Boehner Says He’s Nudged Jeb Bush On Presidency

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that he’s “nudged” former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016. With various potential GOP candidates jockeying two years out, the top Republican in Congress...
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Police: Explosion at home after shooting, fire

In this frame grab from television helicopter video, a police SWAT team, left, is parked on the lawn of a home in Brentwood, N.H., as it explodes in flames, Monday May 12, 2014. Shots were fired just before the fire, which involved a police officer, according to the New Hampshire...
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Miami puts RHP Fernandez on DL with sprained elbow

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez works the first inning against the San Diego Padres during a baseball game on Friday, May 9, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez works the first inning against the San Diego...

Catholic Schools Head: Most Teachers Signed Pact

CINCINNATI (AP) — The majority of teachers at Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati have signed a new contract specifying that gay lifestyles and other violations could cost them their jobs, the archdiocese’s school superintendent said Monday. The contract,...

Bengals Release Backup QB Josh Johnson

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals released backup quarterback Josh Johnson on Monday, two days after they took Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron in the fifth round of the draft. Andy Dalton is the unchallenged starter heading into the season, with newcomer Jason Campbell in the No. 2...

Teen Killer Of 3 Told Detectives He Had ‘regret’

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — A court ruling reveals a teenager who fatally shot three students in an Ohio school cafeteria in 2012 told detectives he knew what he did was wrong. The ruling says defendant T.J. Lane also told Geauga (jee-AW’-guh) County detectives he felt terrible...

Bengals Look For Well-rounded Running Backs

CINCINNATI (AP) — LSU’s Jeremy Hill watches other running backs and knows their value, even as they become a lesser commodity in the NFL draft. For the second year in a row, nobody took a running back during the first round of the draft last week. That hadn’t happened...

Catholic Schools Head: Most Teachers Sign Contract

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Catholic schools superintendent for the Cincinnati Archdiocese says he believes the majority of teachers have signed a new contract specifying that homosexual lifestyles could cost them their jobs, along with other contract violations. The contract has...

Ceremony honors fallen lawmen

Law enforcement officials on Monday solemnly remembered those killed in the line of duty. About 75 people gathered inside Findlay’s St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church gymnasium for the annual honoring of the six Hancock County law enforcement officers who have died while on...