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Ohio Governor Eyes Surplus To Top Off State Rainy Day Fund

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sihk) wants to use a projected budget surplus to fill up the state rainy day fund and lower withholding taxes. The Republican governor said Tuesday he’ll decide whether to act after looking at a couple more months of...

Jets’ Bridgewater excited, grateful to play in a game again

Teddy Bridgewater can’t help but smile these days. Even through the sweat and exhaustion that mark the blazing hot days of training camp, the New York Jets quarterback still appreciates the little things about being a professional football player. Because he almost...

North Baltimore police chief stepping down

NORTH BALTIMORE North Baltimore Council is searching for a new police chief. Chief Allan Baer notified Village Council on Tuesday that he will step down Aug. 17 to accept another post in law enforcement. Baer has been police chief in North Baltimore almost 11 years, replacing...

Browns Rookie WR Callaway Cited For Marijuana Possession

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns rookie Antonio Callaway has been cited for marijuana possession, the latest drama involving one of the team’s wide receivers. Callaway was pulled over in his car by Strongsville, Ohio police at 2:59 a.m. on Sunday. According to a police...

Wynn Resorts adds former Deutsche Bank CEO to board

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino operator Wynn Resorts has appointed its current CEO and the former CEO of Deutsche Bank to its board of directors. The Las Vegas-based company announced the appointments Tuesday. The addition of Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox and former Deutsche Bank...

Ruby Rose cast as lesbian superhero Batwoman for The CW

NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Rose is making history with her latest role as Batwoman, the first openly gay superhero to headline a TV series. Batwoman will be introduced in a December crossover event between the network’s other DC Comics shows, “Arrow”, “The...

Column: Azinger allows a look back at life-changing PGA

Aug. 7, 2018 7:18 PM EDT ST. LOUIS (AP) — Even with ample reason to think about what might have been, Paul Azinger prefers to wonder what’s next. This was one time he reluctantly agreed to celebrate the past. He returned to Inverness Club over the weekend, his first...

Pistons hire Sachin Gupta as assistant general manager

Aug. 7, 2018 7:13 PM EDT Pistons hire Sachin Gupta as assistant general manager AP-BKN–Pistons-Gupta <!– –> DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have hired Sachin Gupta as their assistant general manager. The Pistons announced the move Tuesday. Gupta...

White's 2-run HR in 8th lifts Astros over Giants 2-1

Aug. 7, 2018 7:08 PM EDT White’s 2-run HR in 8th lifts Astros over Giants 2-1 By GIDEON RUBIN Associated Press BC-BBO–Astros-Giants <!– –> SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tyler White hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Houston Astros pulled...

49ers' Garoppolo to play at least 1 series against Cowboys

Aug. 7, 2018 6:55 PM EDT 49ers’ Garoppolo to play at least 1 series against Cowboys By CHRIS BIDERMAN Associated Press AP-FBN–49ers-Garoppolo,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Ben Margot, ASSOCIATED PRESS SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers...