Boys basketball: Elmwood stays atop NBC race

TONTOGANY — Trevor Solether scored a game-high 18 points and Elmwood kept its hopes of a Northern Buckeye Conference title alive Friday with a 48-27 win over Otsego. The Royals (16-5, 11-2 NBC) and Rossford are tied for first in the league with one NBC game remaining for...

Prep bowling: Fostoria boys qualify for district tourney

PORT CLINTON — Fostoria’s Dalton Cook finished in third place individually to lead the Redmen boys bowling team to a third-place finish at the Division II boys sectional tournament at Port Clinton’s Star Lanes. Woodmore won the tournament with a score of 4,351....

Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War

MUNICH (AP) — Russia’s prime minister is accusing the West of rekindling the Cold War, saying sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate” tensions. Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday that Russian...

Voting rights groups sue federal election official

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A coalition of voting rights groups on Friday sued a federal elections official who decided that residents of Alabama, Kansas and Georgia can no longer register to vote using a national form without providing proof of U.S. citizenship. The 224-page...

Texas A&M president decries reports of racial harassment

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M University is still trying to determine which students may have shouted a racial slur and referenced the Confederate flag to a group of black and Latino high school students touring the campus. About 60 students from a southwest...

Brewers trade OF Khris Davis to Athletics for 2 prospects

AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have traded power-hitting outfielder Khris Davis to the Oakland Athletics for a pair of prospects. Milwaukee acquired catcher Jacob Nottingham and right-handed pitcher Bubby Derby in the deal Friday. The...

Pearson’s overtime goal powers Kings to 5-4 win over Rangers

AP Photo/Julie Jacobson NEW YORK (AP) — Tanner Pearson’s goal with 1:50 left in overtime powered the Los Angeles Kings to a 5-4 win over the New York Rangers on Friday night. Anze Kopitar recorded a hat trick, and Marian Gaborik added a goal for Pacific...

The Latest: Drake coaches Canada to celebrity game win

AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday’s events at the NBA’s All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): — 9:05 p.m. Drake outcoached Kevin Hart, and didn’t even need to put on a uniform for his win. Canada’s first chance...

Two 15-year-old girls fatally shot at Phoenix-area school

AP Photo/Matt York GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Two 15-year-old girls died Friday in a shooting at a suburban Phoenix high school that initially caused panic among parents who could not reach their children but later emerged as a murder-suicide. Police announced that a suicide...

Kang flirts with 59 and doesn’t even know it

AP Photo/Eric Risberg PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Sung Kang didn’t know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn’t realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his...