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UK police outside Ecuador embassy amid WikiLeaks tweets

LONDON (AP) — British police stationed armed officers outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on Friday after tweets from...

Crime

Pope's Good Friday meditation to focus on human trafficking

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is dedicating this year's Good Friday meditations to victims of human trafficking.The Vatican...

Business

Nissan's Ghosn arrested again in financial misconduct case

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo prosecutors arrested Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn on Thursday for a fourth time on fresh...

Business

Ghosn plans April 11 news conference, vows to tell the truth

TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, facing financial misconduct charges in Japan, says he will hold a news...

Business

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd...

Business

Trump struggles with a growing problem on the border

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tensions are rising, fingers are pointing and the search for solutions is becoming increasingly...

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A 2016 hangover: Some Bernie Sanders supporters still upset

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — It was hard to miss Cheri Pichone's excitement about Bernie Sanders' second presidential run. She showed...

Sports

Smyly expected to start for Texas at Los Angeles

Texas Rangers (5-3, second in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (2-6, fifth in the AL West)Anaheim, California; Saturday, 4...

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Slumping Reds look to stop 6-game losing streak

Cincinnati Reds (1-6, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (3-3, second in the NL Central)Pittsburgh; Saturday, 1...

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San Francisco hosts Tampa Bay for 2019 home opener

Tampa Bay Rays (6-2, first in the AL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (2-6, fifth in the AL West)San Francisco; Saturday, 4 p.m....

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Chicago to visit Milwaukee

Chicago Cubs (1-6, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (7-1, first in the NL Central)Milwaukee; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Slumping Marlins look to stop 4-game losing streak

Miami Marlins (2-6, fifth in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (4-3, third in the NL East)Atlanta; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDTPITCHING...

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Baltimore to host New York Saturday

New York Yankees (3-4, third in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (4-3, second in the AL East)Baltimore; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Arizona hosts Boston for 2019 home opener

Boston Red Sox (2-7, fifth in the AL East) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (4-4, third in the AL West)Phoenix; Saturday, 8 p.m....

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Carrasco expected to start as Indians host Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays (3-6, fourth in the AL East) vs. Cleveland Indians (4-3, third in the AL Central)Cleveland; Saturday, 4 p.m....

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    St. Louis hosts San Diego for 2019 home opener

    San Diego Padres (5-3, second in the NL West) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (3-4, third in the NL Central)St. Louis; Saturday, 2:15...

    Sports

    Mariners to visit White Sox Saturday

    Seattle Mariners (7-2, first in the AL West) vs. Chicago White Sox (3-3, fourth in the AL Central)Chicago; Saturday, 2 p.m....

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    Houston hosts Oakland for home opener

    Oakland Athletics (6-5, third in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (3-5, fourth in the AL West)Houston; Saturday, 7 p.m....

    Downtown blooms in April

    BusinessApr 2, 2019

    For a moment, let’s step back, take a breath, and maybe celebrate our community. It’s not to say we’re done discussing serious issues of creating safer streets, addressing the needs of the less fortunate and those struggling just to get by day...

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    Sports

    Colorado hosts Los Angeles for home opener

    Los Angeles Dodgers (6-2, first in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (3-5, fourth in the NL West)Denver; Saturday, 8 p.m....

    Sports

    Slumping Royals look to stop 4-game losing streak

    Kansas City Royals (2-4, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (5-3, second in the AL Central)Detroit; Saturday, 1 p.m....

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    Mets to host Nationals Saturday

    Washington Nationals (3-3, fourth in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (5-2, second in the NL East)Flushing, Queens; Saturday, 1...

    Sports

    Pineda expected to start for the Twins against Phillies

    Minnesota Twins (4-2, first in the AL Central) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (5-1, first in the AL East)Philadelphia; Saturday, 2...

    Sports

    Milwaukee takes on Brooklyn, looks for 6th straight home win

    Brooklyn Nets (39-40, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (59-20, first in the Eastern Conference)Milwaukee;...

