Ohio Man Arrested After Threatening Air Ambulance

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police in Cincinnati say a man was arrested after driving to a hospital and threatening to shoot down a medical helicopter the next time in flew over his property. Police say 56-year-old Leonard Pflanz drove to Mercy West Hospital on Sunday, yelled at the...

Ohio School Steps In When IRS Says President Owes

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Trustees at Ohio University have stepped in after the Internal Revenue Service said the school’s president must pay taxes on the free, on-campus lodging provided for him. An ongoing IRS audit of OU found that President Roderick McDavis should pay taxes...

Northwest Ohio Man Dies In Roof Fall

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An autopsy is scheduled after a 42-year-old man suffered a fatal fall from a two-story roof in northwest Ohio. The Lucas County coroner’s office said Curtis Fisher died after falling while helping friends work on a roof at about 4 p.m. Saturday. He was...

Browns Will Introduce Live ‘dawg’ Mascot

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Cleveland Browns are going to have a live, barking, panting mascot when they take the field this fall. Kevin Griffin, the Browns vice president of fan experience and marketing, tells a Cleveland radio station that the team will have a bullmastiff named...

Ohio Gas Prices Continue To Drop

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio gas prices are still falling and are well below the national average. The average price for a gallon of regular gas was $3.47 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s 9 cents cheaper than a...

Ohio College To Host Catholic Education Summit

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Catholic educators will focus on the partnerships between grade schools and universities in a day of discussions and presentations in southwest Ohio. The University of Dayton is hosting its third annual Catholic education summit Monday, with some 140 people...

Ohio Bill Aims To Reduce Repeat Drunken Driving

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More drunken driving offenders could be required to have devices installed on their vehicles to test their sobriety under an Ohio bill. The proposal would require the ignition interlock devices for offenders if a judge grants them driving privileges during...

Eastern League

___ Portland 5, New Hampshire 2, 1st game Altoona 9, Harrisburg 1, 1st game Bowie 2, Richmond 0 New Britain 6, Reading 5 Binghamton 9, Erie 3 Akron 5, Trenton 1 New Hampshire 2, Portland 0, 2nd game Harrisburg 3, Altoona 2, 2nd game Portland 7, New Hampshire 6 Trenton 5, Akron 1...

Hudson, Simon, Street, Clippard Join NL All-Stars

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — San Francisco’s Tim Hudson, Cincinnati’s Alfredo Simon, San Diego’s Huston Street and Washington’s Tyler Clippard have been added to the roster for Tuesday’s All-Star game at Target Field as the National League changed about...

White Sox Fall Short In 3-2 Loss To Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox staggered into the All-Star break with a tough loss. Javy Guerra gave up a two-run homer in the eighth to Yan Gomes that erased Chicago’s comeback in the top of the inning, sending the White Sox to a 3-2 loss to the Cleveland Indians...