Ohio Teen Will Get Life In Stabbing Of Jogger

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 16-year-old boy who was living in a group foster home when he was accused of fatally stabbing a jogger in a central Ohio park last year will be sentenced to life in prison as part of a plea agreement. A prosecutor in Franklin County Juvenile Court...

Ohio Woman Lauded For Saving Neighbors From Fire

EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — A suburban Cleveland fire department has taken to social media to credit a woman with saving two disabled neighbors from a fire in their apartment. The Euclid Fire Department said in a Facebook posting Wednesday that the woman neighbor managed to get the...

Sentencing Set For Ohio Woman In Forced-labor Case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of using ice cream to lure a mentally disabled woman and her child to captivity in a forced-labor case is scheduled to be sentenced. Dezerah Silsby (dez-eh-RAH’ SIHLS’-bee) pleaded guilty in federal court last year to four...

Ohio Lawmaker Charged With Fraud To Get Trial Date

CINCINNATI (AP) — A trial date is expected to be set for a southwestern Ohio lawmaker charged with fraud and theft for allegedly misleading investors about a company’s financial status and using their money for personal gain. A judge is expected to set the new date Thursday...

Traditional Foes Back Mercy For Condemned Killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers on opposite sides of the death penalty agree that a condemned Ohio killer set to die next month should be spared. Where the lawyers disagree in the case of death row inmate Arthur Tyler is why Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) should grant mercy...

Royals Come Out Swinging, Fade In 5-3 Loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Royals flexed, then fizzled. Despite getting back-to-back home runs from Salvador Perez and Mike Moustakas in the second inning, Kansas City’s offense couldn’t keep the momentum going and the Royals lost 5-3 to the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday...

Indians Trip Royals 5-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis drove in Nick Swisher with a two-out double in the seventh inning, sending the Cleveland Indians to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Kipnis ripped his double off Kelvin Herrera (0-1) into the gap in right-center, deep enough...

Simon, Bruce Lead Reds Past Pirates 5-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alfredo Simon pitched into the seventh inning despite erratic control, Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night. Simon (3-1) worked 6 2-3 innings and allowed two runs on four...

Dubinsky, Foligno Lift CBJ To 1st Home Playoff Win

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno’s wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday...

AHL Playoff Glance

Wednesday, April 23: Springfield 3, Providence 2, OT Friday, April 25: Providence at Springfield, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26: Providence at Springfield, 7 p.m. x-Tuesday, April 29: Springfield at Providence, 7:05 p.m. x-Saturday, May 3: Providence at Springfield, 7 p.m. Friday,...