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Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

May. 25, 2019 11:52 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Charlie Morton returned to the clubhouse Saturday afternoon and waited. Then he waited some more, anticipating the arrival of thunderstorms that never materialized. The delay didn't faze him, nor did it stop his career-best unbeaten streak. Morton struck out a season-high 10 and allowed...

Minnesota-Ohio State rematch postponed at Big Ten Tournament

May. 25, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Minnesota's rematch with Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament has been postponed until Sunday because of the conference's curfew and the threat of inclement weather. The Gophers beat the Buckeyes 9-6 on Saturday to force a second semifinal. The winner will play Nebraska in the...

Kaku, Omir Fernandez lead Red Bulls over FC Cincinnati 2-0

May. 25, 2019 10:04 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Romero "Kaku" Gamarra and Omir Fernandez scored late goals to help the New York Red Bulls beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0 on Saturday night. Kaku pounced on FC Cincinnati defender Mathieu Deplagne's poorly managed ball and took it directly at the goalkeeper, slotting it home to give the...

Ku Klux Klan rally in Ohio; no reported clashes, problems

May. 25, 2019 4:57 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A small group of Ku Klux Klan members penned in by fencing, surrounded by police and drowned out by hundreds of protesters, held a rally in Ohio with no reported clashes or problems. The city of Dayton blocked streets with large trucks Saturday and brought in officers from other...

Sheriff overseeing troubled Ohio county jail to resign

May. 25, 2019 10:49 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A sheriff who oversees a troubled county jail in Cleveland says he plans to resign this summer for personal reasons. Clifford Pinkney became Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County's first black sheriff when he was appointed in August 2015. A county spokeswoman says Pinkney's last day will be...

Indians scratch out 2 late runs, snap 4-game losing streak

May. 24, 2019 11:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Not pretty or polished, but perfect for the Indians. With their confidence sagging, they had to end a season-high losing streak if it meant battling, scratching or clawing their way to a win. They did all of that. Roberto Perez's crawling infield single scored Francisco Lindor with the...

AP source: Browns meet with Gerald McCoy, talks continue

May. 24, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Gerald McCoy isn't ready to commit to the Browns — or anyone else just yet. The six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle visited Cleveland's facility for several hours Friday, but left without signing a contract, a person familiar with the meeting told The Associated Press. However, the...

Lawyers in Ohio State doc sex abuse case to see full report

May. 24, 2019 5:15 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for men who allege they were sexually abused decades ago by an Ohio State team doctor should get to see the unredacted findings of a law firm that investigated the claims for the university, a federal judge ruled Friday. The public version released last week blacked out...

High court halts electoral map redrawing in Michigan, Ohio

May. 24, 2019 3:13 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Friday put on hold court orders in Michigan and Ohio to redraw electoral maps that federal judges found were too partisan. The high court action comes as it is weighing cases from Maryland and North Carolina that raise similar issues and could affect redistricting...

Ohio State beats Maryland 3-2 in Big Ten tournament

May. 24, 2019 2:55 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Seventh-seeded Ohio State advanced to the semifinals of the Big Ten Tournament by holding off Maryland 3-2 on Friday in the completion of a suspended game from Thursday night. Closer Andrew Magno got the final five outs for the Buckeyes (33-24). Zach Dezenzo's sacrifice fly gave Ohio...