Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

CHICAGO (AP) — A tornado swept into a mobile home park near a small town in western Wisconsin on Tuesday, killing one person and leaving around 25 injured, as a storm system also pounded parts of at least seven states from Texas to near the Canadian border with heavy rain,...

Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle is in conversations with the Trump administration about replacing Sean Spicer as White House press secretary. The former first lady of San Francisco told the Mercury News in San Jose, California, on Monday that taking that...
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District track: Lady Red can’t advance at Oak Harbor District

OAK HARBOR — Last chances for Fostoria High School’s girls to gain Division II regional track and field bids will come Friday after the Lady Red were unable to gain advancements from Tuesday’s first day of district competition at Oak Harbor High School. The top...
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Prep baseball: Eastwood rallies to topple Redmen

PEMBERVILLE — Fostoria led 3-1 through 41/2 innings before Eastwood took control with six in the fifth and four more in the sixth on its way to a 13-5 Northern Buckeye Conference baseball win over the Redmen on Tuesday. Eastwood leadoff hitter Cade Boos singled three times...

Tuesday’s Scores

Lewis Center Olentangy 4, Mt. Vernon 3 Sunbury Big Walnut 10, Westerville N. 2 Chagrin Falls 10, Cuyahoga Falls CVCA 7 Parma Padua 11, Oberlin Firelands 1 Hebron Lakewood 3, Bloom-Carroll 2 Apple Creek Waynedale 14, Wooster Triway 2 Columbiana Crestview 5, Canfield S. Range 2...
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District softball: Top-ranked Gibsonburg powers past Lakota

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR OAK HARBOR — It’s certainly not optimal to give Gibsonburg’s softball team extra opportunities at the plate. Lakota got a first-hand look at the consequences on Tuesday. Three Lakota errors in the first inning helped the Division IV...

Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Part of a building sits on a vehicle after a tornado ripped through Prairie Lake Estates trailer home park, just north of Chetek, Wis., Tuesday, May 16, 2017. The tornado swept into the mobile home park in western Wisconsin on Tuesday, as a storm system also pounded parts of at...

New Orleans begins takedown of 3rd Confederate-era monument

A worker in protective gear takes down an Army National Guard flag from the statue of Confederate General P.G.T. Beauregard during the statue’s removal from the entrance to City Park in New Orleans, Tuesday, May 16, 2017. The city announced late Tuesday that it had begun...

Frontier League

___ Lake Erie 4, Washington 2 Windy City 4, Schaumburg 3 Gateway at Normal, 7:35 p.m. Traverse City at Joliet, 8:05 p.m. Washington at Lake Erie, 11:05 a.m. Schaumburg at Windy City, 11:35 a.m. Evansville at River City, 6:05 p.m. Southern Illinois at Florence, 7:05 p.m. Gateway...

Authorities seize 7,000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

VAL VERDE, Calif. (AP) — Some 7,000 birds were seized in one of the largest raids of illegal cockfighting in United States history, authorities said Tuesday. About 100 Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies conducted the raid on Monday, seizing roosters, hens and...