AP Source: Cavaliers To Interview Lue, Gentry

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person with knowledge of the talks says the Cavaliers are interviewing Los Angeles Clippers assistants Tyronn Lue and Alvin Gentry for their coaching job. The Cavs are meeting with Lue on Thursday and Gentry on Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press...

AP Source: Cavaliers To Interview Lue, Gentry

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person with knowledge of the talks says the Cavaliers are interviewing Los Angeles Clippers assistants Tyronn Lue and Alvin Gentry for their coaching job. The Cavs are meeting with Lue on Thursday and Gentry on Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press...

Ohio Dems Criticize Addiction Services Funding Gap

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Democratic candidates for governor and attorney general are calling on state officials to reconsider a funding change affecting agencies that provide addiction services. The Associated Press recently reported that a change in the way the state...

Officials: Measles Tally Doubled In The Past Month

NEW YORK (AP) — Measles cases are accelerating, and in the last five months have caused more U.S. illnesses than in any entire year since 1996. Health officials say 307 cases have been reported since New Year’s Day. About half have been in the past month — most from a huge...

3 Politicians Plead Not Guilty In Corruption Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — Three current and former politicians in northeastern Ohio pleaded not guilty Thursday to corruption charges and were ordered not to leave the state without the court’s permission. Youngstown Mayor John McNally and Mahoning County Auditor Michael Sciortino...

10 Firms With Ohio Treasurer Honorees Give To GOP

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Executives at 10 of the 17 manufacturing companies whose workers won a new award established by Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel (man-DEHL’) have donated to Republican candidates, including Mandel himself. A review finds Mandel’s re-election campaign...

Browns Agree To Terms With CB Desir

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have agreed to contract terms with rookie defensive back Pierre Desir, the fourth-round pick in last month’s NFL draft. Financial terms of Desir’s deal were not immediately available. He’s the first of Cleveland’s six drafted...

Ohio Lawmaker Charged With Fraud Appears In Court

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker accused of misleading investors about a company’s financial status and using their money for personal gain was in court again Thursday. At a short hearing in Hamilton County court, Judge John Andrew West set a July 28 hearing for Rep. Pete...

Ohio School Apologizes After Prank Goes Wrong

SMITHVILLE, Ohio (AP) — School administrators in northeastern Ohio are apologizing for allowing a senior prank that they say got out of hand. The school decided to allow seniors to spray paint their names inside Smithville High School because it’s being torn down after the...

Group Seeks To Spur Action On Ohio Voter ID Bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Christian Alliance says it’s launching an effort to get state lawmakers to act on a bill requiring voters in the swing state to show a photo ID at the polls. The group said Thursday it’s going forward with an initiated statute petition....