Monday’s Scores

Avon 55, Cle. St. Joseph 42 Berea-Midpark 66, Elyria 53 Can. Glenoak 49, Green 31 Chardon 39, Macedonia Nordonia 32 Cin. McAuley 54, Fairfield 35 Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit 79, Can. McKinley 69 E. Cle. Shaw 58, Mentor 49 Massillon Jackson 43, Stow-Munroe Falls 31 N. Royalton 68,...

Man Killed In Eastern Ohio House Explosion

SHADYSIDE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man has been killed in a house explosion in eastern Ohio. It happened Monday afternoon in the Belmont County village of Shadyside, just outside of Wheeling, West Virginia. Authorities say a propane gas leak sparked an explosion that sent...

Harden Suspended 1 Game For Kicking James In The Groin

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has suspended Houston star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin. The All-Stars and Olympic teammates became tangled in the third quarter of Houston’s 105-103 victory over Cleveland on Sunday and Harden fell back to...

Ohio Sues BP For More Than $33M In Cleanup Of Storage Tanks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is suing BP for more than $33 million, alleging the company double dipped by taking state funds and money from insurers to clean up accidental leaks from underground storage tanks at hundreds of its gas stations around the state. The state’s...

Heavy Snow Hits Arizona, Hail Turns California Beach White

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A winter storm has brought snow and rain to Arizona, with heavy snow forcing schools, government offices in the northern part of the state and the Grand Canyon’s visitor centers to close Monday. Another 4 to 10 inches of snow were forecast for areas...

Cleveland Leaders Apologize Over Blaming Boy For Own Death

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland’s mayor is apologizing after the city suggested in court documents that a 12-year-old boy who had a pellet gun when he was shot by police died as a result of his own actions. Mayor Frank Jackson says Cleveland’s response to a federal lawsuit...

Amish Jailed In Beard-cutting Attacks Win Lower Sentences

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge reduced the prison terms Monday for the leader of a breakaway Amish group and seven of his followers who chopped off the hair and beards of Amish people with whom they disagreed. Some of the seven victims in the 2011 attacks were awakened in the middle of...

Amish Jailed In Beard-cutting Attacks Win Lower Sentences

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge reduced the prison terms Monday for the leader of a breakaway Amish group and seven of his followers who chopped off the hair and beards of Amish people with whom they disagreed. Some of the seven victims in the 2011 attacks were awakened in the middle of...

Paul Maholm Gets A Chance To Help Reds’ Depleted Rotation

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Left-hander Paul Maholm is getting a chance to help the Cincinnati Reds piece together their depleted starting rotation. The Reds signed Maholm to a minor league deal and invited him to training camp to see whether he could be a starter again after spending...

Paul Maholm Gets A Chance To Help Reds’ Depleted Rotation

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Left-hander Paul Maholm is getting a chance to help the Cincinnati Reds piece together their depleted starting rotation. The Reds signed Maholm to a minor league deal and invited him to training camp to see whether he could be a starter again after spending...