Nissan and scandal-hit Mitsubishi in talks on partnership

TOKYO (AP) — Scandal-plagued Mitsubishi Motors Corp. may have a suitor, Nissan Motor Co., headed by auto-industry turnaround guru Carlos Ghosn. Both companies acknowledged Thursday they were in talks on various issues, including a possible partnership involving stake...

‘Thor’ swings mighty bat to power Mets past Dodgers 4-3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Credit Thor with the victory on the mound and at the plate. Noah Syndergaard became the second pitcher in Mets history to hit two home runs in a game on Wednesday night, driving in all of New York’s runs in a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles...

Cincinnati Council OKs Photo IDs For Immigrants, Homeless

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati’s city council on Wednesday approved a resolution that would authorize a photo ID card for immigrants, the homeless and others that police and municipal agencies would accept as a valid method of identification. The resolution and an...

Driver Legally Drunk In Fatal Southeastern Indiana Crash

VERSAILLES, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State Police say a Cincinnati man was legally intoxicated when he drove into the path of a semitrailer, killing himself and two passengers. Police said Wednesday that toxicology results on 31-year-old Andre N. Devant show he had a blood-alcohol...

Splash Brothers Curry, Thompson send Warriors to West finals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson’s sweet shooting touch carried the Warriors while Stephen Curry was down, and together again in the starting lineup the Splash Brothers led Golden State back to the Western Conference finals. Thompson scored 33 points with six...

Merger Of State Parks, Boating Operations Clears Ohio Senate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to combine Ohio’s parks and watercraft operations into a single office has cleared the Ohio Senate. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources included the merger in its budget this spring as a cost-cutting measure. The bill goes next to the...

Syndergaard homers twice in Mets’ 4-3 win over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Noah Syndergaard became the second pitcher in Mets history to hit two home runs in a game on Wednesday night, driving in all of New York’s runs in a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Syndergaard (3-2) allowed two runs and six hits in eight...

Police search for 2 men after women escape from basement

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah police are searching for two suspects after a woman and her four teenage daughters were lured to a house and tied up in a basement before they managed to escape, authorities said Wednesday. A father and son armed with a shotgun and a baseball bat...

AP Explains: Bias complaints on Facebook’s ‘trending’ tool

AP Photo/Eric Risberg NEW YORK (AP) — What’s behind the accusations that Facebook is manipulating its “trending topics” feature to promote or suppress certain political perspectives? According to the technology blog Gizmodo , which is owned by Gawker...

LeBron Says Curry Deserves MVP, Debates Meaning Of Award

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James won’t debate whether Golden State’s Stephen Curry should be the NBA’s MVP this season. That’s an indisputable slam dunk. However, James might argue about the award’s meaning. One day after Curry was voted the...