Louisville police cite department violation in arrest of top golfer Scottie Scheffler

The Kentucky police detective who arrested top golfer Scottie Scheffler violated department policies by failing to activate his body-worn camera during the interaction, officials said Thursday. The Louisville Police Department did not reveal what, if any, punishment was meted out to Detective Bryan Gillis as Chief Jacquelyn Gwinn-Villaroel would only say that such action would be “in … Read more

‘This means war:’ Utah grief author Kouri Richins makes first comments since arrest in husband’s fatal poisioning

Kouri Richins, the Utah mother accused of spiking her husband’s cocktail with a fatal dose of fentanyl, made her first comments since she was arrested last year in a series of jailhouse statements that criticized prosecutors, asserted her innocence and described recent upheaval in the case as “forced.” Richins, 34, a mother of three who wrote … Read more

Luka Dončić and Kyrie Irving put big-game experience on display as Mavericks turn the tables on Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS — This year’s version of the NBA’s Final Four features no recent champion. Nor does it feature a reigning or past Most Valuable Player, a statistical anomaly since the media began voting in 1981. What it means is there’s opportunity around, and moments are waiting to be seized. Luka Dončić has been close to … Read more

This Date in Baseball-Week Ahead

April 30 1903 — The New York Highlanders won their home opener at Hilltop Park, 6-2 over Washington. 1919 — Philadelphia’s Joe Oeschger and Brooklyn’s Burleigh Grimes pitched complete games in a 9-9, 20-inning tie. Both teams scored three runs in the 19th inning. Oeschger gave up 22 hits and walked five, while Grimes allowed … Read more