the Polar Bears’ win and tie against Colby.
Former NFL receiver Terry Glenn, who caught Tom Brady’s first touchdown pass with the New England Patriots in 2001, died Monday following a one-vehicle rollover traffic accident near Dallas that left his fiancée slightly hurt, officials said. He was 43.
Charlie Rose is the latest public figure to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, with PBS halting distribution of his nightly interview show and CBS News suspending him following a Washington Post report with the accusations of eight women.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should acknowledge the nation’s “insatiable desire” for a leadership change and resign immediately, the recently fired vice president and likely successor to the 93-year-old leader said Tuesday, as impeachment proceedings began against the world’s oldest head of state.
Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama “Touched by an Angel,” has died at age 86.
ST. PAUL, Minn
A woman says Al Franken pulled her in tightly and put his hand on her buttocks in 2010 while posing for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair, the second allegation of improper conduct against the Democrat and first involving his time as a senator.
GEORGETOWN — Donald “Bud” Warren Grant, 86, of South Bay Road, died Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at home.
Bud was born in Franklin, Maine on March 30, 1931, a son of Alton and Ida (Matchette) Grant.
Construction workers in Germany have unearthed a giant concrete swastika on a sports field in the northern city of Hamburg.
The German news agency dpa reported today workers were digging in the ground with an excavator to build changing rooms when they suddenly hit the 13-by-13 foot Nazi symbol.
Thornton Williams, 78, of Rangeley and Bath, Maine passed away with his family at his side on Friday, November 17, 2017 at his home in Bath. Born to Burleigh and Leonice (Cushing) Williams, Poody, as he was known to his friends and family was a 1957 graduate of Morse High School.
BATH — Jeffrey P. Parker, 78, of High Street died Friday, November 17, 2017 at his residence.
He was born in Lewiston on October 17, 1939, a son of Herbert H. and Jeanette B. (Brackett) Parker.
BATH — Hazel C. Bowe, 62, of Court Street died Friday, November 17, 2017 at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick with her family by her side.
William (Bill) Francis Grady, Jr., passed away at his Five Islands home on November 10. At his side was his long-time partner, girlfriend, and care-taker Wendy Harrison.
Bill was born in Boston, MA, on March 3, 1951 to William Grady, Sr., and Elaine Grady (Mavromatos), the youngest of their three children.
WISCASSET — Cornelia “Gail” Grundy, 75, of Freedom Song Lane died Friday, November 17, 2017 at her residence.