Cavs’ Irving Unhappy With Media Treatment

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving says he’s had enough. Frustrated with media reports he says have unfairly portrayed him this season, the Cavaliers All-Star guard said Saturday that he’s happy in Cleveland and only focused on winning. “The barrage and little bit of...
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Wisconsin falls short, loses 74-73 to Kentucky

AP Photo/David J. Phillip ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Wisconsin did almost everything it needed to do Saturday night to beat Kentucky except for hitting one crucial free throw. Ben Brust and Sam Dekker each scored 15 points, but Traevon Jackson missed a foul shot with 16...

Cavs’ Irving Says He’s Being Treated Unfairly

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving feels he’s being unfairly portrayed in the media and is adamant that he’s only focused on winning. One day after he went on Twitter to defend himself against a report that said he wants out of Cleveland,...
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US to deploy 2 more destroyers to Japan by 2017

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, center, is escorted by his Japanese counterpart Itsunori Onodera, right, as they inspect an honor guard at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo, Sunday, April 6, 2014. Against the backdrop of Russia’s takeover of Ukraine’s Crimean...
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FINALS WATCH: Celebrities aplenty, as usual

AP Photo/LM Otero ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Kentucky Wildcats had Drake cheering for them, and Dwight Howard was doing the “Gator chomp” in the Florida student section. As usual, the NCAA Final Four drew plenty of stars and celebrities. When Drake was shown on...
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Paul Simon celebrates Masekela’s 75th birthday

AP Photo/JEFF CHRISTENSEN NEW YORK (AP) — South African trumpeter and vocalist Hugh Masekela celebrated his 75th birthday with a little help from some old friends – Paul Simon and Harry Belafonte – in the city where he began what turned out to be a 30-year exile...
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FINALS WATCH: Celebrities aplenty, as usual

AP Photo/LM Otero ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Kentucky Wildcats had Drake cheering for them, and Dwight Howard was doing the “Gator chomp” in the Florida student section. As usual, the NCAA Final Four drew plenty of stars and celebrities. When Drake was shown on...

Reds On Wrong End Of Wild 9th Inning, Lose To Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Nothing went right for the Cincinnati Reds in the ninth inning. Fill-in closer J.J. Hoover couldn’t find the plate. First baseman Joey Votto made a risky choice on a bunt. Even a replay challenge went against them. It all added up to another loss that has...
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Panama’s president unveiling subway ahead of vote

AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco PANAMA CITY (AP) — Counting down his final weeks in office, Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli on Saturday inaugurated the most-emblematic project of a five-year term marked by fast economic growth and more than a hint of hubris – Central...
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Panama’s president unveiling subway ahead of vote

AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco PANAMA CITY (AP) — Counting down his final weeks in office, Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli on Saturday inaugurated the most-emblematic project of a five-year term marked by fast economic growth and more than a hint of hubris – Central...