8-year-old Boy Shot In Head Dies In Central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say an 8-year-old boy has died days after being shot in the head, and they expect to file updated charges against the suspect. A report from Columbus police says the child, identified as Jamarion Cox, died Monday. Officers say he was...

Cavs Deng Wins NBA Citizenship Award

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers forward Luol Deng has won the J. Walter Kennedy Award, given annually to an NBA player for community service. Deng has had a long commitment to philanthropic work in his native South Sudan. His recent public service announcement for...
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Pirates beat Reds 8-7 in suspended game

Pittsburgh Pirates’ Neil Walker gets a hit off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 14, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) Pittsburgh Pirates’ Neil Walker gets a hit off Cincinnati Reds starting...
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Ukraine bares teeth against eastern uprising

Pro-Russian activists attack Ukraine’s security services anti-terrorist unit chief, Gen. Vasyl Krutov, center, after he spoke outside Kramatorsk airport, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. In the first Ukrainian military action against a pro-Russian uprising in the...

Yahoo’s 1Q highlighted by Alibaba, modest ad gains

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo is still prospering from its lucrative investments in Asia while the Internet company’s listless advertising sales are picking up, if ever so slightly, under CEO Marissa Mayer. The positive signs in the Yahoo’s first-quarter report...

Indians Vs Tigers Postponed By Rain

DETROIT (AP) — The game between the Cleveland Indians and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of bad weather. The Tigers said the Central division rivals’ first meeting of the season will be rescheduled — but not during this series. Snowfall from an overnight storm...
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Michigan losing Stauskas and Robinson to NBA

FILE – In this Feb. 23, 2014 file photo, Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11), and forward Glenn Robinson III (1) stand on the court after a time out in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State, at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. Sophomores...
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5 Things to Know about Tax Day

This photo taken April 13, 2014 shows the headquarters of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in Washington at daybreak. Tuesday, April 15, is the federal tax filing deadline for most Americans. (AP Photo/J. David Ake) This photo taken April 13, 2014 shows the headquarters of the...

Congress Is Giving States The Transportation Blues

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — On the road in a tour bus this week, the U.S. transportation secretary is spreading some bad news: the government’s Highway Trust Fund is nearly broke. If allowed to run dry, that could set back or shut down projects across the country, force widespread...

Ohio Governor Airs 1st TV Ad In His 2014 Campaign

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has gone up early with the first television ad of his 2014 re-election campaign. The Republican governor released the commercial Tuesday, weeks before the May primary. The biographical spot emphasizes Kasich’s...