Canadiens goalie Carey Price out for series

BROSSARD, Quebec (AP) — Without Carey Price, the run for a first Stanley Cup in 21 years got steeper and longer for the Montreal Canadiens. Coach Michel Therrien looked grim and even angry Monday in announcing that the goaltender who backstopped Canada to the gold medal at...

Union in North Carolina welcomes college athletes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina union for public workers will allow scholarship student-athletes at public universities to join as state employees. The State Employees Association of North Carolina’s governing board voted Friday to open the group’s...
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4 major phone carriers providing text-to-911

FILE–In this April 18, 2012, file photo, David Tucker, executive director of Vermont’s Enhanced 911 Board, holds a smart phone in Montpelier, Vt. Tucker says the state is the first in the country where customers of the four major wireless carriers can send text...
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Kurt Busch crashes during Indy 500 practice

The car driven by Kurt Busch catches fire after hitting the wall in the second turn during practice for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Monday, May 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Mike Fair) The car driven by Kurt Busch catches fire...

NBA’s biggest losers look for lottery win

NEW YORK (AP) — They lost often, 67 times in all for the Milwaukee Bucks. Sometimes they lost always, such as 26 straight times for the Philadelphia 76ers. Now the NBA’s biggest losers have a chance for a huge win. The draft lottery is Tuesday, a night some teams...
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FBI: BlackShades infected half-million computers

Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, discusses arrests in the malware BlackShades Remote Access Too, during a news conferencel in New York, Monday, May 19, 2014. More than a half million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated...
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MERS in America: Is spread of virus a worry?

FILE – This undated file electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases – Rocky Mountain Laboratories shows novel coronavirus particles, also known as the MERS virus, colorized in yellow. Four more people have...
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Oregon ruling marks 13th gay marriage win in a row

Julie Engbloom, left, and Laurie Brown, right, get married by Judge Beth A. Allen at the Melody Ballroom, Monday, May, 19, 2014, in Portland, Ore. Federal Judge Michael McShane released an opinion on Oregon’s Marriage Equality lawsuit that grants gay and lesbian couples the...
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VIDEO: Construction begins at West Sandusky crossings

Construction has started at Norfolk Southern’s railroad crossings on West Sandusky Street. The closure, which started Monday, will see the two crossings repaired and has detoured Western Avenue and West Sandusky Street traffic down nearby residential streets.

UPDATE: WITH VIDEO: Five injured in series of accidents on I-75

Five people were injured, two seriously, and a section of Interstate 75 was shut down for two hours after a series of accidents on the highway Monday, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported. The string of accidents began at 11:29 a.m., the patrol said. A 1999 BMW...