Wilder trainer: Joshua agrees to title unification bout

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Unbeaten heavyweight champions Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua appear poised for a title unification bout. Wilder trainer Jay Deas said Monday night that the two camps have agreed to terms on a fight in the United Kingdom sometime this fall. Deas...
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Bumgarner shaky, ejected in Giants’ 7-5 loss to Marlins

MIAMI (AP) — Madison Bumgarner blew a sixth inning lead and was ejected on the way out of his second start this season as the Miami Marlins rallied past the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Monday night. J.T. Realmuto had three hits including his seventh home run of the season...
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Bauers hits first home run in Rays’ 8-4 win over Blue Jays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Bauers hit his first career home run to put Tampa Bay ahead in the fourth inning and the Rays went on to an 8-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night. Bauers’ two-run homer off Sam Gaviglia after Matt Duffy’s single...
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Some lava evacuees may return to homes during ‘stable’ flow

HONOLULU (AP) — Officials on Hawaii’s Big Island let some people back into their homes and scaled down emergency operations Monday as lava flowed into the ocean on a path that wasn’t threatening new areas. “We’ve pretty much thrown everything at this...
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Longhorns, Red Raiders win super regionals to advance to CWS

Texas and fellow Big 12 member Texas Tech won their best-of-three super regionals on Monday and became the fifth and sixth teams to advance to the College World Series. Kody Clemens homered for the third straight game and fill-in starter Matteo Bocchi held Tennessee Tech to one...
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Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Akron Beacon Journal, Jun. 10 Polls consistently show that Republicans and Democrats agree about the need to protect the health coverage of those Americans with pre-existing conditions. For all...

Igarashi set to catch a wave in surfing’s Olympic debut

TOKYO (AP) — In keeping with the laid-back lifestyle of his sport, Kanoa Igarashi won’t let the pressure of representing Japan overwhelm him when surfing makes its much-anticipated debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The 20-year-old Igarashi was born in Huntington...
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Boy With Severe Injuries Dies; Foster Parent Charged.

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old Ohio boy hospitalized with severe injuries has died and his foster parent has been charged with child endangering and could face more charges. The Licking County Prosecutor’s Office says Nathaniel Gard was taken to a hospital...