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December 18, 2017 1:25 AM Singer Keely Smith dies of heart failure at age 89

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2008 file photo, Keely Smith presents an award at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Smith, a pop and jazz singer known for her solo recordings of jazz standards as well as her musical partnership with Louis Prima, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, of apparent heart failure in Palm Springs at the age of 89. (AP Photo/Kevork 70

December 16, 2017 2:29 AM Jazz center Rudy Gobert has MCL sprain in left knee, sources say

BOSTON -- An initial evaluation of the injured left knee of Utah Jazz All-Star center Rudy Gobert revealed a Grade 1 MCL sprain, league sources told ESPN. X-rays on Gobert's knee were negative, but he will undergo an MRI to confirm the initial diagnosis, sources said. The timetable on a possible return will be clearer after the MRI.? Gobert went to the floor 78

December 14, 2017 4:23 PM NBA Power Rankings: Chris Paul, Rockets stay red-hot at No. 1

The Houston Rockets are 14-0 on the season with Chris Paul in the lineup and have racked up 13 straight wins heading into Monday night's home meeting with the Utah Jazz. It's safe to say -- despite the surging Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers -- that the No. 1 spot remains comfortably in Houston's grasp one week ahead of the NBA's Christmas 25

December 10, 2017 7:41 PM Preview: Rockets vs. Pelicans

Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) lays the ball up during the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) New Orleans Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins (0) works against Houston Rockets center Clint Capela, right, in the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday 71

December 8, 2017 10:29 PM Chicago plans South Side gospel museum, touted as 1st in US

CHICAGO – Organizers say a gospel music museum planned for Chicago's South Side will be the first in the country. The National Museum of Gospel Music will be built on the site of the Pilgrim Baptist Church in the Bronzeville neighborhood. The church's music director and blues pianist in 1932, Thomas A. Dorsey, was hugely influential in the genre, blending 52

December 8, 2017 10:19 PM First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of death

America's first black astronaut, Air Force Maj. Robert Lawrence Jr., finally got full honors Friday on the 50th anniversary of his death. Several hundred people gathered at Kennedy Space Center to commemorate Lawrence, who almost certainly would have gone on to fly in space had he not died in a plane crash on Dec. 8, 1967. The crowd included NASA dignitaries 194

December 8, 2017 7:23 PM Former Astros pitcher Mike Fiers signs with Tigers

Houston Astros starting pitcher Mike Fiers (54) stands in the dugout during the first inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in Houston. ( Karen Warren / Houston Chronicle ) Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers is all smiles as he greets the audience at the Toyota Center during a game between the Astros and the Utah Jazz on Sunday 76

December 8, 2017 5:57 AM Rockets defeat Jazz to push winning streak to 8

Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul, left, drives up the court as Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Houston Rockets guard James Harden looks on in the second half during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick 61

December 6, 2017 10:53 PM Rockets' Chris Paul encouraged Utah's Donovan Mitchell to go pro

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Donovan Mitchell reacts on stage after being drafted 13th overall by the Denver Nuggets during the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 22, 2017 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions 65

December 6, 2017 5:20 PM On the go: Margaritas and Winter Wonder

The first Indigenous Executive Director of Cultural Survival shares her personal spiritual journey as a Navajo and Santa Clara Tewa from New Mexico. Stand-up comedian and actor is best known for his appearances on BET and featured roles in the films "Daddy Day Care" and "Little Man." A curated market offering an opportunity to purchase unique works by local 74