Schebler Leads Reds To 14-4 Win, Ending 14-game Skid Vs Mets

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds knew it had been a long time since they beat the Mets — nearly three years. Cincinnati busted the slump with a big game all-around. Scott Schebler hit his , and Cincinnati ended its 14-game losing streak against New York with Tuesday night. The Reds...
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John Steinbeck's relatives by marriage in copyright dispute

AP Photo/Brian Melley LOS ANGELES (AP) — Film remakes of “The Grapes of Wrath” and “East of Eden” fell apart because John Steinbeck’s son and daughter-in-law impeded the projects, the writer’s stepdaughter told jurors in federal court...

White Officer Who Killed Black Driver Won’t Face Charges

CLEVELAND (AP) — A white policeman who fatally shot an unarmed black driver in a Cleveland suburb will not face charges. A grand jury on Tuesday declined to indict Euclid Officer Matthew Rhodes after hearing evidence from prosecutors with the state attorney general’s...

US senator asks Serbia to deny Russian staff official status

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A United States senator expressed hope on Tuesday that Serbia won’t grant diplomatic status to the Russian staff of a controversial facility that some believe is a spy base but that Moscow insists is a disaster relief center. Wisconsin...

New Jersey to US Supreme Court: Strike down sports bet ban

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials say the U.S. Supreme Court should strike down a ban on sports betting in all but four states because it wrongly forces states to enforce a regulation that Congress wants. The high court will hear New Jersey’s argument...
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Corso still going on “GameDay” _ with help from his friends

AP Photo/Mike Stewart BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Lee Corso looks down at his notes and asks: “How do you say this guy’s name?” “Stid-um,” Kirk Herbstreit responds and then begins to spell Auburn quarterback Jarrett Stidham’s last name for his...

2 Men Held Capsized Boat For Hours On Lake Erie, 1 Survives

CLEVELAND (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued a fisherman from Lake Erie more than 24 hours after his boat capsized, but a friend he was with died after clutching to the boat for hours. The Coast Guard says the two men held onto the boat for nearly a day until one of them...

Indians-Yankees Rained Out; Doubleheader On Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have two games remaining against the Cleveland Indians before a crucial four-game series with the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox. Those six games will now be played over a five-day span. A steady rain and unseasonably cool temperatures led the...

Shell, Exxon say some pollution released as storm hits Texas

DALLAS (AP) — Pollutants have been released from refineries operated by Exxon, Shell and other companies as torrential rains damaged storage tanks and other industrial facilities on the Texas Coast. Shell told state regulators this week that a floating roof over a tank at...

Group protests Ai Weiwei art installation in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei (eye way-way) is getting some local opposition to his planned public art project in New York City. The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/2wmgpVm ) reports the Washington Square Association is protesting Ai’s proposed...