‘Let It Go’ wins Oscar for original song

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Let It Go” from the Disney musical “Frozen” has won the Academy Award for best original song. The song, a catchy anthem sung by veteran Broadway songstress Idina Menzel and adored by countless young girls, many of whom are...

Swisher Makes Spring Debut, Lindor HRs For Indians

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Nick Swisher made his spring debut for the Indians and top prospect Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer to help Cleveland beat the Seattle Mariners 6-3 Sunday. Robinson Cano got an RBI groundout in the first for Seattle. Last week, Swisher handed out...

2 Teen Suspects In Ind. Killing Arrested In Ohio

HELTONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Extradition proceedings will begin this week against two southern Indiana teenagers arrested in Ohio in connection with the beating death of a man in his remote Lawrence County home, according to authorities. Taylor Flynn, 19, and a 16-year-old boy, both...

Indians 6, Mariners 3

E_G.Noriega (1), Santana (1). DP_Seattle 1. LOB_Seattle 3, Cleveland 8. 2B_A.Almonte (1), Hart (1). 3B_Kipnis (1). HR_Ackley (1), Lindor (1). SB_Brantley (1). WP_Wolf, Guilmet. Umpires_Home, Tony Randazzo; First, Alan Porter; Second, Quinn Wolcott; Third, Chad Whitson. T_3:00....

Seoul: NKorea fires 2 more suspected missiles

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired two additional suspected short-range missiles into the sea amid ongoing military exercises between Seoul and Washington. The Defense Ministry says that two projectiles blasted from the North’s east...

Nyong’o, Leto, ‘Gravity’ win at Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — First-time winners Lupita Nyong’o and Jared Leto took supporting acting honors, while the 3-D spectacle “Gravity” amassed a force of technical awards in an Oscar ceremony punctuated by politics, pizza and photo-bombing. Wearing Nairobi...

Asian stocks tumble as Ukraine tensions intensify

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks tumbled Monday as tensions over Russia’s military advance into Ukraine and the impact of possible sanctions by Western governments intensified. Oil surged to near $104 per barrel on concern Russian supplies might be disrupted....
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No. 3 Arizona clinches Pac-12 title behind Gordon

Stanford’s Dwight Powell (33) tries to dribble around the defense of Arizona’s Rondae Hollis-Jefferson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/John MIller) Stanford’s Dwight Powell (33) tries to...

Lupita Nyong’o wins Oscar for supporting actress

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lupita Nyong’o has won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for her harrowing portrayal of a slave who’s caught her sadistic master’s eye in “12 Years a Slave.” It was the first Oscar nomination for the 31-year-old...

Infant Killed After Columbus House Fire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fire officials say a house fire in Columbus has claimed the life of an infant. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports that the 6-week-old girl was killed in a fire Sunday that sent her parents to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Battalion Chief...