Wednesday’s Scoreboard

PREP SOFTBALL Tuesday’s District Games Division I Toledo Start 3, Fremont Ross 1, suspended, 5 Division II Fostoria 12, Toledo Woodward 0 Port Clinton 11, Toledo Scott 0 Lake 2, Toledo Central Catholic 1 Lexington 1, Norwalk 0 Bryan at Defiance, ppd. rescheduled Wednesday,...

A look at allegations of cover-ups at VA hospitals

PHOENIX (AP) — A team of federal investigators swept into Phoenix last month amid allegations of a disturbing cover-up at the veterans hospital. Their goal: to unravel the truth behind a secret waiting list supposedly maintained to hide lengthy delays for sick veterans,...
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Man who crashed truck into Md. TV station arrested

Police and WMAR-TV officials inspect damage caused by a vehicle that crashed into the television station’s building Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Towson, Md. Officials announced that a man was taken into custody after allegedly crashing the vehicle into the building. (AP...
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West Virginia mine was doing risky retreat mining

The entrance to Brody Mine No.1 in Wharton, W.Va., is closed onTuesday May 13, 2014. Two workers died after they were trapped as the ground failed at the West Virginia coal mine. The ground failure occurred just about 8:45 p.m. Monday, trapping the workers, safety agency...
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Scolari is target of Portuguese investigation

Brazil’s soccer coach Luiz Felipe Scolari speaks during a news conference after announcing his list of players for the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, May 7, 2014. The team will mix talented young stars such as Neymar and Oscar with more...

IOC creates $300K fund to help Ukraine athletes

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach has expressed “growing concern” at political developments in Ukraine and given $300,000 to help its athletes. Bach says in a statement that “the situation of Ukrainian athletes … has...

I-75 Northbound Closed In North Baltimore

If you’re morning commute includes a trip up I-75 northbound you’ll want to give yourself extra time.  The State Highway Patrol reports multiple vehicles were involved in several crashes on the interstate a little after 4 a.m.  The accidents have closed both...

UPDATE: Northbound I-75 open again in Wood County

NORTH BALTIMORE —The northbound lanes of I-75 in Wood County were blocked by accidents and disabled vehicles starting at about 4:15 a.m. today. Problems were being reported on the highway between North Baltimore and Cygnet. Initial reports indicated that one or more trucks had...
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Kane, Blackhawks top Wild 2-1 in OT to advance

The game-winning shot by Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) gets past Minnesota Wild goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, left, of Russia, in front of Wild left wing Matt Cooke (24) during overtime of Game 6 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday,...
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Ogwumike sisters affected by Nigerian kidnappings

In this undated combination photo made of images provided by Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike, WNBA basketball sisters Nneka, right, and Chiney Ogwumike hold signs in reference to the recent mass kidnappings in Nigeria, their parents’ homeland. The pair, who became only the second...