Officials: Student killed confronting shooter at high school

AP Photo/Nick Geranios ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — A student who opened fire in a hallway at a Washington state high school killed a classmate who confronted him Wednesday and wounded three others before being stopped by a custodian, authorities said. The suspect, who a...

LeBron James congratulates Indians on 21-game winning streak

AP Photo/Ron Schwane CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James has bounced some love toward the Cleveland Indians for their winning streak. Shortly after the Indians set the AL record with their 21st straight win on Wednesday, the NBA star posted a video to congratulate the team....

Trump blocks Chinese purchase of US semiconductor maker

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has blocked a Chinese government-financed firm’s acquisition of an Oregon semiconductor maker on national security grounds. Trump’s order Wednesday came after a federal panel that reviews foreign investment for possible...

UFC strips Jones, reinstates Cormier as 205-pound champion

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The UFC has stripped its light heavyweight title from Jon Jones for a third time and reinstated Daniel Cormier as the 205-pound champion after Jones’ latest failed doping test. The mixed martial arts promotion announced its decision Wednesday after...

Fire at Islamic school in Malaysia kills 25, mostly teens

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A fire department official in Malaysia says a fire at an Islamic religious school on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur has killed at least 25 people, mostly teenagers. The official says the fire started early Thursday at the top floor of the...

Dolphins WR Stills calls for athletes to support Kaepernick

AP Photo/Greg Beacham OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Kenny Stills wants to know why more athletes aren’t standing with Colin Kaepernick. The Miami Dolphins receiver has restated his questions from a series of tweets Tuesday questioning the support across sports for Kaepernick,...

Fans denounce racism with sign above Green Monster

AP Photo/Charles Krupa BOSTON (AP) — A few fans seated above the Green Monster dropped down a sign denouncing racism during the fourth inning of Boston’s game against Oakland at Fenway Park on Wednesday night. The sign – draped over the top middle of the 37-foot...
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'Sopranos' mobster, veteran actor Frank Vincent dies at 80

AP Photo/Frank Franklin II NEW YORK (AP) — Frank Vincent, a veteran character actor who often played tough guys, including mob boss Phil Leotardo on “The Sopranos,” has died. He was 80. Vincent died peacefully on Wednesday, a statement from his family said. No...

Browns’ Britt Looks To Rebound After Drop In Opener

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Kenny Britt was signed by the Browns to be a playmaker and a leader for their young wide receivers. One game into the regular season, his starting spot is in jeopardy. Britt dropped an on-target, downfield throw from DeShone Kizer in the fourth quarter Sunday,...

Hite: I’ll be running again in 2018

State Sen. Cliff Hite, R-Findlay, likes the job so much he plans to run for re-election in 2018. Hite was the guest speaker Wednesday at a Findlay Kiwanis lunch held at The Dock at St. Marks United Methodist Church. Should he win re-election, Hite said he will have the longest...