Richard Gere in Israel criticizes settlements

American actor Richard Gere speaks during a press conference at the Israeli premiere of the “Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer” movie, in Jerusalem, Thursday, March 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty) JERUSALEM (AP) — Richard Gere has...

South Korea’s ousted leader leaves presidential palace

A vehicle, front left, carrying ousted South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye, center in the car, leaves from the presidential Blue House to her private home in Seoul. South Korea, Sunday, March 12, 2017. Park left the presidential palace on Sunday evening, two days...

No. 15 Cincinnati Beats UConn 81-71 In AAC Semifinals

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gary Clark scored 24 points to lead No. 15 Cincinnati to an 81-71 win over UConn in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament on Saturday night. Jacob Evans added 21 points and Troy Caupain had 19 for the Bearcats (29-4), who will be...

15 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Officials and residents say 15 people have been killed in a landslide at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital, and several dozen people are missing. Addis Ababa Mayor Diriba Kuma says 15 bodies have been recovered...

Mexico OKs Trump trademarks for hotels and tourism industry

AP Photo/Matt Rourke MEXICO CITY (AP) — On Feb. 19, 2016, at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina, then-candidate Donald Trump gave a stump speech in which he railed against American jobs moving to Mexico: “We lose our jobs, we close our factories,...

AP Source: Broncos Lure Peko From Cincy, Kerr From Indy

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deals tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with free agent defensive tackles Domata Peko of the Bengals and Zach Kerr of the Colts. Peko and Kerr agreed to two-year deals, said the person...

Dutch PM: Red line drawn because of Turkey’s ‘blackmail’

Protesters waving flags chant slogans outside the Dutch consulate in central Istanbul’s Istiklal Avenue, the main shopping road of Istanbul, early Sunday, March 12, 2017. The escalating dispute between Turkey and the Netherlands spilled over into Sunday, with a Turkish...

Indians 7, Royals 6

E_Dozier (1). DP_Kansas City 0, Cleveland 1. LOB_Kansas City 9, Cleveland 5. 2B_Gordon (1), Cuthbert (1), Cecchini (1), Bonifacio (3), Naquin (4). HR_Moss (1), Mejia (1), Shaffer (2). SB_Burns (2). CS_Robertson (1). HBP_by_Allen (Gordon). WP_McAllister. Umpires_Home, Roberto...

Israel beats Cuba 4-1 to improve to 4-0 at WBC

Israel’s Sam Fuld (23) slides back to first safely as Cuba’s first baseman William Saavedra prepares to tag in the seventh inning of their second round game of the World Baseball Classic at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Sunday, March 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)...

Saturday’s Scores

Sardinia Eastern Brown 46, Lynchburg-Clay 42