Back From Shoulder Woes, Indians’ Brantley Gets 2 Hits

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — For most teams, seeing an All-Star get two hits in a spring training game would be no big deal. For the Cleveland Indians, watching Michael Brantley swing back into action meant something. Coming off a year almost totally lost to shoulder trouble, Brantley...

High court nominee to face daylong questioning in Senate

Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch is sworn-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, March 20, 2017, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch...
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Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL OHSAA State Tournament At Value City Arena Thursday’s State Semifinals Division II Wauseon (26-1) vs. Columbus Eastmoor (22-6), 10:45 a.m. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (23-5) vs. Trotwood-Madison (25-2), 2 p.m. CHAMPIONSHIP: Saturday, 10:45 a.m. Division...
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Prep basketball: BVC/PCL all-star game is Sunday

The third annual BVC/PCL all-star games will be held Sunday at the University of Findlay’s Croy Gymnasium. The girls game between the top seniors in the Blanchard Valley Conference and Putnam County League tips off at 5 p.m. The boys all-stars from the BVC and PCL will hit...
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Boys basketball: Johnson, Cleveland lead all-Ohio picks

Pandora-Gilboa junior Drew Johnson led area athletes by earning third-team honors as The Associated Press released its Division IV All-Ohio boys basketball selections on Monday. Johnson, a 6-foot-5 forward, averaged 19.3 points, 8.9 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game in leading the...

Jets Sign Veteran QB Josh McCown To 1-year Deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets have signed veteran free-agent quarterback Josh McCown to a one-year deal. The team announced the signing Monday night. Agent Mike McCartney announced on Twitter that the contract is for one season. Financial terms were not immediately available....

The Latest: Emirates unaware of laptop ban on US flights

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest developments related to the U.S. government move to bar passengers in eight countries from bringing laptops and other electronics onboard direct flights to the United States (all times local): 9:35 a.m. The Middle East’s biggest airline says it...

Martin McGuinness, Irish rebel turned politician, dies at 66

FILE – This is a Sunday, Feb. 1, 1998 file photo of Martin McGuinness, the Sinn Fein Chief Negotiator, left, and Sinn Fein’s president Gerry Adams as they participate in the Bloody Sunday anniversary march in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. McGuinness, an IRA and Sinn...

Trump to Capitol in last-ditch lobbying for health care bill

President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Kentucky Exposition Center, Monday, March 20, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is rallying support for the Republican health care overhaul by taking his case...

Reds 10, Royals 6

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