Inmate Wants Execution Delayed, Seeks Drug Details

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge is mulling whether to postpone the July 23 execution of an Arizona death row inmate who is demanding details about the two-drug combination that will be used to put him to death. The arguments made Wednesday by inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood’s lawyers...

Alabama Man Convicted In Child Sex Case

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A southeast Alabama man has been convicted of transporting a child to Tennessee and Ohio for sex. A federal jury in Montgomery returned a guilty verdict Wednesday against 38-year-old Charles Partin of Clayton. He was also convicted of transporting a stolen...

Yankees’ Tanaka On DL, Will Have MRI On Right Arm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yankees rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to elbow inflammation and has returned to New York to have an MRI on his right arm. Tanaka, who leads the majors with 12 wins, allowed five runs and 10 hits — both career...

UPDATED: Findlay attorney Ralph Russo killed in auto accident, wife critically injured

Prominent Hancock County attorney Ralph Russo was killed in an automobile accident  this afternoon near Sandusky. His wife, attorney Nancy Moody-Russo, was critically injured. The apparent one-car accident occurred at 1:01 p.m. on U.S. 6 in Margaretta Township, Erie County, near...
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Dodgers found partly responsible in fan beating

FILE – This undated file photo provided Tuesday April 5, 2011 by John Stow shows Bryan Stow holding his 12-year-old son and 8-year-old daughter. Bryan Stow a San Francisco Giants fan who suffered brain damage in a beating at Dodger Stadium won his negligence suit against...

Multiple fatalities in Houston-area shooting

SPRING, Texas (AP) — Authorities say multiple fatalities have been reported from a shooting at a home in suburban Houston. A statement from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office says deputy constables have responded to a reported shooting at a home located in Spring,...
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AP Source: Riley, LeBron meeting ends in Vegas

Miami Heat’s LeBron James gestures as he answers a question during a news conference in Miami, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. James says he’s going on vacation with his family before making any decisions about his future. The Miami Heat held their season-wrap up team meeting...
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Argentina reaches World Cup final after penalties

Argentina’s goalkeeper Sergio Romero celebrates after he saved shot by Netherlands’ Wesley Sneijder from the spot during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014....

Yankees’ Tanaka To Have MRI On Right Arm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yankees rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka has returned to New York to have an MRI on his right arm. Tanaka, who leads the majors with 12 wins, allowed five runs and 10 hits — both career highs — in 6 2-3 innings in a 5-3 loss to the Indians on Tuesday night. The...
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California hopes fines up to $500 slow water waste

Groundskeeper Sanjay Ram, right,of the Department of General Services, waters plants lining the sidewalk around the state Capitol Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. State water regulators are considering fines up to $500 for excessive water use for things like...