Court grants Brady extension to appeal Deflategate decision

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s lawyers will get another two weeks to appeal his “Deflategate” suspension. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said Brady could have until May 23 to decide whether to ask for a rehearing in front of the same...

The Latest: Hopes For Healing After Funeral For 6 Relatives

WEST PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the funeral for six of the eight people shot in massacre in rural Ohio (all times local): 3:10 p.m. A victim’s advocate speaking for the surviving relatives of eight family members slain in southern Ohio says he hopes the healing...

Fiat Chrysler, Google to cooperate on autonomous minivans

AP Photo/Paul Sakuma DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler and Google will work together to more than double the size of Google’s self-driving vehicle fleet by adding 100 Chrysler Pacifica minivans. The companies announced the agreement on Tuesday, saying that Chrysler...

AP Sources: Takata recall could more than double in size

DETROIT (AP) — Three people briefed on the matter say that U.S. auto safety regulators are in talks with Takata Corp. to add tens of millions of air bag inflators to what already is the biggest auto recall in American history. The people say the government wants the...

AOL announces public-facing NYC studio for new productions

NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is looking to connect more with the public, so it’s building a ground level, public-facing studio in downtown Manhattan for some future productions. It promises to use top technology to engage more with its audience, including shooting in...

San Francisco officials save backyard pine tree from the ax

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco city leaders unanimously granted landmark status to a tall, slender pine tree that a San Francisco property owner wants to cut down but that neighbors rallied to save. The vote Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors protects a Norfolk pine...

Maine’s GOP governor, veto record-holder, names new dog Veto

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage, the state’s all-time veto champion, has named his new dog Veto. LePage, who has earned renown for exercising his veto pen on bills he didn’t like, adopted a Jack Russell terrier mix from a shelter. His...

Marlins remain worried about Zika risk in Puerto Rico

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins player representative Tom Koehler says the team attended a seminar on the Zika virus that heightened concerns about playing two games in Puerto Rico against the Pittsburgh Pirates on May 30-31. A decision is expected by the end of the week...

The Latest: Funeral Of 6 Slain Family Members Held In Ohio

WEST PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the funeral for six of the eight people shot in massacre in rural Ohio (all times local): 2:05 p.m. A funeral has been held for six family members who were found slain with two other relatives at their homes in southern Ohio. Caskets...

Killer In Long-unsolved Kansas Killing To Be Freed

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man who eluded capture for more than two decades after fatally beating his then-lover’s husband in Kansas will be freed from prison after serving just 10 years for the crime. Mark Mangelsdorf, who moved to Pelham, New York, and became a marketing...