Ohio Man Who Told 911 He Killed Wife Faces Murder Counts

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio judge has kept bond at $3 million for a suburban Cincinnati man who called 911 and reported: “I just shot and killed my wife.” Fifty-seven-year-old Jeffrey Hawkins pleaded not guilty Tuesday, a day after a Hamilton County grand jury indicted...

Ohio Man Accused Of Killing 3 Women Told Police Of His Rage

CLEVELAND (AP) — A recording shows an Ohio man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags told police during an interrogation that he strangled two of them during fits of rage. Prosecutors played the conversation with 38-year-old Michael Madison as his...

Reds Activate Lamb To Start In Place Of Moscot Vs Giants

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have activated left-hander John Lamb off the disabled list to start Tuesday night’s game against the San Francisco Giants. Scheduled starter Jon Moscot is still having soreness in his non-throwing shoulder. Lamb made 10 starts for the...

Ohio Man Accused Of Killing 3 Women Recalls Fits Of Rage

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags told police during an interrogation that he strangled two of them during fits of rage. Prosecutors played a recording of the conversation with 38-year-old Michael Madison as his...

Former NY top political powerbroker gets 12 years in prison

AP Photo/Seth Wenig NEW YORK (AP) — Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a backroom master whose name was synonymous with political power in New York for a generation, was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison, taking his place atop the state’s crowded lineup of...

School sacks nation’s last tackle powder-puff football game

AP Photo/Terry Spencer JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — What boosters describe as the nation’s last tackle powder-puff football game is no more, at least for now. After 50 years of spirited competition between seniors and juniors, Jupiter High’s principal has canceled the...

Atletico Madrid reaches Champions League final on away goals

AP Photo/Matthias Schrader MUNICH (AP) — Antoine Griezmann scored to send Atletico Madrid to the Champions League final for the second time in three years despite a 2-1 defeat at Bayern Munich on Tuesday. Atletico, which lost to city rival Real Madrid in the 2014 final,...

Fiat Chrysler, Google to cooperate on autonomous minivans

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler and Google will work together to more than double the size of Google’s self-driving vehicle fleet by adding 100 Chrysler Pacifica minivans. The companies announced the agreement on Tuesday, saying that Chrysler engineers would work with...
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Target faces backlash on stance on transgender bathrooms

AP Photo/Lynne Sladky NEW YORK (AP) — Consumer backlash is growing against Target’s stance on what type of bathrooms its transgender customers and employees can use. Two weeks ago, the Minneapolis-based discounter issued a statement that said customers and employees...
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Corporate earnings keep falling, but there are signs of life

AP Photo/Richard Drew NEW YORK (AP) — Are we there yet? It’s another weak quarter on Wall Street, but there are some signs corporate America will come out of its recent funk. Earnings at big U.S. companies are on track to tumble 6.4 percent in the first quarter, the...