Detroit Tigers, Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch dies at age 87

FILE- In a file photo from Nov. 14, 2014, Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch listens during a news conference in Detroit. Ilitch, the owner of the Detroit Red Wings and Tigers, who founded the Little Caesars Pizza empire, has died. He was 87. Family spokesman Doug Kuiper says...

New York Man Who Completed 744 Marathons Dies At Age 96

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — An internationally known runner who completed 744 marathons has died. Don McNelly was 96. The Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home in Fairport, New York, he died Sunday. The native of Brookville, Ohio, began running in the late 1960s after a close friend died of...

Bengals Player Adam “Pacman” Jones Case Still On Hold

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals player Adam “Pacman” Jones is getting more time to work on personal issues before anything happens with the latest criminal case against him. Hamilton County court records show the date for possible grand jury action has been delayed from...

Amid Opioid Crisis, Ohio Panel Studies Drug Education Effort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio panel created to study how students are educated about the dangers of drug use amid the growing opioid epidemic is ready to share its recommendations. State legislative leaders and the attorney general announced the committee last August, saying that...

Trump has Richard Gere asking: 'Where's the beef?'

AP Photo/Michael Sohn BERLIN (AP) — Richard Gere says U.S. President Donald Trump lacks substance, likening him to a burger without the filling. The actor, who’s in Berlin promoting his new film “The Dinner” about a politician facing tough personal and...

Museum ends Shia LaBeouf project, citing safety concerns

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s Museum of the Moving Image has closed a performance art project involving Shia LaBeouf, citing “serious public safety hazards.” The project had the actor and others chanting “He will not divide us” in front of a...

Dolan: Jackson can finish contract, decide on Carmelo trade

FILE- In this Jan. 9, 2017 file photo, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson watches from the stands during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans at Madison Square Garden in New York. Jackson may be trying to trade Carmelo Anthony because...

The Latest: Doctor says prognosis for Polish PM is good

In this Tuesday Feb. 7, 2017 photo, Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo arrives at a press conference. Szydlo was in a car wreck on Friday that involved a young driver in a Fiat 500 hitting her car from the side and was being checked out in a hospital, officials and news reports...

After a win, travel ban opponents seek another court victory

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring, right, accompanied by Virginia Solicitor General Stuart Raphael, speaks outside the federal courthouse in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, following a hearing on President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Lawyers for the state of...

Family: Man Fatally Shot By Ohio Deputy Was Unarmed

GENEVA, Ohio (AP) — Relatives say a 26-year-old man wasn’t armed when he was fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy responding to a call about the unwanted man at a northeast Ohio home. Ashtabula (ash-tuh-BYOO’-luh) County Sheriff William Johnson says Vincent Palma,...