VR arrives at Tokyo Game Show, counted on to revive industry

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Virtual reality has arrived for real at the Tokyo Game Show, one of the world’s biggest exhibitions for the latest in fun and games. That’s evident everywhere. Players at the booths are donning chunky headgear covering their eyes and ears,...
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Uber riders in Pittsburgh get a taste of driverless future

AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar PITTSBURGH (AP) — Taylor Pollier got an offer from Uber he couldn’t refuse – to be part of an experiment with a car of the future. Uber on Wednesday became the first company to make self-driving cars available to the general public in the...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Orlando City 4, Montreal 1 Los Angeles 3, Real Salt Lake 3, tie Houston 3, Sporting Kansas City 3, tie Montreal 1, Philadelphia 1, tie Vancouver 3, Columbus 1 New England 3, New York City FC 1 Toronto FC 2, Chicago 1 Colorado...

Steelers WR Wheaton Practices, Hopeful To Play Vs. Bengals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton is optimistic his sprained shoulder will be good to go in time for Sunday’s home opener against Cincinnati. If he wants to keep up with the rapidly maturing players behind him on the depth chart, it’s...

Police: Kidnapping Suspect Points To Remains Of 3rd Person

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A woman’s report that she was being held captive in a home led to the arrest of a kidnapping suspect, a murder confession and the discovery of the remains of three other people, authorities said. Suspect Shawn Grate remained jailed Wednesday on an...

Brewers 7, Reds 0

E_Duvall (6), Carter (10). DP_Milwaukee 1. LOB_Milwaukee 5, Cincinnati 7. 2B_Y.Rivera (4), E.Suarez (23). 3B_Peraza (1). HR_Gennett (12), D.Santana (8). SB_Braun (15). HBP_by Guerra (Suarez). Umpires_Home, Roberto Ortiz; First, Tim Timmons; Second, Mike Everitt; Third, Jordan...

Brewers Avoid Sweep Behind Guerra, Beat Reds 7-0

CINCINNATI (AP) — Junior Guerra pitched six shutout innings, Scooter Gennett and Domingo Santana homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-0 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep. Manny Pina drove in two runs and Chris Carter scored all three times he...

The Latest: Son: Woman Found Dead Had Called About Flat Tire

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an Ohio abduction case that led police to a kidnapping suspect and the remains of three people (all times local): 5:55 p.m. The son of a woman whose body was found in an Ohio house along with a second body says he last heard from her a week ago...

National, local teacher shortage expected to worsen

Changing education standards and increased testing has affected more than students. They may be part of the explanation behind a national teacher shortage. The country is short 60,000 teachers, and the lack of educators is expected to grow, according to a study, “A Coming Crisis...

One person injured in North Main Street accident

A 46-year-old man Wood County man was treated at Blanchard Valley Hospital this evening after a two-vehicle accident on North Main Street in Findlay. According to Officer Anthony Maher, Jessica Brickner, 30, of Findlay, was driving a silver van north on North Main Street at 6...