AP Boys Poll Champions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Here are The Associated Press state boys basketball poll winners with regular-season record (capital letters denotes also won state championship): 1950_All classes: Findlay (18-0) 1951_Class A: Hamilton (13-1); Class B: Deshler (19-0) 1952_Class A: Hamilton...

Associated Press Boys State Basketball Poll

How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school boys basketball teams in the seventh weekly Associated Press polls, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): Others receiving 12 or more points: None....

Okla. pharmacy won’t give drug for Mo. execution

In this handout photo from the Missouri Correctional offices, Michael Anthony Taylor of Kansas City is shown. The Apothecary Shoppe, of Tulsa, submitted a sealed response to Taylor’s lawsuit accusing it of illegally providing Missouri with a made-to-order drug to be used in...

David Crosby postpones shows after heart surgery

AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rock performer David Crosby has undergone heart surgery and is postponing his sold-out California shows. Publicist Michael Jensen tells City News Service that the 72-year-old had a cardiac catheterization last week to fix a...

Fire damages Wharton home

WHARTON — Fire damaged a home near Wharton on Monday, according to the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office. The house at 19167 Township 42 was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived, the sheriff’s office said. The blaze was reported at 4:09 p.m. Mutual aid was provided to...

Okla. pharmacy responds to Mo. execution drug suit

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma pharmacy has submitted a sealed response to a Missouri death row inmate’s lawsuit accusing it of illegally providing Missouri with a made-to-order drug to be used in his lethal injection. The Apothecary Shoppe, of Tulsa, filed its...

Former SIU Professor Takes Helm As President

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A former Illinois state superintendent of education has been chosen as Southern Illinois University’s new president. The SIU board of trustees announced Monday that Randy J. Dunn will be the university’s eighth president, replacing Glenn...

The U.S. undercuts its own power in Iran nuclear talks

Ray Takeyh is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. In an all-too-familiar ritual of diplomacy, the great powers and Iran will gather in Vienna on Tuesday to hammer out a comprehensive nuclear agreement. There will be lofty rhetoric about mutual understanding and...

The U.S. undercuts its own power in Iran nuclear talks

Ray Takeyh is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. In an all-too-familiar ritual of diplomacy, the great powers and Iran will gather in Vienna on Tuesday to hammer out a comprehensive nuclear agreement. There will be lofty rhetoric about mutual understanding and...

Editorial: An escape route for Maryland’s bad cops

MARYLAND WAS disgraced last year by a scandal at the Baltimore jail in which violent prison gang members colluded (and in some cases had sex) with corrupt correctional officers to engineer a virtual takeover of the facility. A contributing factor in the breakdown of order was...