Headstone Of Civil War Soldier To Be Fixed After 154 Years

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A relative of a Civil War soldier who was misidentified when he was buried at a cemetery more than a century ago has asked officials to correct the mistake. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports that Confederate soldier Augustus Beckmann was fatally wounded in...

State Agency Proposes Reform To Unemployment Benefits System

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A committee of state lawmakers has held its first of five meetings aimed at determining whether Ohio’s jobless benefits system for workers is sustainable and whether any solvency issues need to be addressed. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) the state...

Cincinnati Awarded $6.5M Grant, To Hire 40 Fire Recruits

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati officials say they plan to hire 40 new fire recruits next year after winning a $6.5 million federal grant. The Federal Emergency Management Agency told the city on Friday that it had won a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant. The...

Biden Headed To Clinton Rally In Youngstown On Thursday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is headed to northeast Ohio to campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. The Clinton campaign says exact details of Biden’s trip Thursday will be released soon. He’s expected to attend an event in...

Diamondbacks Beat Reds On 2-out Wild Pitch In 11th

PHOENIX (AP) — Without getting a hit, the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Brandon Drury has delivered his team two 11th-inning wins in three nights. Two nights after a game-winning sacrifice fly, the youngster scored the winner on a wild pitch with two outs in the 11th Friday night...

Diamondbacks Beat Reds On 2-out Wild Pitch In 11th Inning

PHOENIX (AP) — Brandon Drury scored the winning run on a wild pitch with two outs in the 11th inning Friday night, giving the Arizona Diamondbacks a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. After the Diamondbacks gave up a 2-1 lead in the ninth and then rallied to tie it in the...

Diamondbacks 4, Reds 3, 11 Innings,

DP_Arizona 1. LOB_Cincinnati 13, Arizona 9. 2B_Peraza (3), Duvall (25), Cozart (26), Drury (22). 3B_Weeks (1). HR_Weeks (9). SB_Goldschmidt (21), Owings (14). SF_R.Cabrera (3). S_Phillips (2), Finnegan (3). HBP_by Lorenzen (Owings). WP_Iglesias, Wood. Umpires_Home, Gerry Davis;...

Martin Perez Falters Again, Rangers Beaten By Indians 12-1

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Martin Perez didn’t feel the comforts of home this time. The Texas left-hander matched a career high by allowing 10 hits, including two run-scoring doubles from Abraham Almonte, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Rangers 12-1 on Friday night in a...

Josh Gordon Shines In Preseason Debut For Browns

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Josh Gordon showed why the Cleveland Browns are so happy to have him back on the field. The talented receiver with a history of suspensions for drug violations caught everything thrown his way in his preseason debut Friday night, scoring on a 43-yard reception...

Indians 12, Rangers 1

DP_Cleveland 1, Texas 2. LOB_Cleveland 7, Texas 7. 2B_Kipnis (29), C.Santana (22), A.Almonte 2 (13). HR_Beltre (23). SF_Napoli (4). Dario.Alvarez pitched to 3 batters in the 8th HBP_by Perez (Guyer), by Alvarez (Guyer), by Kela (Davis). WP_Alvarez, Kela. Umpires_Home, Lance...