United faces public-relations fiasco over dragged passenger

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh United is getting pummeled on late-night TV. Online, jokers are proposing new corporate slogans such as “We’ll drag you all over the world” and “We have red eye and black eye flights available.” On Wall Street, the airline briefly...

Comeback: Brantley’s double lifts Indians past White Sox 2-1

Cleveland Indians’ Francisco Lindor, right, scores and is congratulated by Edwin Encarnacion after scoring during the 10th inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Cleveland. The Indians won 2-1 in 10 innings. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) CLEVELAND (AP) —...

Sister Of Woman Killed By Mom Gets Probation For Moving Body

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman who helped move her elder sister’s body after their mother killed her has received probation. Twenty-one-year-old Hannah Tyburski pleaded guilty Monday to a misdemeanor charge of gross abuse of a corpse for helping Janet Tyburski move...

ECHL Playoff Glance

Friday, April 14: Adirondack st Manchester, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15: Adirondack st Manchester, 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 18: Manchester at Adirondack, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 20: Manchester at Adirondack, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 22: x-Manchester at Adirondack, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April...

Guitarist J. Geils, who sang ‘Centerfold,’ dies at age 71

GROTON, Mass. (AP) — Musician J. Geils, founder of The J. Geils Band known for such peppy early 80s pop hits as “Love Stinks,” ”Freeze Frame” and “Centerfold,” has died in his Massachusetts home at 71. Groton police said officers...

Cespedes hits 3 homers in first 5 innings vs Phillies

New York Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes follows through on a three-run home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Clay Buchholz during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Mets...

Condom-clogged pipe leads police to Austin prostitution ring

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police say they cracked an Austin prostitution ring they were led to by a drainage pipe clogged with condoms. A police affidavit filed Tuesday said investigators learned that a massage parlor was operating in a shopping strip in northwestern Austin...

Authorities Seek 2 Suspects In Ohio Police Officer Shooting

NEWCOMERSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio law enforcement authorities are looking for two suspects after a police officer in the eastern part of the state was shot. The shooting occurred shortly after 10 a.m. Tuesday in the village of Newcomerstown, about 100 miles (161 kilometers) south...

Dark Money Group Backs Super PAC Pushing Mandel Senate Bid

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A super PAC created to support Republican Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s latest bid for U.S. Senate is getting the bulk of its money from an advocacy group not required to disclose its donors, an Associated Press review has found. The anonymity allowed...

Officials: Imprisoned Utah doctor may have killed himself

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah officials say a doctor imprisoned for drugging his beauty queen wife and leaving her to die in a bathtub may have killed himself. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that they didn’t find “any signs of foul play” in their...