James Sitting Out For Cavaliers At Detroit

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James is out of the lineup for Cleveland’s game at Detroit as coach Tyronn Lue tries to manage the workload of his star players. Kyrie Irving is expected to play Monday night, but Lue said beforehand that James would miss his third game of...

Thousands attend Mexican girl's party following viral invite

AP Photo/Enric Marti LA JOYA, Mexico (AP) — Looking overwhelmed by the attention, yet resplendent in an elaborate fuchsia dress and gleaming tiara, Rubi Ibarra celebrated her 15th birthday on Monday in a rural Mexican village after the invitation to the event by her father...

Statue export ban hits at Pyongyang's soft power, hard cash

AP Photo/Wong Maye-E PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — With somewhere around 4,000 artists and staff, the Mansudae Art Studio, a huge complex of nondescript concrete buildings on a sprawling, walled-off campus with armed guards in the heart of Pyongyang, churns out everything...

No. 3 Clemson Returns To Site Of Championship Disappointment

PHOENIX (AP) — Clemson is back in Arizona, hoping to celebrate a College Football Playoff victory in the same stadium the Tigers lamented coming up just short of a national championship last season. The 3rd-ranked Tigers landed at the Phoenix Sky Harbor late Monday afternoon for...

Statue export ban hits at Pyongyang's soft power, hard cash

AP Photo/Wong Maye-E PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — With somewhere around 4,000 artists and staff, the Mansudae Art Studio, a huge complex of nondescript concrete buildings on a sprawling, walled-off campus with armed guards in the heart of Pyongyang, churns out everything...

Swinney Changes Mental Approach For Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — As he flew back from Arizona last January, his players’ disappointment still fresh in his mind, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney began crafting the message he hoped would lead the Tigers past their national championship loss to Alabama and back for another...

Cancer patient donates year's worth of pizza to food bank

NORTHAMPTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man going through treatment for colon cancer won a pizza parlor’s raffle for a year’s worth of free pies and then donated his prize to a food bank. Thirty-six-year-old Josh Katrick, of Northampton, had just completed his...

Bengals Place Tight End Tyler Eifert On Injured Reserve

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals have placed tight end Tyler Eifert on injured reserve with a back injury. Eifert missed the first six games of the season because of an ankle injury from last season’s Pro Bowl. He finished with 23 receptions for 394 yards and five...

U.S. 224 crash injures 2

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash today on U.S. 224 near Ohio 235, west of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. One of the drivers, Anthony Hilty, 20, of Findlay, and a passenger in his vehicle, Charles Cheney, 16, of Ada, were taken to Blanchard...

Ohio State Had Some Surprises In Store In 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When fall camp opened, coach Urban Meyer had a pretty good idea how quarterback J.T. Barrett played would dictate Ohio State’s fortunes, that Curtis Samuel would be a top playmaker and Mike Weber had what it took to be the next elite tailback in...