Jury selection to begin in Penn State ex-president’s trial

Former Penn State president Graham Spanier walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, March 20, 2017. Spanier faces charges that he failed to report suspected child sex abuse in the last remaining criminal case in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation...

German finance minister: European unity 'best precaution'

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s finance minister says European unity is “the best precaution for our 21st century” and is suggesting that the eurozone rescue fund could be turned into a sort of “European Monetary Fund.” Wolfgang Schaeuble, one of...

French emissions probe clears Opel; others accused of fraud

PARIS (AP) — French investigators say they have found evidence of possible emissions fraud in Fiat, Renault, Peugeot-Citroen and Volkswagen cars sold in France, but have found no proof of fraud in Opel vehicles. The Finance Ministry announced in a statement Monday that its...

Insider Q&A: Girding for net neutrality fight

NEW YORK (AP) — Some tech companies are gearing up for a fight over Obama-era rules that prohibit broadband providers from treating some web services – ahem, their own – better than rival services. These rules made the Federal Communications Commission a tough...

Vodafone's Indian telecom unit merges with local company

NEW DELHI (AP) — British telecom company Vodafone’s Indian unit on Monday announced a merger with Idea Cellular, a local company, creating India’s largest telecom operator, with around 400 million customers. Vodafone will own 45.1 percent of the combined company...

2 reports, 1 conclusion: energy shift must start soon

BERLIN (AP) — Two international bodies say the world needs to swiftly shift energy production away from fossil fuels if it is to prevent a dangerous increase in global temperatures. In separate reports, the International Energy Agency and the International Renewable Energy...

Britain to formally trigger process to leave EU on March 29

FILE – In this June 28, 2016 file photo, members of protocol adjust the British and EU flags at EU headquarters in Brussels. On Monday, March 20, 2017 the European Commission said it has been informed in advance of Britain’s plans to trigger its exit from the EU on...

Former Reds All-Star Sean Casey To Lead Opening Day Parade

CINCINNATI (AP) — A member of the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame will serve as grand marshal of the Reds’ Opening Day parade. The Reds and Findlay Market say Sean Casey will be this year’s grand marshal. Casey played for the Reds from 1998 to 2005, and became known as...

Kyrie Gets 46, But Cavaliers Barely Beat Lakers, 125-120

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 46 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers had to rally from an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to edge the last-place Los Angeles Lakers, 125-120 on Sunday night. Kevin Love had 21 points and 15 rebounds for the...

Justices to hear property rights dispute over family's land

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court could make it tougher for state and local governments to limit development in coastal areas. Justices hear arguments Monday in a property rights case that involves a family’s effort to sell part of its riverfront land in Wisconsin....