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2 Men Charged With $6.5M Investment Fraud In Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal indictment alleges an Ohio man and a California man defrauded 60 people out of more than $6.5 million through a fraudulent real-estate development investment scheme. The indictment filed in Ohio says 41-year-old Stanley Paulic of Aurora and 45-year-old...

Ohioan Accused Of Defrauding Credit Union Of $2.3M

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal authorities say a Cleveland-area man accused of defrauding a now-failed credit union out of $2.3 million has been indicted on charges including four counts of money laundering. The U.S. Attorney’s office says 51-year-old John Struna of Concord...

Knee Surgeries End Season For Indians’ Swisher

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nick Swisher’s disappointing second season with the Indians is over. Swisher underwent surgery on both knees Wednesday, procedures the first baseman/outfielder hopes will alleviate pain and prolong his career. The 33-year-old has underperformed after...

Hoyer Beats Injury, Manziel To Win Starting Job

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Brian Hoyer defied long odds — and stiff-armed Johnny Football — to keep his dream job. Through sweat and tears, he fought his way back from a serious knee injury only to be faced with the Browns drafting Johnny Manziel, college football’s dynamic...

HOF Senior Panel Tabs Tingelhoff As 2015 Finalist

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Former Minnesota Vikings center Mick Tingelhoff has been nominated as the senior finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2015 class of inductees. The Hall of Fame made the announcement Wednesday. Tingelhoff will join 15 modern-era finalists and two...

Huskies To Play Series Against Ohio State, Arizona

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut men’s basketball team, looking to bolster its nonconference schedule, has announced deals to play Ohio State and Arizona in a pair of home-and-home series. The defending champion Huskies, left in a relatively weak American Athletic...

Police: 2nd Man Has Died After Cincinnati Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say a second man found wounded after a gun battle at a street intersection has died. Police say 18-year-old Tywaune Thomas was hospitalized in critical condition after the shooting Tuesday afternoon and succumbed to his injuries Wednesday....

2 Dead, 3 Hurt In Central Ohio Intersection Crash

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a tractor-trailer approaching a central Ohio intersection struck a stopped SUV and triggered a four-vehicle crash that killed two people and injured three more. Patrol Sgt. Ty Skaggs says the southbound tractor-trailer...

Ex-governor at corruption trial: Wife grew anxious

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, right, arrives at federal court with his attorney, Henry Asbill, left, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Richmond, Va. The defense continues to present it’s case in the McDonnell’s corruption case. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) Former Virginia...
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Holder says he understands mistrust of police

Attorney General Eric Holder talks with Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at Drake’s Place Restaurant, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 in Florrissant, Mo. Holder arrived in Missouri on Wednesday, a small group of protesters gathered outside the building where...