Diaz Rallies To Maintain Lead At Marathon Classic

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Laura Diaz rallied for four birdies down the stretch to shoot a 2-under 69 for a three-stroke lead over Lydia Ko and Lee-Anne Pace after Friday’s second round of the Marathon Classic. Diaz, who has devoted more time to her family than competition in...

Lawyer: Clippers sale could miss August deadline

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for the man offering to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion told a judge Friday that Donald Sterling’s stalling tactics are threatening to doom the sale by pushing it past a contractual deadline. At a hearing to set parameters for...

Iran nuke talks to be extended for 4 months

VIENNA (AP) — Iran and six world powers failed Saturday to meet their target date for cutting a nuclear deal but agreed to extend the talks until Nov. 24 in a bid to overcome stubborn differences over the size and capacity of activities by Tehran that could be used to...

Lawyer: Clippers sale could miss August deadline

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for the man offering to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion told a judge Friday that Donald Sterling’s stalling tactics are threatening to doom the sale by pushing it past a contractual deadline. At a hearing to set parameters for...
off

Lohse, Brewers defeat Nationals 4-2

Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper (34) dives back safely to first on a pickoff attempt as Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Mark Reynolds (7) awaits the ball during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 18, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) Washington...

US: Can’t rule out Russian role in plane downing

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power told an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Friday that the United States cannot rule out that Russia helped in the launch of the surface-to-air missile that shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern...

Cleveland Drops Bid To Host Democratic Convention

WASHINGTON (AP) — One is enough for Cleveland. The Ohio city on Friday officially dropped out of the running to host the Democrats’ presidential convention in 2016. The city already won the Republicans’ convention and it was unlikely the city could host both events....

FDA: Powdered Caffeine Can Be Lethal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine sold on the Internet after the death of an Ohio teen. Even a teaspoon of the powder could be lethal — it is equivalent to 25 cups of coffee. Eighteen-year-old Logan Stiner of...
off

Credible probe sought in downing of Malaysian jet

A woman walks past a body covered with a plastic sheet near the site of a crashed Malaysia Airlines passenger plane near the village of Rozsypne, Ukraine, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 18, 2014. Rescue workers, policemen and even off-duty coal miners were combing a sprawling area...
off

Credible probe sought in downing of Malaysian jet

A woman walks past a body covered with a plastic sheet near the site of a crashed Malaysia Airlines passenger plane near the village of Rozsypne, Ukraine, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 18, 2014. Rescue workers, policemen and even off-duty coal miners were combing a sprawling area...