Ohio Bridge Project Designed To Protect Endangered Mussel

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has designed an $11.8 million construction project to protect a federally endangered mussel species — a creature that’s barely the size of a human fingernail. Department of Transportation officials say they accommodated the rayed bean in their plans...
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Reds manager Price ejected before 1st pitch, Indians win 2-1

AP Photo/Tony Dejak CLEVELAND (AP) — Bryan Price was still angry a day later, and he let the umpires know it while presenting Cincinnati’s lineup card. And, just like that, the Reds manager was done for the game – before a pitch was thrown. Price was tossed by...

Ohio Officials Link Tainted Heroin Batch To 11 Overdoses

MARION, Ohio (AP) — A potent batch of heroin or one mixed with other drugs could be responsible for at least 11 overdoses, including two fatalities, within 24 hours in central Ohio. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) medics had responded to 11 overdoses on Thursday and Friday in...

Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in ‘Deflategate’

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the “Deflategate” scandal. Boston.com reports (http://bit.ly/1FHE96e ) that Patricia M. Shong, of Auburn, Massachusetts, died on Monday surrounded by family....

Reds Manager Bryan Price Ejected Even Before Game Begins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price was ejected Saturday before the game against Cleveland began. Price was thrown out by crew chief Jim Reynolds after the lineup cards were exchanged. The two had a lengthy heated argument that continued as the Indians players...

Reds Manager Bryan Price Ejected Even Before Game Begins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price was ejected Saturday before the game against Cleveland began. Price was thrown out by crew chief Jim Reynolds after the lineup cards were exchanged. The two had a lengthy heated argument that continued as the Indians players...

Mets 3B Wright has back problem, shut down for another week

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Mets third baseman David Wright has been shut down for at least another week because of a back problem, further delaying his return from the disabled list. Wright hasn’t played since mid-April. He originally went on the disabled list with...
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Joyful Burundi refugees leave disease-stricken camp

AP Photo/Jerome Delay LAKE TANGANYIKA, Tanzania (AP) — Hundreds of women, many with children strapped on their backs alongside their few belongings, sing melodious tunes expressing their joy as their small boats approach the ferry M.V. Liemba. “We are thanking God for...

Comments On Officer’s Acquittal In Cleveland Police Killing

Michael Brelo, a white Cleveland patrolman, was acquitted Saturday in the deaths of two unarmed black motorists, Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams, who were killed in a 137-shot barrage by several officers. Some reaction to the judge’s verdict and the potential for...

Comments On Officer’s Acquittal In Cleveland Police Killing

Michael Brelo, a white Cleveland patrolman, was acquitted Saturday in the deaths of two unarmed black motorists, Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams, who were killed in a 137-shot barrage by several officers. Some reaction to the judge’s verdict and the potential for...