Fire damages McComb church

McCOMB — Officials are investigating what caused a Friday fire that damaged an empty McComb church. The McComb fire station is nearby, and firefighters noticed smoke coming from the McComb United Methodist Church, 204 High St., about 5:40 p.m., McComb Fire Chief Mike Voland said....

Records show Arizona inmate was injected 15 times

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona executioners injected Joseph Rudolph Wood with a lethal combination of drugs 15 times during the nearly two hours it took for him to die, according to documents released Friday. Records released to Wood’s attorneys show he was...

Tour refutes report Johnson suspended

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The PGA Tour is refuting a report that Dustin Johnson has been suspended. Johnson said in a statement Thursday he was taking a leave of absence to seek professional help for “personal challenges” that brought an end to his season. Johnson...
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Back at camp, Lynch watches Seahawks practice

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch looks around while signing autographs for fans following NFL Football training camp, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Renton, Wash. Friday was Lynch’s first day attending training camp after staying away due to contract issues. (AP...
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Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

FILE – Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James poses during NBA basketball team’s media day in this Oct. 3, 2009 file photo taken in Independence, Ohio. An Ohio lawmaker wants to create a specialty license plate celebrating the homecoming of LeBron James. James, an...
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Goodell defends NFL’s 2-game suspension of Rice

El jugador de los Ravens, Ray Rice, habla en conferencia de prensa el jueves, 31 de julio de 2014, en Owings Mills, Maryland. (AP Photo/Gail Burton) El jugador de los Ravens, Ray Rice, habla en conferencia de prensa el jueves, 31 de julio de 2014, en Owings Mills, Maryland. (AP...
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Baseball: Reds-Marlins call right, took too long

Cincinnati Reds’ Zack Cozart (2) protests to homeplate umpire Mike Winters, right, as he scores the game tying run 1-1 on a sacrifice fly by Todd Frazier against the Miami Marlins in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Miami, Thursday, July 31, 2014. The Cincinnati Reds...
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Doctors: Stabbing suspect sees fictional beings

FILE – In this May 31, 2014 file photo rescue workers take a 12-year-old stabbing victim to the ambulance in Waukesha, Wis. One of two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls charged as an adult with stabbing the girl, a classmate, to please a fictional online horror character is...
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Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

In this undated photo released by the Center for Disease Control, a Aeromedical Biological Containment System which looks like a sealed isolation tent for Ebola air transportation is shown. On Thursday afternoon July 31, 2014, officials at Atlanta’s Emory University...
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Sergio Garcia shoots 61 to take Firestone lead

Sergio Garcia, of Spain, reacts to a drive on the fourth hole, during the second round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Phil Long) Sergio Garcia, of Spain, reacts to a drive on the fourth hole, during the second...