Graham Says He Can Win New Hampshire – And McCain Agrees

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Lindsey Graham says he’s confident he can win the Republican presidential primaries in New Hampshire and his home state of South Carolina, two of the first voting states in the nomination contest. “I wouldn’t be running in New...
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Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

AP Photo/Chris Szagola PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera, Freddy Galvis and Cameron Rupp all homered as the surging Philadelphia Phillies set a season high for scoring in a 12-2 victory over the slumping Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Ryan Howard had three hits with a...
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Topless protest in Canada urges women to ‘bare with us’

AP Photo/Hannah Yoon WATERLOO, Ontario (AP) — Dozens of topless women – and men – attended a “Bare With Us” rally Saturday meant to educate the public about women’s right to go shirtless if they choose. The rally and march were organized by...
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At 93, TV producer Lear seeks to keep pushing boundaries

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Veteran TV producer Norman Lear of “All in the Family” fame is looking ahead to his next groundbreaking series. Lear, 93, told a TV critics’ meeting Saturday that he’s working on a Hispanic version...

Dr. Dre announces release of first album in 15 years

PHOENIX (AP) — Hip hop super-producer Dr. Dre says the wait is finally over – he’s going to release his first album in 15 years. Dre said on his radio show, Dr. Dre’s The Pharmacy, that “Compton a Soundtrack by Dr. Dre” will be available Aug....

J.A. Happ Joins Pirates, LHP LaFromboise Sent Back To Minors

CINCINNATI (AP) — Left-hander J.A. Happ joined the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday and threw in the bullpen, getting ready to join a rotation that’ll need him for at least a few weeks. The Pirates optioned left-hander Bobby LaFromboise back to Triple-A Indianapolis on...
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‘Downton’ producer doesn’t shut door on post-series film

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With “Downton Abbey” coming to an end, its executive producer is offering hope that a follow-up movie is at least a possibility. By ending the TV drama several years shy of the 1929 stock market crash,...

Ohio Gov. Kasich’s Family Worth Between $9M And $22M

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio governor and Republican presidential hopeful John Kasich has publicly reported that he and his family are worth between $9 million and $22 million. A personal financial disclosure report filed Friday offered the first detailed account of Kasich’s...

Dixon Wins Pole, Eyes Another IndyCar Victory At Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Scott Dixon looks as dominant as ever at Mid-Ohio after winning the pole for the IndyCar race and setting a track record in the process. Dixon has won five times in ten starts at this course, and Sunday is shaping up as a terrific opportunity for him to...

Hall Of Fame: Seau’s Daughter To Speak In Interview

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame will allow Junior Seau’s daughter to speak in an interview after his bust is unveiled next weekend. “Sydney will be given a chance to share thoughts about her father immediately following the unveiling of his bronzed...