Venezuela opposition plans silent procession, road sit-ins

Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro march in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, April 20, 2017. Tens of thousands of protesters flooded the streets again Thursday, one day after three people were killed and hundreds arrested in the biggest anti-government demonstrations in years....

Predators beat Blackhawks 4-1 to complete sweep

Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolette talks to his players during the third period in Game 4 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) —...

Pipeline Firm Cited For 2M-gallon Spill Of Drilling Mud

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Texas company building a high-pressure natural gas pipeline has been issued violations notices by the state of Ohio for spilling drilling mud in separate wetlands. An Ohio Environmental Protection Agency notice says Rover Pipeline spilled around 2 million...

Google Home's assistant can now recognize different voices

AP Photo/Eric Risberg SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s voice-activated assistant can now recognize who’s talking to it on Google’s Home speaker. An update released Thursday enables Home’s built-in assistant to learn the different voices of up to six...

James, Cavs come from 26 down, beat Pacers to take 3-0 lead

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James keeps the ball from Indiana Pacers’ Paul George during the first half in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron...

Boxer Adrien Broner Arrested On Warrant In Cincinnati Area

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say boxer Adrien Broner was arrested in northern Kentucky on an outstanding warrant after being found in a bullet-riddled car. WXIX-TV reports the 28-year-old was arrested on a warrant after failing to appear for a 2014 court case in Covington, Kentucky,...

How To Stop A Superstar Is Biggest Challenge In NHL Playoffs

Any time Connor McDavid, Alex Ovechkin or Sidney Crosby goes over the boards, everyone in the arena is watching and waiting for something special to happen. From the opposing bench, tireless efforts have gone into preventing that. Nothing gets more attention in the Stanley Cup...

Bigger Reward Is Sought For Slain Family, But Will It Help?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A year after the mysterious killings of eight family members in Ohio, investigators are concerned that more reward money hasn’t been offered and fear that some victims’ involvement in drug crime may be the reason. The amount for information...

Penguins eliminate Blue Jackets with 5-2 win in Game 5

Pittsburgh Penguins’ Phil Kessel (81) celebrates his goal with Patric Hornqvist (72) and Sidney Crosby (87) during the first period in Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Pittsburgh, Thursday, April 20, 2017. (AP...

Venezuela's economy in tatters, at a glance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Venezuela’s seizure of a General Motors factory Wednesday comes as that nation’s economy is gripped by a long-running downward spiral that has caused widespread misery. The prices of food and other essentials have soared, and jobs have...