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Songwriter Jesse Winchester dies at age 69

FILE – In this July 11, 2010 file photo, singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester performs on the beach at Gulf Shores, Ala. Winchester, a U.S.-born songwriter who established himself in Montreal after dodging the Vietnam War and went on to write songs covered by the likes of...
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Brewer’s 51 lifts Wolves over Rockets 112-110

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer walks downcourt as a teammate shoots a free throw during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets in Minneapolis, Friday, April 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt) Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey...

CenturyLink: Washington 911 outage due to vendor

SEATTLE (AP) — CenturyLink says a seven-hour outage in Washington state 911 service early Thursday was caused by a technical error by a third-party vendor. In a statement Friday, the company said the vendor worked with CenturyLink to resolve the issue “as quickly as...
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Heat back atop East, beat Pacers 98-86

Miami Heat’s LeBron James, middle, and Indiana Pacers’ David West (21) watch the ball get away during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Miami Heat’s LeBron James, middle, and Indiana Pacers’...
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Searchers race to find jet; no new signals heard

Flight Engineer Chris Poole reads a small bible aboard a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P-3 Orion on route to search over the southern Indian Ocean looking for debris from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 Friday, April 11, 2014. Authorities are confident that signals...
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Obamas and friends take in dinner and play in NYC

President Barack Obama, left, shakes hands with audience members as Spike Lee, center, and Rev. Al Sharpton stand by at the National Action Network conference Friday, April 11, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/The Daily News, Julia Xanthos, Pool) President Barack Obama, left, shakes...

President Obama attends ‘A Raisin in the Sun’

NEW YORK (AP) — Tickets to watch Denzel Washington on Broadway in “A Raisin in the Sun” are hard to come by, but one man managed it — President Barack Obama. The president and first lady caught the American masterpiece Friday night at the Ethel...
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Mickelson headed home after missing Masters cut

Spectators watch as Phil Mickelson hits out of the rough on the second fairway during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) Spectators watch as Phil Mickelson hits out of the rough on the second fairway...
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2 teens wounded in school stabbing spree released

A bouquet of flowers is taped to a stairway rail near the closed entrance to Franklin Regional High School near Pittsburgh, on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Murrysville, Pa. A knife wielding student injured over 20 people in a stabbing attack there on April 9. (AP Photo/Keith...