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The Latest: White House Says Trump Condemns Hate Groups

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:35 p.m. The White House has been scrambling to elaborate on President Donald Trump’s response to deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia. The president came under withering...

The Latest: Victim’s Friend Calls Her Death An Act Of Terror

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on incidents related to violent clashes between white supremacist groups and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left three dead (all times local) 8:30 p.m. A close friend of the woman who was killed when a car plowed into...

Indians 4, Rays 3

DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Cleveland 6, Tampa Bay 4. 2B_Jose.Ramirez (37), Bruce (22), C.Santana (28). HR_A.Jackson (4), Encarnacion (24), Souza Jr. (25). SB_Souza Jr. (9). HBP_by Kluber (Duda). Umpires_Home, Mark Ripperger; First, Greg Gibson; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Phil Cuzzi....

Jackson’s Homer In 8th Lifts Kluber, Indians Over Rays 4-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Austin Jackson led off the eighth inning with a home run, sending Corey Kluber and the AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians over the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Sunday. Kluber (11-3) struck out nine in seven innings, his 14th straight start of fanning eight...

Toledo Gears Up For 2018 Jeep Fest After One-year Pause

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Toledo Jeep Fest will return in 2018 to celebrate everything Jeep after a one-year hiatus. The Blade reports (http://bit.ly/2vVM6Yi ) organizers say the decision to bring back Jeep Fest to the city came after months of discussions with Jeep parent company...

The Latest: Rally Organizer Booed, Pushed In Charlottesville

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on incidents related to violent clashes between white supremacist groups and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left three dead (all times local) 2:40 p.m. The man who organized a rally in Charlottesville that sparked...

Connecticut To Honor Aviator Reputed To Fly Before Wrights

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials who say a hometown aviator beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years are honoring him in a ceremony. A Bridgeport ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the 116th anniversary of what...

Walker Helps Brewers Knock Off Reds 7-4

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Neil Walker had two hits in his Milwaukee debut, helping the Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday. Domingo Santana hit a three-run homer for Milwaukee, and Ryan Braun had two hits and drove in a run. The Brewers took the last two games of...

White House Scrambles To Explain Trump’s Response To Clashes

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — The White House scrambled Sunday to elaborate on President Donald Trump’s response to deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, as he came under bipartisan scolding for not clearly condemning white supremacists and other hate groups...

Violence In Charlottesville Exposes Nation’s Divisions

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The college town of Charlottesville, Virginia, is reeling after violent clashes erupted between a large gathering of white nationalists and hundreds of counter protesters. Three people were killed amid the turmoil that has exposed the nation’s...