    Sports

    Vegas faces Los Angeles for division showdown

    Vegas Golden Knights (43-31-7, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Los Angeles Kings (30-42-9, eighth in the Pacific...

    Sports

    St. Louis puts home win streak on the line against Vancouver

    Vancouver Canucks (35-36-10, fifth in the Pacific Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (44-28-9, third in the Central Division)St....

    Sports

    Crosby, Penguins to host the Rangers

    New York Rangers (31-36-14, seventh in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (44-26-11, third in the Metropolitan...

    Sports

    Philadelphia takes on Chicago, aims to break 3-game slide

    Philadelphia 76ers (49-30, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (22-57, 13th in the Eastern Conference)Chicago;...

    Sports

    Ottawa Senators host Columbus Blue Jackets Saturday

    Columbus Blue Jackets (46-31-4, fifth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Ottawa Senators (29-46-6, eighth in the Atlantic...

    Sports

    Boston faces Eastern Conference-leader Tampa Bay

    Tampa Bay Lightning (61-16-4, first in the Atlantic Division) vs. Boston Bruins (49-23-9, second in the Atlantic...

    Sports

    Kane and the Blackhawks visit the Predators

    Chicago Blackhawks (36-33-12, sixth in the Central Division) vs. Nashville Predators (46-29-6, first in the Central...

    Sports

    MacKinnon and the Avalanche visit the Sharks

    Colorado Avalanche (38-29-14, fifth in the Central Division) vs. San Jose Sharks (45-27-9, second in the Pacific Division)San...

    Sports

    Barkov, Panthers to host the Devils

    New Jersey Devils (30-41-10, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Florida Panthers (36-32-13, fifth in the Atlantic...

    Sports

    Arizona plays conference foe Winnipeg

    Winnipeg Jets (46-30-5, second in the Central Division) vs. Arizona Coyotes (39-34-8, fourth in the Pacific Division)Glendale,...

    Sports

    Capitals play the Islanders in Eastern Conference battle

    New York Islanders (47-27-7, second in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Washington Capitals (48-25-8, first in the Metropolitan...

    Sports

    Flyers face the Hurricanes on 4-game skid

    Carolina Hurricanes (45-29-7, fourth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (37-36-8, sixth in the Metropolitan...

    Sports

    Detroit puts home win streak on the line against Buffalo

    Buffalo Sabres (32-39-10, seventh in the Atlantic Division) vs. Detroit Red Wings (32-39-10, sixth in the Atlantic...

    Sports

    Dallas plays conference foe Minnesota

    Minnesota Wild (37-35-9, seventh in the Central Division) vs. Dallas Stars (42-32-7, fourth in the Central Division)Dallas;...

    Sports

    'Our country is full': Trump says migrants straining system

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Declaring "our country is full," President Donald Trump on Friday insisted the U.S. immigration system was...

    Health

    Friday Sports in Brief

    MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALLMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Duke freshman Zion Williamson is The Associated Press men's college basketball...

    Health

    Jury rejects Harry Reid lawsuit against fitness band maker

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — A jury in Las Vegas flatly rejected former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's lawsuit against an exercise band maker he...

    Sports

    Trout homers twice to help Angels snap 5-game skid

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout doesn't seem to be feeling the pressure of his $426.5 million, 12-year contract when playing...

    Sports

    Anniversary look at past Masters champions

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A look at some of the anniversaries this year at the Masters:75 years ago (1944): Bobby Jones and Clifford...

    Sports

    A tough fifth hole gets a little longer, harder

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tucked away on the far end of Augusta National is the toughest par 4 on the front nine.For this Masters, it...

    Sports

    Magic closer to ending playoff drought, Warriors near 1 seed

    A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with five days remaining in the regular season:EASTERN CONFERENCEThe...

    Sports

    Nuggets clinch Northwest with 119-110 win over Trail Blazers

    DENVER (AP) — Michael Malone stopped when he saw Tim Connelly standing nearby and gave his boss a bear hug. Connelly returned...

