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David Foster Wallace’s estate opposes biopic

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello LOS ANGELES (AP) — Relatives of David Foster Wallace say they’re opposed to the upcoming film “The End of the Tour,” which is based on David Lipsky’s 2010 book “Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road...

Prosecutor Agues For Mercy For Condemned Killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The death sentence of a man scheduled to die next month for killing a Cleveland produce vendor in a three-decade old robbery should be commuted to life without parole, a prosecutor said Monday while arguing the defendant is still guilty of the crime. The...

Blast Destroys Vacant Ohio Home, Damages Others

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are investigating an explosion that destroyed a vacant home and affected more than 40 structures in southwest Ohio. The Dayton Fire Department says it’s looking into the cause of the blast that occurred at about 10:15 a.m. Monday. Two people...
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Death count in ferry sinking tops 100

A relative of a passenger aboard the sunken ferry Sewol prays as she waita for her missing loved one at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Monday, April 21, 2014. Divers continued the grim work of recovering bodies from inside the sunken South Korean ferry Monday, securing a new...

Ohio Lawmaker Wants Private Prison Vendor Canned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio state lawmaker says the state prisons department should terminate its contract with a private food service operator after fining the company last week for repeatedly failing to meet promised staffing levels. Democratic state Rep. Matt Lundy said...

Bengals Exercise WR A.J. Green’s Option For 2015

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals have exercised a 2015 contract option for receiver A.J. Green, letting them turn their focus to an extension for quarterback Andy Dalton. Green was the fourth overall pick in the 2011 draft and was entering the final season on his deal. The...

Bengals’ Huber Starting To Kick Again

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kevin Huber has gained back the 15 pounds he lost while his jaw was wired, forcing him to drink his meals. He no longer wears a neck brace to help a cracked vertebra heal. The Bengals punter is nearly back to normal after recovering from one of the most painful...
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Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

A well-wisher holds flowers and an autobiography of Colombian Nobel Literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, as he waits outside the Palace of Fine Arts to pay his respect to the beloved author, in Mexico City, Monday, April 21, 2014. Garcia Marquez died Thursday April 17,...
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Man accuses former TV exec of sexual abuse

AP Photo/Nick Ut BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A man who has accused “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has also sued a former TV programming executive and two other industry figures. Michael Egan III sued Garth Ancier on...

Main Cleveland Airport Plans $20M In Improvements

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland’s main airport is planning $20 million in upgrades, including renovations to the ticketing lobby, exterior of the terminal and baggage area. The Plain Dealer reports ( ) that work at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is expected to begin...