Judge Hears Ohio Transgender Inmate’s Hormone Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A transgender Ohio prison inmate wants a federal judge to order the state to allow her hormone treatments to continue permanently. Whitney Lee says she suffered a medical setback including facial hair growth and depression when the treatments stopped. Lee...

Change Of Command Set For Air Force Base In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Air Force officials say a new leader will command Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in southwest Ohio when the current commander retires this summer. The base said in a statement Thursday that Col. John Devillier (duh-VIL’-yay) will replace Col. Cassie...

Change Of Command Set For Air Force Base In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Air Force officials say a new leader will command Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in southwest Ohio when the current commander retires this summer. The base said in a statement Thursday that Col. John Devillier (duh-VIL’-yay) will replace Col. Cassie...

Ohio State Pitcher Begins Leukemia Treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State freshman pitcher Zach Farmer will miss the rest of the season while being treated for leukemia. Farmer, a left-hander with a 6-4 record and a 3.28 ERA, has been diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. He had been feeling sick for about a week when...

Ohio State Pitcher Begins Leukemia Treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State freshman pitcher Zach Farmer will miss the rest of the season while being treated for leukemia. Farmer, a left-hander with a 6-4 record and a 3.28 ERA, has been diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. He had been feeling sick for about a week when...

Ohio State Pitcher Begins Leukemia Treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State freshman pitcher Zach Farmer will miss the rest of the season while being treated for leukemia. Farmer, a left-hander with a 6-4 record and a 3.28 ERA, has been diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. He had been feeling sick for about a week when...

Botched Execution Could Renew ‘cruel’ Challenges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The botched execution of an Oklahoma inmate is certain to fire up the debate over what constitutes cruel and unusual punishment — the phrase written into the U.S. Constitution and defined by the courts, piece by piece, over two centuries. Convicted killer...
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Owners meet, hope to move quickly on Sterling

FILE – In this Dec. 19, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, right, and V. Stiviano, left, watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is intent on moving...
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Pitbull calls out Sterling at iHeartRadio Awards

FILE – In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Jennifer Lopez arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The “Happy†singer Pharrell Williams is set to perform at the first iHeartRadio Music Awards Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the...
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Posthumous Michael Jackson album due out May 13

FILE – Nov. 7, 2001 file photo, Michael Jackson waves to crowds gathered to see him at his first ever in-store appearance to celebrate his new album “Invincible” in New York’s Times Square.When Michael Jackson’s record label released his first...