Expect Fast-paced Game With Tar Heels Meeting Razorbacks

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — North Carolina is at its best when the Tar Heels are pushing the ball upcourt in a go-go-go pace, one that frequently has opponents desperately trying to slow things down. That shouldn’t be a problem for Sunday’s second-round game in the South...

Man who drove suspicious car near White House is detained

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who drove to a security checkpoint near the White House in a car that was deemed suspicious has been detained by the U.S. Secret Service. The car was stopped Saturday night about a quarter-mile from the White House. The Secret Service says it’s...

Tillerson lauds China-US contacts in meeting with leader Xi

U.S. State of Secretary Rex Tillerson, left, shakes hands with China’s President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China Sunday, March 19, 2017. (Lintao Zhang/Pool Photo via AP) BEIJING (AP) — The United States is looking forward to the first...

Chuck Berry's music helped define the modern teenager

AP Photo/Uncredited Rock n’ roll was more than a new kind of music, but a new story to tell, one for kids with transistor radios in their hands and money in their pockets, beginning to raise questions their parents never had the luxury to ask. Along with James Dean and J.D....

No. 11 Xavier Upsets No. 3 FSU, 91-66, In Second Round

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Trevon Bluiett scored 29 points and Kaiser Gates came off the bench to contribute 14 as the 11 seed Xavier pulled off its second upset of the NCAA Tournament with a 91-66 victory over third-seeded Florida State during Saturday’s second round. The...

North Korea tests newly developed high-thrust rocket engine

A man watches a TV news program showing an image, published in North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun newspaper, of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the country’s Sohae launch site, at Seoul Railway station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, March 19, 2017. North Korea has...

Blue Jackets Top Islanders 3-2 On Atkinson’s Overtime Winner

NEW YORK (AP) — John Tortorella and Doug Weight were only a few feet away from each other. The mental and emotional distance separating the coaches was another matter following a 3-2 victory by Columbus over the New York Islanders on Saturday. Cam Atkinson delivered the winner...