Mercer forward Bud Thomas (5) and Duke guard Rasheed Sulaimon, right, struggle for the ball during the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 21, 2014, in Raleigh, N.C. Mercer won 78-71. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

March Madness: Duke upset by Mercer

Daniel Coursey scored 17 points and Mercer pulled off the biggest upset in the NCAA tournament so far by knocking off Duke 78-71 Friday.

Convicted family killer Christian Longo is pushing for the right to donate his organs, though he is on death row (AP Photo/Doug Behtel, Pool)

Death row inmate wants to donate organs

Oregon death row inmate Christian Longo wants to donate a kidney to a Newberg man so desperate he’s been standing on a corner with a sign as…

FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2006 file photo, the red Nike swoosh marks the entrance to the company's headquarters campus in Beaverton, Ore. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

2014 World Cup boosts Nike profits

Nike said strong global demand for its athletic goods helped third-quarter net income beat Wall Street expectations as it readies for the Wo…