Pennsylvania Trooper Shooting Of Ohio Man Ruled Justified

GIRARD, Pa. (AP) — A northwestern Pennsylvania prosecutor says a state trooper was justified in shooting and killing an Ohio man. Erie County District Attorney Jack Daneri told reporters Tuesday that no criminal charges are warranted in Thursday’s shooting that killed...

Padres promote hotshot prospect Luis Urias

Aug. 28, 2018 8:24 PM EDT Padres promote hotshot prospect Luis Urias By BERNIE WILSON AP Sports Writer BC-BBN–Padres-Urias <!– –> SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres have selected the contract of 21-year-old Luis Urias, one of their top prospects...

The Latest: DeSantis is Florida’s GOP gubernatorial nominee

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on primaries in Arizona and Florida and a runoff election in Oklahoma (all times local): 5:05 p.m. U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis has won Florida’s Republican nomination for governor, with the help of President Donald Trump’s endorsement to...

Carson Wentz or Nick Foles? Doug Pederson isn't saying yet

Aug. 28, 2018 7:56 PM EDT Carson Wentz or Nick Foles? Doug Pederson isn’t saying yet AP-FBN–Eagles-QBs,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles coach Doug Pederson doesn’t plan to reveal whether Carson Wentz or Super Bowl MVP...

Ohio Candidate Provides Details Of Alleged Domestic Abuse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Democratic lieutenant governor candidate is adding her voice to the #MeToo movement, sharing details of alleged abuse that led to her then-husband’s arrest in the 1980s. At a roundtable on violence against women Tuesday, former...

Michigan State's Scott eagerly eyes big senior season

Aug. 28, 2018 7:52 PM EDT EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The NFL can wait for now. LJ Scott is back at Michigan State with a list of areas he’d like to shore up. “Improving on my yards after contact, my speed as well,” the senior running back said. “I...

US official reiterates push to move land agency out West

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A high-ranking U.S. Interior Department official on Thursday reiterated the agency’s strong interest in moving its Bureau of Land Management headquarters to the American West. The move isn’t a done deal, Susan Combs, an assistant secretary at...

Ex-CEO sues Barnes & Noble over his firing

NEW YORK (AP) — The former CEO of Barnes & Noble is suing the bookseller for breach of contract and defamation following his termination earlier this year. Demos Parneros filed a lawsuit on Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan. Barnes & Noble announced...

UK regulator says ad for birth control app were misleading

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s advertising regulator says a birth control app’s Facebook advertisement contained misleading claims that breached the country’s advertising code. The Advertising Standards Authority ruled Wednesday that the ad by Swedish startup...

Catholic board seeks parishioner-led abuse investigation

A committee created by the Catholic Church specifically to prevent sexual misconduct by clergy on Tuesday issued a damning assessment of the failings to stem the abuse, calling it an “evil” caused by “a loss of moral leadership.” The National Review Board...