Alston’s 26 Leads No. 7 Ohio State Over Penn State 77-63

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Ameryst Alston hit eight 3-pointers and finished with 26 points as No. 7 Ohio State beat Penn State 77-63 on Sunday, its ninth-straight win. Kelsey Mitchell added 17 points and Alexa Hart chipped in 12 points and 14 rebounds for the Buckeyes who remain...

The Latest: Washington Braces For Winter Storm

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on winter weather affecting much of the eastern half of the United States (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The nation’s capital and northern Virginia are bracing for a winter storm. Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser says she fully deployed the DC snow...

The Latest: LaVine dedicates dunk contest to Flip Saunders

TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Sunday’s events at the NBA’s All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): — 2:15 p.m. After outlasting Aaron Gordon in what many believe was the best slam dunk contest in All-Star weekend history, Minnesota Timberwolves guard...

Cincinnati Officers Fires Shot During Chase Of Suspect

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say an officer fired his weapon while chasing a suspect who’d fled his car after a pursuit. Police say the suspect was not struck and was taken into custody shortly afterward. Cincinnati authorities say the incident happened early Sunday...

Feds seek borehole test for potential hot nuke waste burial

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — The federal government plans to spend $80 million assessing whether its hottest nuclear waste can be stored in 3-mile-deep holes, a project that could provide an alternative strategy to a Nevada repository plan that was halted in 2010. The five-year...

The Latest: Bush: Senate court vote ‘not important’ to him

AP Photo/John Bazemore WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on developments following the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Jeb Bush says it doesn’t matter to him whether Senate Republicans vote on a Supreme Court nominee President...

American cyclist Coryn Rivera riding fast road to Rio

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The sprightly girl aboard the hand-me-down bike had started to cry, tears trickling down her cheeks 50 miles into the longest ride of her life. Coryn Rivera’s father had ridden off ahead of her. She wasn’t happy about getting left behind....

Scalia’s death means loss of key vote in divided cases

AP Photo/J. David Ake WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Antonin Scalia’s death deprives conservatives of a key vote that could change the outcome in some major Supreme Court cases, including one in which labor unions appeared headed for a big defeat. Next month’s...

Nearly Blind Ohio Man Finds New Calling As A Masseuse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The hands of a massage therapist firmly kneading her left arm, Barb Pfeiffer relaxed completely. “Don’t let me snore,” she said. “I’m starting to fade.” The comment, a compliment, pleased Adam DeLong. Standing at the head...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump On Iraq War

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump delivered a ferocious putdown of George W. Bush from the debate stage, central to his effort to convince voters that they don’t want another Bush deciding when to take the country to war. But were his key facts right? In short, he told it like...
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