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Austrian drag queen wins Eurovision song contest

Singer Conchita Wurst representing Austria performs the song ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’ during the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in the B&W Halls in Copenhagen, Denmark, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Wurst won the competition. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) Singer Conchita...
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Touchy subject: Hit or error when easy ball drops?

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish, watches from the mound as Rougned Odor, left rear, and right fielder Alex Rios, right rear, walk back to their positions after a ball fell between them allowing Boston Red Sox’s David Ortiz to reach first in the seventh inning of a...

Saturday’s Scores

Ashland 14, Mansfield 4

Ohio Nuclear Plant Restarts After $600M Upgrade

OAK HARBOR, Ohio (AP) — A northwestern Ohio nuclear power plant is operating again after undergoing a $600 million upgrade. FirstEnergy Corp spent the last three months replacing the two original steam generators at the Davis-Besse nuclear plant near Toledo The company says the...

Bengals Take QB A.J. McCarron In 5th Round

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals got yet another quarterback to back up Andy Dalton, this one with a history of winning big games. They took Alabama’s A.J. McCarron in the fifth round Saturday. He fell to the 164th pick overall. So it’ll be A.J.-to-A.J. in Cincinnati,...
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Spieth goes bogey-free and ties Kaymer at Players

Martin Kaymer, of Germany, waves after making birdie on the sixth hole during the third round of The Players championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass, Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Martin Kaymer, of Germany, waves after making...

Popular Squirrels A Nuisance To Ohio University

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Squirrels that have taken on a minor celebrity status at a northeastern Ohio university have become a costly nuisance. The squirrels at Malone University in Canton have multiple Twitter accounts with hundreds of followers, a lip-syncing band has been named...

Ohio Man Avoids Death Penalty In Teen’s Killing

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has avoided the death penalty in the killing of a 16-year-old pregnant girl. Although 26-year-old David Stoddard of Barberton, near Akron, will avoid execution, a Summit County jury decided Friday that he must spend the rest of his life in prison...

Reds Activate Chapman, Option Partch

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds activated LHP Aroldis Chapman from the 15-day disabled list before Saturday’s game against Colorado. RHP Curtis Partch was optioned to Triple-A Louisville to make room on the roster for Chapman, who opened the season on the disabled...

Reds Activate Chapman, Option Partch

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds activated LHP Aroldis Chapman from the 15-day disabled list before Saturday’s game against Colorado. RHP Curtis Partch was optioned to Triple-A Louisville to make room on the roster for Chapman, who opened the season on the disabled...