Vivendi to sell SFR in deal that could top $23B

NEW YORK (AP) — Vivendi said Saturday it will sell SFR, the No. 2 mobile phone operator in France, to media company Altice in a deal that could eventually be worth more than $23 billion. Altice owns the French cable operator Numericable. Vivendi wants to focus on its...
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Gardenhire gets 1,000th win as Twins beat Indians

Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire is doused with beer after the Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 7-3 in a baseball game, Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Cleveland. The Twins win gives Gardenhire his 1,000th career victory. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) Minnesota Twins manager Ron...

Gunner Kiel Sharp In Cincinnati Spring Game

CINCINNATI (AP) — Gunner Kiel threw for 300 yards and looked smooth running Cincinnati’s first-team offense during the Bearcats’ spring game Saturday. The transfer from Notre Dame was 17 of 22 while leading the offense to three touchdowns and a field goal in the first...

6-year-old boy in drowning case against mom dies

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 6-year-old Pennsylvania boy whose mother allegedly held him underwater in a bathtub has died, four days after his younger brother drowned. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Officer on Saturday confirmed the death of Daniel Schlemmer. His...

Florida, UConn to start familiar lineups

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Florida and Connecticut were starting plenty of familiar faces in their national semifinal on Saturday night at AT&T Stadium. The Gators, at 36-2 the overall No. 1 seed, were starting four seniors in Patric Young, Scottie Wilbekin, Will Yeguete...

Grandson, 3 Others Charged In Ohio Man’s Death

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The grandson of an 84-year-old central Ohio man killed during a break-in has been charged in his death. Three others also were indicted Friday in the slaying while a fifth person was charged with burglary and theft. Two of the five charged are teens. The...

Reds CF Billy Hamilton Scratched With Finger Jam

NEW YORK (AP) — Speedy center fielder Billy Hamilton has been scratched from the Cincinnati Reds lineup because of a jammed left middle finger. Hamilton was set to bat leadoff Saturday against the New York Mets, but is being replaced atop the Reds’ order by Roger Bernadina....
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FINALS WATCH: Robertson weighs in on ‘One & Done’

Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison, left and center Dakari Johnson react during practice for their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Friday, April 4, 2014, in Dallas. Kentucky plays Wisconsin on Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) Kentucky...