Shooter Sought In Suburban Cleveland Bar Slaying

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Police are trying to find the person who fired gunshots into a suburban Cleveland bar, killing one woman and wounding another. Cleveland Heights police say 25-year-old Arrion Smiley was killed by gunfire into the Double R Bar and Grill at about 2...

Ohio Man Killed When Tractor Rolls Over

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say a 54-year-old man was killed when the tractor he was riding tipped over and trapped him. Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones said that John Sunderhaus was doing work on the tractor in a wooded area of his Morgan Township...

Ohio Gas Prices Down Again To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas is down again in Ohio, with prices at some stations in the state hovering just above the $3-a-gallon mark. A gallon of regular gas was averaging $3.19 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc....

Ohio VA Hospital Plans Town Hall Meeting

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Veterans Affairs hospital staff hopes to hear from veterans and answer their questions at a town hall meeting. VA Medical Center director Linda Smith and key staff members will lead the session Monday evening. Family and other members of the...

“Cool” Joe Flacco Rallies Ravens Past Browns 23-21

CLEVELAND (AP) — As the game got tighter and time started slipping away from the Ravens, quarterback Joe Flacco only got calmer. He’s always that way against Cleveland. “We call him, ‘Joe Cool,'” said wide receiver Steve Smith. On Sunday, Flacco lived up...

Grand Jury To Review Fatal Ohio Wal-Mart Shooting

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury will begin looking into the fatal shooting of a man by police in an Ohio Wal-Mart and determine whether charges should be filed in the racially charged case that has drawn national attention. The special Greene County grand jury reviewing the fatal...

Cards Clinch Playoff Spot, Then Lose 7-2 To Reds

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot on Sunday, and then lost 7-2 to Jay Bruce and the Cincinnati Reds. St. Louis secured its fourth consecutive postseason appearance when Milwaukee lost to Pittsburgh earlier in the day. But the Cardinals’ lead...

Reds 7, Cardinals 2

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Heatherington Lifts Blue Jackets Past Blues In OT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dillon Heatherington scored from the blue line at 2:36 of overtime to give a Columbus Blue Jackets split squad a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an exhibition game Sunday night. Boone Jenner had a goal and an assist, Kerby Rychel and Alexander...

Motorist Killed In Ohio Crash

WOODLAWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a motorist has been killed after he lost control of his car and it rolled down an embankment in the Village of Woodlawn. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office says 50-year-old Paul Lyle of Lincoln Heights was speeding as he approached...