Pirates Fall To Reds For 6th Loss In 7 Games

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are five games under .500 less than a month into the season but they insist there is no reason to panic. Ryan Ludwick lined a two-run double after two Cincinnati batters were hit by pitches, lifting Tony Cingrani and the Reds over the...
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Teague, Korver lead Hawks past Pacers 98-85

AP Photo/John Bazemore ATLANTA (AP) — Jeff Teague flung in a wild 3-pointer after the officials appeared to miss him stepping out of bounds, and Kyle Korver finished off Indiana from beyond the arc to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 98-85 victory Thursday night and another lead...

Cingrani, Ludwick Lift Reds Over Pirates 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Getting to .500 certainly is not the ultimate goal for a franchise that has been to the postseason in three of the last four seasons. Considering the Cincinnati Reds started the year at 3-8, however, they were happy to get their record to 11-11 on Thursday. Ryan...
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Review: Revival of ‘Cabaret’ revival still shocks

AP Photo/Joan Marcus NEW YORK (AP) — Barely sneaking in under the Tony Award nomination deadline this season is a dear old friend to Broadway, the decadent “Cabaret.” The only appropriate salutation is: willkommen. Not a revival so much as a revival of a...

Court Won’t Rehear Case On Ohio Exotic Animals Law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for seven animal owners in Ohio says they will appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court after a federal appeals court refused to rehear the owners’ challenge to the state’s law on dangerous, wild animals. The owners sued the state over the...

Democrats Outraise GOP Incumbents In 2 Ohio Races

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrats have outraised incumbent Republicans in two statewide races this period, as Ohio’s GOP Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) built on his fundraising lead over Democratic opponent Ed FitzGerald. Campaign finance reports filed Thursday show...

Ohio Woman Gets Prison Time In Forced-labor Case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of using ice cream to lure a mentally disabled woman and her child to captivity in a forced-labor case has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison. A federal judge on Thursday sentenced 22-year-old Dezerah Silsby of Ashland to...
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‘Zero Motivation,’ ‘Point and Shoot’ top Tribeca

AP Photo NEW YORK (AP) — A film about a self-documenting man amid the Libyan revolution and a dark comedy about female Israeli soldiers have taken top honors at the Tribeca Film Festival. Awards handed out Thursday at the New York festival were led by best narrative feature...
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Postal workers’ unions protest Staples program

AP Photo/David Goldman CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Postal workers in cities big and small protested in front of Staples stores on Thursday, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service’s pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees. Rallies were planned at...
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Postal workers’ unions protest Staples program

AP Photo/David Goldman CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Postal workers in cities big and small protested in front of Staples stores on Thursday, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service’s pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees. Rallies were planned at...