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Tuesday’s Scoreboard

PREP FOOTBALL Weekly AP Poll Division I 1. Cincinnati St. Xavier (7) 3-0 187 2. Cleveland St. Ignatius (11) 3-0 183 3. Stow-Munroe Falls (1) 3-0 96 4. Lakewood St. Edward 3-0 87 5. Canton Mckinley 3-0 81 6. Toledo Whitmer (1) 3-0 80 7. Cincinnati Elder 3-0 69 8. Dublin Coffman...
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Prep Roundup: H-L volleyball shuts out P-G

BASCOM — Jessie Kreais spiked 12 kills as Hopewell-Loudon swept Pandora-Gilboa 25-20, 25-20, 25-13 in Monday’s Blanchard Valley Conference match. The Chieftains, who improved to 8-2 overall and remain unbeaten in the BVC at 3-0, also got six kills and four blocks from...

Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps

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The Latest: 9/11's “Tribute in Light” beams in NYC

AP Photo/Seth Wenig NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest news surrounding observances marking the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Two giant towers of light have lit up the lower Manhattan skyline as a visual memorial to those who lost their...

Christie disputes claims Bannon made about him in interview

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is disputing comments former White House adviser Steve Bannon made about him during an interview with CBS News. Bannon claimed Christie was passed over for a cabinet position in the Trump administration because the...

Kalamazoo guitar factory to redo facility with Rolling Stone

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A guitar factory in Kalamazoo is teaming up with Rolling Stone in an effort to turn the historic site into a national music destination. Heritage Guitar owners announced their partnership with New York-based Rolling Stone LLC and Kalamazoo developer...

Flight cancellations mount as Irma pushes north from Florida

AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee Airports up and down Florida remained closed Monday and flight cancellations moved north along with Tropical Storm Irma. More than 4,200 U.S. flights scheduled for Monday were canceled by mid-afternoon – and more than 9,000 since Saturday –...

Liam Neeson says his thriller days are over

TORONTO (AP) — Special set of skills or not, Liam Neeson says he’s finished making thrillers. In an interview, Neeson said that he plans to stop even though it’s hard to turn down the lucrative offers he gets thanks to his box-office success in the three...

Tonya Harding, Louis C.K. films lead big buys in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — A film that finds the comedy and humanity in Tonya Harding is the biggest acquisition of the Toronto International Film Festival. Domestic distribution rights for “I, Tonya,” starring Margot Robbie as the Olympic skater, were on Monday bought by a...

'Lady Bird' leads another charge for 'Moonlight' maker A24

TORONTO (AP) — Greta Gerwig stood on the stage of the Ryerson Theatre at the Toronto International Film Festival, wiping back tears from the roaring standing ovation that greeted her directorial debut, “Lady Bird.” Gerwig was already a successful actress and a...