BVC, MAL stars to meet for last time

Several players from area schools scheduled to play in Sunday’s 14th and final All-Star games between the Blanchard Valley Conference and the Midland Athletic League. The contests will be played at Cory-Rawson High School, with the girls game starting at 5 p.m. and the boys...

Let the Madness begin

The Associated press College basketball fans, start your brackets. March Madness kicks into high gear this week with the start of the NCAA tournament, the time hoop heads circle the calendar like it’s Christmas. This year’s run through the field of 68 should be a...
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China finds no terror link to its nationals on jet

Malaysia’s acting Transport Minister Hishamuddin Hussein shows maps of southern corridor and northern corridor of the search and rescue operation during a press conference at a hotel near the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, in Sepang, Malaysia, Monday, March 17, 2014....

Reds Score 2 In 9th To Rally Past Indians

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Minor league outfielder Steve Selsky doubled in two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Cincinnati Reds, who bounced back from blowing a three-run lead and rallied to beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4 on Monday. Nick Swisher homered and Lonnie...

Goodyear’s Blimp Replacement Takes Flight In Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The next generation of the well-known Goodyear blimp has made its first flight, cruising over part of northeast Ohio beneath bright blue skies. A spokesman for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. tells the Akron Beacon Journal ( ) the airship had no problems during...

MTV launches memorial site for character’s death

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans upset about a main character’s death in the just-concluded episode of MTV’s “Teen Wolf” have a special place to go to vent. The network said Monday it is launching a special website for fans to memorialize the character Allison...

Cavs’ Irving Out 2 Weeks With Biceps Injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving will miss at least two weeks with an arm injury. Irving hurt his left biceps in Sunday’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, and an MRI taken Monday revealed a strained tendon. The team said Irving will be shut down for...

Associated Press Division II All-Ohio Boys Team

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2013-14 Associated Press Division II All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel: DIVISION II FIRST TEAM: Dakota Mathias, Elida, 6-foot-5, senior, 27.7 points per game; Luke Kennard, Franklin, 6-6, jr., 41.0; Evan French,...

Associated Press Division I All-Ohio Boys Team

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2013-14 Associated Press Division I All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel: DIVISION I FIRST TEAM: Javon Bess, Gahanna Lincoln, 6-foot-6, senior, 22.0 points per game; Esa Ahmad, Shaker Hts., 6-7, jr., 25.7; Vincent...

Woman’s Body Found In NE Ohio Shed Identified

STOW, Ohio (AP) — Authorities have identified the young woman whose body was found hidden under blankets in a backyard shed in northeast Ohio. The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office says 21-year-old Michelle Johnson of Stow (stoh) was found dead Saturday in the area...