Bomb threats force evacuations at 2 Ohio prep football games

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say a bomb threat prompted an evacuation and the cancellation of one high school football game and led to the evacuation of fans and teams after the completion of a second game in southwest Ohio.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

US beats Canada 4-2 in World Cup hockey exhibition

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Patrick Kane and Joe Pavelski each had a goal and an assist to help the United States beat Canada 4-2 on Friday night in an exhibition game before the World Cup of Hockey.

  • Written by CRAIG MERZ, Associated Press

Napoli's homer lifts Indians to 5-4 win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Danny Salazar departed the mound early, Mike Napoli flexed his muscle and Cleveland's bullpen followed with a stifling performance.

  • Written by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Sports Writer

Reds end skid with 4-3 win over Pirates on Peraza's sac fly

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds haven't had a whole lot to celebrate recently, which is why they took a little extra satisfaction in how they ended their five-game losing streak.

  • Written by JOHN PERROTTO, Associated Press

Bengals, Jets look to start playoff path with Week 1 matchup

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals have made it to the playoffs five straight years, an impressive stretch of success that should put them among the elite franchises in the AFC.

  • Written by DENNIS WASZAK Jr., AP Sports Writer