Some victims of California explosion released from hospital
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) ? Pacific Gas & Electric Co. investigators were at the scene Saturday of a natural gas pipeline blast at a sheriff's gun range, as four of the 11 people injured in the explosion were released from the hospital.
Tulsa reserve deputy's attorneys release training recordsTULSA, Okla. (AP) ? Attorneys have released some of the training records for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma.
Usher, Gwen Stefani among headliners for Earth Day rally
Merritt maintains edge through 3 rounds at RBC Heritage
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) ? Troy Merritt felt the fear Saturday he experienced during his successful amateur career. The third-round leader at the RBC Heritage expects another healthy dose Sunday.
Wiser LA Clippers prepared for 1st-round showdown with Spurs
Curry scores 34, Warriors beat Pelicans 106-99 in Game 1
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) ? Stephen Curry scored 34 points with an MVP-worthy performance, and the Golden State Warriors went up big before holding off the New Orleans Pelicans 106-99 in their playoff opener Saturday.
Blues whip Wild 4-1, even series at game apiece
ST. LOUIS (AP) ? Vladimir Tarasenko scored two goals in the first period and then had an empty-netter for his first career playoff hat trick, leading the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday that evened their playoff series at a game apiece.
Finance officials see rising risks to economic recovery
WASHINGTON (AP) ? World finance officials said Saturday they see a number of threats on the horizon for a global economy still clawing back from the deepest recession in seven decades, and a potential Greek debt default presents the most immediate risk.
'Star Wars' design team teases 'Force Awakens' themes
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) ? "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30 years after the events in "Return of the Jedi" and coming to theaters just over 30 years after the film first debuted, that idea remained top of mind for the film's brand new production design team, fans learned at Star Wars Celebration on Saturday.
IMF, World Bank 2015 spring meetings in Washington on SaturdayThe following are highlights of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings on Saturday in Washington, where finance ministers, central bankers and other top officials are gathering. Europe has sheltered itself from turbulence. "The fall in the value of the euro is very good news for all of Europe and in particular for France.