Cron, Pham power Rays past Braves

Aug. 30, 2018 12:38 AM EDT ATLANTA (AP) — C.J. Cron hit a tiebreaking homer in the third inning, Tommy Pham added a two-run shot in the fourth and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Atlanta Braves 8-5 in a rain-delayed game early Thursday. Tampa Bay has won nine of 10 and...

Officials: Car goes off roadway, kills construction worker

MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol says a construction worker died when a car veered off the road and struck him. WTOL-TV reports the Highway Patrol identified the man killed Thursday afternoon as Nathan Soto, of Gerken Paving. Authorities say a car...

Trump’s top White House lawyer is leaving this fall

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House counsel Don McGahn, a consequential insider in President Donald Trump’s legal storms and successes and a key figure in the administration’s handling of the Russia investigation, will be leaving in the fall, the president announced...

Trump revisits wargames with SKorea as NKorea talks stall

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said that there’s no reason to spend a lot of money on military wargames with South Korea, but he warned he could “instantly” relaunch the exercises again and they would be “far bigger than ever before.”...

Trump-friendly tabloid sees a decline in circulation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Enquirer has long explained its support for Donald Trump as a business decision based on the president’s popularity among its readers. But private financial documents and circulation figures obtained by The Associated Press show that the...

Yelich hits for cycle, Brewers beat Reds 13-12 in 10 innings

Aug. 30, 2018 12:07 AM EDT Yelich hits for cycle, Brewers beat Reds 13-12 in 10 innings By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer AP-BBN–Brewers-Reds <!– –> Gary Landers, ASSOCIATED PRESS CINCINNATI (AP) — Christian Yelich led Milwaukee’s big comeback by...

Officials hold groundbreaking for expansion of airport

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Officials have held a ceremonial groundbreaking at an Ohio airport for construction of a long-awaited expansion project. Akron-Canton Airport President Rick McQueen said at this week’s ceremony that the current gate area is outdated and unable to...

Ohio State trustees to be updated on doctor abuse inquiry

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University trustees are set to receive an update on the investigation into a former team doctor now accused of sexual misconduct against scores of male athletes and other students. A law firm hired to investigate the claims has heard from...

No going home for many Hondurans deported back to brutality

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — They cannot go home again. For many Honduran deportees, home means a return to the brutality that sent them fleeing north in the first place. In the neighborhoods where they grew up, corpses are dumped unceremoniously at construction sites, and...