    Sports

    Things to know for the NCAA Tournament's Final Four

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Following an epic Elite Eight and a week of buildup, the Final Four is finally here.Michigan State is the...

    Sports

    Lakers surprise playoff-bound Clippers 122-117

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are hanging onto sixth in the West playoff race for now despite two straight...

    The OK Photo Issue

    HealthDec 9, 2018

    Near as I can tell, photographers from The Oklahoman archived nearly 30,000 photos during the past year. Our photo staff is seasoned, talented and hugely productive. In this issue of The OK, we share their gifts and hard work with you. In these...

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    Sports

    Auburn's Bruce Pearl has sheen of sweat, slime and success

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — There is a sheen that always seems to glisten on Auburn coach Bruce Pearl.You see, he sweats. A lot.He...

    News

    For American Jews, Trump is key figure in Israeli election

    NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump isn't on the ballot for Israel's national election, yet he's a dominant factor for many American...

    Sports

    Jackson nets 35 points, Suns beat Pelicans in overtime

    PHOENIX (AP) — The short-handed Phoenix Suns closed out their home season with a victory Friday and looked toward their final...

    Business

    The Latest: Trump visits his California golf club

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the border (all times local):11:25 p.m.President Donald Trump has...

    Sports

    Anaheim Ducks wrap up season with 5-2 win over rival Kings

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — No previous edition of the Freeway Faceoff had ever meant less. The state of Southern California hockey...

    Sports

    Dodgers hit 3 homers, beat Rockies 10-6; Trout homers twice

    DENVER (AP) — Max Muncy, Cody Bellinger and Russell Martin homered as the Los Angeles Dodgers kept up their longball barrage,...

    Sports

    Celtics top Pacers 117-97 in crucial Eastern Conference game

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jason Tatum scored 22 points and Gordon Hayward added 21 in his return to Indianapolis on Friday night,...

    Sports

    Brewers hit 5 home runs, send Cubs to 6th loss in row, 13-10

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers used a power surge to maintain their strong start and keep the Chicago Cubs...

    Sports

    Jazz dominate Kings 119-98 for seventh straight win

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Everything fell into place for the Utah Jazz early on defense. It equaled a tough 40 minutes for the...

    Sports

    Blue Jackets earn playoff berth; Blackhawks roll

    NEW YORK (AP) — Artemi Panarin scored in the shootout and the Columbus Blue Jackets clinched the last playoff spot in the...

    Business

    Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him:WHAT DO I...

    Sports

    Correa's homer helps Astros over Athletics 3-2

    HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa is finally feeling like himself again after struggling with a back problem that hindered him for...

    Sports

    Dirk dunks as Wright helps Grizzlies beat Mavericks 122-112

    DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki set a screen for a pick-and-roll a few seconds into what could be the second-to-last home game for...

    Business

    UK's May seeks cross-party talks to avert 'no-deal' Brexit

    LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May has brought a new word to the Brexit lexicon: compromise.May offered Tuesday to hold...

    News

    Mormons bracing for more changes at church conference

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are preparing for more changes as they gather...

    Sports

    Marte has 2 HRs, 5 RBIs, Diamondbacks rout Red Sox 15-8

    PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Jones wanted to make one thing perfectly clear."I'm not replacing Paul (Goldschmidt), by any stretch,"...

    Sports

    Blue Jackets edge Rangers in shootout to earn playoff spot

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets didn't get discouraged after giving up the tying goal in the closing seconds of...

    Crime

    Bike-riding face slasher charged in Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who rode around on a bicycle with a knife and slashed the faces and necks of nine people in Los...

    Sports

    George scores 30, Thunder beat Pistons 123-110

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Paul George had a simple explanation for why the Oklahoma City Thunder pulled away from the Detroit...

    Sports

    Stars lose 6-1 to Kane, Blackhawks

    CHICAGO (AP) — One more point could provide a big lift for the Dallas Stars.They get another chance on Saturday night.Dallas'...

    Sports

    Wolves beat Heat 111-109 as Wade's shot misses at buzzer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Miami Heat looked for a bit of magic from their retiring star when Dwayne Wade went up for a shot at the...

