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Eller’s goal completes Capitals’ stunning OT win over Sharks

WASHINGTON — Lars Eller scored with 2:59 remaining in overtime after the Washington Capitals rallied from two goals down in the final minute of regulation, completing a stunning 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday.

T.J. Oshie tied it with 14.2 seconds left, and Eller also assisted Jakub Vrana’s second goal of the game inside the final minute.

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Iran vows ‘harsh’ response to US killing of top general

BAGHDAD (AP) Iran has vowed “harsh retaliation”for a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport that killed Tehran’s top general and the architect of its interventions across the Middle East, as tensions soared in the wake of the targeted killing.

Cousins, Vikings prep for playoff game vs. Saints

EAGAN, Minn.—Minnesota's investment in Kirk Cousins has yet to yield a post-season victory. The hyper-scrutinized quarterback's first opportunity to get one with the Vikings has arrived this week, on the heels of his career-best season.

Travelling to the Superdome to take on New Orleans in the first round isn't exactly a soft launch.

Century-old TB vaccine may work better if given in a new way

WASHINGTON—Scientists think they've figured out how to make a century-old tuberculosis vaccine far more protective: Simply give the shot a different way.

In a study with monkeys, injecting the vaccine straight into the bloodstream dramatically improved its effectiveness over today's skin-deep shot, researchers reported Wednesday.

Wild at Target: 2021 NHL Winter Classic headed to Minnesota

DALLAS — The 2021 NHL Winter Classic will be hosted by the Minnesota Wild at Target Field, the home stadium of the MLB’s Twins.

NHL officials announced the site for next Winter Classic during this season’s game Wednesday at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas.

Minnesota’s opponent for the next New Year’s Day game will be determined later.