Irving, Towns, Parker Sharp In NBA Preseason Debuts

Kyrie Irving, Karl-Anthony Towns and Tony Parker all looked regular-season ready in their first action of the preseason. LeBron James and Irving each scored 15 points, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 108-105 on Saturday night. After hitting the go-ahead...

Commuter train derails east of New York City

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. (AP) — A commuter train has derailed east of New York City after it hit a work train on the tracks. A spokesman for the Long Island Rail Road says the eastbound train derailed east of New Hyde Park just after 9 p.m. Saturday. A spokesman for New York...

The Latest: Police surround home where man killed 2 officers

AP Photo/Rodrigo Pena PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of three police officers in Palm Springs. (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Police Chief Bryan Reyes says SWAT officers have surrounded a house in Palm Springs, California where the man who fatally shot...

Peppers runs No. 4 Michigan past Rutgers in 78-0 rout

AP Photo/Mel Evans PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Jabrill Peppers ran for a career-high two touchdowns and set up another score with a 63-yard scamper in his return to his native New Jersey and No. 4 Michigan routed Rutgers 78-0 Saturday night in a game in which the Scarlet...

Hurts, Alabama defense, lead way to 49-30 win over Arkansas

AP Photo/Samantha Baker FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Jalen Hurts accounted for four touchdowns and Minkah Fitzpatrick had three interceptions as No. 1 Alabama extended its nation-best winning streak to 18 games with a 49-30 victory over No. 16 Arkansas on Saturday night. The...

Despite anti-India protests, Kashmiris seek police jobs

AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan SRINAGAR, India (AP) — When massive anti-India protests erupted in Indian-control Kashmir three months ago after the killing of a charismatic militant leader, Aqib Mir was among tens of thousands of Kashmiris who defied curfew and clashed with...

Holley’s 4 Rush TDs Leads Kent State Over Buffalo 44-20

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Holley rushed for 224 yards on 24 carries with four touchdowns — tying a team record with six other players — and Kent State handled Buffalo 44-20 on Saturday. Holley also completed 7 of 13 passes for 89 yards. The Golden Flashes (2-4, 1-1 Mid-American)...

Police chief: 2 officers killed, 1 hurt; shooter at large

AP Photo/Rodrigo Pena PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Two Palm Springs police officers trying to resolve a family dispute were shot to death Saturday when a man they had been speaking calmly with suddenly pulled out a gun and opened fire on them, the city’s police chief...

Nancy O'Dell calls Trump's crass remarks sad, unwarranted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy O’Dell of “Entertainment Tonight” is calling Donald Trump’s 2005 taped lewd remarks about her sad and disappointing. In a statement released by the show Saturday, O’Dell said no one should be the subject of such crass...

Saturday’s Scores

Akr. Firestone 45, Akr. Kenmore 14 Canisius, N.Y. 31, Youngs. Mooney 14 Cin. N. College Hill 27, St. Bernard-Elmwood Place 0 Cle. VASJ 41, Garfield Hts. Trinity 0 Day. Dunbar 50, Cin. Western Hills 8 Day. Thurgood Marshall 40, Cin. Hughes 0 Gates Mills Gilmour 45, Ashtabula St....