Ohio Man Sentenced To Life For Slaying Over Pot

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sentenced a northeast Ohio man to life in prison for killing a man during an argument over $150 owed in a marijuana deal. The judge in Ashtabula County sentenced 22-year-old Denzil Yates on Tuesday after a jury convicted him last month in the...

Heavy Rain Brings High Water To Some Ohio Roads

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Residents of many parts of Ohio are grappling with flooded roads and yards thanks to a couple days of heavy rain and storms. The National Weather Service recorded 3.54 inches of rain at the Cleveland airport on Tuesday — a record for the date. As a result,...

Toledo Abortion Clinic Fights Closing Decision

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Toledo’s remaining abortion clinic is taking issue with a state hearing officer’s decision that it must close its doors. The Capital Care Clinic is urging the Ohio Department of Health director to reject the recommendation that it should be...

Indians Ride A Marathon Roller Coaster In Loss

PHOENIX (AP) — The Cleveland Indians took a marathon roller coaster ride in Arizona. They looked like they’d win, they were on the brink of losing, then they were up again. Finally, in a game that matched the longest in Chase Field history, they dropped a 9-8 decision to...
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Virginia beats Vanderbilt 3-2 to even CWS

Virginia pitcher Brandon Waddell (20) celebrates with his teammates after Virginia defeated Vanderbilt 7-2 in Game 2 of the best-of-three NCAA baseball College World Series finals in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted Kirk) Virginia pitcher Brandon Waddell (20)...
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Soccer’s bad boy bites opponent at World Cup

Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini displays his shoulder showing apparent teeth marks after colliding with the mouth of Uruguay’s Luis Suarez during the group D World Cup soccer match between Italy and Uruguay at the Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, Tuesday, June 24, 2014....
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Oldman apologizes for defending Gibson and Baldwin

FILE – This Jan. 4, 2014 file photo shows actor Gary Oldman speaking at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs, Calif. Oldman is defending fellow actors Mel Gibson and Alec Baldwin from critics of their...
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MTV bringing ‘TRL’ back for 1 day with Grande

FILE – In this May 18, 2014 file photo, Ariana Grande performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas. MTV will reprise its former “Total Request Live†countdown show for a day with breakthrough pop singer Ariana Grande. The...

Paul McCartney: Feeling better, ready to tour

LONDON (AP) — Paul McCartney says he’s feeling fab and ready to rock ‘n’ roll. The 72-year-old former Beatle posted a brief YouTube video Tuesday night saying he’s recovered from a virus that forced him to cancel shows in Japan and South Korea, and...
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Officials: Sanctions on Russia could be delayed

In this June 24, 2014, photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to Swiss President and OSCE chairperson in office Didier Burkhalter during talks with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, OSCE, in Vienna, Austria. The United States and its European...