Ohio’s 4 Casinos See Revenues Spike In March

CINCINNATI (AP) — Revenue figures show March was a good month for Ohio’s four casinos. The numbers released Monday show each casino had a significant increase from February. The bump mirrors a similar boost in casino revenues last March following winter slumps. This year,...

Eastern League

___ Akron at Altoona, 6:30 p.m. Richmond at Bowie, 6:35 p.m. Harrisburg at New Britain, 6:35 p.m. New Hampshire at Reading, 6:35 p.m. Erie at Binghamton, ppd., rain Portland at Trenton, 7:05 p.m. Akron at Altoona, 6:30 p.m. Erie at Binghamton, 6:35 p.m. Richmond at Bowie, 6:35...
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FINALS WATCH: UK plans victory salute, win or lose

A fire is started as Kentucky fans react to their teams semi-final victory on State St., near the University of Kentucky campus, Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Lexington, Ky. The win advances the Wildcats to the championship game of the NCAA men’s college basketball...
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Honeymoon slaying suspect extradited to S Africa

FILE – In this Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 file photo, Shrien Dewani, the British man accused of having his wife murdered during their honeymoon in South Africa, arrives at Belmarsh Magistrates’ Court in London. Shrien Dewani has spent years fighting extradition over the...

Reds Activate Mesoraco From 15-day DL

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have activated catcher Devin Mesoraco from the 15-day disabled list and say he will get the bulk of the playing time this season. Mesoraco began the year on the DL because of an injured side. The Reds optioned catcher Tucker Barnhart to...

Ohio State Football Will Pay 3 Visitors Over $2M

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State will pay more than $2 million in total guarantees to bring Virginia Tech, Kent State and Cincinnati to Ohio Stadium to play the Buckeyes in football this fall. The university disclosed the payouts on Tuesday at the request of The Associated Press....

Mamma Mia: ABBA mark 40 years since breakthrough

LONDON (AP) — Four decades on from the flares, fame and fabulousness, the members of ABBA say they have no regrets — not even about the clothes. Members of the Swedish supergroup marked 40 years since their international breakthrough hit “Waterloo” on...
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NCAA finalists illustrate many ways to make a run

Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison (2) makes a three-point basket in the final seconds over Wisconsin guard Josh Gasser (21) to win the game 74-73 during their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie...
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‘Captain America’ largest April opener with $95M

This image released by Marvel shows Scarlett Johansson in a scene from “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” (AP Photo/Marvel-Disney, Zade Rosenthal) This image released by Marvel shows Scarlett Johansson in a scene from “Captain America: The Winter...

Ohio Lawmaker Renews Call For Judge’s Impeachment

CINCINNATI (AP) — A state lawmaker has reiterated his call for the impeachment of a federal judge who plans to order Ohio to recognize out-of-state gay marriages. Republican Rep. John Becker of Union Township first called for Cincinnati-based Judge Timothy Black’s removal...