Ohio Woman To Be Sentenced In Slave Labor Case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years was scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown. Thirty-three-year-old Jessica Hunt faces a possible sentence...

Midazolam Is Common Thread In 3 Lengthy Executions

Arizona used a two-drug protocol for Wednesday’s execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who had been sentenced to die for the 1989 deaths of a former girlfriend and her father. Witnesses saw Wood gasp and snort for an hour and 40 minutes after the execution drugs were injected...

Frontier League

___ Lake Erie 7, Frontier 2 Florence 5, Schaumburg 2, 1st game Windy City 6, Evansville 1 Florence 5, Schaumburg 3, 2nd game Washington 4, Normal 3 Traverse City 4, Joliet 2, 11 innings River City 9, Rockford 6 Gateway at Southern Illinois, 8:05 p.m. Rockford at Florence, 6:35...

Darrell Wallace Jr. Wins Mudsummer Classic

ROSSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. won the Mudsummer Classic on Wednesday night on the dirt at Eldora Speedway for his second Camping World Truck Series victory of the year. Wallace took the lead from Kyle Larson on the final restart on the half-mile oval and held on for...

Midwest League

x-clinched first half ___ Quad Cities 6, Dayton 3 Wisconsin at Lake County, 7 p.m. Beloit 6, Fort Wayne 1 Great Lakes at Burlington, 7:30 p.m. South Bend at Kane County, 7:30 p.m. Lansing at Peoria, 7:30 p.m. West Michigan at Clinton, 7:30 p.m. Cedar Rapids at Bowling Green, 8:05...

Midwest League

x-clinched first half ___ Quad Cities 6, Dayton 3 Wisconsin at Lake County, 7 p.m. Beloit 6, Fort Wayne 1 Great Lakes at Burlington, 7:30 p.m. South Bend at Kane County, 7:30 p.m. Lansing at Peoria, 7:30 p.m. West Michigan at Clinton, 7:30 p.m. Cedar Rapids at Bowling Green, 8:05...

Hall Of Famer Jim Brown Sues Over 1964 Title Ring

NEW YORK (AP) — Hall of Fame football star Jim Brown — running out of time to retrieve his 1964 NFL championship ring — has sued a memorabilia dealer. The 78-year-old Los Angeles resident filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Manhattan federal court against Lelands.com and Lelands...

Arizona Governor Wants Review Of Execution Process

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is ordering a review of the state’s execution process after a condemned inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half before he died. Brewer said in a statement Wednesday that she’s concerned by how long it took for...

Arizona Governor Wants Review Of Execution Process

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is ordering a review of the state’s execution process after a condemned inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half before he died. Brewer said in a statement Wednesday that she’s concerned by how long it took for...

AP Reporter Witnesses Condemned Inmate’s Gasping

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — An Associated Press reporter who witnessed an Arizona murderer’s execution watched him gasp and snort for more than an hour and a half before he finally took his last breath. The gasping and snorting began shortly after a sedative and a pain killer...