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Ohio Investigators Revisit Where Officer Fatally Shot Boy

CLEVELAND (AP) — Investigators have revisited the area near a Cleveland recreation center where a policeman fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun last November. The area where Tamir Rice was shot was cordoned off for hours Sunday. Local television stations report...

Count Of Botulism Cases Tied To Ohio Church Meal Rises

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — The numbers of confirmed and suspected cases of botulism tied to a central Ohio church potluck have risen as officials try to pinpoint the source of the illnesses. An Ohio Department of Health spokesman tells The Columbus Dispatch ( ) another person has...

Gas Costs Rise Again In Ohio; Still Below Year-ago Averages

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio drivers are seeing the cost of gas continue to creep upward as the week begins. A gallon of regular gas was averaging $2.50 in Ohio in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up 9 cents...

Pioneer For Gay Marriage Among Lawyers For High Court Cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration’s top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind...

Manslaughter Trial To Resume For Cleveland Police Officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — The defense is expected to begin presenting evidence Monday in the trial of a Cleveland police officer charged in the deaths of two unarmed suspects after a high-speed chase in 2012. The voluntary manslaughter trial of 31-year-old Michael Brelo (BREE’-lo)...

Union: Judge Won’t Dismiss Officer’s Manslaughter Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge declined to dismiss the voluntary manslaughter case against a Cleveland officer in the deaths of two unarmed people after a high-speed chase that ended in a 137-shot barrage, police union officials said Sunday. The Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s...

Union: Judge Won’t Dismiss Officer’s Manslaughter Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge declined to dismiss the voluntary manslaughter case against a Cleveland officer in the deaths of two unarmed people after a high-speed chase that ended in a 137-shot barrage, police union officials said Sunday. The Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s...

Rachel Rohanna Wins Symetra Tour Event

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Rachel Rohanna won the Guardian Retirement Championship on Sunday for her first Symetra Tour title, beating five players by two strokes. Rohanna finished with a 2-over 74 in windy conditions for a 5-under 211 total at difficult Sara Bay. The 24-year-old...

Reds Waste Chances, Lose Another Game To Cubs 5-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — The latest version of the Reds is looking much like that past few editions. If the bullpen isn’t struggling, the offense is wasting chances. The Reds lost their third in a row on Sunday, 5-2 to the Chicago Cubs. They wound up swept in the rain-shortened,...

Tigers Topple Indians 8-6

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera homered and drove in three runs and the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 8-6 Sunday. Cabrera has three homers this season, all against Cleveland, and nine of his 13 RBIs this season are against the Indians. Kyle Lobstein (2-1) picked up the...