No. 24 Ohio State Comes Back To Beat Nebraska

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — After watching his team turn the ball over nine times and fall behind by three points at halftime, Ohio State coach Thad Matta had some choice words for the No. 24 Buckeyes. “I told our guys at halftime, I said, ‘Look, with the nine turnovers we...

Kelsey Mitchell Leads Princeton Past Notre Dame

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ms. Basketball Kelsey Mitchell scored 23 points and top-ranked Cincinnati Princeton beat Toledo Notre Dame Academy 60-52 Saturday night in a Division I girls state semifinal at Ohio State’s Value City Arena. Carlie Pogue added 18 points and 11 rebounds...

White Sox 2, Indians 2, Tie

DP_Chicago 1. LOB_Cleveland 10, Chicago 6. 2B_Cooper (2), J.Abreu (2), Semien (1), Phegley (3). HR_Gillaspie (2), Phegley (1). SB_Francoeur (1). CS_M.Johnson (1). SF_Cooper. HBP_by D.Webb (Y.Gomes), by Petricka (Carson). WP_Axelrod. PB_Phegley. Umpires_Home, Dan Bellino; First,...

US bashes Russia over drastic media curbs

WASHINGTON (AP) — As tensions spiral between Russia and the West over the crisis in Ukraine, the Obama administration is denouncing Moscow’s imposition of new restrictions on independent Russian media. The State Department on Friday said it was “deeply...
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Rival theories on Malaysia flight’s disappearance

A relative of Chinese passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 takes a photo of a slideshow displaying the chronology of events since the plane went missing during a press conference held by Hugh Dunleavy, right bottom, commercial director of Malaysia Airlines at...
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Obama to sign relief from flood insurance hikes

FILE – In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits in the rising floodwaters of the Red River as a flood engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, at left, inspects the levee protecting the downtown area. The Red River Diversion Authority is...

Stepmom: Ex-Hawaii soldier’s daughter hit often

HONOLULU (AP) — The stepmother of a 5-year-old girl who prosecutors allege was beaten to death by her father testified Friday that she and the former Hawaii soldier abused the girl regularly and that they pulled her out of school so that others wouldn’t see the...

US judge strikes Arkansas’ 12-week abortion ban

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge Friday struck down Arkansas’ attempt to ban most abortions beginning 12 weeks into a woman’s pregnancy, saying viability, not a heartbeat, remains the key factor in determining whether abortions should be allowed. U.S....

High Winds Produce Scattered Ohio Power Outages

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Strong winds are causing power outages in parts of the state including more than 6,000 customers without electricity in southwest Ohio. Mansfield recorded a gust of wind topping 50 mph Friday afternoon, while a 64-foot brick smokestack was toppled on the...
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Column: Time to dump conference tournaments

AP Photo/John Bazemore ATLANTA (AP) — Looking around at all the empty seats at the Georgia Dome, one can’t help but wonder if conference tournaments have outlived their usefulness. Sure, the Southeastern Conference’s postseason shindig is a bit of an anomaly...