    Sports

    Hoskins drives in 4, Phillies beat Twins 10-4

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Patience is paying off for the Philadelphia Phillies.Rhys Hoskins had three hits and drove in four runs,...

    Sports

    Hayward delivers perfect finish as Celtics rout Pacers

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gordon Hayward executed the game plan perfectly for Boston on Friday night.He made all nine of his shots....

    Sports

    Brown, Cox lead Baylor over Oregon 72-67 into women's final

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Locked in a close game for the first time in weeks, Baylor never flinched.Kalani Brown scored 22 points and...

    Sports

    Harden scores 26 in Rockets' 120-96 blowout win over Knicks

    HOUSTON (AP) — David Fizdale let out a sigh of disgust when he was asked if he was pleased with his New York Knicks holding...

    Crime

    Ex-cop's attorneys join media access request at murder trial

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for a former Minneapolis police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed woman joined the...

    Sports

    Aldridge scores 24 points, leads Spurs past Wizards 129-112

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs are trying to become a better road team as they battle for position in the Western...

    News

    Judge again halts high-capacity magazine sales in California

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday halted sales of high-capacity ammunition magazines in California, giving...

    Sports

    Gausman sharp in 2019 debut as Braves beat Marlins 4-0

    ATLANTA (AP) — It felt like opening night to Kevin Gausman, and he battled first-game jitters — for two batters.After that, the...

    Sports

    Santana's 'sweet home' run gives Indians 3-2 win over Jays

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana touched the plate and was swept up in the arms of his teammates.This was no ordinary home...

    Crime

    FBI: NY man threatened to kill Minn. Congresswoman

    NEW YORK (AP) — A western New York man has been charged with threatening to kill U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.Federal...

    Sports

    Musgrove outduels Gray, Pirates hand Reds 3rd shutout in row

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Whatever chance the Pittsburgh Pirates have of elbowing their way into the conversation in the NL Central...

    Sports

    Deja vu: Lamb's 3-pointer lifts Hornets past Raptors 113-111

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Toronto Raptors are hoping they don't have to see Jeremy Lamb in the playoffs.Lamb beat the Raptors...

    Governor's staff to focus on Oklahoma's biggest health challenges first

    HealthApr 2, 2019

    State officials are close to pinning down which big health issues will be targeted first by the Stitt administration, Jerome Loughridge, Oklahoma's new secretary of health and mental health, said Monday. "We're going to take on the most...

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    Sports

    Magic use huge 1st half to rout Hawks 149-113 in home finale

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It didn't take long to tell which team had something on the line Friday night — and which team didn't.The...

    News

    Board suspends agency director over rifle sticker complaint

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The executive director of the Alaska human rights commission has been suspended for 15 working days...

    Sports

    Former Air Force receiver hoping NFL is a dream delayed

    DENVER (AP) — Two years after the U.S. Defense Department thwarted his plans of going straight from the Air Force Academy to...

    News

    Avengers help unveil $5M donation for seriously ill children

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Some of Marvel's top Avengers have assembled to support a $5 million donation to benefit seriously ill...

    Health

    Kansas lawmakers OK mandating notice on abortion 'reversal'

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators passed a measure Friday that would require abortion providers to tell patients who are...

    Sports

    Collins scores 19, South Florida beats DePaul for CBI title

    CHICAGO (AP) — David Collins had 19 points and eight rebounds as South Florida beat DePaul 77-65 on Friday night for the...

    Sports

    In-Kyung Kim back on top at ANA, 7 years after 1-foot miss

    RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Seven years after missing a 1-foot putt on the final hole of regulation and losing a playoff,...

    Health

    The Latest: Jury rejects Harry Reid therapy band injury case

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's injury lawsuit against the maker of an exercise band (all times...

    Sports

    LA Longballs: Muncy, Bellinger, Martin HR, Dodgers beat Rox

    DENVER (AP) — Cody Bellinger couldn't offer up a deep explanation on why the Los Angeles Dodgers are going deep so...

