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Johnson says Clippers owner living in ‘stone ages’

FILE – In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling, right, sits with his wife Rochelle during the Clippers NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. An attorney representing the estranged wife of Clippers owner...

Body Of 2nd Missing Canoeist Found In Ohio River

LEVANNA, Ohio (AP) — Searchers have found the body of an Ohio River canoeist who was presumed drowned after his companion’s body was located in the water last week. An Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman says a Division of Watercraft officer spotted the second...

AP Source: Stan Van Gundy Pistons’ coach/president

DETROIT (AP) — A person with knowledge of the details says Stan Van Gundy has agreed to a $35-million, five-year contract to be the Detroit Pistons’ coach and president of basketball operations. Detroit gave Van Gundy the powerful combination of jobs on Tuesday, the...
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201 dead, many trapped in Turkish coal mine

Relatives try to get information outside a local hospital after an explosion and fire at a coal mine in Soma, in western Turkey, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. An explosion and fire at a coal mine in western Turkey killed at least one miner Tuesday and left up to 300 workers trapped...

NE Ohio Diocese Specifies Banned Teacher Behaviors

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Catholic diocese in Cleveland is requiring its teachers to sign a contract specifying prohibited violations of Catholic doctrine, such as homosexual activity and artificial insemination. The Plain Dealer ( ) reports the contract for teachers at more than 100...

Storm Leaves Damage In NE Ohio; Tornado Confirmed

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Crews at Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) Valley National Park in northeastern Ohio are cleaning up from a storm that washed out trails and damaged the tracks that carry the park’s scenic railroad. Storms on Monday night also spawned a tornado that...

Ohio Libertarians Seek Rehearing In Ballot Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Libertarians are awaiting word from the federal appeals court in Cincinnati on a request to rehear their ballot access case. Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) disqualified Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Charlie Earl from May 6...

Father Of Slain US Soldier Seeks Iraqi Justice

WASHINGTON (AP) — The father of a U.S. soldier whose remains were found near Baghdad in 2008 said he urged an Iraqi judge at a hearing Tuesday to fully prosecute the insurgent accused of killing his son. Keith Maupin, 63, of Cincinnati, participated by video teleconference from...

Chrysler CEO Dedicates Tipton Transmission Plant

TIPTON, Ind. (AP) — Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne (SEHR’-jee-oh mahr-kee-OH’-nay) says the company’s newest central Indiana transmission plant will create prosperity for both surrounding communities and for the automaker. Marchionne and other officials...
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Nevada school shooter left 2 suicide notes

Sparks Police Chief Brian Allen, left, addresses reporters while Washoe County School District Police Chief Mike Mieras looks on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at a news conference announcing the findings of a six-month investigation into a deadly shooting rampage at Sparks Middle School...