Wright State Coach, Sloan And Engle Share Am Lead

CINCINNATI (AP) — The leader after the opening round of the 108th Ohio Amateur is Coldstream Country Club. No fewer than 33 players shot 80 or higher and only six broke par under windy conditions over the course’s rolling 6,975 yards. Wright State golf coach Pete Samborsky...

Yankees C McCann Says He’s Happy In New York

CLEVELAND (AP) — Contrary to what some people believe, Brian McCann loves New York. McCann addressed a story in which Atlanta hitting coach Terry Pendleton said McCann, who played eight seasons for the Braves before signing with the Yankees in the offseason, would “never be...

Doctor: Ohio Infant To Recover From Firework Burns

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A doctor says an Ohio infant burned by a neighbor’s fireworks is expected to make a full recovery. The Akron Children’s Hospital has been treating the 4-month-old girl since Friday night for second-degree burns, mostly to her face and left hand. Dr....

UPDATE: 2 hurt in accident at Carey plant

CAREY — A malfunctioning or broken auger at Anderson Mineral Processing plant, 1855 Wyandot County 99, Carey, sent Upper Sandusky and Carey men to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries Tuesday night, the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reported. Charles R. Heffelfinger,...

Gun Rights Group Sues Ohio State Over Weapons Ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A gun rights group has sued Ohio State University over its weapons ban, arguing it conflicts with rights provided by state law to permitting law-abiding gun owners. The Students for Concealed Carry Foundation says the ban restricts constitutionally protected...

LeBron James Holds Meetings In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — LeBron James held meetings for more than three hours in a Las Vegas hotel Tuesday, leaving without giving any indication of what team he’ll play for next season. The four-time MVP told The Associated Press he had “no complaints” when asked how...

Bruce Homers Again, Reds Beat Cubs 4-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jay Bruce returned to right field and hit another two-run homer on Tuesday afternoon, and Johnny Cueto extended his winning streak against Chicago, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-2 victory over the Cubs in the opener of a doubleheader. The Reds put first...

Wildlife Officer Saw Disorderly Group Before Crash

BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says a chase and the crash that killed two people and seriously injured two others came after a wildlife officer spotted a disorderly group in a state park. The Ohio State Highway Patrol is leading the investigation,...

Convention Another Step For Cleveland’s Comeback

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Republican panel’s vote to make Cleveland the host for the party’s 2016 national convention could be a big step in the city’s effort to remake its hard-bitten image. Local officials have been saying for weeks that it’s not just about the...

Indians Place Masterson On DL With Knee Injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have placed pitcher Justin Masterson on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right knee Tuesday. Masterson, the team’s opening day starter, is 4-6 with a 5.51 ERA. The right-hander allowed five runs and six hits in...