    Sports

    Si Woo Kim leads by 4 after 2nd round at Valero Texas Open

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth are successfully fine-tuning their preparations for the Masters.However,...

    Business

    Jury in Las Vegas rejects former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's injury lawsuit against exercise band maker

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jury in Las Vegas rejects former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid's injury lawsuit against exercise band maker.

    Sports

    Keys beats top-seeded Stephens to reach Volvo Car Open semis

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Madison Keys rallied late to down top-seeded Sloane Stephens for the first time in four career meetings...

    Crime

    TSA agent arrested at Denver airport on child sex charges

    DENVER (AP) — A Transportation Security Administration agent has been arrested at Denver International Airport on charges of...

    Sports

    Tatis, Padres win in Cards' home opener; Goldschmidt 5th HR

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — San Diego rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. knew all about the passionate St. Louis fan base — he was given a heads-up...

    Business

    NYC ponders how to rebuild highway and preserve beloved view

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York faces a challenge: How does it fix a disintegrating highway that serves as a critical traffic artery...

    Sports

    Rays jump to early lead, spoil Giants' home opener 5-2

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — None of the Tampa Bay Rays wanted to see their old pal Evan Longoria in the batter's box with the game on...

    Sports

    Vanderbilt hires Grizzlies assistant Jerry Stackhouse

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt went outside college athletics for its new athletic director a few months ago, and now the...

    Sports

    Dolly Parton makes NASCAR debut as sponsor at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Tyler Reddick had his own "Hello, Dolly" moment when he saw his pink and white race car at Bristol Motor...

    News

    Rights and media groups want information on Khashoggi trial

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Seven human rights and press freedom groups are urging the United States, Britain and France to speak out...

    Crime

    Warrants issued for alleged vandals of Border Patrol museum

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — More than a dozen people from eight states are facing arrest in connection with the vandalism of a West...

    Crime

    Prosecutor: Authorities skeptical early of man's abuse claim

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the investigation of a man who allegedly claimed to be a long-missing child from Illinois (all...

    Sports

    Rangers place Volquez on injured list due to elbow sprain

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Texas Rangers have put pitcher Edinson Volquez on the 10-day injured list because of a sprained...

    Business

    AP sources: Cowboys, Lawrence agree on $105 million contract

    DALLAS (AP) — DeMarcus Lawrence has the long-term contract he felt he deserved after the star defensive end for the Dallas...

    News

    Henson, Hadid give emotional remarks at Variety honors

    NEW YORK (AP) — Taraji P. Henson teared up as she discussed suicide rates among young black people. Gigi Hadid did the same as...

    News

    Ex-inmate left in hot New Mexico prison van wins $2M lawsuit

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former New Mexico inmate has won a $2 million verdict in a lawsuit accusing corrections officers of...

    News

    Satanist acquitted of disrupting government meeting

    PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida religious freedom activist and self-proclaimed Satanist who objects to prayers before...

    Sports

    Duke's Williamson wins AP men's college player of the year

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Just about everything Zion Williamson did at Duke created a highlight or headline in a spectacle of a...

    Sports

    Elliott earns 1st short track pole with run at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Chase Elliott positioned himself to give Hendrick Motorsports a shot at its first victory of the season...

    Sports

    Moncada, White Sox win home opener, beat messy Mariners

    CHICAGO (AP) — Yoan Moncada has a more aggressive approach at the plate, a new position in the field and a strong belief that...

    Crime

    Ex-convict charged with pretending to be long-missing boy

    CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old ex-convict accused of pulling a cruel hoax by pretending to be a long-missing Illinois boy was...

    News

    Federal judge halts sales of high-capacity ammunition magazines in California, pending appeal

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal judge halts sales of high-capacity ammunition magazines in California, pending appeal.

    Sports

    Lucky 13: Penguins survive rocky path to playoff spot

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Erik Gudbranson didn't want to be "that guy," the one who whooped it up after the Pittsburgh Penguins locked...

