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For James, Cleveland trip was to support Ilgauskas - Pantagraph
CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James says he simply wanted to support his friend, so the Miami Heat star found himself back in his old stomping grounds. James couldn't pass up the opportunity to show his support for Zydrunas Ilgauskas. He was back in Cleveland as ...
Police seek security balance for Boston Marathon - Pantagraph
BOSTON (AP) — This year's Boston Marathon will feature more police, more surveillance cameras and tightened rules for runners and spectators. But organizers hope the marathon's 118th running will still have the celebratory atmosphere of past years.
Shoe-bomb witness to speak from London at NY trial - Pantagraph
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and al-Qaida spokesman after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is set to resume with the airing of testimony from a London resident who says he participated in a 2001 shoe-bomb plot.
BAE report says Ukraine has faced cyberattacks - Pantagraph
LONDON (AP) — Ukraine was repeatedly attacked by sophisticated cyberspies as tensions between pro-Russian and Western-leaning factions escalated in recent months, according to a report from U.K.-based defense contractor BAE Systems. Ukrainian computer ...
Katherine Taylor - Pantagraph
Colfax – Katherine Jean Taylor, 73, Colfax, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Saturday (March 8, 2014) at her residence. Her funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, rural Colfax. Pastor Connie Frase will be officiating. Burial will ...
Pistorius trial: Stunning testimony in 1st week - Pantagraph
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The testimony in the first week of Oscar Pistorius' murder trial was jaw dropping at times, and more riveting evidence is expected as the prosecution seeks to prove beyond reasonable doubt that the double-amputee athlete ...
'300' sequel rules box office with $45.1M debut - Pantagraph
NEW YORK (AP) — The stylish combat film "300: Rise of an Empire" topped the box office with a strong debut of $45.1 million seven years after the original "300" became an unlikely sensation. According to studio estimates Sunday, the "300" sequel opened ...
Creighton's McDermott scores 45, goes over 3,000 - Pantagraph
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Doug McDermott saved his best game for his last one at CenturyLink Center. McDermott scored a career-high 45 points and became the eighth player in Division I history to go over 3,000 for a career, helping No. 13 Creighton roll to an ...
Wilma "Billie" Meyer - Pantagraph
SIBLEY - Wilma “Billie” Meyer, 91, of Sibley, went home to her Lord at 3:45 a.m. Saturday (March 8, 2014) at ASTA Care of Colfax, Colfax. Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Sibley, with the Rev. Corrine Blizzard ...
US general's accuser was ambitious soldier too - Pantagraph
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Army captain who has accused Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair of sexually assaulting her during their three-year relationship was an ambitious soldier with plans to make the military her career, much like the boss she loved and ...