Encarnacion, Ramirez Lead Indians Past Padres 11-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Following two frustrating losses, the Cleveland Indians looked like a different team Thursday night. Edwin Encarnacion homered and matched a career high with four hits, All-Star Jose Ramirez hit a home run and had three RBIs, and the Indians, playing their third...
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Fox Business host suspended during investigation

AP Photo/Richard Drew LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Fox Business Network host has been suspended after a contributor reportedly accused him of sexual harassment. The network said Thursday it suspended “Making Money” host Charles Payne pending an investigation, but...
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Fox Business anchor suspended during investigation

AP Photo/Richard Drew LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Fox Business Network anchor has been suspended after reportedly being accused of sexual harassment. The network said Thursday it suspended “Making Money” anchor Charles Payne pending an investigation, but didn’t...

Romano Gets First Major League Win, Reds Beat Rockies 6-3

DENVER (AP) — Sal Romano tossed five innings to earn his first major league win, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 on Thursday. Romano (1-1), called up before the game to make his second career start, scattered six hits and allowed two runs to help the Reds...

When study abroad ends in death, US parents find few answers

AP Photo/Rishabh R. Jain NEW DELHI (AP) — Nearly six years after her son slipped and fell around 100 meters (yards) into a raging mountain river in India, never to be seen again, Elizabeth Brenner is still wondering how such an accident could have happened. Brenner’s...
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Joan Lee, wife of comics legend Stan Lee, dies at age 93

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife of Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee has died at age 93. Lee and his family released a statement saying Joan Lee died peacefully Thursday morning. The couple had been married 69 years. Lee’s longtime publicist Dawn...

Audi engineer charged with directing VW emissions cheating

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. authorities have accused a former executive of Volkswagen’s Audi luxury brand of giving orders to program diesel engines to cheat on emissions tests. Giovanni Pamio, 60, an Italian citizen, is accused of being a leader in a conspiracy that was part...

Fermi 2 Plant In Michigan Reports Higher Chlorine Release

FRENCHTOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — DTE Energy Co. says its Fermi 2 nuclear power plant in southeastern Michigan recently released a higher than normal amount of chlorine into Lake Erie. The Monroe News reports ( ) the plant was required to notify the Michigan Department of...

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help Islamic State Group

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to a charge accusing him of trying to travel to Libya to join the Islamic State group. Authorities allege 20-year-old Aaron Daniels wired $250 to an Islamic State group operative in January 2016 and told an undercover informant...

NBA Signing Day Brings Salary Cap, Luxury Tax Questions

NEW YORK (AP) — Free agency in the NBA can be so complicated that even teams mess it up sometimes. The Houston Rockets and Nene had to negotiate two deals because it turned out the first contract they agreed to wouldn’t have been legal in NBA circles. All the talk about...