Korver scores 21, Hawks hold off pesky Nets 99-92 in Game 1

Published Apr. 19 2015 @ 8:29pm

ATLANTA — Kyle Korver scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the pesky Brooklyn Nets 99-92 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series Sunday night.

Bobby Brown tells concert goers his ailing daughter is awake

Published Apr. 19 2015

ATLANTA -- Bobby Brown told concert goers Saturday night that his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown is awake nearly three months...

South Pittsburg coach resigns to focus more on his own family

Published Apr. 19 2015

SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. -- After nine years of spending countless hours with other people's kids, David Phillips decided it was...

Gomes has 4 RBIs, Braves beat Blue Jays 5-2

Published Apr. 19 2015

TORONTO -- Atlanta's Shelby Miller has added to his arsenal since shutting out the Blue Jays last season.

Survivor: Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat off Libya's coast

Published Apr. 19 2015

ROME -- A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could...

Landslide blocks westbound lane of U.S. Highway 64 in Polk County, Tenn.

Published Apr. 19 2015

A landslide has blocked the westbound lane of U.S. Highway 64 in Polk County, Tenn.

Lookouts vs Birmingham Barons series finale called due to wet weather

Published Apr. 19 2015

Today's series finale between the Chattanooga Lookouts and Birmingham Barons at AT&T Field has been called due to wet...

Almonds get roasted in debate over California water use

Published Apr. 19 2015

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California almonds are becoming one of the world's favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for...

30K runners, 28,200 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers

Published Apr. 19 2015

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Marathon includes 26.2 miles, 34 elite athletes, 30,000 runners, 87 countries, 1 million spectators and...

Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home

Published Apr. 19 2015

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a...

Top web stories and videos: April 12-17

Published Apr. 19 2015

The most viewed articles and videos of the week.

Intervention by Alaska governor spares lives of bears

Published Apr. 19 2015

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The lives of a black bear and four cubs that have been feasting on garbage in an...

Green Day plows into Rock Hall along with Jett, Ringo

Published Apr. 18 2015

CLEVELAND — With plenty of punk attitude and energy, Green Day thrashed its way into the Rock Hall.

Email: Affleck asked PBS to not reveal slave-owning ancestor

Published Apr. 18 2015

BOSTON -- Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor,...

Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips north of Seattle

Published Apr. 18 2015

LYNNWOOD, Wash. — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives...

Ringo Starr, Green Day, Bill Withers enter Rock Hall

Published Apr. 18 2015

CLEVELAND — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is welcoming its newest class, featuring a Beatle, three punks from...

Storms developing from Texas through central Nebraska

Published Apr. 18 2015

HOUSTON -- Storms featuring high winds, hail and at least one report of a tornado swept through an area stretching...

Pups rescued from taped-up box dropped at Goodwill

Published Apr. 18 2015

Three puppies crammed into a cardboard box and abandonded at a Goodwill drop-off site were rescued when a woman noticed...

'Star Wars' design team teases 'Force Awakens' themes

Published Apr. 18 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30...

Donaldson's homer in 10th lifts Blue Jays over Braves 6-5

Published Apr. 18 2015

TORONTO — Josh Donaldson hit his third home run in two days, a leadoff shot in the 10th inning that...