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Media Company Buying 17 Daily Papers In Ohio, West Virginia

A media company based in Texas is buying 16 daily newspapers in Ohio along with several weeklies and a daily paper in West Virginia. AIM Media Management said Tuesday that its newly-formed AIM Media Midwest will acquire the newspapers from Civitas Media. Terms of the deal...

Akron Zoo Primate Receives Cataract Surgery

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio zoo officials say their female golden lion tamarin monkey has received cataract surgery, considered the first of its kind for such a small animal. The Akron Beacon Journal reports ( ) zookeepers at Akron Zoo noticed Ana struggled to navigate her enclosure...

Appeals Court Hears Arguments Over Ohio’s Execution Method

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court is hearing arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio’s new three-drug execution method. At issue before the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Wednesday is the effectiveness of the first drug used in the method, a...

US College Student Released By North Korea Home, But In Coma

CINCINNATI (AP) — An American college student who was released from a North Korean prison is finally home but in a coma and undergoing treatment at an Ohio hospital where he was taken shortly after arriving on U.S. soil. An airplane carrying Otto Warmbier, who is from Ohio,...

Padres 6, Reds 2

DP_San Diego 1. LOB_Cincinnati 9, San Diego 8. 2B_Barnhart (12), Myers (13). HR_F.Cordero 2 (3). SB_Myers 2 (8), Renfroe (3). S_Richard 2 (3). Maton pitched to 1 batter in the 9th HBP_by Richard (Mesoraco). WP_Feldman, Richard. Umpires_Home, Lance Barksdale; First, Ted Barrett;...

Dodgers’ Puig Makes Obscene Gesture At Cleveland Fans

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig made an obscene gesture at Cleveland fans after hitting a home run Tuesday night. After crossing home plate following his second-inning drive, Puig raised both middle fingers in the direction of fans seated in the dugout suites...

The Latest: Student Released By North Korea Now At Hospital

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the release of an American college student from a North Korean prison (all times local): 11:30 p.m. An American college student who was released from a North Korean prison has been taken to an Ohio hospital for treatment. Otto Warmbier...

Kershaw Wins, Bellinger Hits 2 Homers As Dodgers Top Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Clayton Kershaw extended his unbeaten string and rookie Cody Bellinger hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the eighth inning off Andrew Miller that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 7-5 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night. Kershaw...

Dodgers 7, Indians 5

E_Kipnis (6). DP_Los Angeles 1. LOB_Los Angeles 10, Cleveland 5. 2B_Bellinger (8), Kipnis 2 (10), Daniel.Robertson (4). HR_Bellinger 2 (17), Puig (10), R.Perez (1), Daniel.Robertson (1). SB_C.Taylor (5), Puig (9). Otero pitched to 2 batters in the 9th WP_Hatcher. Umpires_Home,...

The Latest: Student Released By North Korea Arrives In Ohio

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the release of an American college student from a North Korean prison (all times local): 10:25 p.m. An American college student has arrived in Ohio after being released by North Korea, where he was serving a 15-year prison term with hard labor for...