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Johnny Manziel falls to Browns

AP Photo/Frank Franklin II BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Football fell and landed in the Dawg Pound. Johnny Manziel, college football’s most entertaining player with the hotly debated game, was selected with the No. 22 overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night by...
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Johnny Football joins Browns

AP Photo/Frank Franklin II BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Football’s long wait is over. The Cleveland Browns selected Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel with the 22nd overall pick of the NFL draft on Thursday night, moving up to nab college football’s most...
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Life-saving lighthouse keeper honored

Andrew Cole and Robert Osborne, of the U.S. Coast Guard Color Guard, stand behind the new headstone for Kathleen Moore Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Mountain Grove Cemetery in Bridgeport, Conn. Moore, a lighthouse keeper is credited with saving 21 lives during her 61 years of...

Ex-players Say They Trusted Donnan And Lost Money

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Former NFL and University of Georgia football player Jonas Jennings testified Thursday that he trusted his college coach, Jim Donnan, enough to invest more than half a million dollars with him, never dreaming that he would lose most of it in what prosecutors...

Schools Facing Federal Scrutiny On Enrollment

Children brought into the U.S. illegally are guaranteed the right to a K-12 education under the 1982 Supreme Court decision Plyler v. Doe. In 2011 and again Thursday, the Obama administration issued guidance reminding schools, districts and states of their legal obligations from...

Detectives: 4 Found Dead In Florida Home Were Shot

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff’s investigators say that four people found dead in a Florida home that burned down had been shot. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday that autopsies were still being completed to determine how they died. Col. Donna...

Report: Apple on verge of buying Beats for $3.2B

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker and music streaming distributor founded by hip-hop star Dr. Dre and record producer Jimmy Iovine, according to a published report. Citing people familiar with...

Snake rattles Blazers in AT&T Center locker room

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers were clearly rattled by the San Antonio Spurs in the opener of the Western Conference semifinals, and they were almost snake bit before Game 2. A baby rattlesnake, estimated at about 3 to 4 feet, was discovered in the...

Accused Serial Bank Robber Pleads Guilty In Ill.

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A jobless Washington state restaurant worker faces September sentencing after admitting he robbed banks in Illinois and at least two other states. Carl Frederick Kieffer of Spokane, Washington, pleaded guilty Thursday in East St. Louis to federal...

Body Found Near Where Boat Capsized In Lake Erie

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — Another body has been recovered in Lake Erie near where a boat with four passengers was found capsized nearly a month ago off the Ohio shore. The bodies of three of the boaters have been found, including one found this week along a beach east of Toledo....