Browns To Open Season At Steelers

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns will open their 2014 season on Sept. 7 at rival Pittsburgh, just the second time they’ve started the season on the road since 1999. Cleveland’s schedule also includes a brutal start and finish. “Browns at Steelers in Week 1, in your...

Browns To Open Season At Steelers

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns will open their 2014 season on Sept. 7 at rival Pittsburgh, just the second time they’ve started the season on the road since 1999. Cleveland’s schedule also includes a brutal start and finish. “Browns at Steelers in Week 1, in your...

Auto Parts Maker To Pay Fine In Price-fixing Case

CINCINNATI (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says an auto parts manufacturer accused in a price-fixing conspiracy has agreed to plead guilty and pay a fine of $19.9 million. Federal officials allege Showa Corp., based in Japan, had agreed to rig bids and fix prices for some...

Ohio Women Held Captive Seek Joan Rivers’ Apology

CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter’s guest room with the captivity they experienced. Rivers and her daughter were discussing their reality show...

Oregon Gay Marriage Ban Gets Day In Court

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples and the state of Oregon are urging a federal judge to strike down the state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. Judge Michael McShane heard arguments on the case Wednesday but did not say which way he was...

Royals Coach Has Surgery On Broken Left Arm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz had surgery on his broken left arm, an injury he sustained when he was hit by a line drive during pregame batting practice. Kuntz had a plate and eight screws inserted during the operation Wednesday at the Cleveland...

Northeast Ohio Man Charged In Gambling Ring Probe

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man has been indicted on gambling and other charges in a multi-agency investigation of an alleged gambling ring in northeastern Ohio. Authorities said Wednesday that a Cuyahoga County grand jury in Cleveland indicted 61-year-old Martin Sarcyk (SAR’-chihk)...

Indians Don’t Think Salazar Is Tipping Pitches

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona doesn’t believe struggling starter Danny Salazar is tipping his pitches. Salazar (0-3) brought up the possibility he was giving away his pitches following Monday night’s loss to Kansas City. The right-hander was chased...

Gay Rights Group Seeks To Expand Marriage Case

CINCINNATI (AP) — A gay rights group wants to intervene in an existing case in hopes of getting a federal court to overturn Ohio’s gay marriage ban and allow same-sex couples to wed in the state. Equality Ohio and four gay couples living in the state requested permission on...

Royals Coach Has Surgery On Broken Arm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals first-base coach Rusty Kuntz had surgery on his broken left arm, an injury he sustained when he was hit by a line drive during pregame batting practice. Kuntz had the operation Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic. He was struck before...