Falling Object Kills Construction Worker At University Site

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a falling object at a construction site struck and killed a man in Cleveland. Cleveland police and the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Medical Examiner’s Office say the 56-year-old man was killed Wednesday afternoon at the site at...

Penguins-Capitals Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Letang 1 (Hornqvist, Rust), 5:22 (pp). Penalties_Niskanen, WSH, (slashing), 3:27; Holtby, WSH, served by Burakovsky, (delay of game), 10:33; Ruhwedel, PIT, (slashing), 13:10; Carlson, WSH, (tripping), 17:43. Second Period_2, Pittsburgh, Hornqvist 1...

LeBron Aggravates Ankle Injury; Opener Vs. Celtics In Doubt

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James won’t play again in the preseason because of a sprained left ankle and his status for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ season opener is in question. James aggravated his ankle while making his exhibition debut Tuesday night against Chicago. He...

Man Working On Roof At Retirement Community Falls, Dies

CENTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man fell from a roof he was working on at a retirement community and died in southwest Ohio Centerville police say the contractor was working on a roof at the Bethany Village retirement community when he fell Wednesday from a multiple-story...

Fired Bus Driver Pleads Guilty In Pedestrian Death

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former bus driver for a Cleveland area transit authority who was charged in the death of a pedestrian struck by the driver’s bus has pleaded guilty to a vehicular homicide charge. reports 46-year-old Antoinette Peterkin pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor...

The Latest: Lawyer Will Try To Dismiss Parody Facebook Suit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a man suing a city after being arrested and acquitted of a felony for creating a parody Facebook page (all times local): 5 p.m. An attorney representing a Cleveland suburb sued by a man arrested for creating a Facebook page parodying the...

Legal Challenge Could Scuttle Prescription Drug Initiative

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A court challenge to the attorney general’s explanation of a ballot measure that would cap the price state agencies could pay for prescription drugs could scuttle the initiative even if backers gather enough support to put it on the 2018 ballot, a key...

Man Sues City For Arresting Him Over Parody Facebook Page

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man charged with and acquitted of a felony for creating a Facebook page that parodied a suburban Cleveland police department is suing the city, saying it violated his right to free speech. Anthony Novak sued the city of Parma and three officers Tuesday....

Pastors vow to make couples’ big day special

  By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer Between them, the four men have married roughly 1,600 people. But although weddings are part of the job for pastors, it never feels rote, said the Rev. Mark Hollinger, pastor at St. Marks United Methodist Church. “I really want to make...

Findlay infant killed in crash near Carey

CAREY — A 20-month-old Findlay infant was killed and her parents injured in a car-truck crash Tuesday morning on U.S. 23 at County Highway 97, south of Carey, the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday. At 5:44 a.m. Tuesday, a sheriff’s deputy came upon a crash on...