Pete Rose Returns For Day To Manage Minor League

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Pete Rose is returning to manage a baseball team, but just for one day. The 73-year-old Rose, who has the most career hits in major league history, is scheduled to skipper the Bridgeport Bluefish of the independent Atlantic League on Monday. Rose was...

Court OKs Challenge To Ohio Ban On Campaign Lies

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says an anti-abortion group can challenge an Ohio law that bars people from making false statements about political candidates during a campaign. The justices ruled unanimously on Monday that the Susan B. Anthony List can go ahead with a...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ D.C. United 4, Montreal 2 Portland 2, FC Dallas 2, tie Montreal at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Toronto FC at New York, 8 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Portland, 11 p.m. Seattle FC at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at New England,...

Arena Football League

y-clinched division ___ Orlando 58, Jacksonville 48 Pittsburgh 57, Philadelphia 56 Cleveland 62, New Orleans 46 Arizona 70, San Antonio 34 Tampa Bay 62, Iowa 56, OT Los Angeles 69, Portland 61 San Jose 47, Spokane 37 Iowa at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. San Antonio at Spokane, 10 p.m....

Court Will Consider Extra Pay For Mortgage Brokers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal from former mortgage brokers for Quicken Loans who claim the online mortgage giant owes them overtime pay for their work in the last decade. The justices said Monday they will review a lower court ruling in favor of...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The (Toledo) Blade, June 15 Jerad and Amanda Miller, the young married couple who killed two police officers at a Nevada pizzeria and a customer at a nearby Walmart, were disturbed even by the...

Thousands Lose Power In Southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thousands of customers are without power in eastern Cincinnati. The cause of the outages that began after 7 a.m. Monday wasn’t known immediately. Duke Energy’s outage map showed some 22,000 locations without power in some of the city’s eastern...

Fatal Motorcycle Crashes Drop In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State statistics show that motorcycle fatalities in Ohio are declining. The numbers show that the rate has dropped by 21 percent since 2010. Statistics show 133 motorcycle fatalities last year; 163 in 2012; 166 in 2011; and 168 in 2010. So far this year...

Problems Force Changes In Toledo Homeless Agency

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Findings of mismanaged money and sloppy record keeping are forcing some changes in the agency that helps homeless people in Toledo. As a result of the 2013 state audit findings, the Toledo-Lucas County Homelessness Board has agreed to stop directly contracting...

Surgeon Is Highest-paid Doc At OH Public Facility

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — An analysis has found that an orthopedic surgeon at a hospital in Chillicothe (chihl-ih-KAHTH’-ee) is the highest-paid doctor employed by a nonprofit or public hospital in Ohio. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) crunched the numbers and found that Dr. Brian...