At A Glance

c-Ceased operations NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Orlando 4, Greenville 3 Elmira 3, Evansville 2 Reading 5, Wheeling 4 South Carolina at Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m. Gwinnett at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Toledo at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m....

Akron Edges Past Kent St. 58-54

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Demetrius Treadwell scored 14 points as Akron clinched a 58-54 win over Kent State on Friday night to close out the regular season at home and secure a No. 4 seed in the Mid-American Conference tournament. Treadwell shot just 4 of 14 from the floor, but made...

China defiant on territory claims, demands respect

BEIJING (AP) — China’s foreign minister sounded a note of defiance to the country’s neighbors Saturday over rival territorial claims, and said good relations with Washington depend on mutual respect. Wang Yi told reporters at an annual news conference that...

BC-BKC–Oakland-Wright St. Box, BKC

Hill 1-4 0-0 3, Petros 3-5 0-4 6, Bader 5-13 7-8 20, Mondy 1-8 2-4 5, Felder 2-3 3-3 7, Williams 5-9 1-2 13, Baenziger 0-1 0-2 0, McCune 1-1 1-4 3, Asbury 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 18-44 14-27 57. Young 2-5 2-2 7, Darling 1-2 2-4 5, Pacher 3-6 2-4 8, Dixon 6-10 6-7 20, Vest 4-8 0-0 11,...

Cincinnati Holds Off UCF 54-52 In AAC Opener

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alyesha Lovett scored 19 points and eighth-seeded Cincinnati held on, edging Central Florida 54-52 Friday in the first game of the American Athletic Conference tournament. The Bearcats (13-17) face No. 1 Connecticut in the quarterfinals Saturday. Andrea...
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Pens beat Ducks 3-2 in shootout

AP Photo/Reed Saxon ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Evgeni Malkin scored the tying goal during a power play in the third period and Brandon Sutter got the deciding goal in a six-round shootout, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night....

Vietnam detects last signal of missing plane

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese authorities said Saturday they detected the last signal from a missing Malaysia Airlines flight off Vietnam’s southwest coast over the South China Sea. Pham Hien, a Vietnamese search and rescue official, said that the signal was...
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El Salvador’s ex-rebel poised to win presidency

A man sells coffee in front of a car with electoral propaganda for the current Vice President and presidential candidate of the ruling Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front, FMLN, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, in San Salvador, El Salvador, Thursday March. 6, 2014. El Salvador will...
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Boeing 777: 1 of the most popular, safest jets

This photo taken in April, 2013, shows a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER at Narita Airport in Narita, near Tokyo. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning, March 8, 2014 on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to...

Browns’ Bryant Says He’s Cleared After Heart Scare

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns defensive end Desmond Bryant says he’s been medically cleared to play after a health scare. Bryant underwent an operation in December to correct an irregular heartbeat. His season ended with four games left because of a rapid heartbeat, a condition...