Coast to Coast tryouts set in BG

Coast to Coast Baseball will conduct tryouts for players ages 14 through 18 at 10 a.m. on July 9 at Bowling Green State University’s Perry Fieldhouse. Players accepted into the program will join college coaches and pro scouts at the Roger Dean Complex in Jupiter, Florida,...

Findlay changing leagues

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER FINDLAY — The University of Findlay announced on Monday that it will be one of five schools joining the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, effective July 1, 2017. Findlay has been a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference...

Fire chief says blaze destroys historic stadium in Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A fire official in Oregon says a spectacular fire has destroyed Eugene’s historic Civic Stadium and prompted the temporary evacuation of a nearby two-block area. Eugene-Springfield Fire Chief Randy Groves said the stadium’s dry, seasoned...
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Mexico’s Televisa drops Miss Universe after Trump remarks

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican media giant Televisa says it will no longer broadcast the Miss Universe Pageant or engage any other communication project with Donald Trump. Televisa says its decision comes in the wake of “disrespectful”...
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Indians’ Cody Anderson loses perfect game bid in 7th inning

AP Photo/STEVE NESIUS ST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Grady Sizemore homered with one out in the seventh inning, ending Cody Anderson’s bid to pitch a perfect game in his second career start for the Cleveland Indians. Sizemore, playing in his second...

Obama to propose making 5 million more eligible for OT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says too many Americans are working long days for less pay than they deserve because of outdated rules on overtime pay. Obama is unveiling a proposal to require overtime pay for workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week. That’s...
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Review: Patti Lupone takes the limelight in ‘Shows For Days’

AP Photo/Joan Marcus NEW YORK (AP) — Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play “Shows For Days.” The quirky coming-of-age comedy, which opened...
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Recent spike in shark attacks reported off Carolinas coast

AP Photo/f.duckett Shark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along on the coast of the Carolinas: It’s mainly because so many people are getting in the water. Six shark attacks were recorded in June in North Carolina waters, and the...
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As Kurds gain in Syria, Turkish govt ponders military action

AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — As Kurdish rebels in northern Syria rack up wins against the Islamic State group, Turkish media is abuzz with talk of a long-debated military intervention to push the Islamic militants back from the Turkish border – a...

Union sues feds over hack, says agency had ample warning

WASHINGTON (AP) — The largest federal employee union has filed a class action lawsuit against the federal personnel office and its leaders for failing to safeguard personal files from computer hackers. The suit argues that negligence by federal officials contributed to the...