Bears Sign 2nd-round Pick TE Adam Shaheen

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed second-round draft pick Adam Shaheen. The 6-foot-6 tight end from Ashland University led all Division II players at his position in receptions (57) and yards (867) last season. He was tops among all college football tight...

US Rig Count Rises 16 This Week To 901; Texas Up 8

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by 16 this week to 901. A year ago, 404 rigs were active. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes said Friday that 720 rigs sought oil and 180 explored for natural gas this week. One was...

GM Alderson Says Mets Making Changes In Handling Injuries

NEW YORK (AP) — With a bundle of key players on the disabled list, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson says the team is making some changes to the way it handles injuries. Alderson is now meeting daily with the training staff, something he hasn’t always done in the past....

OSHA Proposes $280K Fine For Steel Plant Safety Violations

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A federal safety group says it has proposed a $280,000 fine against an Ohio steel plant for violations over lead exposure and hazards caused by unsafe machinery. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the proposed fine Friday against...

Iran: Rouhani leads initial count; over 70 percent turnout

A supporter holds a poster of Iranian presidential candidate cleric Ebrahim Raisi, the main challenger of President Hassan Rouhani, outside a polling station for the presidential and municipal councils election, in Tehran, Iran, Friday, May 19, 2017. Millions of Iranians voted...

Officials: Man tried to get into cockpit on flight to Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal agents met an American Airlines plane from Los Angeles when it landed in Honolulu on Friday and detained a man who had tried to get into the cockpit during the flight but was subdued by a crew member and another passenger, officials said. A law...

Police: 81-year-old Man Kills Wife, Drives Himself To Jail

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an 81-year-old Ohio man killed his wife after an argument and then drove himself to jail. The Dayton Daily News reports ( ) Donald Cleaver showed up at a county jail early Friday after 70-year-old Mary Cleaver was stabbed to death at the...

Boston’s Chris Sale ties record with 8th straight 10 K game

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale throws to the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 19, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Boston starter Chris Sale tied his own record by striking out...

Colts Sign 3rd-round Pick Basham To Complete Rookie Class

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have signed third-round draft pick Tarell Basham, an outside linebacker from Ohio University. Terms of the deal were not released Friday, though draft picks normally sign three-year deals. The 6-foot-4, 262-pound Basham is the last of...

The Latest: Official says man tried to breach cockpit door

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a disturbance on a flight between Los Angeles and Honolulu (all times local): 1 p.m. A law enforcement official says a man who caused a disturbance on a flight between Los Angeles and Honolulu attempted to access the cockpit of the plane. The...