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Experts: Police Response Inadequate At Charlottesville Rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia police chief said Monday that he “absolutely has regrets” about violence that erupted over the weekend when dozens of white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members clashed with counterprotesters. As the world watched...

Eastern League

___ Binghamton 10, Erie 6 Richmond at Harrisburg, 6:30 p.m. Akron at Trenton, 7 p.m. Altoona at Portland, 7 p.m. Binghamton at Erie, 7:05 p.m. Bowie at Reading, 7:05 p.m. Hartford at New Hampshire, 7:05 p.m. Akron at Trenton, 12 p.m. Altoona at Portland, 6 p.m. Richmond at...

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x-clinched homefield advantage y-clinched playoff spot Washington 41, Baltimore 35 Philadelphia 41, Tampa Bay 28 ___ Philadelphia 69, Baltimore 54 Tampa Bay 73, Cleveland 59 Tampa Bay at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

How The Schedule Was Made: NBA Taking Hard Look At Metrics

MIAMI (AP) — Larry Bird made his plea years ago. His request to the NBA was not unique: Bird wanted the league to eliminate the dreaded stretches of four games in five days. What made Bird’s pitch memorable was that it didn’t just cite the demand of so many games in...

The Latest:

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on violent protests connected to a white nationalist rally in Virginia (all times local): ___ 6 p.m. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is directing his administration to conduct an “extensive review” of how police prepare and respond...

The Latest: Student Leaders Say Campuses Should Be Safe

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on violent protests connected to a white nationalist rally in Virginia (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Student leaders at dozens of U.S. universities are decrying the weekend violence in Virginia in a statement that says campuses should be safe...

Charlottesville Driver Previously Accused Of Beating Mother

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville was previously accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife, according to police records released Monday. Samantha Bloom, who is disabled and uses...

Connecticut Honors Aviator Reputed To Fly Before Wrights

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family members of Gustave Whitehead in the...

Mom Previously Accused Charlottesville Driver Of Beating Her

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville was previously accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife, according to police records released Monday. Authorities say 20-year-old James Alex...

Classmate: Fields Referred To Germany As “the Fatherland”

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was denied bond Monday after the public defender’s office said it couldn’t represent him and the judge was forced to find a local...