The Latest: US Navy Chief Promises Full Probe Of Collision

YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Navy ship collision off the Japanese coast (all times local): 9:15 a.m. Acting Secretary of the Navy Sean Stackley says the Navy is deeply saddened and promised a full investigation into a collision between a destroyer and a container...

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___ Rochester 3, Pawtucket 2 Norfolk 4, Louisville 3 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2, Buffalo 0 Lehigh Valley 4, Syracuse 3 Columbus 9, Gwinnett 3 Indianapolis 12, Charlotte 11 Rochester 2, Pawtucket 1 Toledo 6, Durham 5 Buffalo at Rochester, 7:05 p.m. Charlotte at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m....

The Latest: Navy Identifies 7 Victims From USS Fitzgerald

YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Navy ship collision off the Japanese coast (all times local): 8:45 a.m. The U.S. Navy has identified the seven sailors who died in a collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship off Japan on Saturday. They are: —...

Bauer, Bats Lead Indians Past Twins 5-2 For 4-game Sweep

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion homered twice, Trevor Bauer pitched seven strong innings and Jose Ramirez had his sixth straight multihit game on Sunday as the Cleveland Indians completed a four-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 5-2 victory. Cleveland came into the...

Forsythe, Turner Homer, LA Holds On To Beat Reds, 8-7

CINCINNATI (AP) — Logan Forsythe and Justin Turner homered, Kenta Maeda pitched five strong innings and drove in two runs and Kike Hernandez made a spectacular game-saving catch as the Los Angeles Dodgers held on to beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-7 Sunday. Maeda (5-3), in his first...

Small-plane Pilot Killed By Propeller During Start-up

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio man has been killed after being struck by the propeller of his plane after starting its engine. The state Highway Patrol says 79-yar-old Larry Hoover was struck by the propeller of the single-engine plane around 1:30 p.m. Saturday...

Mother Who Forgives Daughter’s Killer Fights For His Release

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The mother of a pregnant woman slain by a former Ohio police officer has forgiven her daughter’s killer and has persuaded prison officials to allow her daughter’s surviving son to visit his father behind bars. The Canton Repository reports...

Teen, Child Killed In Head-on Collision In Northeast Ohio

SHREVE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man and a young girl have been killed in a head-on collision in northeast Ohio. The state Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Victor DiGiacomo, of Shreve, was driving south on State Route 3 in Wayne County around 11:30 p.m. Friday when his car...

Columbus Community Group Helps Pick First Responders

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus residents will have a hand in picking future police officers and firefighters through a new community initiative. WCMH-TV reports ( ) a group of nine community evaluators will help hire first responders who better represent the communities they...

Date Set For Guilty Plea For Ohio Man Linked To Extremists

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has set a date to accept the guilty plea of an Ohio man accused of trying to travel to Libya to join the Islamic State group. Documents filed in federal court last week say Aaron Daniels, of Columbus, will plead guilty to one count of...