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Comedian Artie Lange arrested over drug possession

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Comedian Artie Lange was arrested recently on drug possession charges outside his New Jersey home. Hoboken police spokesman Sgt. Edgardo Cruz tells to NJ Advance Media (http://bit.ly/2mEaW6G) that 49-year-old Lange was arrested on Sunday after allegedly...

GOP Official: Ohio Lawmaker Should Quit If Allegations True

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — The chairwoman of the Ohio Republican Party says a GOP state lawmaker accused of impaired driving and mishandling a gun should resign from office if the allegations are true. Rep. Wes Retherford, of Hamilton, was arrested early Sunday after a caller reported...

The Latest: South Carolina-Marquette a standoff at halftime

Marquette’s Duane Wilson (1) shoots against South Carolina during the first half in a first-round game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt) The Latest on Day 2 of the NCAA Tournament...

Gilmour Academy Defeats Africentric, 65-54, In Division III

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gates Mills Gilmour Academy used a 3-pointer barrage to pull away from defending champion Columbus Africentric 65-54 in a girls Division III semifinal on Friday at Value City Arena. The Lancers (23-5) play the Versailles-Winchester Eastern winner on Saturday...

Quacks on the tracks: NYPD rescues duck from subway line

NEW YORK (AP) — It wasn’t an ordinary police call for someone trying to duck a subway fare. New York City officers found themselves chasing down a duck that strayed onto the tracks at a Brooklyn subway station Friday morning. Police arrived at the Jefferson Street...

How do insurers decide what medicines to pay for?

How do insurance companies decide what medicines to pay for and when to pay for them? Insurers and other payers look first at how well the drug works – not its cost – when they decide whether to cover the latest treatments, according to the nation’s largest...

Telecom policy tilts in favor of industry under Trump's FCC

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais NEW YORK (AP) — Trumpism is slowly taking hold on your phone and computer, as newly installed federal regulators begin chipping away at hard-fought protections on privacy and competition. These protections, put in place during the Obama...

Logano tells Busch ‘honest mistake’ led to incident at Vegas

Kyle Busch walks away from his smoking car in pit lane at the end of the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Las Vegas. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP) AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The first face-to-face meeting between Kyle...

Hillary Clinton says she’s ‘ready to come out of the woods’

Hillary Clinton speaks at the Society of Irish Women’s annual dinner on St. Patrick’s Day in her late father’s hometown in Scranton, Pa., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton said Friday she’s...

The Latest: Wichita State rolls on, beats Dayton 64-58

Wichita State forward Zach Brown (1) celebrates during the second half of a first-round game against Dayton in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 17, 2017. Wichita State defeated Dayton 64-58. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) The Latest on...