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Thursday, 24 April 2014 05:18

Jackets rally for 4-3 OT win

 Dubinsky, Foligno lift CBJ to 1st home playoff win

Thursday, 24 April 2014 05:16

Reds down Pirates Wednesday

Simon, Bruce lead Reds past Pirates 5-2

Thursday, 24 April 2014 05:14

Indians beat KC Wednesday

Indians trip Royals 5-3

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 10:22

Anti-Fracking Group to Hold Conference

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A concerned citizens' group in a northeast Ohio region where earthquakes have been tied to fracking says it won't take the word of state regulators that new permitting guidelines adequately address public safety.
   Youngstown-based Frackfree Mahoning Valley plans a news conference Wednesday to discuss persisting concerns.
   A state geologist's finding released last week for the first time linked earthquakes in the Utica Shale to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, a technique used to access oil and gas deposits. The state's review called the link "probable."
   The finding led Ohio to issue a moratorium on fracking within three miles of the seismic activity's epicenter and to issue new permit conditions viewed as among the nation's strictest.
   The anti-fracking group says a Youngstown State University geologist has identified 12 earthquakes near fracking activity.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 10:21

Tressel a Finalist for U of Akron Presidency

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.
   Tressel has been an administrator there for two years. He took the job after being forced out at Ohio State following a scandal that led to NCAA sanctions.
   A campus email Tuesday from Akron trustees says the finalists include provosts from two other schools - Scott Scarborough of the University of Toledo and Ronald Nykiel (neye-KEEL') of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
   Trustees say each finalist will spend one day next week interviewing with advisory groups. Whoever is chosen will replace President Luis Proenza (proh-EN'-zah), who is leaving his position in June.
   Tressel also applied to be president at Youngstown State University, where he previously coached.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 05:21

Reds down Pirates Tuesday

Cueto pitches Reds by Pirates 4-1

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 05:19

KC beats Cleveland Tuesday

Shields, Moustakas lead Royals past Indians 8-2

Pens, Jackets hope to end blown leads in Game 4

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 05:13

Former OSU coach wants to be Akron president

Jim Tressel among 3 finalists to lead Akron

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