Reds OF Hamilton Hurts Left Hand On Diving Catch

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton sprained knuckles on his left hand while making a diving catch to open the game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night. He’s expected to be sidelined a couple of days. Carlos Gomez lined Homer Bailey’s...

LA NAACP head resigns over move to honor Sterling

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The president of the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP resigned Thursday, following outrage over a decision he later reversed to give Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling an award for promoting civil rights. Leon Jenkins was to honor Sterling later...
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Cuban musician Juan Formell of Los Van Van dies

FILE – In this Aug. 26, 2001 file photo, Juan Formell, leader of the Cuban orchestra Los Van Van, performs late Sunday in Havana, Cuba during a farewell summer concert. The noted Cuban musican, who for more than four decades was the driving force behind the big band salsa...

Brewers Add Reliever Rob Wooten For Reds Series

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers added right-handed reliever Rob Wooten for the start of their series against the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday, leaving them temporarily short-handed in the outfield. Utility player Elian Herrera was optioned to Triple-A Nashville. He batted...

State shuts down Fostoria bar

FOSTORIA–State agents are in Fostoria tonight, removing alcohol and business proceeds from Los Tocallos Bar and Restaurant, 203 N. Main St., because its liquor license is outdated. An officer from the Ohio Investigative Unit in Toledo said the unit received an anonymous...
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Filmmakers unveil anticipated ‘Godzilla’ in IMAX

This photo released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Ford Brody in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ sci-fi action adventure, “Godzilla,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release. The film opens in theaters May 16, 2014. (AP...

White House calls for more privacy laws

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is asking Congress to pass new privacy laws that would add more safeguards for Americans’ data and provide more protections for emails sought in the course of a law enforcement investigation. The recommendations are among six...
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Southern California wildfire 53 percent contained

Smoke from a wildfire can bee seen in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Wednesday April 30, 2014. Schools and homes were evacuated Wednesday, as dry, gusty winds fanned a smoky wildfire in the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains in California. At least three schools were shut down...
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Pacers force Game 7 with 95-88 win over Hawks

Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap, bottom, and Indiana Pacers forward David West, top, battle for a loose ball in the first half of Game 6 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Atlanta, Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Atlanta Hawks forward Paul...

Attorney: 3rd party leaked recording of Sterling

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney representing the woman Donald Sterling was talking to when he made racist remarks said Thursday that the hour-long conversation was taped by mutual agreement last September and provided to a friend for safekeeping, who then leaked it to TMZ....