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Hosmer mobbed by fans, rescues girl after Bieber concert

AP Photo/Colin E. Braley KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Hosmer proved he is more of a heartthrob in Kansas City than Justin Bieber and more than a hero on the baseball field. The first baseman for the World Series champion Royals rescued a girl from being trampled after she...

Ohio Launches New Helpline For Sexual, Relationship Violence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Advocates at a new, statewide helpline for victims of sexual and relationship violence are now taking calls. Attorney General Mike DeWine joined the Sexual Assault Response Network of Central Ohio to announce the initiative Friday in suburban Columbus. The...

N.W.A. Joins Rock Hall With 4 Rockers From The 1970s

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles rappers N.W.A., whose legacy gained new life with the hit movie “Straight Outta Compton,” join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Friday with a quartet of 1970s era rock acts. Cheap Trick, Chicago, Deep Purple and Steve Miller are also being...

Climate change lawsuit by 21 youths takes big step forward

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The federal government and big energy companies have lost an important round in their effort to block a climate change lawsuit by young plaintiffs who contend the U.S. is failing to protect them from the harmful effects of greenhouse gas emissions....

Jimmie Johnson certainly knows way to Victory Lane in Texas

AP Photo/Ralph Lauer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson certainly knows his way to Victory Lane at Texas Motor Speedway. Already with two wins this season, Johnson is back in Texas, where he has won the last three NASCAR Sprint Cup races and five of the last seven....

‘Caucasians’ shirt sales jump after ESPN’s Jones appearance

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Sales of ‘Caucasians’ shirts, depicting the Cleveland Indians’ team mascot as a caricature of a white person, skyrocketed one day after ESPN’s Bomani Jones wore one on a show, the shirt’s creator said Friday. Brian...

Cubs slugger Schwarber out for season with knee injury

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin PHOENIX (AP) — Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber is out for the season after tearing two knee ligaments in an outfield collision, a major setback for a team that many picked to win the World Series. The Cubs made the startling announcement...

Student Sit-in At Duke University Building Ends

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The student sit-in at Duke University ended Friday just as it was about to enter its second week, with protesters heading toward an area they named for the black architect who designed the school and the president hoping to bring the two sides together. A...

Ex-judge To Review Cleveland Woman’s Death In Police Custody

CLEVELAND (AP) — A retired judge has been chosen to review evidence in the death of a woman who collapsed after struggling with Cleveland police officers during a mental health crisis. The Ohio Attorney General’s Office asked for someone to review statements made by police...

Indians 7, White Sox 1

E_Avila (1). DP_Cleveland 2, Chicago 1. LOB_Cleveland 4, Chicago 4. 2B_Gomes (1), Byrd (1), J.Ramirez (1). 3B_R.Davis (1). HR_Frazier (2). SF_Kipnis, Gomes. HBP_by Salazar (Abreu). Umpires_Home, Todd Tichenor; First, Bill Miller; Second, Tony Randazzo; Third, Brian Knight....