Judge: Strip Club Negligent In Drunken Driving Crash Death

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has ordered a Cleveland strip club to pay $8 million to the family of a woman killed in a wrong-way crash after finding the club failed to prevent a drunken patron from driving. Cleveland.com ( ) reports a Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County judge...

Judge Rejects Last Bit Of Legal Challenge To Ohio Casinos

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A county judge has rejected the remaining bit of a legal challenge to Ohio’s casinos. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports a Franklin County judge earlier this week rejected Frederick Kinsey’s claim that state constitutional amendments allowing...

Cabrera’s Homer Gives Tigers Rain-shortened Win Over Indians

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning. moments before the game was halted for good, and the Detroit Tigers came away with a rain-shortened 6-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, keeping pace with Baltimore in the...

Neagle Has Late Goal, Assist, United Beats Crew 3-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lloyd Sam opened the scoring in the 71st minute, Lamar Neagle had a late goal and assist, and D.C. United beat the Columbus Crew 3-0 on Wednesday night for their first two-game winning streak of the season. D.C. United (9-9-13) remained in sixth place in the...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York City FC 4, Chicago 1 Philadelphia 1, Toronto FC 1, tie Colorado 3, Vancouver 3, tie D.C. United 4, Orlando City 1 New York 1, Montreal 0 Houston 3, Portland 1 FC Dallas 0, Real Salt Lake 0, tie Sporting Kansas City...

Banned Rose Appeals To Hall Of Fame For Eligibility

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball’s Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in 1989 was never intended to keep him out of Cooperstown. to Hall president Jeff Idelson on Tuesday made the case that the...

Jury Recommends Death For Dad Of Starved, Beaten 2-year-old

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio jury says the father of a 2-year-old girl who died of starvation and blunt-force injury should be executed for aggravated murder. A jury in Cincinnati had convicted 34-year-old Glen Bates on that charge and others in the death of Glenara Bates. That jury...

Columbus Blames Heroin In 27 Overdoses, 2 Deaths In 24 Hours

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials in Ohio’s capital say 27 people overdosed in a 24-hour span using what’s believed to be a mix of heroin and something stronger, and two died. It has prompted a warning from police that a highly potent form of heroin could be circulating...

Bill Requires Renewal Process For Ohio Agencies, Departments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate has passed a bill giving the legislature more control over whether a state agency continues to exist. The proposal creates a process for state lawmakers to review and evaluate state agencies. It sets a schedule for departments to cease...

Men Who Live-streamed Threat Over Periscope App Plead Guilty

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two men accused of live-streaming a threat to shoot up their Ohio neighborhood if their video feed scored enough viewers have pleaded guilty to inducing panic. The Franklin County prosecutor says the men indicated over the Periscope app in February...