    Health

    2 dead in hepatitis A outbreak in Florida county

    STUART, Fla. (AP) — Health officials say two people have died amid a hepatitis A outbreak declared in one Florida...

    Parkinson's patients find joy in dance

    HealthApr 3, 2019

    NORMAN — The dancers are seated in a large circle as the music begins, one in a wheelchair. Their movements are slow at first — deep breathing, stretching, reaching. As the dance class progresses, so does the energy in the room. Torsos twist;...

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    Crime

    Report: Man says friendly fire shooting stemmed from prank

    NEW YORK (AP) — A man charged in the friendly fire death of a New York City police officer says the shooting stemmed from a...

    News

    Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:ABC's "This Week" — Jay Sekulow, a lawyer for President Donald...

    Business

    Pipeline opponents ask judge to strike down Trump's permit

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a federal court Friday in a lawsuit to...

    Crime

    Parents decry girl's death in suspected road rage shooting

    PHOENIX (AP) — The announcement Friday of an arrest in the fatal Phoenix road rage shooting of a 10-year-old girl in her...

    Business

    Tech entrepreneur gives $25M in cryptocurrency to alma mater

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A tech entrepreneur and his wife have made a very Silicon Valley donation to his San Francisco alma mater...

    Crime

    Kin of US tourist kidnapped in Uganda calls for her rescue

    PHOENIX (AP) — A relative of a California woman kidnapped while on a safari in Uganda said Friday he wants to see the U.S. send...

    Crime

    7 who accused Cosby of sex abuse settle defamation suits

    Seven women who said Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them decades ago and then labeled them liars by denying it have settled...

    News

    Mormon president surprises with transformative first year

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — At 94, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has proved a far more vigorous...

    Business

    US says 'significant work remains' in trade talks with China

    WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says "significant work remains" in trade talks with China, and...

    News

    Fans mourn grunge rock icon Kurt Cobain 25 years after death

    SEATTLE (AP) — On the 25th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, dozens of people left flowers, candles and handwritten messages...

    Sports

    Palmer leads East past West 110-105 in NCAA All-Star game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Palmer of Nebraska scored 21 points, Ahmad Caver of Old Dominion had 12 points, five rebounds and nine...

    News

    Proposed pump project in Mississippi has bipartisan support

    VALLEY PARK, Miss. (AP) — A Democratic congressman who represents the Mississippi Delta reiterated his support Friday for a...

    Sports

    Michigan State, Texas Tech get ready for a Final Four grind

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hunker down, hoops fans. This one might be ugly.The Final Four's second semifinal Saturday features Texas...

    Sports

    Meb will be in his element as part-owner of Carlsbad 5000

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Meb Keflezighi hasn't slowed down a bit since retiring from competitive running.Among his latest ventures is...

    Crime

    Rwandan man linked to genocide guilty of immigration fraud

    BOSTON (AP) — A Rwandan man suspected of participating in the African country's 1994 genocide has been convicted of immigration...

    Sports

    Darrell Waltrip starts victory lap on his 2nd NASCAR career

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — In the shadows of the Darrell Waltrip Grandstands, ol' DW officially launched the second victory lap of...

    Business

    US judge orders quicker bond hearings for asylum seekers

    SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge on Friday ordered the U.S. government to give quicker bond hearings to immigrants caught on the...

    Sports

    Former sports radio co-host Carton gets 3½ years in prison

    NEW YORK (AP) — Sports radio personality Craig Carton was sentenced to 3½ years in prison Friday by a longtime fan and listener...

    Business

    25 local governments sue over California marijuana delivery

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has entered a potentially landmark legal fight against some of its own cities over one of the...

    Sports

    Pitcher Dan Straily agrees to $575,000 deal with Orioles

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Seeking to boost a thin starting rotation, the Baltimore Orioles agreed to a $575,000, one-year contact with...

    Crime

    The Latest: Road rage suspect held on $1 million bond

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on an arrest in the road rage shooting death of a 10-year-old Arizona girl (all times local):3:30...

