Washington Prime Group: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ Washington Prime Group Inc. (WPG) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Columbus, Ohio, said it had funds from operations of $83.8 million, or 37 cents per share, in the period....

Manziel To Back Up Adams For Alouettes Against Eskimos

MONTREAL (AP) — Johnny Manziel will have to wait to get on the field for the Montreal Alouettes. Manziel will dress as Vernon Adams’ backup when the Alouettes host the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday night, four days after the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner was acquired from...

Ferro: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) _ Ferro Corp. (FOE) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $29.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Mayfield Heights, Ohio-based company said it had net income of 35 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and restructuring costs,...

Chemed: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

CINCINNATI (AP) _ Chemed Corp. (CHE) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $55 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Cincinnati-based company said it had net income of $3.27. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring...

Japan hangs 6 more members of cult behind subway gas attack

TOKYO (AP) — The last six members of a Japanese doomsday cult who remained on death row were executed Thursday for a series of crimes in the 1990s including a sarin gas attack on Tokyo subways that killed 13 people. Thirteen members of the group had received death...

Prosecutors Urge Court-martial For Midshipman In Drug Case

WASHINGTON (AP) — Military prosecutors are recommending a court-martial for a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman accused of distributing illegal drugs. Lt. Amanda Serfess said Wednesday that Midshipman Zachery Williams acquired drugs on the dark web and sold them to fellow midshipmen....

Exiles seek global scrutiny of Cambodia political crackdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kem Monovithya, a Cambodian political activist, was visiting Switzerland in September when she got a phone call from her father. Kem Sokha, the leader of Cambodia’s main opposition party, told his daughter that government agents were raiding their...

DDR: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) _ DDR Corp. (DDR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The Beachwood, Ohio-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $90.5 million, or 49 cents...

Milwaukee police officer fatally shot; suspect is in custody

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee police chief confirmed Wednesday that an officer died after being shot and that a suspect was in custody. Police Chief Alfonso Morales announced the officer’s death at a press briefing. Morales said the officer, a 17-year police veteran,...

Indians Top Pirates 4-0, End Pittsburgh’s 11-game Win Streak

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer struck out 10 over seven innings, Brad Hand got his first save for Cleveland and the Indians stopped the Pittsburgh Pirates’ winning streak at 11 with a 4-0 win on Wednesday. Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run single in the third inning, and...