Police: 2nd arrest made in stabbing of Steeler

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested a second suspect in the weekend stabbing of Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Mike Adams. Police spokeswom……

Martin Sheen stars in NM play with Navajo students

SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — Actor Martin Sheen has lent his performing skills for a play written and produced by American Indian students in New Mexico. The Farmington Daily Times reports (http://bit.ly/132Yuga ) that the “Apocalypse Now” and “Wall…

Stocks head lower on Fed stimulus worries

NEW YORK (AP) — Encouraging news about home prices and trade helped push the stock market up in early Tuesday trading. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 26 points at 15,280 as of 10:10 a.m., a slight…

Colombia minister rules out NATO membership

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s defense minister says his country has no interest in joining the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. The comments by Juan Carlos Pinzon appear to back away from a statement by President Juan Manuel Santos…

Audit: Calif. utility didn’t spend $50M for safety

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An audit says Pacific Gas and Electric Co. did not use $50 million intended to improve its gas pipeline network in the decade leading up to a deadly explosion in a San Francisco Bay…

Key Pa. senator still deciding beer, liquor bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Senators have a lot to consider after the third and final Senate committee hearing on liberalizing beer, wine and liquor sales. Tuesday’……

NYPD: 10-year-old boy grabs intruder’s gun, fires

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a 10-year-old Brooklyn boy picked up a gun that was dropped by an intruder and fired a shot. Police say two people dressed as delivery men knocked on the…

Judge rejects Pa. man’s request for new trial

READING, Pa. (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania judge has rejected a new trial request from a man convicted in the shooting death of his wife. Berks County Judge Jeffrey Spr……
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2013 Springfield Baseball Capsule

Coach Matt Weymer becomes the first head coach in Springfield school history to lead two different baseball teams to the state tournament.…

Ohio Bike week marred by fatal

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The beginning of Ohio Bike Week has been marred by the death of motorcyclist in a traffic crash. The State Highway Patrol said 48-year-old Kristin……

Stocks move higher in early trading on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street after encouraging news about home prices and trade. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 26 points at 15,280 shortly after the opening bell Tuesday, a gain…

Deacon Jones of famed Fearsome Foursome dead at 74

David “Deacon” Jones, the original sackmaster, has died. The Hall of Fame defensive end credited with terming the word sack for how he knocked down quarterbacks, was 74. The Washington Redskins said that Jones died of natural causes…

Philly school spox: few options for Girard

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A spokesman for Girard College, which is making big cuts to its boarding and high school programs, says the long-time school’s Board of Dire……

Ohio court sets execution date for drug slaying

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has set a 2015 execution date for a Cincinnati man accused of shooting a man in the head during a drug-related robbery. Recor……

After attacks, security tight for Iraqi pilgrimage

BAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims are converging on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in northern Baghdad to commemorate the death of a revered Shiite Muslim saint. Security is tight after a wave of deadly attacks.…

Ohio Senate proposes more changes to state budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio senators plan to keep in the state budget a provision that would effectively de-fund Planned Parenthood by putting it at the back of the line f……

Ohio court rules prosecutor violated records law

CINCINNATI (AP) — A state appeals court says a prosecutor violated the Ohio Public Records Act by refusing a newspaper’s request for a 911 tape. The 12th Distric……
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Man Pleads in Child Sex Case

The East Liverpool man who reportedly posed as a woman for about eight years while living with a family pleaded guilty to four child sex-related charges. …

Nevada lawmakers pass 5 bills in special session

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers who thought their work ended at midnight were roused into a special session before dawn Tuesday to finish work on five matters left unhandled during the regular session that ended hours…

Moscow set for early mayoral elections in the fall

MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow will hold mayoral elections two years early after Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said he supported holding a snap poll in the fall. Sobyanin offered his resignation and said Tuesday that he backed moving the vote…