Ohio Man Charged For Drone Flight

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is facing charges after deputies say a video camera-equipped drone he was flying over an accident scene hindered the landing of a medical helicopter. But Kele Stanley of Springfield said he’s been unfairly charged. The hobbyist — who was...

Taxi Drivers Take Issue With Gay Games Placards

CLEVELAND (AP) — Some taxi drivers who work at the Cleveland airport say they won’t drive cabs with rooftop placards advertising the upcoming Gay Games. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport has released a statement saying two of the three taxi companies operating there...

Ohio-based Outfit Buys Maine’s Cliff House

OGUNQUIT, Maine (AP) — An Ohio-based hotel group has purchased the historic Cliff House Resort & Spa on the Maine coast. A statement by Rockbridge plans a major renovation after the upcoming summer season. The 142-year-old resort with 166 rooms is situated on 70 oceanfront...

NC Man Convicted In Ky Wants Conviction Overturned

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A North Carolina man says his attorney did an insufficient job of representing him and wants a federal judge to overturn his conviction of complicity to commit murder in the death of his ex-girlfriend. In a writ filed in federal court in Covington,...

Judge Considers Staying Ohio Gay Marriage Ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge who ordered Ohio to recognize out-of-state gay marriage says he’s inclined to issue a stay of his decision pending appeal. That would mean that most gay couples living in the state would see no immediate tangible expansion of their rights....

Reds 7, Pirates 7, Tie, 6 Innings

LOB_Pittsburgh 3, Cincinnati 1. 2B_Marte (3), Frazier (1), N.Soto (1). HR_Marte (1), Snider (3), N.Walker 2 (4), G.Sanchez 2 (2), Votto (3), Frazier (3), Ludwick (2), Mesoraco (3). WP_Bailey. Umpires_Home, Phil Cuzzi; First, Brian Knight; Second, Quinn Wolcott; Third, Gerry...

Pirates, Reds Hit 10 HRs Before Game Is Suspended

CINCINNATI (AP) — Neil Walker and Gaby Sanchez hit back-to-back homers twice, and the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds combined for 10 homers in only six innings before rain forced a suspension with the score tied 7-all Monday night. Given the conditions, it was a shocking...

UF hosts ‘Titans’ football coach

Herman Boone, the football coach made famous by the movie “Remember The Titans,” will speak at the University of Findlay April 23. Boone will speak at 8 p.m. at the Winebrenner Theological Seminary. Boone, who was portrayed by actor Denzel Washington in...

Eastern League

___ Portland 9, Binghamton 4 Bowie at Erie, 6:35 p.m. Trenton at Akron, 6:35 p.m. New Britain at New Hampshire, 6:35 p.m. Reading at Richmond, 6:35 p.m. Altoona at Harrisburg, 7 p.m. New Britain at New Hampshire, 5:35 p.m. Binghamton at Portland, 6 p.m. Reading at Richmond, 6:35...

Letters to the Editor 04-15-14

SO RIGHT, YET SO WRONG How can one letter (Barb Rice, April 12) be so right and yet so wrong? She wrote that Christians are being told to “sit down and shut up.” Just this week, I attended a business function that began and closed with the words, “In...