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More planes join ocean hunt for missing jetliner

Ground crew members wave to a Japanese Maritime Defense Force P3C patrol plane as it leaves the Royal Malaysian Air Force base heading for Australia to join a search and rescue operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines, flight MH370, in Subang, Malaysia, Sunday, March 23, 2014....
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Spartans hold off Harvard 80-73

Michigan State’s Denzel Valentine (45) and Harvard’s Steve Moundou-Missi fight for a rebound in the first half during the third-round game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, March 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)...
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Crews try to contain oil spill in Galveston Bay

A response boat heads to the scene of a collision between a ship and barge in the ship channel near the Texas City Dike on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Two workers on one of the vessels were exposed to hydrogen sulfide and decontaminated by the first department at the end of the...
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76ers’ skid hits 24 games with 91-81 loss to Bulls

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown talks to his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls in Chicago on Saturday, March 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown talks to his team during the first half of an NBA...
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Wisconsin wins 85-77 thriller over Oregon

Oregon guard Joseph Young (3) reacts to a foul call against Wisconsin during the first half of a third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) Oregon guard Joseph Young (3) reacts to a foul call...
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Jets’ Geno Smith eager to work with ‘my guy’ Vick

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, right, greets fans and signed autographs at the Charleston Civic Center Saturday, March 22, 2014 in Charleston, WV. (AP Photo/Michael Switzer) New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, right, greets fans and signed autographs at the Charleston...

NKorea fires short-range rockets for 2nd day

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired more short-range rockets into its eastern waters for a second straight day. That’s apparently a continuation of protests of ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills. Colonel Eom Hyo-sik of...
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Rep: Bronchitis sidelines Gregg Allman for shows

File- This Oct. 13, 2011 file photo shows Greg Allman, winner of the 2011 Americana Lifetime Achievement Performer Award, performing at the Americana Music Association awards show in Nashville, Tenn. Bronchitis has sidelined Allman for at least two dates of the Allman Brothers...

Padres RHP Josh Johnson (forearm) out 4-5 weeks

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — San Diego Padres pitcher Josh Johnson is expected to be out four to five weeks with a strained right forearm. Padres manager Bud Black made the announcement Saturday after a 3-all tie with the Chicago White Sox. The oft-injured Johnson was projected...
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Jet search area: Distant, dangerous, dazzling

Sgt. Matthew Falanga on board a Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion, search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in southern Indian Ocean, Australia, Saturday, March 22, 2014. Frustration grew Saturday over the lack of progress tracking down two objects spotted by...