Democratic advertising blitz awaits GOP’s Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long before Donald Trump swatted away his Republican presidential rivals, his likely Democratic opponent and her allies began laying traps for him. Priorities USA, the lead super PAC backing Hillary Clinton, has already reserved $91 million in television...

International League

___ Syracuse 14, Buffalo 6 Rochester Pawtucket, ppd. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 10, Lehigh Valley 1 Syracuse at Buffalo, 6:05 p.m. Charlotte at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m. Columbus at Toledo, 7:05 p.m. Norfolk at Durham, 7:05 p.m. Rochester at Pawtucket, 7:05 p.m. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at...

Eastern League

___ Bowie Richmond, ppd. Binghamton 1, Portland 2 Altoona 2, Erie 5 Reading 4, New Hampshire 2 Hartford 8, Harrisburg 4 Trenton 1, Akron 6 Richmond at Altoona, 6:00 p.m. New Hampshire at Hartford, 6:35 p.m. Harrisburg at Trenton, 7:00 p.m. Akron at Binghamton, 7:05 p.m. Erie at...

SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite. A live web broadcast showed the first-stage booster...

LA’s Getty museum recreates China’s Cave Temples of Dunhuang

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For a thousand years China’s Cave Temples of Dunhuang were a popular traveler’s rest stop, marketplace and religious shrine on the fabled Silk Road. Now they are coming to Los Angeles, both in spirit and reality. In an exhibition curators say...

Tampa Times’ buying of Tribune latest in grim news landscape

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — If a metro area with 2.7 million people can’t sustain two newspapers – especially with an aging population with the time and inclination to read a printed paper – can anywhere? Some say maybe not. The purchase of the...

BYU, Ohio State Advance To NCAA Men’s Volleyball Final

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Brenden Sander had 14 kills and no errors on 24 swings and top-ranked BYU beat Long Beach State 25-21, 23-25, 25-19, 25-18 on Thursday night in the NCAA volleyball semifinals. Ben Patch added 13 kills for the Cougars (27-3). They will face...

Series tied 2-2 as Predators beat Sharks 4-3 in triple OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Fisher scored his second goal at 11:12 of the third overtime, and the Nashville Predators beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 early Friday morning in the longest game in franchise history. With the victory, the Predators won their first overtime game...

Indians Complete Sweep Of Tigers With 9-4 Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have dominated the Tigers this season, and Brad Ausmus has seen enough. The Detroit manager finally reached his boiling point Thursday, when the Indians completed a three-game home sweep with a 9-4 victory at Progressive Field. The Indians...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, May. 06. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...