    Sports

    Fresh from first win, Herta off to good start in Alabama

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Colton Herta hasn't won since he was 18, so he's eager for another taste of success.OK, it's only been...

    Business

    AP Interview: NC ex-regulator: No favors for indicted donor

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's former top insurance regulator said Friday he never performed favors for a big-money...

    Health

    Kansas lawmakers pass bill to allow Farm Bureau health plan

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican lawmakers in Kansas pressed ahead Friday with allowing the state Farm Bureau to offer health...

    Crime

    Lawyer: Drop guilty plea because ex-guard was killed

    MONROE, La. (AP) — A former prison guard was shot to death before he could be sentenced in an assault against handcuffed,...

    Crime

    Educator accused of taking gun to school, threatening staff

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — An administrator at a suburban Denver high school was arrested after police said he brought a handgun to...

    Sports

    49ers sign defensive lineman Damontre Moore to one-year deal

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Defensive lineman Damontre Moore has signed a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers.The...

    Business

    Former Dallas mayor pro tem sentenced to over 4 1/2 years

    DALLAS (AP) — Former Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway has been sentenced to just over 4 ½ years in prison after pleading...

    Business

    Pence says on Texas visit Venezuelan president 'must go'

    HOUSTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence said Friday during a visit to Texas that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro "must go"...

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    Teens get weekends in jail for racist, anti-Semitic graffiti

    GLENELG, Md. (AP) — Two Maryland teens have been sentenced to jail for racist and anti-Semitic graffiti that was found at their...

    News

    Ohio State doc's accusers await probe findings a year later

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A year after Ohio State announced an investigation into allegations of decades-old sexual misconduct by a...

    News

    Taliban siege in remote Afghan province kills 12 more troops

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban besieged an Afghan government and army compound in a remote western province for a second...

    Sports

    Bucks clinch top seed in the East, NBA with win over 76ers

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo helped Milwaukee lock up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and the NBA...

    Health

    Thursday Sports in Brief

    NBAPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo helped Milwaukee lock up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and the NBA...

    Sports

    Masters, Trivia Quiz

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — How well do you know the Masters? Try this quiz. Questions are listed comparative with how tough each hole...

    Sports

    Masters atmosphere keeps everyone on best behavior

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Francesco Molinari learned on the eve of his first appearance at the Masters this major was different from...

    Sports

    Hook 'em! Texas tops Lipscomb to win NIT championship

    NEW YORK (AP) — Texas can hook its horns to an NIT championship.Dylan Osetkowski had 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead Texas to...

    Sports

    Baylor-Oregon: Final 4 matchup of contrasting styles

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Kim Mulkey rejects the notion that being the No. 1 overall seed makes Baylor the team to beat in the women's...

    Sports

    Ionescu enjoying Final Four, not focused on WNBA decision

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — At some point over the next few days, Sabrina Ionescu is going to have to decide whether she wants to return...

    Sports

    Analysis: Cal coach Lindsay Gottlieb breaks down Final Four

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cal coach Lindsay Gottlieb faced three of the four women's Final Four participants this season. Here, she...

    Health

    Nutrition plays a small but vital role at Final Four

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Braden Burke sat at his stall finishing off the last remnants of his lunch as reporters filled the Michigan...

    Sports

    Claressa Shields trains for Showtime fight in Atlantic City

    NEW YORK (AP) — Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer mostly feinted trash talking, using a few long glares and verbal jabs...

    Sports

    No. 1 Bucks: Milwaukee clinches top spot in the NBA

    A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with six days remaining in the regular season:EASTERN CONFERENCEThe...

    Sports

    Arizona hosts Boston for home opener

    Boston Red Sox (2-6, fifth in the AL East) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (3-4, third in the AL West)Phoenix; Friday, 7 p.m....

    Sports

    Thornton expected to start for Toronto against Cleveland

    Toronto Blue Jays (3-5, fourth in the AL East) vs. Cleveland Indians (3-3, third in the AL Central)Cleveland; Friday, 7 p.m....

