Civil rights leaders meet with NBA commissioner

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders say they’ve had a “constructive” meeting about racial issues in the NBA with Commissioner Adam Silver. The civil rights leaders met with Silver for more than an hour Wednesday in the...
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Petkovic, Halep reach French Open semifinals

Germany’s Andrea Petkovic serves the ball during the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Italy’s Sara Errani at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic) Germany’s Andrea Petkovic...
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A few ‘inmates’ from ‘Orange’ discuss prison life

This image released by Netflix shows Taylor Schilling in a scene from “Orange is the New Black.†The second season of the prison series will be available on Friday, June 6, on Netflix. (AP Photo/Netflix, JoJo Whilden) This image released by Netflix shows Taylor...
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Imagine all the artwork: Lennon trove auctioned

This undated photo provided by Sotheby’s shows an untitled ink drawing by John Lennon of a guitar player. It is part of an 89-piece collection of Lennon’s original whimsical drawings, poems and prose for his books “In His Own Write†and “A...
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Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick to reunite on B’way

FILE – This Dec. 12, 2005 file photo shows Nathan Lane, left, and Matthew Broderick, stars of “The Producers,” arrive together at the world premiere of the film in Los Angeles. The pair will be back together again on Broadway in a revival of Terrenc...

Civil rights leaders meet with NBA commissioner

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders say they’ve had a “constructive” meeting about racial issues in the NBA with Commissioner Adam Silver. The civil rights leaders met with Silver for more than an hour Wednesday in the...

Prom day stabbing suspect pleads not guilty

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old Connecticut boy charged with stabbing a classmate to death in school on their prom day pleaded not guilty to murder Wednesday as his attorney said he was investigating a possible mental health defense. Christopher Plaskon, who answered...

UPDATE: Tiffin man injured in accident on Ohio 12

A Tiffin man was injured in a three-vehicle injury accident on Ohio 12 at Hancock County 88 in Liberty Township this afternoon, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Todd Koelsch, 39, of Tiffin, was stopped in a 2014 Nissan pickup truck on westbound Ohio 12 at...
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Taliban video shows handover of US soldier

In this image taken from video obtained from Voice Of Jihad Website, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, right, stands with a Taliban fighter in eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, released a...
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US stock futures drift lower on Wall Street

In this March 27, 2014 photo, rows of Mercedes-Benz cars and SUVs await distribution at the company’s Vehicle Processing Center in Baltimore. The Commerce Department reports on the U.S. trade deficit for April on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) In this...