August 3, 2015

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Photo gallery: William, Kate, show off newborn royal baby boy

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LONDON — A beaming Prince William and his wife, Kate, emerged from a London hospital on Tuesday with their newborn baby boy, presenting the world with a first glimpse of the prince who is third in line to the British throne. The royal couple appeared happy and relaxed as they waved at the crowds of Read More…

After latest killings, Clevelanders asking ‘Why here?’ ‘What can we do better?’

EAST CLEVELAND — The soul-searching has begun in and around Cleveland — again — as the chilling details emerge from the latest missing-women case to send a shiver through the metropolitan area. A registered sex offender was charged Monday with murder and kidnapping in the slayings of three women whose bodies were found in plastic Read More…

Indians’ offense continues to struggle in loss to Mariners

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SEATTLE — Dropping three of four immediately following the All-Star break, and being held to two runs or less in all three, is already bringing questions of what’s wrong with the Cleveland Indians’ offense. Terry Francona isn’t worried, yet. “We’re not rolling but our pitching, thankfully, is keeping us in games,” Francona said. “If our Read More…

Ohio State disciplines four football players, including top running back Carlos Hyde and key cornerback Bradley Roby

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COLUMBUS — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer has disciplined four players for legal problems, including suspending leading scorer Carlos Hyde from all team activities in the wake of an alleged assault against a female over the weekend in Columbus. In addition, star cornerback Bradley Roby, who was arrested in Indiana for an altercation with a Read More…

Brewers slugger Ryan Braun suspended for rest of season for ‘violations’ of baseball’s drug program

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NEW YORK — The first star to fall in baseball’s latest drug investigation is one of its biggest: Ryan Braun. The 2011 National League MVP was suspended without pay for the rest of the season and the postseason Monday, the start of sanctions involving players reportedly tied to a Florida clinic accused of distributing performance-enhancing Read More…

Princess Catherine gives birth

  LONDON (AP) — Palace officials say Prince William’s wife Kate has given birth to a baby boy. Officials said Monday the baby was born at 4:24 p.m. and weighs 8 pounds 6 ounces. The infant will become third in line for the British throne after Prince Charles and William. Kate checked into a private Read More…

East Cleveland man to be charged with aggravated murder after three bodies are found

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EAST CLEVELAND — Officials say a man will be charged with aggravated murder after three bodies wrapped in trash bags were found in suburban Cleveland. East Cleveland Mayor Gary Norton says a Friday call to police led authorities to a home and a standoff with the man, who was eventually taken into custody. The mayor Read More…

Phil Mickelson plays career round to win first British Open

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GULLANE, Scotland — One of the greatest final rounds in a major. Two of the best shots he ever struck with a 3-wood. The third leg of the Grand Slam. Phil Mickelson never imagined any of this happening at the British Open. No wonder he never took his hand off the base of that silver Read More…

Justin Masterson throws near no-hitter as Indians roll over Twins

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MINNEAPOLIS — Justin Masterson had no regrets about the pitch that cost him his chance at a no-hitter. Masterson took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Michael Brantley hit a bases-loaded triple and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Masterson (11-7) had faced the minimum Read More…

Ohio gas prices down to start the week

COLUMBUS — Ohio motorists are seeing lower gas prices this week and are paying less than the national average. The state average for a gallon of regular gas was $3.56 in today’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express. That’s 9 cents lower than last week. The Ohio price Read More…