Baker Mayfield says he’ll return as Oklahoma’s quarterback in 2017

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This isn’t that surprising, but it’s big for the Sooners. Oklahoma’s star quarterback is coming back for next season. Baker Mayfield told reporters after his Bedlam victory that he’ll be back in Norman in 2017. OFFICIAL:“I’ll be here another year for a three-peat. The ultimate goal is to play for a national championship.” Baker Mayfield on 2017. — Oklahoma Football ...

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Players: Kerr’s Marijuana Admission Could Spark Dialogue

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — David West has undergone four surgeries in his long NBA career: left knee, right elbow and right foot twice to fix a couple of toes. “I don’t even like saying all that,” he said. So, yes, West knows real pain. Draymond Green has never needed an operation — he knocks on a table not once but ...

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Woman Battered And Robbed In Naperville

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was robbed and battered by two other women Saturday in west suburban Naperville. About 9:00 a.m., officers responded to 1620 Pebblewood Lane for an unknown problem, according to a statement from Naperville police. Officers learned that two women had walked into a business and taken another woman’s purse. When she tried to stop the theft ...

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‘Jonathan’s Day’ Connects Kids With Autism At Unique Abilities Fair

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Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter PALMETTO BAY (CBSMiami) — The second annual “Jonathan’s Day” kicked off the first weekend of December with a day of fun and adventure, all while providing support and assistance to kids and families dealing with autism. CBS4 is a proud sponsor of Saturday’s event, part of Palmetto Bay’s Unique Abilities Fair, held at Coral Reef Park in conjunction ...

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‘Jonathan’s Day’ Connects Kids With Autism At Unique Abilities Fair

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Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter PALMETTO BAY (CBSMiami) — The second annual “Jonathan’s Day” kicked off the first weekend of December with a day of fun and adventure, all while providing support and assistance to kids and families dealing with autism. CBS4 is a proud sponsor of Saturday’s event, part of Palmetto Bay’s Unique Abilities Fair, held at Coral Reef Park in conjunction ...

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Sammy Lee, 2-Time Olympic Diving Champion, Dies At 96

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sammy Lee, a two-time Olympic gold medal-winning diver who later mentored four-time Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis, has died. He was 96. The University of Southern California said Saturday that Lee died Friday of pneumonia in Newport Beach. He was the school’s oldest living Olympian. The 5-foot Lee, who was of Korean descent, was the first ...

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Nazi Death Camp Gate Found In Norway 2 Years After Being Stolen From Dachau

An anonymous tip this week led police in southwestern Norway to recover part of a historic gate that was stolen from a former Nazi death camp more than two years ago. The iron black gate, which bears the grim inscription “Arbeit macht frei” (”Work will set you free”), once stood at the prisoner entranceway of Dachau concentration camp near Munich, Germany. As ...

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Provorov Scores 2, Prevents 1 As Flyers Beat Blackhawks 3-1

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ivan Provorov admitted he was motivated to make his second career game against the Chicago Blackhawks a lot better than his first. The 19-year-old rookie defenseman did just that, scoring twice and prevented one by the Blackhawks to help the Philadelphia Flyers beat Chicago 3-1 on Saturday. Provorov was on the ice for five Blackhawks goals in ...

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Warehouse Had Been Focus Of Oakland Investigation

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OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The city of Oakland started investigating nearly three weeks ago whether people were illegally living in a warehouse destroyed by a fire late Friday night, a city official said Saturday. At least nine people died in the blaze and another 25 remained missing. Darin Ranelletti, of the City of Oakland Planning Department, said the city had ...

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Green Party Drops Statewide Pennsylvania Recount

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – The Green Party is dropping its court case seeking a recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential election. It had wanted to explore whether voting machines and systems had been hacked and the election result manipulated. The Green Party’s filing came Saturday, saying it couldn’t afford the $1 million bond the court had set. A Commonwealth Court ...

