• Santa Fe County to offer $5 cab rides on ‘Cinco De Mayo’

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A county in northern New Mexico says it will offer $5 subsidized cab rides for “Cinco De Mayo” celebrators.

  • Chiefs gamble on trio of players with background questions

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have put as much faith in their off-the-field detective work as their between-the-lines scouting the past few years, and the result has been draft gems such as Marcus Peters.

  • An Indian village man sprinkles water from a broken pipe onto his face in a village in Samba district, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) from Jammu, India, Friday, April 29, 2016. Much of India is reeling under a weekslong heat wave and severe drought conditions that have decimated crops, killed livestock and left at least 330 million Indians without enough water for their daily needs. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

    Parts of India ban daytime cooking as hundreds die of heat

    PATNA, India (AP) — With sizzling temperatures claiming more than 300 lives this month in India, officials said they were banning daytime cooking in some parts of the drought-stricken country in a bid to prevent accidental fires that have killed nearly 80 more people.

  • In this Nov. 2, 2013, file photo, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue in West Lafayette, Ind. Ohio State tied a previous school record with a quintet of players selected in the first round Thursday night, April 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

    1st-round picks boost OSU’s cachet on recruiting trail

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thursday night was good for Ohio State, not only for five of its former players who soon will be rich, but also for its coaches who are trying to sell the program to elite recruits.