Governor May Offer Sneak Peek At Upcoming Ohio Budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is offering community action leaders a sneak peek at some key provisions of his upcoming two-year state budget proposal. The Republican governor is scheduled to speak Thursday at the Ohio Association of Community Action...

Carbon Monoxide Sickens 6 In Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — Six people have been evacuated from two row houses in Cleveland after becoming sick from carbon monoxide. Cleveland Fire Department Battalion Chief Greg Glauner tells the Plain Dealer ( ) that two adults and three children were taken by ambulance to MetroHealth...

Penguins-Capitals Sums

First Period_1, Washington, Ovechkin 28 (Alzner, Backstrom), 4:50. Penalties_Carlson, Was (hooking), 7:35; Sill, Pit, major (fighting), 13:14; T.Wilson, Was, major (fighting), 13:14. Second Period_2, Washington, Ovechkin 29 (Green, Backstrom), 17:19 (pp). Penalties_Hillen, Was...

Wednesday’s Scores

Belmont Union Local 77, Bellaire 58 Carey 69, Attica Seneca E. 54 Ironton 71, Saint Joseph Central, W.Va. 48 Ironton St. Joseph 46, Portsmouth Notre Dame 39 N. Robinson Col. Crawford 58, Upper Sandusky 44 Pomeroy Meigs 61, Wellston 58 Powell Village Academy 53, Mt. Vernon Academy...
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Israeli center-left alliance looks to unseat Netanyahu

FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 file photo, Israeli politicians Isaac Herzog, right, and Tzipi Livni listen during a tour along the Israel and Gaza Strip border. When Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dissolved his unwieldy coalition and called new elections last...
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Japan studying latest message in Mideast hostage crisis

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, accompanied by government spokesman Yoshihide Suga, speaks during a hurriedly held ministerial meeting on Japanese hostage Kenji Goto taken by the Islamic State group, at the prime minister’s official residence in Tokyo...
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As Iraqi Kurds gain ground from IS, local Sunnis are wary

In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 photo, a Kurdish Peshmerga soldier stands guard, overlooking the road between Mosul and Tal afar at the frontline of Eski Mosul. The Iraqi Kurdish fighters retaking territory from Islamic State militants have found surprising ambivalence in areas...

BC-BKC–Wright St.-Oakland Box

Mitchell 0-1 0-0 0, Karena 2-4 0-0 4, Griffin 2-4 2-3 7, Hopkins 6-13 0-2 16, Thomasson 6-12 2-2 17, Arceneaux 2-12 0-0 6, Evans 0-2 0-0 0, Benzinger 3-4 0-0 9, R. Davis 6-7 5-10 17. Totals 27-59 9-17 76. Williams 5-10 2-2 16, Hayes 8-12 11-13 27, Felder 2-10 12-12 18, McCune 0-2...

Irving Scores 55, Leads Cavs To 8th Win In Row Minus LeBron

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record while LeBron James watched from the bench and leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night. Irving took over with...

Boys basketball: Another big night for Carey’s Wentling

By RYAN SATKOWIAK STAFF WRITER CAREY — Trailing 18-12 on its first possession of the second quarter, Seneca East possessed the ball looking to cut into Carey’s lead. A crossing pass is broken up by Jared Wentling near mid-court. He sprints toward the hoop and throws...