Yankees pitcher Pineda to have Tommy John surgery Tuesday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda is set to have Tommy John surgery this week, likely putting him out of action until at least late next year. The Yankees said Pineda will have surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right elbow. New York...

Red Sox manager Farrell says protest denied on play vs Yanks

AP Photo/Michael Dwyer BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager John Farrell says Major League Baseball has denied Boston’s protest over a bizarre play on the bases last weekend involving Matt Holliday of the New York Yankees. Farrell said he wasn’t surprised the protest...

No passing fancy: Lonzo Ball looks like ideal fit for Lakers

AP Photo/John Locher Lonzo Ball seems to be just what the Lakers needed. Yes, it’s only summer league, but Los Angeles is mired in a playoff drought and in much need of some excitement. Enter the No. 2 pick in the draft. Ball has created a buzz around the Los Angeles...

State Dept expands 'close family' criteria for visas

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department on Monday expanded its definition of “close family” to include grandparents and other relatives that constitute a bona fide U.S. relationship for visa applicants and refugees from six mainly Muslim nations. In response to a...

Authorities: Aaron Carter weaving 'all over' Georgia highway

ATLANTA (AP) — Pop singer Aaron Carter was arrested after another motorist called 911 to report that the musician was “driving all over the road” on a Georgia highway, sheriff’s officials said Monday. While being questioned, Carter was unable to maintain...
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VIDEO: Blanchard River watershed cleans up after latest flood

Residents living along the Blanchard River in Findlay and Hancock County were still cleaning up on Monday, July 17, 2017, after flooding last week.

Trian’s Peltz Seeks A Seat On Board At Procter & Gamble

NEW YORK (AP) — Activist investor Nelson Peltz is attempting to secure a seat on the board at Procter & Gamble, seeking faster changes at the consumer products company. Peltz’s Trian Fund Management LP, which owns about $3.3 billion worth of Procter & Gamble Co....

Rollover crash reported

NEVADA — A rollover accident was reported at 3:28 p.m. Monday on Township Highway 55, west of Nevada. The Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office and the Wyandot East EMS were summoned to the scene. Additional information will be reported as it becomes available.

Shuttered Mexican-American studies program back in court

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin PHOENIX (AP) — A federal trial considering whether an Arizona law that shuttered a popular Mexican-American studies program in Tucson was enacted with discriminatory intent resumes this week and will include testimony from the man behind the effort...

Man accused in New York City subway push death is acquitted

NEW YORK (AP) — A jury on Monday acquitted a man accused of killing a stranger by shoving him into the path of a New York City subway train that struck him minutes later. Manhattan jurors reached the verdict Monday at the trial of Naeem Davis, who said it was self-defense....