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Johansen’s 2 Goals Push CBJ Past Capitals, 5-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ryan Johansen scored twice and Derek MacKenzie, Brandon Dubinsky and Cam Atkinson also had goals to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night, ending a three-game losing skid. Jack Johnson and Fedor Tyutin...

Knox’s mother: ‘She’s upset. How would you be?’

A woman believed to be Amanda Knox, center left, is hidden under a jacket while being escorted from her mother’s home to a car by family members Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Seattle. Amanda Knox says she is frightened and saddened by her “unjust” murder...

No. 13 Cincinnati Edges No. 12 Louisville 69-66

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sean Kilpatrick scored 28 points, including six free throws down the stretch that helped No. 13 Cincinnati rally for a 69-66 victory over No. 12 Louisville on Thursday night. Unfazed despite blowing the last of two second-half leads, the first-place...

Your Top Plays for Today

AP Photo/Andre Penner Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide — –WORLD CUP TICKETS IN SHORT SUPPLY Less than 10 percent of ticket requests will be filled in second phase of allocations for World Cup....

No. 13 CINCINNATI 69, No. 12 LOUISVILLE 66

Rubles 3-4 2-2 8, Thomas 4-5 3-4 11, Jackson 5-8 1-1 11, Guyn 2-3 0-0 6, Kilpatrick 7-18 11-11 28, Caupain 0-5 0-0 0, Sanders 2-4 0-0 5, Johnson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 23-47 17-18 69. Hancock 5-12 4-4 16, Harrell 9-13 0-2 18, Mathiang 0-0 0-0 0, Rozier 3-7 2-2 10, Smith 6-15 2-4 16,...

NM proposes sale of national historic landmark

FILE – A group of 6th Cavalry officers, including Lt. John J. Pershing (fourth from left in the first row), and families are shown at Fort Bayard, N.M., in 1886. Abandoned now, the national historic landmark has become a drain on New Mexico’s coffers and the state...

Thousands Attend Memorial For 2 Ohio Firefighters

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two Toledo firefighters killed in an apartment blaze have been praised as heroes at a memorial service that drew thousands of people. Two caskets covered by American flags stood inside Toledo’s convention center Thursday night during the service honoring...

Genoa holds on to drop Fostoria, 84-78

BY MATT NYE SPORTS WRITER Fostoria High School couldn’t quite dig itself all the way out of an early hole Thursday night and fell 84-78 to Genoa 84-78 in Northern Buckeye Conference play. The Redmen fell behind 40-26 at the half, but came out of the locker room with a lot...

NB holds off St. Wendelin

By ANDY WOLF SPORTS WRITER Like the flip of a switch, North Baltimore saw its 11-point lead erased to a 42-42 deadlock with just 3 minutes to play against St. Wendelin. But junior Derek McMahan came through with the final three field goals to propel Tigers to a 50-42 Midland...

Elmwood rallies over Woodmore

BLOOMDALE — Trevor Solether scored 13 points and latched onto eight rebounds Thursday night as Elmwood rallied for a 54-46 Northern Buckeye Conference victory over Woodmore. The Royals trailed 29-23 at halftime before trimming the deficit to 37-36 through three quarters and...