Moss Leads Indians Past Reds, 7-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brandon Moss homered and drove in three runs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Carlos Carrasco (5-4) allowed two runs in six innings, sending the Reds to their season-high sixth straight loss. Moss homered in...

Hawks’ DeMarre Carroll Starts Vs. Cavaliers In Game 2

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll was a surprise starter in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference final against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. The Hawks waited until seeing Carroll test his sprained left knee before finalizing their starting lineup less...

Friday’s Scores

Barberton 10, Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit 3 Can. Glenoak 5, Massillon Perry 0 Macedonia Nordonia 3, Warren Howland 2 Willoughby S. 4, Mentor 0 Holland Springfield 5, Perrysburg 0 Westlake 2, Avon 0 Whitehouse Anthony Wayne 5, Ashland 0 Ashville Teays Valley 8, Pickerington Cent....

National Guardsman Convicted Of Sexually Abusing Daughters

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and a stepdaughter at their home and trying to intimidate his children so they wouldn’t discuss the allegations against him was convicted on Friday. The Marysville man,...

Cavs’ Irving Held Out Of Game 2 With Sore Left Knee

ATLANTA (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will miss Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Atlanta Hawks after having his ailing left knee examined by Dr. James Andrews. Irving had been listed as questionable after scoring only 10 points and sitting out...

Cavs’ Irving Held Out Of Game 2 With Sore Left Knee

ATLANTA (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will miss Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Atlanta Hawks after having his ailing left knee examined by Dr. James Andrews. Irving had been listed as questionable after scoring only 10 points and sitting out...

Murray Energy Expects More Than 1,800 Coal Mine Layoffs

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Coal giant Murray Energy expects to lay off more than 1,800 mine workers, most from West Virginia. The St. Clairsville, Ohio-based company announced Friday it plans to lay off 1,417 West Virginia miners. Illinois would lose 162 jobs. Ohio would lose 249....

Attorney General Studying Possible Medical Marijuana Plan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is studying the plausibility of a tightly crafted medical marijuana proposal. DeWine says it’s logical as the state debates whether to legalize marijuana to explore what the alternatives are. DeWine, a Republican who...

Gov. Kasich Rescinds Union Rights For Ohio Care Workers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has rescinded a pair of directives issued by his predecessor that allowed independent home health care and child-care workers doing business with the state to unionize. In an executive order signed Friday,...

US Oil And Natural Gas Rig Count Drops By 3 To 885

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by three this week to 885. Houston-based Baker Hughes said Friday that 659 rigs were seeking oil and 222 explored for natural gas. Four were...