    Sports

    Houston hosts Oakland for 2019 home opener

    Oakland Athletics (6-4, third in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (2-5, fourth in the AL West)Houston; Friday, 8 p.m....

    Sports

    Slumping Angels look to stop 5-game slide

    Texas Rangers (5-2, second in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (1-6, fifth in the AL West)Anaheim, California; Friday, 10...

    Sports

    Chicago hosts Seattle for home opener

    Seattle Mariners (7-1, first in the AL West) vs. Chicago White Sox (2-3, fourth in the AL Central)Chicago; Friday, 2 p.m....

    Sports

    Odorizzi expected to start for Twins at Phillies

    Minnesota Twins (4-1, first in the AL Central) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (4-1, first in the AL East)Philadelphia; Friday, 7...

    Sports

    Los Angeles Kings to face Anaheim Ducks on the road

    Los Angeles Kings (30-41-9, eighth in the Pacific Division) vs. Anaheim Ducks (34-37-10, sixth in the Pacific Division)Anaheim,...

    Sports

    Dallas Stars travel to Chicago to take on the Blackhawks

    Dallas Stars (42-31-7, fourth in the Central Division) vs. Chicago Blackhawks (35-33-12, seventh in the Central...

    Sports

    Columbus and New York square off in division action

    Columbus Blue Jackets (45-31-4, fifth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. New York Rangers (31-36-13, seventh in the Metropolitan...

    Sports

    Slumping Reds look to end 5-game slide

    Cincinnati Reds (1-5, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (2-3, third in the NL Central)Pittsburgh; Friday, 7 p.m....

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    Sports

    Colorado hosts Los Angeles for 2019 home opener

    Los Angeles Dodgers (5-2, first in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (3-4, fourth in the NL West)Denver; Friday, 4 p.m....

    Sports

    Slumping Marlins look to end 3-game skid

    Miami Marlins (2-5, fifth in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (3-3, third in the NL East)Atlanta; Friday, 7 p.m. EDTPITCHING...

    Sports

    San Francisco hosts Tampa Bay for home opener

    Tampa Bay Rays (5-2, first in the AL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (2-5, fifth in the AL West)San Francisco; Friday, 4 p.m....

    Sports

    Dallas plays Memphis in conference battle

    Dallas; Friday, 8:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Western Conference foes Dallas and Memphis face off at the American Airlines...

    Sports

    Woodruff scheduled to start for Milwaukee against Chicago

    Chicago Cubs (1-5, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (6-1, first in the NL Central)Milwaukee; Friday, 8 p.m....

    Sports

    Houston faces New York, looks for 5th straight home win

    Houston; Friday, 8 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Houston hosts New York trying to prolong its four-game home winning streak.The Rockets...

    Sports

    Indiana plays Boston in conference showdown

    Indianapolis; Friday, 8 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Eastern Conference foes Indiana and Boston face off at the Bankers Life...

    Sports

    Jazz play the Kings on 6-game win streak

    Salt Lake City; Friday, 9 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Utah will try to keep its six-game win streak going when the Jazz take on...

    Sports

    Phoenix faces New Orleans in conference matchup

    Phoenix; Friday, 10 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Western Conference foes Phoenix and New Orleans square off at the Talking Stick Resort...

    Sports

    St. Louis hosts San Diego for home opener

    San Diego Padres (4-3, second in the NL West) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (3-3, second in the NL Central)St. Louis; Friday, 4:15...

    Sports

    Beal and the Wizards host the Spurs

    Washington; Friday, 7 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Bradley Beal leads Washington into a matchup against San Antonio. He's 10th in the...

    Sports

    Clippers host the Lakers in conference showdown

    Los Angeles; Friday, 10:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers square off in Western...

    Sports

    Cleveland faces Golden State, aims to break 7-game slide

    Oakland, California; Friday, 10:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Cleveland aims to stop its seven-game slide with a win against Golden...

    Sports

    Lillard, Trail Blazers set for matchup with the Nuggets

    Denver; Friday, 10:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Damian Lillard leads Portland into a matchup against Denver. He's ninth in the NBA...