Plane Flying to Ohio State University From Cavaliers Game Vanishes


A small plane heading for Ohio State University with six people aboard vanished after taking off from an airport on the shores of Lake Erie late Thursday.

The Cessna Citation 525 departed at 10:57 p.m. Thursday from Burke Lakefront Airport in Cleveland. Air traffic control officials lost contact with it a short time later.

A spokesman for the airport told NBC News that the missing aircraft was carrying three adults and three children.


Memphis beats the short-handed Cavs, 93-85


NBA, Troy Daniels scored 20 points and Marc Gasol added 17 to lead Memphis over the short-handed Cavaliers 93-85.  LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love did not make the trip for the Cavs, leaving an average of more than 70 points per game back in Cleveland.  The (18-6) Cavs host the (10-18) Lakers Saturday night.