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Reds Activate Skip Schumaker Off DL

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds activated utility player Skip Schumaker off the disabled list on Saturday before the third game of their series against the Milwaukee Brewers. Schumaker dislocated his left shoulder while diving for a ball in the outfield on March 21 in Arizona. He was...
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Charge: Alaska man, 19, shot troopers from behind

Investigators work at the scene of the fatal shooting of Alaska State Trooper Sergeant Patrick “Scott” Johnson and Trooper Gabriel “Gabe” Rich Friday, May 2, 2014, in the village of Tanana, Alaska. Two men have been taken into custody for the shooting...
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Condoleezza Rice backs out of Rutgers commencement

FILE – In this March 15, 2014 file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice peaks at the California Republican Party 2014 Spring Convention in Burlingame, Calif. Rice has decided against delivering the commencement address at Rutgers University following protests...

Ohio Chief’s Conviction Sealed Over Objections

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sealed the record of an Ohio police chief convicted of a misdemeanor stemming from accusations he had sex with a teenager while on duty. John Marra pleaded no contest to dereliction of duty in 2008 and resigned as a Uniontown police officer. He was...

Ohio College Grads To Hear From Prominent Speakers

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A longtime civil rights leader, retired U.S. Supreme Court clerk, a TV talk show host and Ohio’s governor are among the speakers this weekend for the state’s newest college graduates. The Rev. Jesse Jackson took part in commencement services at...

Brewers Put Ryan Braun On DL With Oblique Strain

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Brewers put outfielder Ryan Braun on the 15-day disabled list with a strained oblique in his right side on Saturday before the second game of their series against the Cincinnati Reds. Braun had missed the last six games because of the injury. Since he...
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Correspondents dinner promises a night of humor

FILE – In this April 27, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama laughs as he attends the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington. Obama was set to join journalists, government officials, politicians and media...
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NBA to appoint CEO to supervise Clippers

FILE – In this Dec. 19, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, third right, sits with V. Stiviano, left, as they watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles. NBA commissioner Adam Silver...
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Decoding the latest Apple-Samsung dispute

FILE – In this Jan. 17, 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook, right, and China Mobile’s chairman Xi Guohua are silhouetted against a screen showing iPhone products as they applaud during a promotional event that marks the opening day of sales of China Mobile’s 4G...
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NYC subway rail that snapped in derailment was new

New York City fire department emergency medical personnel assist a woman who was evacuated from a subway train after it derailed in the Queens borough of New York, Friday, May 2, 2014. The express F train was bound for Manhattan and Brooklyn when it derailed at 10:40 a.m. about...