10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHAT KAVANAUGH ACCUSER IS INSISTING Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her decades-old allegation that she was sexually assaulted by the Supreme Court nominee before testifying on Capitol Hill. 2. KOREAS SUMMIT PRODUCES SWEEPING AGREEMENTS … Continue reading 10 Things to Know for Today

NEWARK, Ohio | Exhibit showcases images of Mexico border walls, fences

NEWARK, Ohio — The U.S. border wall with Mexico is frequently in the news, but few people have a chance to visit it up close, or to see details of the various sections. Kenneth Madsen, an Ohio State University geography professor and border wall expert, hopes his new photo exhibit will help bring the border … Continue reading NEWARK, Ohio | Exhibit showcases images of Mexico border walls, fences

DAYTON, Ohio | Hala Alyan, Ta-Nehisi Coates win Dayton Literary Peace Prize

DAYTON, Ohio — A debut novel about a displaced Palestinian family and a book of essays exploring race and identity during Barack Obama’s presidency have been named the winners of the annual Dayton Literary Peace Prize. The judges named Hala Alyan’s “Salt Houses” and Ta-Nehisi (tah neh-HAH’-see) Coates’ “We Were Eight Years in Power” as … Continue reading DAYTON, Ohio | Hala Alyan, Ta-Nehisi Coates win Dayton Literary Peace Prize

LOS ANGELES | Rockies hope Story can return from sore elbow in a few days

LOS ANGELES — Colorado slugger Trevor Story has inflammation in his right elbow, but there’s no structural damage and the Rockies are hopeful he can return to the lineup in a few days. The All-Star shortstop tweaked his elbow on a throw in the first inning of an 8-2 loss to the Dodgers on Monday … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Rockies hope Story can return from sore elbow in a few days

BALTIMORE | Orioles fall to Blue Jays 6-4 for a team-record 108th loss

BALTIMORE  — The Baltimore Orioles trudged off the field following a historic loss, still not absorbing that they are part of one of the worst teams in franchise history. The Orioles lost to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 on Tuesday. It was the team’s 108th loss, the most in a season since arriving in Baltimore … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Orioles fall to Blue Jays 6-4 for a team-record 108th loss

ARLINGTON, Texas | Snell wins 20th, ties Rays record in 4-0 victory over Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas — For Blake Snell, all the setbacks set up all these victories. Snell became the major leagues’ first 20-game winner in two years, helping pitch the Tampa Bay Rays past the Texas Rangers 4-0 Tuesday night. Snell (20-5) threw one-hit ball for five innings and tied the Tampa Bay record for victories in … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas | Snell wins 20th, ties Rays record in 4-0 victory over Texas

AMES, Iowa | Slain golfer, suspect lived contrasting lives in Iowa city

AMES, Iowa— They had both recently turned 22 and were residing in the same Iowa college town but their lives couldn’t have been more different before allegedly intersecting in the most violent way. Celia Barquin Arozamena was a top amateur golfer from Spain who was finishing her degree at Iowa State University. Collin Daniel Richards … Continue reading AMES, Iowa | Slain golfer, suspect lived contrasting lives in Iowa city