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Pistorius trial: cricket bat, toilet door in court

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Kneeling in court and swinging a cricket bat at Oscar Pistorius' toilet door, a South African forensic analyst demonstrated Wednesday how the double-amputee athlete may have bashed the door to get to the girlfriend he had just fatally shot.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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Dallas-Columbus game postponed after player collapses

DALLAS (AP) — When the pounding of their sticks on the boards didn't get the attention of the officials, Dallas Stars players jumped off the bench and onto the ice while the game was going on.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Darvish goes 5 innings as Reds beat Rangers

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Yu Darvish pitched five positive innings and Jurickson Profar homered as the Texas Rangers beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Angels rough up Bauer in win over Indians

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Collin Cowgill's two-run homer off Trevor Bauer highlighted a three-run fifth inning that carried the Los Angeles Angels over the Cleveland Indians 8-3 Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Minnesota GOP lawmaker apologizes for NBA tweet

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota lawmaker apologized Monday for his tweet about NBA players that some saw as racist, saying he was rightly held accountable for inaccurate stereotyping.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Dallas Seavey wins his second Iditarod dog race

NOME, Alaska (AP) — Dallas Seavey ran a blistering pace to rally from third place and win his second Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race early Tuesday in a record-breaking finish, after a sudden storm blew the front-runner out of the competition and kept another musher minutes away from her first win.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Ohio panel to weigh letting hunters use silencers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio committee has scheduled a vote on a bill that would let Ohio hunters to use firearms silencers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Cavs' Bennett out 3 weeks with knee injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers rookie forward Anthony Bennett is expected to miss at least three weeks with a strained left knee.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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