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Reds Commit 3 Errors In 8th Straight Loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the few things that the Cincinnati Reds had been doing well was playing defense. Not so much on Sunday. The Reds committed three errors in their eighth straight loss, helping the Cleveland Indians complete a series sweep with a 5-2 victory. It is the...

6 Rescued From Roller Coaster After Outage Left Them Stuck

ANDERSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) — Six people, including three children, had to be rescued from a roller coaster in Ohio after a power outage left them stuck. The riders were on the Pepsi Python coaster at in Anderson Township’s Coney Island Amusement Park on Sunday when the...
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Hawks’ Horford ejected from Game 3 for throwing elbow

AP Photo/Ron Schwane CLEVELAND (AP) — Atlanta forward Al Horford was ejected in the final minute of the second quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday night for throwing an elbow at Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova. Horford and Dellavedova got...

After Officer’s Acquittal, 2 More Cases Loom For Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland emerged unscathed and intact after a day of protests following the acquittal of a patrolman who had been on trial in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects killed in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire. Officers arrested 71 people the night after...

AP Source: Adrian Peterson tells coach he won’t be at OTAs

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Adrian Peterson has informed Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer that he will not be attending the team’s optional practices that start on Tuesday. Peterson has been unhappy...

Japan trade gap narrows in April as cheaper oil cuts imports

TOKYO (AP) — Japan reports its trade deficit narrowed sharply in April from the previous year as the plunge in oil prices cut fuel import costs, while exports to the U.S. and the rest of Asia surged. The Finance Ministry reported on Monday a 53.4 billion yen ($439.6...
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Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

AP Photo/Evan Agostini LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died. Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died...

International League

___ Louisville 6, Pawtucket 1 Lehigh Valley 9, Charlotte 5 Buffalo 12, Toledo 4 Durham 4, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2 Norfolk 2, Rochester 1 Indianapolis 5, Syracuse 4 Gwinnett 6, Columbus 1 Columbus 4, Gwinnett 0 Rochester 3, Norfolk 1 Durham 13, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 10 Charlotte...
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Journalism students aim to dispel myths about veterans

AP Photo/Joe Grimm DETROIT (AP) — Wishing living U.S. military veterans a “Happy Memorial Day” might be well-intentioned but misses the mark on an occasion meant for remembering those who lost their lives. That and other timely reminders can be found in a new...

Colin Montgomerie wins Senior PGA Championship

FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — There were no last-second buzzer-beaters in Larry Bird’s hometown on a bright, breezy Sunday. Colin Montgomerie turned in a command performance, shooting a 3-under 69 on the treacherous Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort to win the Senior...