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Dozens of protesters ride in off-limits canyon

In this April 24, 2014 photo, Pueblo III-period cliff dwellings created by the Anasazi or Ancestral Puebloan peoples between 1150 and 1300 A.D. in Recapture Canyon near Blanding in Utah. The Bureau of Land Management closed it to motorized use in 2007. Recapture Canyon is home to...
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Saavedra stall triggers wreck at start of Indy GP

Sebastian Saavedra, left, of Colombia, is hit by Mikhail Aleshin, of Russia, on the start of the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis IndyCar auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Takuma Sato, right, of Japan, drives past accident....
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Insurgents blow up 2nd bridge, abduct wife, 2 kids

Demonstrators arrive in front of the Nigerian consulate after marching from Harlem during a rally, Saturday, May 10, 2014, in New York. Dozens gathered to join the international effort to rescue the 276 schoolgirls being held captive by Islamic extremists in northeastern Nigeria....

Browns Take CB Pierre Desir In 4th Round

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Sticking to their draft strategy, the Cleeland Browns selected cornerback Pierre Desir from Lindenwood, a Division II school in Missouri, in the fourth round of the NFL draft. Desir was taken with overall No. 127 pick, one of just two selections the Browns had...

Ohio Man Gets 11 Years In Domestic Violence Case

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of attempted rape, kidnapping and domestic violence stemming from incidents involving his wife. The jury found 33-year-old Carl Cherryholmes of Lancaster guilty in January of...

Saavedra stalls to trigger wreck at start of Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The first Grand Prix of Indianapolis got off to an inauspicious start when pole-sitter Sebastian Saavedra stalled, triggering a violent wreck. IndyCar used a standing start for the series’ first race on the road course at Indianapolis Motor...

New Bengals CB Dennard Tried To Learn From Revis

CINCINNATI (AP) — Darqueze Dennard has studied NFL cornerbacks, trying to borrow some of their techniques and moves to improve his game. One in particular stood out as a kindred spirit in pass coverage. He admires three-time All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis, who signed with New...

Ohio Man Sues Over 2 Taser Shots To The Eye

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against a sheriff’s deputy and a state trooper, accusing them of using excessive force after he was shot in the eye with a Taser stun gun, causing permanent near blindness. Matthew David Kelly, 24,...
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NFL DRAFT: Big name QBs finally hear names

FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2013, file photo, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron (10) throws a pass against Texas A&M during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in College Station, Texas. McCarron was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round,...

Search continues for 3rd body in Va. balloon crash

DOSWELL, Va. (AP) — A second body was recovered Saturday from the crash of a hot air balloon carrying three that drifted into a power line and burst into flames in front of hundreds of horrified spectators. More than 100 searchers were called in to scour the woods and...