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Penelope Cruz to play Versace in 'American Crime Story'

AP Photo/Uncredited NEW YORK (AP) — Penelope Cruz is headed to television to play fashion designer Donatella Versace in the third installment of “American Crime Story” on FX. The Academy Award-winning actress will star in the 10-episode series focused on the...

Jets Sign Veteran QB Josh McCown To 1-year Deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets have signed veteran free-agent quarterback Josh McCown to a one-year deal. The team announced the signing Monday night. Agent Mike McCartney announced on Twitter that the contract is for one season. Financial terms were not immediately available....

Ohio Police Officers Who Shot, Injured Teen Won’t Be Charged

CENTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Police officers who shot and wounded a 15-year-old boy who had an air gun won’t face criminal charges. Montgomery County’s prosecutor said Monday that a county grand jury declined to indict the two Centerville police officers after hearing...
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Most electronics being banned on certain US-bound flights

AP Photo/John Locher WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage...

Bengals Sign Linebacker Kevin Minter To 1-year Deal

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals signed linebacker Kevin Minter to a one-year deal on Monday, filling the opening from Karlos Dansby’s departure for Arizona as a free agent. Minter is entering his fifth season. He was Arizona’s second-round pick in 2-13 and has played in...

Reds Pick Newcomer Scott Feldman To Start On Opening Day

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have chosen newcomer Scott Feldman to start on opening day against the Philadelphia Phillies. Injuries have depleted the Reds’ rotation for the second straight spring training. Homer Bailey had surgery to remove bone spurs from his...

Boston Pops To Showcase Gershwin On Tour Of US Midwest

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Pops is headed to the heartland. The renowned orchestra, conducted by Keith Lockhart, kicks off a seven-city, seven-state tour around the Midwest this week. Organizers say the tour will showcase the music of George Gershwin. The tour gets underway Friday...

Greece: Police find 8 parcel bombs headed to EU countries

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Police in Greece have discovered and neutralized eight parcel bombs, addressed to European Union finance officials and businesses in various European countries, at a postal sorting office near Athens. The discovery Monday came after letter bombs were...

LeBron Helps Design Sneaker For Disabled Athletes

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James has teamed up on a special sneaker for special athletes. The Cavaliers star and Nike have unveiled a new shoe designed for disabled athletes that can be slipped on and off more easily. The LeBron Soldier 10 FlyEase is modeled after the signature shoe...

The Latest: Democratic Chair Says Renacci Votes Bad For Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci’s bid for Ohio governor (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Ohio’s Democratic chairman is criticizing Republican U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci (reh-NAY’-see) as the congressman launches a bid for governor, saying...