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Clayton Kershaw goes on DL for 1st time in career

The Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw throws his first pitch of the Major League Baseball 2014 season during the opening game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks at the Sydney Cricket ground in Sydney, Saturday, March 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) The...

Buckeyes Get Needed Help Inside With Transfer Lee

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State has confirmed that Temple big man Anthony Lee is transferring to play for the Buckeyes. The 6-foot-9 Lee, set to graduate from Temple in May, would be eligible next year for one season. Lee averaged 13.6 points and 8.6 rebounds for the Owls last...
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Bowditch leads Texas Open

Steven Bowdich, of Australia, watches hits his tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Steven Bowdich, of Australia, watches hits his tee shot on the second hole during the...
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Worker dies at stadium hosting World Cup opener

Brazilian club Corinthians soccer players practice at the Itaquerao, the stadium that will host the World Cup opener in less than three months in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, March 15, 2014. The Itaquerao was one of the six stadiums that were supposed to be finished by the end of...

United Auto Workers Membership Grows Slightly

NEW YORK (AP) — The United Auto Workers said its membership grew by nearly 9,000 people last year, the union said in a filing with Department of Labor, the fourth-straight year that the union has rebuilt its depleted ranks. UAW’s due-paying membership now stands at 391,415,...

Trial Set For Ohio Daycare Worker Accused Of Rape

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A former northern Ohio daycare worker accused of raping four children is now scheduled to go on trial in June. Prosecutors say 25-year-old Heather Koon of Elyria (eh-LEER’-ee-uh) raped the children at the urging of her boyfriend, a registered sex...

Ohio Man Guilty Of Stabbing Wife In Front Of Kids

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeastern Ohio man has been convicted of stabbing his wife to death in front of their two children. The couple’s 10-year-old daughter called police as it was happening, saying “my dad is murdering my mom.” Glenn Wong of Twinsburg was...
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Serena Williams beats Li Na for Sony Open title

Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Li Na, of China, 7-5, 6-1 in the women’s final at the Sony Open Tennis tournament, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Li Na, of China, 7-5, 6-1 in the...
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Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four

Kentucky’s Aaron Harrison, right, answers a question during an interview session for the NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Indianapolis. Kentucky plays Michigan in the final on Sunday, March 30, 2014. (AP Photo/David...
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A community ‘changed forevermore’ by deadly slide

Workers stand across a small portion of the scene of a deadly mudslide for a moment of silence Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Oso, Wash. Besides the more than two dozen bodies already found, many more people could be buried in the debris pile left from the mudslide one week ago....