Waterford Beats Jackson Center In Girls Division IV Semi

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hayley Duff’s buzzer-beater layup lifted Waterford over Jackson Center 37-35 in a girls Division IV semifinal game Thursday. Waterford punched its ticket to a fourth consecutive Division IV state final. The defending champion Wildcats will defend the...

Long before new hacks, US worried by Russian spying efforts

FILE – In this May 25, 2016, courtroom drawing, defendant Evgeny Buryakov, left, stands with his attorney Scott Hershman during sentencing on espionage charges in New York. U.S. intelligence agencies have been concerned for years about Russian efforts to infiltrate American...

Many Trump voters would feel program cuts in budget proposal

FILE – In this July 24, 2012, file photo, the Great Lakes Research Center is reflected in the waters of the docking area with RV Agassiz ready to go at Michigan Tech University in Houghton, Mich. The closure of a regional airport could force residents of Houghton in upper...

The Latest: EMT struck, killed by stolen ambulance in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on NYC emergency medical technician fatally struck by a stolen ambulance (all times local): 11:15 p.m. Police say an emergency medical technician in New York City has died after she was run over by a stolen ambulance. Authorities say the EMT had...

Missiles fired from Syria at Israeli jets after airstrikes

JERUSALEM (AP) — Anti-aircraft missiles were launched from Syria into Israeli-controlled territory early on Friday, following a series of Israeli airstrikes inside Syria, the Israeli military said. The military said its warplanes struck several targets in Syria and were...

Indians 6, Athletics 5

E_Rosales (3). DP_Oakland 1, Cleveland 0. LOB_Oakland 6, Cleveland 7. 2B_Vogt (3), Maxwell (2), Decker (4), Jackson 2 (3), Encarnacion (2), Almonte (3), Shaffer (3), Rodriguez (4). HR_Barreto (1), Healy (4), Rosales (1). SB_Davis (3). CS_Martinez (1). Umpires_Home, Alex Tosi;...

Cruz, Polanco homer to lift Dominican Republic to 3-0 win

Dominican Republic’s Gregory Polanco, left, celebrates with teammates in the dugout after he hit a solo home run against Venezuela during the fifth inning of a second-round World Baseball Classic game in San Diego, Thursday, March 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo) SAN...

A down year for No. 12 seeds in NCAA Tournament openers

Middle Tennessee State’s JaCorey Williams celebrates during the second half of an NCAA college basketball tournament first round game against Minnesota Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Milwaukee. Middle Tennessee State won 81-72. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) The 12 seeds had a down...

Bound to happen: 1 vs 16 matchup inches closer to an upset

Villanova head coach Jay Wright reacts during the second half of a first-round men’s college basketball game against Mount St. Mary’s in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y. Villanova won, 76-56. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert) SALT LAKE CITY (AP)...

A look at Friday’s opening round of the NCAA Tournament

FILE – In this Dec. 28, 2016, file photo, Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Georgetown in Milwaukee. In this, the 100th anniversary of Marquette basketball and 40th anniversary of the Al...