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President to visit Ohio to showcase Australian partnership

Sep. 17, 2019 5:22 AM EDT

WAPAKONETA, Ohio (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will travel to Ohio to highlight the country's investment partnership with Australia. The president's Sunday trip to Wapakoneta (wah-pah-kuh-NET'-uh) in western Ohio includes a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. The two...

Talks carry on but no deal yet in UAW strike against GM

Sep. 17, 2019 3:37 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Talks continued into the night but there was no end to the strike against General Motors. The walkout by upward of 49,000 United Auto Workers members has brought to a standstill more than 50 factories and parts warehouses in the union's first strike against the No. 1 U.S. automaker in over a...

Wright brothers factory put on historic places register

Sep. 17, 2019 1:46 AM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio factory where the Wright brothers built many of their planes has been added to the official list of the nation's historic places worthy of preservation. The Dayton Daily News reports that the Wright Company Factory in Dayton was added to the National Register of Historic Places...

McVay criticizes McVay's play-calling after Rams win again

Sep. 16, 2019 9:33 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Sean McVay didn't hold back Monday, harshly criticizing the Rams' offensive play-caller for a series of bad selections in the red zone during Los Angeles' 27-9 win over New Orleans . Since McVay calls all of the Rams' plays himself, he feels pretty confident his target will...

49ers return home after successful road trip to start season

Sep. 16, 2019 8:00 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan believed the improvements the team made leading into his third season would make the 49ers a contender. The early results have been extremely positive, with San Francisco opening the season with back-to-back road wins for the first time since...

Reality check: Home opener brings Bengals back to earth

Sep. 16, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Call it a reality check. Buoyed by their strong showing in a close, season-opening loss at Seattle, the Bengals looked forward to winning back fans and stamping themselves as a turnaround team at Paul Brown Stadium under new head coach Zac Taylor. It couldn't have gone any worse. Every...

GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

Sep. 16, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union's first walkout against the No. 1 U.S. automaker in over a decade. Workers left factories and formed picket...

Husband-wife researchers charged with stealing trade secrets

Sep. 16, 2019 5:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities have announced trade secret theft charges against husband-and-wife researchers who worked for 10 years at an Ohio children's hospital research institute. A grand jury indictment handed down in July and unsealed Monday accuses the couple of stealing cellular...

Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?

Sep. 16, 2019 5:12 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has embarked on a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the nation's deadly opioid crisis by transforming itself in bankruptcy court into a sort of hybrid between a business and a charity. Whether the company can pull it off remains to be...

Editorials from around Ohio

Sep. 16, 2019 4:14 PM EDT

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Parental behavior threatens high school sports The Canton Repository Sept. 15 Which highly successful high school coach will be the next to say, "I'm done. I've had enough of parents."? Equally as possible: Which coach, no matter the level...