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Select winners from the 49th annual ACM Awards

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello A select list of winners from Sunday night’s Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas: Entertainer of the year: George Strait Album of the year: Kacey Musgraves, “Same Trailer Different Park” Female vocalist of the year: Miranda...
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UConn back in title game, beats Stanford 75-56

AP Photo/John Bazemore NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 18 points and undefeated Connecticut continued its march toward an unprecedented ninth national championship with a 75-56 win against Stanford on Sunday night. The Huskies (39-0) also did their part in...
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UConn back in title game, beats Stanford 75-56

AP Photo/John Bazemore NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 18 points and undefeated Connecticut continued its march toward an unprecedented ninth national championship with a 75-56 win against Stanford on Sunday night. The Huskies (39-0) also did their part in...

US soccer fires women’s coach Tom Sermanni

U.S. Soccer says Tom Sermanni has been fired as coach of the U.S. women’s national team. The Americans beat China 2-0 in an exhibition game Sunday in Commerce City, Colo. Hours later, the U.S. soccer announced the move in a news release. Sermanni took over as coach of the...

Niese Sharp In Return, Mets Lose To Reds 2-1

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathon Niese put to rest any worries about his health. Travis d’Arnaud did little to set aside any concerns about his ability to hit big league pitching. Niese was sharp into the sixth inning of his injury delayed first start of the season Sunday, when the...
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Review: ‘The Realistic Joneses’ is quirky, too odd

AP Photo/Joan Marcus NEW YORK (AP) — You know when people first meet and it can be instantly awkward? They talk over each other, make inane comments and sometimes completely miss the point? Well, that pretty much never ends in Will Eno’s quirky, existential Broadway...
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Sick baby’s parents defend sailing trip with kids

This undated image provided by Sariah English shows Eric and Charlotte Kaufman with their daughters, Lyra, 1, and Cora, 3. Rescuers have stabilized the condition Lyra, with her family on a crippled sailboat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico, and a U.S. Navy warship was...

Twins Outslug Indians 10-7

CLEVELAND (AP) — Chris Colabello drove in four runs, Brian Dozier scored three times and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Cleveland Indians 10-7 on Sunday. Colabello, who played seven seasons of independent ball in Canada before signing with the Twins in 2012, broke a 6-6 tie...

Veteran journalist and NABJ co-founder Stone dies

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Longtime journalist and educator Charles Sumner “Chuck” Stone Jr, one of the founders of the National Association of Black Journalists, has died. He was 89. Allegra Stone said that her father died Sunday at an assisted living facility...
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Notre Dame women keep rolling, beat Maryland 87-61

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kayla McBride wouldn’t let Notre Dame’s pursuit of a perfect season end. The All-American senior guard had one of the most impressive games of her career in Sunday night’s national semifinal, scoring 28 points...