Clippers acquire Gallinari in deal involving Nuggets, Hawks

FILE – In this March 29, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, second from left, shoots as Washington Wizards center Ian Mahinmi, left, guard Bradley Beal, second from right, and forward Otto Porter Jr. defend during an NBA basketball game in Los...

Kelly Olynyk agrees to sign with Miami Heat

MIAMI (AP) — Kelly Olynyk has agreed to sign with the Miami Heat. Agent Greg Lawrence confirmed the decision to The Associated Press on Thursday night. ESPN reported it would be a four-year deal worth in excess of $50 million. The deal has not been signed, though could be...

19 AGs sue DeVos for delaying for-profit college rules

AP Photo/Susan Walsh Democratic attorneys general from 18 states and the District of Columbia sued U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday over her decision to suspend rules that were meant to protect students from abuse by for-profit colleges. The lawsuit, filed in...

Celebrations, vigil mark year since Philando Castile death

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Family and friends of Philando Castile on Thursday marked the one-year anniversary of his fatal shooting during a routine traffic stop, organizing vigils and celebrations and pushing to name a new police training fund in his memory. Castile, a...

Audi engineer charged with directing VW emissions cheating

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. authorities have accused a former executive of Volkswagen’s Audi luxury brand of giving orders to program diesel engines to cheat on emissions tests. Giovanni Pamio, 60, an Italian citizen, is accused of being a leader in a conspiracy that was part...

Hobby Lobby accused of hypocrisy amid smuggling case

AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki Hobby Lobby, the arts-and-crafts chain whose devout Christian owners won a landmark Supreme Court ruling on religious freedom, is caught up in an antiquities-smuggling scandal that has opened the company to accusations of hypocrisy. The Oklahoma City-based...

Hobby Lobby accused of hypocrisy amid smuggling case

FILE – In this June 30, 2014, file photo, customers walk to a Hobby Lobby store in Oklahoma City. Federal prosecutors say Hobby Lobby Stores has agreed to pay a $3 million federal fine and forfeit thousands of ancient Iraqi artifacts smuggled from the Middle East that the...

The Latest: Trump prepares for meeting with Putin

President Donald Trump meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in before the Northeast Asia Security dinner at the US Consulate General Hamburg, Thursday, July 6, 2017, in Hamburg. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) HAMBURG, Germany (AP)...

Love shoots 63, trails Munoz by 2 at Greenbrier Classic

Davis Love lll chips in for birdie on the 17th hole during the first round of the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament, Thursday, July 6, 2017, in While Sulphur Springs, W.Va. (Rick Barbero/The Register-Herald via AP) WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Davis Love III can...

Francona still hospitalized, no timetable for return

FILE – In this May 3, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona watches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, in Detroit. Indians manager Terry Francona remains hospitalized and will miss his second straight game. The...