It's a boy! Zoo confirms April the giraffe's calf is a male

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — And baby makes glee. Before an online audience of more than a million viewers, April the giraffe gave birth to a male calf Saturday at a New York zoo, ending weeks of proverbial pacing by animal lovers in a virtual worldwide waiting room. The...

Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1

AP Photo/Eric Gay SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard matched his postseason high with 32 points and the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 111-82 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series. LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points, and...

Meram, Kamara Lead Crew To 2-1 Win Over Toronto FC

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Justin Meram and Ola Kamara scored, and Zack Steffen made four saves to help the Columbus Crew beat Toronto FC 2-1 on Saturday night. Meram put Columbus (4-2-1) in front for good in the 44th minute, poking Alex Crognale’s header — off a corner kick by...

Deals ensure cash keeps flowing to unsettled Prince estate

AP Photo/Chris O’Meara MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A year after Prince died of an accidental drug overdose, his Paisley Park studio complex and home is now a museum and concert venue. Fans can now stream most of his classic albums, and a remastered “Purple Rain”...

Johnson matches UFC record with 10th flyweight title defense

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Demetrious Johnson picked apart Wilson Reis before catching him in an armbar and forcing him to submit Saturday night, retaining his UFC flyweight title for the 10th time to match longtime middleweight king Anderson Silva’s record for...

NBA players union complains about Jackson's Carmelo comments

AP Photo/Julie Jacobson NEW YORK (AP) — If players can’t publicly ask for a trade, management shouldn’t be able to encourage one. That was the message from the National Basketball Players Association to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver following New York Knicks...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York City FC 2, Philadelphia 0 Vancouver 2, Seattle 1 FC Dallas 1, San Jose 1, tie Montreal 2, Atlanta United FC 1 Orlando City 2, Los Angeles 1 Chicago 3, New England 0 New York 2, D.C. United 0 Toronto FC at Columbus, 8...

Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83

TORONTO (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 28 points, rookie Malcolm Brogdon had 16 and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Toronto Raptors 97-83 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series. Playing his second career playoff series, Antetekounmpo made 13 of 18...

NBA star Isaiah Thomas' sister killed in car accident

AP Photo/Charles Krupa FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) — NBA star Isaiah Thomas’ sister has died in a one-car accident. The Washington State Patrol said Saturday that 22-year-old Chyna J. Thomas died at the scene on Interstate 5 in Federal Way after the accident about 5 a.m....

Single-vehicle crash into tree near Arlington

ARLINGTON — A Forest man was injured on Saturday, April 15, 2017, when the SUV he was driving traveled off the south side of Ohio 103, east of Arlington, down an embankment and struck a tree, according to a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office report. After the crash, John D. Bond,...