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Illinois Beats VCU, 64-46

MIAMI (AP) — Sophomore Leron Black tied a career-high with 18 points and Illinois held Virginia Commonwealth to 30-percent shooting to win 64-46 on Saturday in the HoopHall Miami Invitational at the Miami Heat’s arena. Malcolm Hill added 16 points, five assists and two steals, and Jalen Coleman-Lands had 12 points for Illinois (6-3). VCU (6-2), which was off to ...

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No. 2 Villanova Cruises Past Saint Joseph’s 88-57

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VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — The Villanova student section had checked their tweets, texts and timelines and saw the score from roughly 630 miles west of campus that had as much of an impact on them as the latest victory a few feet in front of them. Kentucky lost — a game and its grip as the No. 1 team in ...

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Remains believed to be those of missing Indiana woman

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say remains found in Tennessee are believed to be those of an Indiana woman who disappeared in Florida and whose estranged husband was arrested in Louisville. Media reports say 44-year-old Rachael Lynn Madison of Clarksville, Indiana, was last seen Nov. 27 near the home of relatives in Ormond-by-the-Sea, Florida. Authorities say her estranged husband, on ...

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Weather Advisory Issued For Sunday In Northern Illinois

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for snow on Sunday. The advisory will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for northern and northeastern Illinois. It includes an area stretching from Cook to Winnebago counties and Will to Lake counties. LOT issues Winter Weather Advisory till Dec 04, 6:00 PM ...

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Flyers Beat Blackhawks, 3-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ivan Provorov admitted he was motivated to make his second career game against the Chicago Blackhawks a lot better than his first. The 19-year-old rookie defenseman did just that, scoring twice and prevented one by the Blackhawks to help the Philadelphia Flyers beat Chicago, 3-1, on Saturday. Provorov was on the ice for five Blackhawks goals in ...

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Man Shot In Foot In Grand Crossing

CHICAGO (CBS) — An 18-year-old man was shot in the right foot Saturday in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting occurred about 1:56 p.m. in the 7100 block of S. Ingleside, according to Chicago Police. The victim was transported to University of Chicago Hospital in good condition. Police said the victim told detectives he was in ...

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“Believe” Delivers Lessons In Faith, Hope and Charity

Movie Review Jackie K Cooper“Believe” (Freestyle Releasing) During the holiday season you are going to be bombarded with one “amazing” film after another, or so the studios say. But amid all the hoopla and hollering about these “must see” movies you might overlook a small quiet film that is actually about the Christmas spirit. It is titled “Believe” and it ...

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Donald Trump’s Company Denies Reports Of Taiwan Hotel Development

WASHINGTON ― President-elect Donald Trump on Friday broke with decades of U.S. foreign policy by speaking with the leader of Taiwan, a move that angered China, which claims sovereignty over the island. But the phone call has also raised additional questions about Trump’s potential business interests in Taiwan. In November, the mayor of Taoyuan, a municipality that holds Taiwan’s main airport, told ...

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Coast Guard Delivers Christmas Trees To Chicago Families In Need

CHICAGO (CBS) — The U.S. Coast Guard delivered smiles on Saturday at Navy Pier after donating 1,200 Christmas tree to families in need. A northern Michigan family has been delivering Christmas trees from northern Michigan to Chicago on what was known as the “Christmas Ship” since the late 1800’s, but in 1912 the ship sank, taking the entire crew with ...

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No. 25 West Virginia Ends No. 6 Virginia’s Win Streak, 66-57

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – The last time No. 25 West Virginia played a major program, they came up short, 81-77 against Temple. They didn’t want it to happen again, not even in a packed arena where No. 6 Virginia had dispatched its last 24 opponents. Esa Ahmad hit a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 1:28 remaining Saturday and West Virginia scored 11 ...

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Johnson, Price Send La Salle Past Bucknell 83-73

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — B.J. Johnson scored 22 points, Jordan Price added 20 points, nine boards and three steals, and La Salle beat Bucknell 83-73 on Saturday to snap the Bison’s four-game win streak. Price’s jumper tied the game at 44 early in the second half and Johnson’s dunk 30 seconds later gave La Salle (4-2) the lead for good and ...

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