Raburn Homers In Return To The Field

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Ryan Raburn played the field for the first time since running into an outfield wall and also homered Monday as the Cleveland Indians beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3. Raburn doubled while driving in three runs. He made a nice play at first base, too, on a low...

Ohio Officials: Village Fire Started On Roof

GARRETTSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a fire that swept through several buildings in a northeastern Ohio village apparently started on the roof of one of the buildings. The Saturday fire affected 13 businesses in Garrettsville, which is northeast of Akron in Portage County....

Bourn To Start The Season On The Disabled List

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cleveland Indians center fielder Michael Bourn will start the season on the disabled list because of a tight left hamstring, though he could return within the first week. The Indians will put Bourn on the DL before their opener March 31 at Oakland. The move...

NCAE Says Ohio Leader Is Next Executive Director

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Association of Educators says it has hired someone from Ohio to run day-to-day operations. The state’s largest public school teacher lobbying group announced Monday that Rachelle Johnson is its next executive director. She’s...

Loved Ones Mark 1 Year Since Ohio Woman’s Slaying

CLEVELAND (AP) — Family and friends are remembering a woman who was fatally stabbed in broad daylight on a downtown Cleveland street in a case that remains unsolved one year later. Police said 53-year-old Aliza Sherman was stabbed 11 times outside her divorce attorney’s...

Benefit Of Plan To Hike Ohio Drillers Tax Disputed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The administration of Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich is differing with legislative budget analysts on how much a proposed tax increase on big oil-and-gas drillers will generate, as the two sides move toward a compromise this week. The figure is pivotal as...

EPA Says Ohio Oil Leak At 20K Gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials now estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil — double the initial estimates — leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio. Meanwhile, Sunoco Logistics said Monday that the pipeline has been repaired and...

Browns Agree To Terms With Lineman Paul McQuistan

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have agreed to a contract with offensive lineman Paul McQuistan. The free agent is returning to Cleveland after starting 14 games last season for the Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. McQuistan played with...

APNewsBreak: EPA Says Ohio Oil Leak At 20K Gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency doubled initial estimates in its latest update. Meanwhile, Sunoco Logistics...

Dayton Coach Archie Miller Gets Extension

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton basketball coach Archie Miller has received a contract extension through the 2018-19 season. Monday’s announcement comes with the Flyers heading to the round of 16 in the NCAA tournament. They play Stanford on Thursday. Negotiations began in...