Linesman hit by Wideman is out for season with concussion

The linesman knocked to the ice by Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman in January is still recovering from the concussion he suffered and is out for the season, according to the NHL Officials Association. In a statement emailed to The Associated Press by a league spokesman...

Nissan recalls 47,538 Leaf vehicles for brake relay problem

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 47,000 Leaf electric cars in the U.S. and Canada, citing a possible brake malfunction. Documents posted by U.S. safety regulators Saturday say the problem is centered on a relay inside the cars’ electronic brake...

Columbus Africentric Claims D-III Title

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Leah Morrow had a simple explanation for Columbus Africentric’s turnaround from a halftime deficit to a 59-37 victory over Marion Pleasant in the Division III state championship game Saturday at Value City Arena. “We came out with the win because...

UPDATED 4 P.M.: Suspect in foot pursuit not located

A suspect took off from a traffic stop and then led officers on a foot pursuit this afternoon, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol. As of 4 p.m., the suspect was not located. The male suspect was stopped for a speeding violation by a trooper at Stanford...

Secret Service Briefly Surrounds Trump At Dayton Rally

VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump was briefly surrounded by U.S. Secret Service agents on stage at a campaign rally in Ohio on Saturday, after someone tried to rush the stage as he delivered a speech in which he blasted protesters for forcing...

Poor offenders pay high price when probation turns on profit

MURFREESBORO, Tennessee (AP) — Outside the $200-a-week motel room that Steven Gibbs and his family call home, the afternoon sun sparkled. Inside, though, he had the curtains pulled tight. After working third shift at a round-the-clock McDonalds, his wife, Debbie, sat on the...

Field Museum’s Wari Ale the latest homage to ancient brews

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Fourteen years ago, University of South Dakota anthropology professor Matthew Sayre unearthed pepper tree seed from the southern tip of Peru, unaware he’d stumbled upon a spent ingredient from a small 1,000-year-old brewery. That discovery...

Officials say unrest at prison in Alabama leaves 2 hurt

A prison in southern Alabama that serves as the state’s only execution facility was on lockdown Saturday, hours after a violent uprising left two prison officials injured. Alabama Department of Corrections spokesman Bob Horton said the prison warden and a corrections...

GOP rivals questioning whether they’d back Trump as nominee

AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Marco Rubio and John Kasich suggested Saturday they may not support Donald Trump if he becomes the GOP nominee, as violence at the front-runner’s rallies deepened the party’s...

Ex-colleague Convicted In Ohio Deputy’s 1981 Slaying

MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — A former deputy accused in the 1981 slaying of a southeast Ohio sheriff’s deputy has been found guilty of aggravated murder. Ohio’s attorney general says a jury convicted 65-year-old Mitchell Ruble on Friday at his second trial in Marietta. His...