5 killed in wrong way crash in southwest Florida

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A sport utility vehicle traveling the wrong way on a Florida interstate collided head-on with a sedan early Sunday, killing five people, including four fraternity brothers at the University of South Florida, authorities said. The accident happened on...

Acting Cavs GM Believes Better Days Are Ahead

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers acting general manager David Griffin acknowledged his team has had an adversity-filled season, but believes something positive can be salvaged in the final two months. Griffin was promoted from vice president of basketball operations Thursday...

Beckham’s runway show is a family affair

AP Photo/Jocelyn Noveck NEW YORK (AP) — Those who come to fashion shows purely for the celebrity factor would not have been disappointed Sunday morning at Victoria Beckham’s runway show, where they got to see soccer great David Beckham, accompanied by their four...

Italy Tops United States 3-1 In Fed Cup

CLEVELAND (AP) — Karin Knapp won her second match of the weekend and gave Italy a 3-1 win over the United States in their Fed Cup first-round match on Sunday. Knapp defeated American Alison Riske 6-3, 7-5 to give Italy the victory in the best-of-five series. She held a 5-2 lead...

BC-BKC–Youngstown St.-Detroit Box, BKC

Belin 4-16 4-4 13, Hain 4-8 0-1 8, Perry 5-13 9-11 22, Amiker 9-12 6-8 25, Cole 3-9 4-6 13, Plummer 0-0 0-0 0, Steward 0-0 0-0 0, Chojnacki 0-0 0-0 0, Podolsky 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 25-58 23-30 81. Howard, Jr. 9-18 4-4 24, Bruinsma 5-13 7-10 19, Njoku 1-2 1-4 3, Grant 3-9 0-0 8,...

Detroit Tops Youngstown State In OT 83-81

DETROIT (AP) — Juwan Howard, Jr. scored 24 points, including 6 in overtime, to lead Detroit over Youngstown State 83-81 on Sunday. Howard’s jumper with 18 second left in overtime gave Detroit a 2-point lead. Youngstown’s Kendrick Perry converted just 1 of 2 free...

Lucas Scores 23, No. 9 Penn St Women Roll Ohio St

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Maggie Lucas had 23 points, including 12 during a 21-3 run, to lead No. 9 Penn State past Ohio State 74-54 on Sunday. Dara Taylor and Talia East each added 12 points for the Nittany Lions (18-5, 9-2 Big Ten), who took over the top spot in the conference a...

Edun boosts percentage of clothes made in Africa

AP Photo/Leanne Italie NEW YORK (AP) — The Africa-focused clothing line founded by rocker Bono and his wife, Ali Hewson, has a fan in Chelsea Clinton. Clinton, who works with the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative, chatted with the label’s two...

NKorea rescinds invitation to US envoy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says it is “deeply disappointed” in North Korea’s decision to withdraw for a second time an invitation to a U.S. envoy to discuss the release of a jailed American businessman. Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki on...

Reports: Missouri All-American says he is gay

Missouri All-American Michael Sam says he is gay, and the defensive end could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL. In interviews with ESPN, The New York Times and Outsports, Sam says he came out to his teammates and coaches at Missouri in August. Sam says:...