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  • Eastern Michigan clamps down on Ohio 76-40

    YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Raven Lee scored 19 points and Mike Talley added 16 with seven assists as Eastern Michigan broke out of its conference slump to beat Ohio 76-40 Tuesday night. The Eagles (13-7,…

  • Akron beats Ball State 59-47

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Pat Forsythe scored a career-high 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting and Akron beat Ball State 59-47 on Tuesday night, winning its 12th straight game in the series. Noah Robotham had five…

  • Partial store roof collapse in Philadelphia injures 3 women

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An athletic-wear store’s roof partially collapsed Tuesday, apparently as bricks fell from a taller building next door, injuring three women inside. The three women were taken from the Lululemon store to a…

  • Australian Open Results

    Wednesday At Melbourne Park Melbourne, Australia Purse: $32.9 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Women Quarterfinals Madison Keys, United States, def. Venus Williams (18), United States, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4. Doubles Men Quarterfinals Simone Bolelli and…

  • Georgia wins 5th straight in SEC, beating Vanderbilt 70-62

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Nemanja Djurisic scored 15 points, Marcus Thornton added 14 and Georgia stretched its Southeastern Conference winning streak to five in a row with a 70-62 victory over Vanderbilt on Tuesday night.…

  • Buffalo beats Western Michigan 77-71

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Moss scored 23 points with 10 rebounds and Buffalo pulled away in the second half to beat Western Michigan 77-71 on Tuesday. Western Michigan (13-7, 4-3 Mid-American) led by two…

  • Ga. man executed for killing fellow inmate

    ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia on Tuesday executed a man who killed a fellow inmate despite arguments from his lawyers that his execution was prohibited by the Constitution because he was intellectually disabled. Warren Lee Hill…

  • Grizzlies G Conley out against Mavericks with sprained wrist

    DALLAS (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley is sitting out against the Dallas Mavericks, one night after spraining his left wrist in a win over Orlando. Conley, who has a chance to make the…

  • Mormon leaders call for measures protecting gay rights

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church announced a campaign Tuesday for new laws that protect gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people from discrimination while somehow also protecting people who assert their religious beliefs.…

  • Connecticut baby decides to arrive early in blizzard

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Sarah and Andrew Browning were not expecting to have their baby until Valentine’s Day, so when the Farmington woman began having contractions Monday, she assumed it was false labor. As the…

  • 10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. NEW ENGLAND BRACES FOR BITTER COLD As the region digs out from the Blizzard of 2015, forecasters…

  • Australian leader vows to consult more widely on knighthoods

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister on Wednesday promised to consult more widely before bestowing knighthoods in the future as he weathered an avalanche of criticisms over his decision to make the husband of…

  • Michigan beats Nebraska 58-44

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Zak Irvin had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Michigan rode a strong second-half start to a 58-44 victory over Nebraska on Tuesday. The Wolverines (13-8, 6-3 Big Ten) led…

  • AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EST

    ‘It’s a wicked storm': Blizzard shows no mercy on Boston area, dumping 2 feet of snow BOSTON (AP) — Its winds howling at more than 70 mph, the Blizzard of 2015 slammed Boston and surrounding…

  • NAIA Southern Oregon fundraising for championship rings

    Southern Oregon University won its first NAIA national trophy in football this past season. Now the school is looking for some help getting championship rings to go with it. Unlike in NCAA Division I, NAIA…