Columbus Tries To Lure Women’s Final Four

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus is trying to lure another big-time event. The site selection committee of the NCAA women’s basketball Final Four visited Tuesday and were shown the best the city has to offer. The visit began with a flash-mob dance in a hotel lobby...

Columbus Tries To Lure Women’s Final Four

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus is trying to lure another big-time event. The site selection committee of the NCAA women’s basketball Final Four visited Tuesday and were shown the best the city has to offer. The visit began with a flash-mob dance in a hotel lobby...

4-year-old Ohio Girl Dies After Near Drowning

AMHERST, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old girl who nearly drowned in her family’s backyard pool last week has died. The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Medical Examiner’s Office says Addison Kuhlman died Monday morning. Addison was found floating in the...

Trial To Begin For Indicted Judge In SW Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — The trial of an Ohio juvenile court judge accused of misusing county credit cards and backdating court documents will begin in southwestern Ohio. Defense and prosecuting attorneys will make opening statements Wednesday in Judge Tracie Hunter’s trial in a...

Bauer Has Bad Inning, Indians Lose To Twins 4-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer had one bad sequence. Cleveland’s offense had another bad night. With the days in their season dwindling quickly and the playoffs still within reach, the Indians suffered a bad loss that could haunt them for a while. Bauer gave up four straight...

Mesoraco Homers, Leads Reds Over Cardinals 9-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Devin Mesoraco homered and drove in three runs, and Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and doubled home a run, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 9-5 victory on Tuesday night that ended their six-game losing streak against the St. Louis Cardinals. The NL...

Reds 9, Cardinals 5

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Arcia Homers As Twins Trip Indians 4-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Oswaldo Arcia’s two-run homer capped Minnesota’s four-run fourth inning against Trevor Bauer, and the Twins dented Cleveland’s playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night. The last-place Twins won for just the fourth time in 16 games....

Florida, Ohio Contestants Win Miss America Prelims

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants from Florida and Ohio won the first night of preliminary competition in the Miss America pageant on a night that saw one of the contestants collapse onstage. Miss Florida Victoria Cowen won the swimsuit competition Tuesday, while Miss Ohio...

House Votes To Block EPA Water Rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled House on Tuesday approved a bill to block the Obama administration from implementing a rule that asserts regulatory authority over many of the nation’s streams and wetlands — an action that critics call a classic Washington...