De Jonge ties Quail Hollow course record with 62

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brendon de Jonge has tied the course record at Quail Hollow Club with a second round 62 at the Wells Fargo Championship, an 18-shot improvement over his first round 80. De Jonge missed a 19-foot birdie putt on the final hole Friday that would have...
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Kentucky Derby field reduced to 19 starters

An exercise rider takes Kentucky Derby hopeful Pablo Del Monte for a morning workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 1, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) An exercise rider takes Kentucky Derby hopeful Pablo Del Monte for a morning workout at Churchill Downs...
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Q&A with Etsy’s Chad Dickerson

In this Dec. 16, 2013 photo, Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson talks during an interview in New York. Dickerson calls the online marketplace “a personal shopping experience —really— in a sea of impersonal retail.” (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) In this Dec. 16, 2013...
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Stocks inch lower on mixed earnings, Ukraine

Specialist Vincent Surace, right, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 2, 2014. U.S. stock futures are up slightly after the U.S. unemployment rate hit its lowest level in more than five years. The government reported the unemployment rate...

Pro Football Hall Of Famers Huddling For Event

CLEVELAND (AP) — As a boy growing up in football-fanatical Western Pennsylvania, little Dan Marino wanted to be part of The Steel Curtain. Marino was consumed by the Pittsburgh Steelers, whose ruthless defense helped define the NFL during the 1970s. This weekend, the Hall of Fame...

Browns Exercise Option On DL Phil Taylor

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have exercised the fifth-year, $5.5 million contract option on powerful defensive lineman Phil Taylor’s rookie deal. Taylor, a first-round pick in 2011, is now under contract through the 2015 season. The team had until Saturday to pick up the...

Groups Tout Outreach Behind Ohio Health Sign-ups

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups in Ohio who helped enroll residents in health plans through the federal insurance marketplace say in-person assistance was key to getting people to sign up, particularly minorities. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released the final...
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Ukraine offensive sparks deadly clashes in Odessa

Ukrainian government supporters clash with pro-Russians in the Black Sea port of Odessa, Ukraine, Friday, May 2, 2014. A clash broke out late Friday between pro-Russians and government supporters in Odessa, on the Black Sea coast some 550 kilometers (330 miles) from the turmoil...
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Police get extra 48 hours to quiz Gerry Adams

FILE – In this Thursday Jan. 12, 2012 file photo, Helen McKendry holds a family photograph showing her mother Jean McConcille, at home in Killyleagh, Northern Ireland. Police in Northern Ireland arrested Sinn Fein party leader Gerry Adams on Wednesday over his alleged...
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Unused dose of lethal Oklahoma drugs to be tested

FILE – In this Tuesday, April 15, 2008 file photo, Terry Crenshaw, wardens assistant at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary, walks past the gurney in the execution chamber at left, in McAlester, Okla. At right are the rows of chairs in which witnesses to executions are seated....