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  • Devils trade D Marek Zidlicky to Red Wings for draft pick

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings picked up one of New Jersey’s most reliable defenseman for their playoff push in a move that left many wondering whether Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello was…

  • Monday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL National League ATLANTA BRAVES — Agreed to terms with RHPs Mauricio Cabrera, Brandon Cunniff, Mike Foltynewicz, Juan Jaime, Tyrell Jenkins, Shelby Miller, Williams Perez, Shae Simmons, Arodys Vizcaino and Dan Winkler; LHPs Luis Avilan,…

  • Georgia looks to derail No. 1 Kentucky’s quest for history

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — With a perfect regular season in sight, No. 1 Kentucky looks downright unstoppable. Georgia is the next team standing in the way, hoping to somehow trip up the Wildcats. Good luck…

  • Sex offender who fled Canada for Seattle arrested in rape

    SEATTLE (AP) — A high-risk sex offender who fled Canada for Seattle is being held on $1 million bail after authorities charged him with raping a 69-year-old woman. According to documents filed in King County…

  • House backs bill to force VA execs to give back bonuses

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Monday approved a bill allowing the Veterans Affairs secretary to force senior executives to repay bonuses if the employees engaged in misconduct. The bill, approved on a voice vote,…

  • NASCAR falls flat in follow-up to Daytona 500

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR did not have its finest weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway, where the follow-up to the Daytona 500 began with the theft of a race car and a parked SUV rolling…

  • Federal judge blocks Nebraska’s same-sex marriage ban

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s same-sex marriage ban was thrown into question Monday alongside those in three nearby states that are set for a hearing before a federal appeals court. U.S. District Court Judge Joseph…

  • Well-liked photo teacher found dead in California classroom

    PLACENTIA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California teacher who committed suicide by hanging in her classroom was a well-liked 31-year-old photography instructor, authorities said Monday. Students arriving at El Dorado High School found Jillian Jacobson’s…

  • Tigers SS Iglesias back on field in win over Fla Southern

    LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Detroit shortstop Jose Iglesias played in his first game in more than a year, and the Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-2 Monday at spring training. As planned, Iglesias played one inning.…

  • Monday’s College Baseball Scores

    EAST St. Joseph’s (LI) at Utica, ccd. SOUTH Bellarmine 6-6, Hillsdale 5-3 Boston College 10, Villanova 2 Clemson 7, South Carolina 0 Spring Hill at Lane, ccd. SOUTHWEST UTPA at Incarnate Word, ppd.

  • Boehner leaves open possible vote on Dem-backed DHS bill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner left open the possibility Monday that the House might pass long-term funding for the Homeland Security Department without immigration provisions attached, as Republican options dwindled for avoiding a capitulation…

  • Harden suspended 1 game for kicking James in the groin

    NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has suspended Houston star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin. The All-Stars and Olympic teammates became tangled in the third quarter of…

  • Fiery crash kills 4, closes highway in Jacksonville, Florida

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A tractor-trailer slammed into an SUV from behind, causing a fiery crash that killed four people and shut down southbound lanes of an Interstate highway perimeter around Jacksonville, Florida. A Florida…

  • Southern California man charged with raping teen over 5 days

    VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities have arrested a man they allege kidnapped a 16-year-old New York girl and raped her over five days in a recreational vehicle. Forty-nine-year-old Buck Wylde Murphy, of Victorville,…

  • Susan Rice: Bad Iran nuclear deal is worse than no deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s national security adviser says a bad nuclear deal with Iran is worse than no deal at all. Susan Rice is speaking to the annual meeting of the pro-Israel lobby…