Girl, 14, Finds Man Dead Of Overdose While Mowing Grass

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a 14-year-old girl was mowing the grass at her grandfather’s apartment building when she stumbled upon a man dead of an apparent overdose. The Dayton Daily News reports ( ) the girl found the body Saturday morning. It was in bushes...

Ohio Governor, Ex-GOP Presidential Candidate, Publishes Book

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new book by Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sihk) looks at what Kasich calls the positivity of his presidential campaign compared with the election cycle’s negativity. Kasich’s “Two Paths: America Divided or United” is being...

Judge To Hear Pretrial Matters In Ohio Fire Death Case

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A Butler County judge plans a hearing on pretrial matters in the case of two men charged in a house fire that resulted in a southwest Ohio firefighter’s death. Prosecutors allege homeowner Lester Parker solicited his nephew, William “Billy”...

Trial To Begin In 2014 Deaths Of 2 Toledo Firefighters

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Jury selection is ready to begin for the trial of a property owner facing murder charges in the January 2014 deaths of two Toledo firefighters. The Blade newspaper reports ( ) that a visit to the site is planned after jurors are seated in a selection that...

Cabrera, Holland Lead White Sox To 6-2 Win Over Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — Melky Cabrera drove in a pair of runs, Derek Holland tossed six strong innings and the Chicago White Sox busted out of an offensive funk for a 6-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Avisail Garcia and Leury Garcia each added run-scoring hits for Chicago,...

James Helps Cavs Hold Off Pacers, Earn Sweep Into 2nd Round

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left Sunday and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at Indiana. James finished with 33 points and 10 rebounds as he became the first player under the current playoff format to win...

College Student Killed During Hammer Throw At Track Meet

WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A college student has died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a track meet in suburban Chicago. Wheaton College officials say 19-year-old student Ethan Roser of Cincinnati was volunteering at a track and field competition at the school Saturday...

Deputies Find Body Of Man Accused Of Killing Estranged Wife

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Stark County say they have found the body of a man accused of killing his estranged wife in northeast Ohio. Stark County Sheriff George Maier says 39-year-old Dustin Ray White was found by deputies at 9:33 a.m. EDT Sunday. They were responding...

Accident In Northern Kentucky Kills 1, Injures 2

FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — Police in northern Kentucky say an accident has left one man dead and two others injured. Media outlets report the accident occurred on U.S. Route 25 just south of Florence on Saturday night. The Boone County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that...

$5M Donation To Enable Native American Museum In Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A $5 million donation to a university in northeast Ohio will enable construction of a museum centering on Native American artifacts and research. University of Akron President Matthew Wilson said the donation from Jim and Vanita Oelschlager will be used to...