NFL Prospect Indicted On Charges Related To Ohio Slaying

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio prep football star and NFL prospect has been indicted on charges related to a fatal shooting outside a bar in suburban Cleveland. Twenty-three-year-old Antonio Longino, of East Cleveland, was indicted Friday on tampering with evidence and obstructing...

Memorial for Prince held at his Jehovah’s Witnesses church

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Security was tight as mourners packed a Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall on Sunday evening for a memorial for megastar Prince, who worshipped there before he died last month. Traffic cones lined the streets in front of the church in the...

Duffey, Rosario Lead Twins To 5-1 Win Over Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tyler Duffey pitched seven scoreless innings, Eddie Rosario drove in three runs and the Minnesota Twins won their first road series of the season with a 5-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Duffey (1-2) allowed six hits and struck out six, giving the...

Twins 5, Indians 1

DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Minnesota 4, Cleveland 9. 2B_Park (5), E.Rosario (4), Centeno (2). HR_J.Polanco (1), Kipnis (5). WP_Duffey. PB_Gimenez. Umpires_Home, Sean Barber; First, Will Little; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Angel Hernandez. T_2:39. A_13,236 (38,000).

Monday marks 50 years since start of Cultural Revolution

BEIJING (AP) — The 50th anniversary of the start of China’s violent Cultural Revolution is passing without fanfare and has been almost completely ignored by the Communist Party-controlled media. On May 16, 1966, the party’s Politburo met to purge a quartet of...

Maine college grad praises peers, proposes to girlfriend

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (AP) — A graduating college student called to the commencement stage in Maine congratulated his peers then stunned them. Physical education major Timothy Babine announced he had something important to do, then left the stage to propose to his girlfriend...

Capsule Preview Of The Warriors-Thunder West Finals

A look at the Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder (with regular-season and playoff records): ___ No. 1 GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS (73-9, 8-2) vs. No. 3 OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER (55-27, 8-3) Season series: Warriors, 3-0. Golden State won...

The Courier wins seven AP awards

The Courier won seven statewide awards for 2015, including four first-place awards, at the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors Association annual meeting In Columbus Sunday. The Courier competed in Division III, which includes newspapers with a daily circulation of between 13,000...

Republicans Talk Of Taking Donald Trump To Policy School

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some Republicans in Congress say Donald Trump should study up on public policy if he wants to unify the party. Alabama’s Jeff Sessions — Trump’s top Senate supporter — tells ABC’s “This Week” that Trump “is going to need to...

Elliott leads way, Blues beat Sharks 2-1 in Game 1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brian Elliott had another standout game in net, David Backes and Jori Lehtera had goals and the St. Louis Blues opened their first Western Conference final in 15 years with a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Tomas Hertl scored on a...