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Timeline: Monthlong chase of homeless appears near end

CINCINNATI (AP) — A monthlong battle between officials in Cincinnati and advocates for the homeless that started with a notice to vacate taped to a lamppost will likely end Monday. Josh Spring, of the Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition, says the group of some 15 homeless...

A leaner, faster Arion Worthman returns to lead Air Force

Aug. 19, 2018 11:34 AM EDT AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — This much senior quarterback Arion Worthman knows: He’s leaner, faster and ready to lead Air Force’s triple-option offense . And this much Worthman doesn’t really know: his muddy backfield...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ shines bright at the box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance “Crazy Rich Asians” took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg’s action-packed “Mile 22.” Studios on Sunday say that “Crazy Rich...

Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers’ crops, cattle

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are suffering and hay for cattle is in short supply, with water becoming increasingly scarce, experts say. Missouri has had below-average rainfall since winter. The U.S. Drought Monitor map shows that nearly all...

Drought reveals remains of German ‘Atlantis’ in lake

BERLIN (AP) — A sustained drought in Germany has revealed the ruins of a village abandoned when a large reservoir was created more than 100 years ago. German news agency dpa reported Sunday that a bridge and the foundations of Berich — known locally as the Atlantis of...

Ohio treasurer candidates would expand office’s role

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two candidates for Ohio treasurer have very different ideas about how they’d run the office. The Columbus Dispatch reports Democrat Rob Richardson wants to take a more expanded and active role as treasurer, while Republican Robert Sprague (sprag)...

Snedeker takes 1-shot lead into final round at Wyndham

Aug. 19, 2018 10:48 AM EDT Snedeker takes 1-shot lead into final round at Wyndham BC-GLF–Wyndham Championship <!– –> Chuck Burton, ASSOCIATED PRESS GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Brandt Snedeker took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the...

Sun rises, flags fall on opening night of swimming finals

Aug. 19, 2018 10:42 AM EDT JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Sun Yang thought he’d seen it all in his glittering swimming career. That was until Sunday’s opening night of swimming finals at the Asian Games. In an embarrassing technical blunder for games organizers, the...

Kyle Busch not his usual dominant self at Bristol this time

Aug. 19, 2018 10:42 AM EDT BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Busch had cars strong enough to contend for his third sweep at Bristol Motor Speedway. Instead, he had two eventful races and left the track without a win. Busch arrived at Bristol trying to add to his career 21 national...

Pass it On: Entrepreneur’s insights on running a business

NEW YORK (AP) — David Heath, the co-founder and CEO of online sock company Bombas, was an entrepreneur early on. His advice? Focus on one product before branching out. Don’t copy your competition. And Heath, who meditates daily and brings his Jack Russell terrier...