Findlay to host Miracle League All-Star Celebration

Findlay has been selected as the host of the inaugural Miracle League All-Star Celebration to be held this weekend at the Blanchard Valley Health System Miracle Park. A total of 90 Miracle League All-Star players from around the U.S. and Canada plus 60 Miracle League directors...

Kavanaugh: I didn’t recognize Parkland dad seeking handshake

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he would have shaken the hand of a school shooting victim’s father during a break in last week’s Senate hearing had he recognized him before being whisked away by security detail. Kavanaugh’s...

Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title

Sep. 12, 2018 10:25 PM EDT Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title By BENJAMIN STANDIG Associated Press BC-BKL-WNBA Finals <!– –> Nick Wass, ASSOCIATED PRESS FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to their WNBA title...

Osaka's US Open win re-opens cultural discussion in Japan

Sep. 12, 2018 10:22 PM EDT By STEPHEN WADE and MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Naomi Osaka’s victory in the U.S. Open has added her to a growing list of athletes, Nobel Prize winners, and beauty pageant contestants who have raised the issue of...

Strasburg strikes out 9, Nats beat Phillies 5-1 for sweep

Sep. 12, 2018 10:22 PM EDT Strasburg strikes out 9, Nats beat Phillies 5-1 for sweep By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer AP-BBN–Nationals-Phillies <!– –> Matt Slocum, ASSOCIATED PRESS PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg threw seven impressive innings,...

Athletics use 10-run 3rd inning to beat Orioles 10-0

Sep. 12, 2018 10:12 PM EDT BALTIMORE (AP) — Matt Olson homered during a 10-run third inning in which the first 11 batters reached base, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-0 Wednesday night for their sixth straight victory. Oakland totaled 10 hits and...

Seattle Storm win third WNBA title, beating Washington Mystics 98-82 in Game 3 to sweep series

Sep. 12, 2018 10:02 PM EDT Seattle Storm win third WNBA title, beating Washington Mystics 98-82 in Game 3 to sweep series BC-APNewsAlert <!– –> FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Seattle Storm win third WNBA title, beating Washington Mystics 98-82 in Game 3 to sweep series.

Survey: US companies in China hurt by tariff war

BEIJING (AP) — Two-thirds of American companies in China say they have been hurt by the spiraling tariff war between Beijing and Washington, two business groups reported Thursday, and they appealed for a resumption of negotiations aimed at a settlement. Additional U.S....

Fenway fan hit in head by Devon Travis' thrown bat

Sep. 12, 2018 9:37 PM EDT Fenway fan hit in head by Devon Travis’ thrown bat AP-BBA–Red Sox-Injured Fan <!– –> Charles Krupa, ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON (AP) — A man sitting in the box seats at Wednesday night’s Red Sox game was hit on the...

Segura, Mattocks lift DC past Minnesota in battle of Uniteds

Sep. 12, 2018 9:31 PM EDT Segura, Mattocks lift DC past Minnesota in battle of Uniteds BC-SOC–MLS-Minnesota United-DC United <!– –> WASHINGTON (AP) — Ulises Segura and Darren Mattocks scored in a 4-minute span in the second half in D.C....