State & National News

March 31, 2015 - 4:15am
42 min 39 sec ago

LONDON (AP) — Britain will not have soccer teams at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro because the English Football Association failed to gain support from the other three federations.

Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are against united British teams, saying they risk their independence within FIFA.

The English FA have confirmed that the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish associations were informed of the decision to scrap plans for a British team on...

March 31, 2015 - 4:03am
42 min 39 sec ago
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American Hockey League
At A Glance
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March 31, 2015 - 4:03am
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March 31, 2015 - 4:03am
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March 31, 2015 - 4:01am
42 min 39 sec ago

DETROIT (AP) — Three former football players at the University of Toledo are next to be sentenced in a sports bribery scheme that occurred years ago at the Ohio school.

Adam Cuomo, Quinton Broussard and Harvey "Scooter" McDougle Jr. admit taking money from Detroit-area gambler Ghazi Manni to provide information about the Rockets or their opponents.

They're returning to Detroit federal court Tuesday.

Broussard received more than $...

March 31, 2015 - 1:41am
42 min 39 sec ago
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March 31, 2015 - 1:33am
42 min 39 sec ago

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack.

The defense called its first witnesses Monday. A cell site analyst said Tsarnaev's cell phone was being used in southeastern Massachusetts — where he was attending college — while pressure cookers were being purchased north of Boston 2 1/2 months before the bombing. The analyst also...

March 31, 2015 - 12:37am
42 min 39 sec ago

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Andrej Meszaros scored two goals for the second straight game, and the Buffalo Sabres ended a five-game losing streak by beating the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 Monday night in a matchup between the NHL's worst two teams.

The Sabres, the NHL's lowest-scoring team, had a rare strong night on the offensive end, generating 31 shots in the first two periods against goalie Mike Smith.

Anders Lindback stopped 28 shots, and Brian Gionta and...

March 31, 2015 - 12:19am
42 min 39 sec ago

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 19 points before sitting the final quarter and the Portland Trail Blazers secured a playoff berth with a 109-86 victory Monday night over the Phoenix Suns.

The Blazers have won four straight as they edge closer to their first Northwest Division title since 2008-09.

LaMarcus Aldridge added 17 points and seven rebounds, and Portland led by as many as 31 points. The Blazers rested all of their starters in the...

March 31, 2015 - 12:12am
42 min 39 sec ago
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National Basketball Association
Expanded Conference Glance
By The Associated Press
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