BYU Upsets 2nd-seeded Long Beach State In Volleyball Semis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brenden Sander tied a season high with 15 kills and BYU upset second-seeded Long Beach State 25-20, 25-18, 25-23 on Thursday night in the NCAA volleyball semifinals. BYU (26-4) also topped Long Beach State (27-4) in the semis last year. The Cougars will face...

Run For The Roses, Cincinnati Style: Hamilton Vs Ross In 40?

CINCINNATI (AP) — Now this could be a Run for the Roses, Cincinnati style. Shortly after racking up his 200th career stolen base, Reds speedster Billy Hamilton says he’d be willing to race recently drafted Bengals blazer John Ross in a 40-yard dash for charity. Ross, a wide...

NTSB: Texting, drugs eyed as church bus crash factors

DALLAS (AP) — Federal investigators are trying to determine whether a pickup driver’s texting and drug use contributed to a head-on collision with a church bus that killed its driver and 12 passengers, according to a preliminary report released Thursday. The National...

Rangers top Senators 4-1, tie series 2-2

AP Photo/Frank Franklin II NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar Lindberg scored two goals, Henrik Lundqvist made 22 saves and the New York Rangers beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 on Thursday night to tie their Eastern Conference semifinal series at two games apiece. Chris Kreider and Nick...

Wizards beat Celtics 116-89 in technical foul-filled Game 3

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik WASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall scored 24 points, Isaiah Thomas was held to 13 and the Washington Wizards jumped out to a hot start and rode it to a 116-89 victory over the Boston Celtics in a technical foul-filled Game 3 on Thursday night to cut their...

N. Korea again dominates S. Korea's presidential election

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For South Koreans living next door to a hostile, nuclear-armed state that regularly threatens their annihilation, their vote in Tuesday’s presidential election likely will be based in part on each candidate’s...
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Old tech, passwords galore hurt US tracking of visa holders

AP Photo/Denis Poroy LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. immigration agents waste their time logging in and out of archaic computer systems while trying to track down foreigners suspected of overstaying their visas only to find out later that many visa holders have left the country,...

Former Acting Chief Of Staff At Cincinnati VA Indicted

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a former acting chief of staff at the Cincinnati VA Medical Center on three felony charges of distributing a controlled substance. WCPO-TV in Cincinnati ( ) reports the indictment alleges Dr. Barbara Temeck illegally distributed...

AG Rejects Initial Summary For Ohio Redistricting Issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Initial summary language for a ballot proposal that would change the way Ohio draws congressional districts has been rejected. Attorney General Mike DeWine determined Thursday what the League of Women Voters of Ohio, Common Cause Ohio and the Ohio...

Woman Found In Pit Says Suspect Said He Loved Her

WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman who authorities found trapped in a small pit in a neighbor’s shed testified in court Thursday that the man told her he loved her as he closed the shed door. The woman testified at a hearing for Dennis Dunn in Clinton County Municipal...