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State Appeals Ohio Judge’s Ruling On Brine Injection Well

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is fighting a judge’s ruling that had allowed the pumping of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing operations to resume at an injection well shut down in 2014 because of two small, nearby earthquakes. The Ohio Division of Gas Resources...

Column: If Raiders’ Move Approved, Fans Should Boycott Team

OK, Raider Nation. It’s time to rise up — by staying home. The NFL has shown plenty of arrogance over the years, but the idea of the Raiders playing up to three lame-duck seasons in Oakland before moving to Las Vegas might be its worst nose-thumbing yet. No reason for the...

The Latest: Suspect in double killings shoots self but alive

MARRERO, La. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a police officer in a town outside New Orleans (all times local): 6:20 p.m. A Louisiana state police spokesman says the suspect in the slaying of an officer and a woman shot himself following a standoff on a New Orleans...

Cavs' Irving shares inspirational message to motivate kids

AP Photo/Kathy Willens CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving spent a day dedicated to transition and big speeches by delivering a message from the heart. Cleveland’s All-Star point guard, whose own life has undergone major changes over the past year or so because of...

Lipinski, Weir shine as a top pair at skating championships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have something to say. About figure skating? Probably. Fashion and dogs and their social life? Absolutely. They are the Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey of the figure skating commonwealth, a buddy-buddy relationship forged on...

Turkish parliament vote paves way for referendum on greater powers for Erdogan

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish parliament vote paves way for referendum on greater powers for Erdogan.

Spring League Invites Rice, Manziel, Adds Former NFL Players

An independent football league debuting in April is embracing high-profile NFL players who were shunned, extending invitations to Johnny Manziel and Ray Rice and lining up several former draft picks with the promise of a shot to display their talent. Spring League CEO Brian Woods...

Cavs’ Irving Shares Inspirational Message To Motivate Kids

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving spent a day dedicated to transition and big speeches by delivering a message from the heart. Cleveland’s All-Star point guard, whose own life has undergone major changes over the past year or so because of fatherhood, an Olympic gold medal and...

Hudson Swafford shoots second 65, leads in rainy La Quinta

AP Photo/Chris Carlson LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Hudson Swafford shot his second straight 7-under 65 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead in the CareerBuilder Challenge, finishing as an afternoon storm hit the desert layouts. Winless in his four-year PGA Tour career, Swafford...

Packers OL aim to block “to infinity” when Rodgers on move

AP Photo/Jeff Haynes GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — There goes Aaron Rodgers again, beating a defense with another brilliant throw outside the pocket. Extending plays is a specialty of the Green Bay Packers and their two-time MVP quarterback. The Atlanta Falcons know they’ll...