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...

Early Votes: High Interest Buoys Clinton In Key States

WASHINGTON (AP) — More people are seeking or casting early ballots in the critical states of North Carolina and Florida than at this point in 2012, with Hillary Clinton the likely benefactor, as early voting shows signs of surging nationwide. Clinton may also benefit from an...

Men Plead Guilty For Live-streamed Threat Over Periscope App

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two men accused of livestreaming a threat to shoot up their Ohio neighborhood if their video feed topped 100 viewers have pleaded guilty to inducing panic. The Franklin County prosecutor says the men indicated over the Periscope app in February that...