The Latest: EMT struck, killed by stolen ambulance in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on NYC emergency medical technician fatally struck by a stolen ambulance (all times local): 11:15 p.m. Police say an emergency medical technician in New York City has died after she was run over by a stolen ambulance. Authorities say the EMT had...
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Travel ban rulings highlight trouble posed by Trump record

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey SEATTLE (AP) — Federal law gives the president broad authority over immigration. Jimmy Carter used it to deny some Iranians entry to the U.S. during the hostage crisis, Ronald Reagan to bar Cubans who didn’t already have relatives here and...

Indians 6, Athletics 5

E_Rosales (3). DP_Oakland 1, Cleveland 0. LOB_Oakland 6, Cleveland 7. 2B_Vogt (3), Maxwell (2), Decker (4), Jackson 2 (3), Encarnacion (2), Almonte (3), Shaffer (3), Rodriguez (4). HR_Barreto (1), Healy (4), Rosales (1). SB_Davis (3). CS_Martinez (1). Umpires_Home, Alex Tosi;...

Long Beach State Sends Beavers’ Rueck Down Memory Lane

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Seven years ago, new Oregon State coach Scott Rueck opened the season with a team made up of walk-ons and a few recruits he’d convinced to stay despite the program’s disarray the previous year. His first opponent was Long Beach State. The...

No contest plea in Hawaii albatross deaths case

HONOLULU (AP) — A 19-year-old college student is pleading no contest in a case involving seabirds killed at a Hawaii nature reserve. Christian Gutierrez pleaded no contest Thursday to animal cruelty, theft and other charges. In exchange, prosecutors agree to dismiss 14...

Blues harmonica star James Cotton dead at 81

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — James Cotton, a Grammy Award-winning blues harmonica master whose full-throated sound backed such blues legends as Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson II and Howlin’ Wolf, has died at age 81. A statement from Alligator Records, Cotton’s...

Hathaway Brown Defeats Miami Trace 48-40

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Hathaway Brown Blazers came back from an 11-point deficit for a 48-40 win over the Miami Trace Panthers in the second girls Division II basketball semifinal in Columbus. Forward Dani Lawson led Hathaway Brown (18-10) with 16 points and 14 rebounds on...

A Quick Look At Kent State And UCLA In The NCAA Tournament

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — No. 14 seed Kent State (22-13) vs. No. 3 seed UCLA (25-4) First round, South Region; Sacramento, California, 10 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Led by freshman point guard Lonzo Ball, UCLA has been one of the top teams in the country all season. For the Golden...

Schlabach’s 3-pointer Lifts Hiland Over Ottoville In Semi

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kennedy Schlabach hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift Berlin Hiland over Ottoville 44-41 in an Ohio girls Division IV semifinal game on Thursday night. The win puts the Lady Hawks in the championship game on Saturday against Waterford. Ottoville’s...
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Detroit Zoo’s own Dr. Ruth encourages amorous amphibians

In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017, photo Dr. Ruth Marcec holds an Imitator Dart frog at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak, Mich. Marcec, the new director of the zoo’s National Amphibian Conservation Center, is tasked with inducing frogs and salamanders to make a love connection....