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Browns Limiting Access To Johnny Football

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Cleveland Browns are limiting media access to Johnny Manziel’s appearance this weekend at the team’s rookie minicamp. Hoping to avoid a media circus around Manziel, the Browns are allowing only local media members — and some select national...

Steve Kerr spurns Knicks, agrees to coach Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have won the bidding war with the New York Knicks for Steve Kerr, hiring him away from the TNT broadcast table to be their coach. Kerr agreed to a five-year, $25 million deal Wednesday, said his agent, Mike Tannenbaum. Kerr...
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Arkansas gay marriages end, for now, after ruling

FILE – In this May 10, 2014 file photo, Kristin Seaton, center, of Jacksonville, Ark., holds up her marriage license as she leaves the Carroll County Courthouse in Eureka Springs, Ark., with her partner, Jennifer Rambo, left, of Fort Smith, Ark., in Eureka Springs, Ark. The...
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Attack on Thai protesters kills 2, wounds 22

Anti-government protesters sing the Thai national anthem during a rally in Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, May 14, 2014. The leader of Thailand’s anti-government movement pushed Tuesday for the appointment of an unelected prime minister in a news conference televised from the...

Northbound I-75 blocked for 3 hours

NORTH BALTIMORE — Both northbound lanes of I-75 in Wood County were blocked for about three hours early Wednesday by accidents and disabled vehicles. The problems began about 4:15 a.m., between North Baltimore and Cygnet. Initial reports indicated that one or more trucks had...

John G. Hines, Ohio Golf Administrator, Dead At 74

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — John G. Hines, former executive director of the Memorial Tournament and general manager of Muirfield Village, died Wednesday on his 74th birthday. The Memorial Tournament disclosed Hines’ death but did not provide any details. Hines, affectionately...

Delany: Unionizing Wrong Way For Athletes To Go

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany insists he is all for empowering college athletes and improving conditions for them. He’s just as adamant that forming a union is not the way to go, and he thinks the public agrees with him on that. Delany says “70...
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Arkansas court won’t set aside gay marriage ruling

FILE – In this May 10, 2014 file photo, Kristin Seaton, center, of Jacksonville, Ark., holds up her marriage license as she leaves the Carroll County Courthouse in Eureka Springs, Ark., with her partner, Jennifer Rambo, left, of Fort Smith, Ark., in Eureka Springs, Ark. The...

Ohio Senate Passes Bill To Require World History

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — High school students in Ohio would have to take a world history and civilizations class before graduating under a bill passed by the state Senate. Currently, world history is not a social studies requirement. Students must take American history and...

Ohio Court Blocks Duke Energy Charges For Cleanup

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has temporarily blocked Duke Energy Corp. from charging customers for pollution cleanup at its deactivated manufactured-gas plants. In a 4-3 ruling Wednesday, the court stayed a regulatory order allowing the company to pass the cleanup...