Defense Wants To See Video In School Bullying Case

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — An attorney says video footage could help show that a substitute teacher isn’t guilty of a child endangering charge stemming from allegations that a developmentally disabled teenager was struck and bullied in gym class at a suburban Cleveland school....

$1.2M Needed To Save Famed Negro League Stadium

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Volunteers and historians are on a fundraising campaign to save a decaying stadium that is one of the few still in existence where Negro League games were played. A plaque naming Paterson’s Hinchliffe Stadium as a national historical landmark was...

Cueto Throws 3rd Shutout As Reds Beat Pirates 4-0

CINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the playoffs, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that led the Cincinnati Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday for their first winning series this season. Cueto (1-2) had...

Reds 4, Pirates 0

E_P.Alvarez (3). LOB_Pittsburgh 3, Cincinnati 8. 2B_A.McCutchen (4), Heisey (2), B.Pena (3). HR_Votto (4). SB_B.Hamilton 2 (4), Heisey (3). HBP_by Pimentel (Heisey). WP_Liriano 2. Umpires_Home, Quinn Wolcott; First, Gerry Davis; Second, Phil Cuzzi; Third, Brian Knight. T_2:22....

Pirates’ Tabata Slams Into Wall, Helped Off Field

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pirates left fielder Jose Tabata was helped off the field on Wednesday after he slammed into the outfield wall while making a catch in the fifth inning. Tabata caught up with Brayan Pena’s fly ball just in front of the wall and turned at the last moment,...

CEO Of Regional Carrier PSA Airlines To Retire

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — PSA Airlines, which operates regional flights for US Airways, says that its CEO will retire and be replaced by the president of US Airways Express. The company said Wednesday that Keith Houk, 66, will retire on Aug. 31 after more than 25 years at PSA...

Eastern League

___ Altoona at Harrisburg, 10:30 a.m. New Britain at New Hampshire, ppd., rain Trenton at Akron, 12:05 p.m., 1st game Bowie at Erie, 12:05 p.m. Reading at Richmond, 12:05 p.m. Trenton at Akron, 2:35 p.m., 2nd game Binghamton at Portland, 6 p.m. Richmond at Altoona, 6:30 p.m....

2 W.Va.-based Boy Scouts Councils Plan Merger

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two West Virginia-based Boy Scouts of America councils are planning to merge. Members of the Huntington-based Tri-State Area Council and the Charleston-based Buckskin Council will vote on whether to approve the merger on May 29. Tri-State Area Council...

2 W.Va.-based Boy Scouts Councils Plan Merger

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two West Virginia-based Boy Scouts of America councils are planning to merge. Members of the Huntington-based Tri-State Area Council and the Charleston-based Buckskin Council will vote on whether to approve the merger on May 29. Tri-State Area Council...

Murder Charge In Death Of 8-year-old Columbus Boy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police have filed a murder charge against a suspect in the death of an 8-year-old boy who died days after being shot in the head. A report from Columbus police says the child, identified as Jamarion Cox, died Monday after he was struck four days...