Middle Tennessee St upsets No. 2 seed Michigan State, 90-81

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Reality hit Middle Tennessee State guard Jaqawn Raymond as he walked triumphantly off the floor. Giddy Potts thought it might come later, once he returned to the team hotel and flipped on the TV. It sunk in immediately for Michigan State. Relying on the...

Bail revoked for prep school grad, who’s taken into custody

AP Photo/Jim Cole CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A graduate of a New England prep school who was convicted of sexually assaulting a younger student was taken into custody Friday after acknowledging that he violated conditions of his bail agreement by missing curfew. A judge in...

An iPhone-hacking tool likely wouldn’t stay secret for long

AP Photo/Matthias Schrader NEW YORK (AP) — Suppose Apple loses its court fight with the FBI and has to produce a software tool that would help agents hack into an iPhone – specifically, a device used by one of the San Bernardino mass shooters. Could that tool really...

‘Rockford Files’ star Joe Santos dies at 84

AP Photo/Wally Fong NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Santos, who played Lieutenant Dennis Becker on “The Rockford Files,” has died at 84. Santos died Friday in Santa Monica, California, after a heart attack earlier in the week, according to his agent Alicia Beekman....

Man’s Remains Found In Ohio Park Near Teen’s Body Identified

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coroner has identified skeletal remains of a fatally stabbed man found near a teenage boy’s body in a Columbus park three months ago. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1UGxdgD) that Franklin County Coroner Dr. Anahi Ortiz (AN’-ih-hee...

Top fugitive in Paris attacks captured during Brussels raid

BRUSSELS (AP) — Police raiding an apartment building captured Europe’s most wanted fugitive Friday, arresting the prime suspect in last year’s deadly Paris attacks in the same Brussels neighborhood where he grew up. Hours later, the French president said more...

Syrian troops push toward Palmyra, with Russian support

BEIRUT (AP) — Backed by Russian aircraft, Syrian troops pushed Friday toward the historic central town of Palmyra in an offensive to recapture it from the Islamic State group whose fighters have damaged some of the world’s most precious archaeological sites since they...

3 Franciscan Friars Are Arraigned In Child Endangerment Case

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Three Franciscan friars charged with allowing a suspected sexual predator to hold jobs where he molested more than 100 children have been arraigned in Pennsylvania. Robert D’Aversa, Anthony Criscitelli and Giles Schinelli are free until an April 14...

For virtual reality creators, motion sickness a real issue

AP Photo/John Locher SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — If the controls and movement in a traditional video game aren’t natural, it’s merely annoying to players. For designers of virtual reality experiences, the same mistake could make users sick. With the release of a trio...

Chris Sale accuses Ken Williams of lying about LaRoche’s son

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The uproar over Adam LaRoche’s abrupt retirement from the Chicago White Sox turned ugly Friday, with ace Chris Sale accusing an executive vice president of lying to the team about the reasons LaRoche’s son needed to spend less time around...