Flyers-Kings Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Nolan, LA (interference), 2:58; Streit, Phi (slashing), 16:50. Second Period_1, Philadelphia, Simmonds 18 (Lecavalier, Giroux), 7:48. Penalties_None. Third Period_2, Philadelphia, Giroux 17 (Hartnell, Simmonds), 18:02 (pp). Penalties_Hall, Phi...

Valparaiso Beats Illinois-Chicago 70-46

CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — LaVonte Dority scored a career-high 33 points to lead Valparaiso to a 70-46 win over the University of Illinois-Chicago on Saturday. Dority was a one-man show, nearly outscoring the rest of the Crusaders (14-10, 6-3 Horizon) combined, finishing 10 of 15 from...

United Airlines Drops Cleveland As Hub Airport

WASHINGTON (AP) — United Airlines says it will drop its money-losing flight hub in Cleveland, slashing its daily flights and eliminating 470 jobs. The company’s CEO Jeff Smisek says in a letter to employees that the Cleveland hub has not been profitable in over a decade and...

New $46M Student Center At Ohio’s Miami University

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — It’s a big first weekend for the new $46 million student center at Miami University of Ohio. The 203,000-square-foot Armstrong Student Center opened Monday. It has banquet rooms and a technology-free meditation center and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner...

Felder Pushes Miami (Ohio) Past E Michigan 65-61

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Will Felder, who had 17 points and 15 rebounds, hit a go-ahead jumper with 25 seconds left to lift Miami (Ohio) past Eastern Michigan 65-61 Saturday. The RedHawks (9-10, 5-3 Mid-American) shot 43.1 percent from the field. Will Sullivan finished with 19 points...

Unsolved Slayings Effort Focuses On Cincy Case

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio’s renewed effort to solve cold-case homicides is now focusing on the unsolved slaying of a 24-year-old Cincinnati man in 2007. The state attorney general’s office is looking for new clues into the slaying of John Harris, who was shot outside his...

Ohio Congressman Gets Mindfulness Star Treatment

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio congressman is getting star treatment over his practice of mindfulness. Democrat Tim Ryan of the Youngstown area calls mindfulness a meditative practice that focuses on the present moment instead of worrying about the past or future. Time...

Ohio Edges Toledo 95-90 In Overtime

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Maurice Ndour scored 28 points and Stevie Taylor added 23 as Ohio edged Toledo 95-90 in overtime Saturday. Ndour’s dunk with 1:06 left gave Ohio (16-5, 6-2 Mid-American) a 91-90 lead. On Toledo’s next possession, Taylor forced a turnover with a...

Navy Names Ship In Honor Of Astronaut John Glenn

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The military on Saturday christened a Navy logistics ship in honor of John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth. The former Ohio senator attended the ceremony in San Diego at General Dynamics’ National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, along with his wife...

No. 1 UConn’s Defense Stifles Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bria Hartley and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis each scored 17 points to help No. 1 Connecticut rout Cincinnati 86-29 on Saturday. Hartley added a career-high six steals for the Huskies (23-0, 10 American Athletic Conference), who jumped out to a 41-11 halftime lead and...