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Oskar Garcia's Biography

I'm AP's assistant sports editor for sports in the eastern region, leading a team of a dozen reporters in 10 states. If it's got sports involved in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New Jersey or Massachusetts, I'm your dude.

Previous gigs with the AP include Hawaii, Las Vegas and Omaha, Neb. I started my career as an AP intern in ...

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Conference scoreboard: SEC with 8 teams in AP Top 25

Aug 23, 2015

RT @AP_Top25: BTW, that's 8 SEC teams in the AP Top 25. Pac-12 has 6 and nobody else has >3. apne.ws/1JtJSOU pic.twitter.com/3T2n7U4fRV

Aug 23, 2015

RT @AP_Top25: BTW, that's 8 SEC teams in the AP Top 25. Pac-12 has 6 and nobody else has >3. apne.ws/1JtJSOU pic.twitter.com/3T2n7U4fRV

#LOLJets, Tyson, Belichick: Sucker punch sidelining Geno Smith ignites social nets

Aug 11, 2015

RT @AP_NFL: Geno Smith: 'I'll be back.' More like hasta la vista, Geno, but the Internet can counterpunch. apne.ws/1HEAcvq pic.twitter.com/UjFLJcqTnF

Aug 11, 2015

RT @AP_NFL: Geno Smith: 'I'll be back.' More like hasta la vista, Geno, but the Internet can counterpunch. apne.ws/1HEAcvq pic.twitter.com/UjFLJcqTnF

Aug 11, 2015

#LOLJets, Tyson, Belichick: Sucker punch sidelining Geno Smith ignites social nets | Pro32: Head to Head pro32.ap.org/article/loljet…

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EPA reviews $15 million settlement for Hawaii molasses spill - The Monitor: Us News

themonitor.com — Dean Higuchi, agency spokesman for Hawaii, said Thursday that the EPA was still looking into whether Matson Inc. violated the Clean Water Act during the 2013 spill. Under the settlement announced Wednesday, Matson will end its molasses operation in Hawaii.

World Series of Poker win extends Phil Hellmuth's record

Pac-12, SEC, ACC atop NFL draft among college conferences

pro32.ap.org — Home " Pac-12, SEC, ACC atop NFL draft among college conferences Marcus Mariota, left, former Oregon quarterback and overall No. 2 NFL football draft pick by the Tennessee Titans, answers questions during a news conference Friday, May 1, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. With Mariota are Titans general manager Ruston Webster, center, and head coach Ken Whisenhunt, right.

Draftees by conference: ACC, Pac-12 with 9 each in Round 1

pro32.ap.org — Home " Draftees by conference: ACC, Pac-12 with 9 each in Round 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers first-round draft pick Jameis Winston, right, answers a question during a news conference Friday, May 1, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. Winston, a former Florida State quarterback, was the first overall pick.
May 01, 2015

RT @AP_NFL: Which college conferences have NFL draft bragging rights? ACC, Pac-12: 9 draftees each in R1. apne.ws/1GMROYy pic.twitter.com/PZFfi2tfIy

May 01, 2015

RT @AP_Top25: Which college conferences have NFL draft bragging rights? ACC, Pac-12: 9 draftees each in R1. apne.ws/1zl2EVS pic.twitter.com/RN2ns7Tcrm

NSA revelations reframe digital life for some

news.yahoo.com — In Louisiana, the wife of a former soldier is scaling back on Facebook posts and considering unfriending old acquaintances, worried an innocuous joke or long-lost associate might one day land her in a government probe. In California, a college student encrypts chats and emails, saying he's not planning anything sinister but shouldn't have to sweat snoopers.

Duke caps dominant ACC run

collegebasketball.ap.org — Home " Duke caps dominant ACC run Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski sits on the court during the second half of the NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament championship game against Wisconsin Monday, April 6, 2015, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Duke left no doubt-- this NCAA Tournament belonged to the ACC.

ACC, Big Ten split conference bragging rights, while SEC hinges on Kentucky

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

collegebasketball.ap.org — Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the top-seeded Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over.
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Sep 01, 2015

RT @AP_NFL: Opportunities abound for young Packers WRs after injuries apne.ws/1JIkroG (@garmasAP)

Aug 31, 2015

When Pope Francis visits the US, it'll be his first time in the country, ever. apne.ws/1LDYgnf

Aug 30, 2015

RT @ByTimReynolds: The Blue Jays have more runs already this season than 23 teams scored in all of last season.

Aug 29, 2015

Happy anniverary to @flickrecipes! Look forward to celebrating and thinking about just how ridiculously lucky I am... pic.twitter.com/pUK9lM26r5

Aug 29, 2015

RT @flickrecipes: Happy Anniversary @oskargarcia I feel like we're just getting to the good stuff. Year 7 has been lucky for sure. youtu.be/jhkIh4x4mmM

Aug 28, 2015

@2QBFFB Of course! Happy to do so. 1QB leagues are just boring now...

Aug 28, 2015

Checking out @2QBFFB's new 2QB fantasy site, realizing that for first time, I'm in more 2QB than 1QB leagues. 2qbffb.com


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