Ohio Man Dies While Hiking Out Of Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Officials say an Ohio man has died as he hiked out of the Grand Canyon after a commercial river trip. The National Park Service says that attempts to resuscitate the 62-year-old man weren’t successful Sunday morning. Bystanders...

Bailey Takes No-hit Bid Into 7th, Reds Beat Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Homer Bailey made a strong bid for yet another no-hitter, shutting down San Francisco until Buster Posey’s two-out single in the seventh inning and pitching the Cincinnati Reds past the Giants 4-0 Sunday. Bailey has thrown no-hitters in each of the last...

Hernandez Strikes Out 9, Mariners Top Indians 3-0

SEATTLE (AP) — Felix Hernandez allowed one hit over eight innings while striking out nine, and Robinson Cano backed him with a two-run homer in the Seattle Mariners’ 3-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Hernandez allowed just Lonnie Chisenhall’s single in...

Posey Breaks Up No-hit Bid By Reds’ Bailey In 7th

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey singled with two outs in the seventh inning, breaking up the no-hit bid by Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds. Posey lined a clean single to right-center field for the San Francisco Giants on Sunday. Bailey threw no-hitters in each of the last...

Reds’ Bailey Has No-hitter Thru 6 Vs Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the San Francisco Giants. Bailey has thrown no-hitters in each of the last two seasons. He did it last July 2 against the Giants. Bailey walked Gregor Blanco leading off...

Indians Recall House To Start At Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have recalled left-hander T.J. House from Triple-A Columbus to start Sunday’s series finale at the Seattle Mariners. House is making his sixth start of the year for Cleveland. He is 0-1 with a 4.88 ERA heading into his third stint with...

Ohio 3rd In Hazardous Spills During Shipping

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A newspaper investigation into hazardous chemical spills on the nation’s rail lines and roadways shows Ohio ranks high on the list nationwide. The Dayton Daily News ( ) reports that since 2005 Ohio has had 256 serious incidents involving hazardous...

‘Mistake By The Lake’ Seeks Political Redemption

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland has suffered some bad public relations over the years and has made headlines for all the wrong reasons — poverty, pollution, foreclosure, bizarre crimes and a fleeing population. Yet, thanks to billions of dollars spent burnishing the city’s image...

Ohio Man Has Knack For Finding Rare Fossils

LOCUST GROVE, Ohio (AP) — During a day of digging along stream banks, Tom Johnson turned up dozens of trilobite pieces. He squatted for hours, quarrying layers of limestone and shale that had formed hundreds of millions of years ago when Adams County — and most of the state, for...

1 Dead In Personal Watercraft Crash On Ohio Lake

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — State authorities are investigating a boating accident involving a personal watercraft that left one woman dead at a state park in southern Ohio. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says the accident happened Saturday at Lake White State Park in Pike...