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Pro-Russians storm Ukraine government buildings

Pro-Russian activists clash with police at the regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine, Sunday, April 6, 2014. In Donetsk a large group of people surged into the provincial government building and smashed windows. A gathering of several hundred, many of them waving...

Twins Outslug Indians 10-7

CLEVELAND (AP) — Chris Colabello drove in four runs, Brian Dozier scored three times and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Cleveland Indians 10-7 on Sunday. Colabello, who played seven seasons of independent ball in Canada before signing with the Twins in 2012, broke a 6-6 tie...

Veteran journalist and NABJ co-founder Stone dies

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Longtime journalist and educator Charles Sumner “Chuck” Stone Jr, one of the founders of the National Association of Black Journalists, has died. He was 89. Allegra Stone said that her father died Sunday at an assisted living facility...
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Notre Dame women keep rolling, beat Maryland 87-61

Notre Dame guard Kayla McBride (21) shoots over Maryland guard Lexie Brown (4) during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament, Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Notre Dame...
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Notre Dame women keep rolling, beat Maryland 87-61

Notre Dame guard Kayla McBride (21) shoots over Maryland guard Lexie Brown (4) during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament, Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Notre Dame...

Cincy Police In Riot Gear Break Up Unruly Party

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nearly two dozen police officers in riot gear dispersed an off-campus party involving University of Cincinnati students. Campus police responded to a call of nearly 500 unruly students close to campus shortly after midnight Sunday. WCPO-TV reports that once on...

Roles Reversed: Cardinals Get Reds In Home Opener

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The pitching matchup, Tony Cingrani vs. Michael Wacha, is a repeat from the second game of the season in Cincinnati when neither allowed a run in a combined 13 2-3 innings. The Cardinals face the Reds on Monday in their home opener. Just like much of the opening...

Comedian John Pinette, 50, dies at Pa. hotel

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chubby stand-up comedian and hapless carjacking victim from the final episode of “Seinfeld,” John Pinette has died. He was 50. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office says Pinette died at a Pittsburgh hotel on Saturday. Pinette...

A look at the pecking order in college sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — An NCAA proposal would give the five biggest conferences a chance to make their own rules, a nod to the revenue their football and basketball programs produce and their need to help players close the gap between the worth of a scholarship and the...

Comedian John Pinette, 50, dies at Pa. hotel

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chubby stand-up comedian and hapless carjacking victim from the final episode of “Seinfeld,” John Pinette has died. He was 50. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office says Pinette died at a Pittsburgh hotel on Saturday. Pinette...