FDNY: 3 dead, 2 injured after car goes into creek

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Fire Department spokesman says three of five people pulled from a vehicle submerged in a New York City creek have died, and one remains critically injured. The spokesman says units responded to a call of a car in Steinway Creek in the Astoria...

FDNY: 3 dead, 2 injured after car goes into creek

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Fire Department spokesman says three of five people pulled from a vehicle submerged in a New York City creek have died, and one remains critically injured. The spokesman says units responded to a call of a car in Steinway Creek in the Astoria...
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Army may never learn motive of Fort Hood rampage

This undated photo provided by Glidden Lopez shows Army Spc. Ivan Lopez. Lopez killed three people and wounded 16 others in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, before killing himself. Investigators believe his unstable mental health contributed to the...
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Army may never learn motive of Fort Hood rampage

This undated photo provided by Glidden Lopez shows Army Spc. Ivan Lopez. Lopez killed three people and wounded 16 others in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, before killing himself. Investigators believe his unstable mental health contributed to the...
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US, Cuba boxers renew old rivalry in Havana

Cuban and U.S. boxers greet each other before the start of competition in Havana, Cuba, Friday, April. 4, 2014. Boxers from the U.S. and Cuba went glove-to-glove on Cuban soil for the first time in 27 years Friday in a semipro World Series of Boxing clash. (AP Photo/Ramon...

Ohio Burial For Ex-defense Secretary Schlesinger

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Former U.S. Department of Defense Secretary James Schlesinger is being buried this weekend in Ohio. The Littleton & Rue Funeral Home says Schlesinger’s funeral will be Saturday at the Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Springfield. Funeral...
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Wolves win wild double-OT affair in Miami, 122-121

AP Photo/Alan Diaz MIAMI (AP) — Making one free throw at the end of regulation wasn’t enough for the Miami Heat, nor was making just one again at the end of the first overtime. In the second extra session, one made all the difference for Minnesota. Corey Brewer hit...
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Hagel: US strongly committed to protecting Japan

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks to members of a travel press pool, Friday, April 4, 2014, in flight, while en route to Tokyo, from Honolulu. Hagel is traveling to Japan, China and Mongolia. (AP Photo/Alex Wong, Pool) U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks to members...

Swisher Powers Indians To 7-2 Win Over Twins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, two batters after Yan Gomes connected for a solo shot, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 home-opening win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday. Swisher’s homer off Mike Pelfrey (0-1) allowed the...

Indians 7, Twins 2

DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Minnesota 8, Cleveland 7. 2B_Dozier (1), Mauer (1), Plouffe (2), Swisher (1), Santana (2), Chisenhall (1). HR_Colabello (1), Swisher (1), Y.Gomes (1). CS_Arcia (1). S_Morgan. SF_Willingham. Umpires_Home, Chris Conroy; First, Jordan Baker; Second, Jerry Meals;...