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FILE - In this Monday Aug. 21, 2017 file photo shows evidence markers being placed on N. Court Street and the sidewalk next to the Jefferson County Courthouse in Steubenville, Ohio, after Jefferson County Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. was ambushed and shot earlier in the day. The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that security camera footage of the judge being shot and wounded is a public record. The court's Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020 ruling sided with arguments by The Associated Press in seeking access to the video. (Darrell Sapp/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

Ohio court rules video of judge’s shooting is public record

Nov. 24, 2020 10:37 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Surveillance video showing an Ohio judge being shot and wounded at a courthouse before the assailant was himself shot and killed is a public record that should be released, the Ohio Supreme Court said Tuesday in a case brought by The Associated Press. The court rejected a...

No one injured in freight train derailment in southwest Ohio

Nov. 24, 2020 10:26 AM EST

WAYNE TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) — No one was injured when some cars on a Norfolk Southern freight train derailed Tuesday in southwestern Ohio. The derailment took place around 4:15 a,m. near the intersection of U.S. 127 and Oxford Trenton Road. About 15 cars of the 40-car train came off the tracks. Some of the...

Nurses at Ohio hospital end 3-day strike, union seeks pact

Nov. 24, 2020 9:32 AM EST

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (AP) — Striking nurses at a hospital in Ohio went back at work Tuesday after three days on the picket line as the state sees an increase in hospitalizations related to coronavirus cases. Members returned to East Liverpool City Hospital just before 7 a.m. following what the Ohio Nurses...

Playoff rankings: What to watch for in first release of 2020

Nov. 24, 2020 2:51 AM EST

The College Football Playoff put out a news release to get fans ready for the season's first selection committee rankings Tuesday night. The takeaway: It's business as usual for the CFP, even if this college football season has been anything but. The first rankings often get a lot of attention but there is a lot...

FILE - In this March 8, 2020, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Matthew Dellavedova (18) passes against San Antonio Spurs' Bryn Forbes (11) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. The Cavaliers are nearing a deal with free agent guard Dellavedova, one of the Cavs' most popular players. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Cavs complete trade for McGee, agree to re-sign Dellavedova

Nov. 23, 2020 6:23 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have found either a temporary replacement for Tristan Thompson or an asset to bring in other talent. Cleveland announced Monday it has acquired center JaVale McGee and a 2026 second-round draft pick from the Los Angeles Lakers for forwards Alfonzo McKinnie and Jordan Bell....

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Nov. 23, 2020 5:43 PM EST

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: COVID-19 winning as Akron and Ohio politicians spin their wheels Akron Beacon Journal Nov. 22 Two votes in recent days illustrated how COVID-19 continues to exploit our divided politics as it sickens record numbers of people. With no...

FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2019 file photo, Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona walks in the dugout in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals in Washington.  Francona has assembled his coaching staff for 2021, but it won't include his longtime friend and bench coach Brad Mills. Francona, who missed much of this past shortened season with significant health issues, will replace Mills with DeMarlo Hale. The 59-year-old Hale joins the Indians after spending the past two seasons with the Atlanta Braves. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Indians manager Francona feeling better, excited for 2021

Nov. 23, 2020 5:31 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Terry Francona's feeling more fit and a little feisty. That's welcome news for the Cleveland Indians. After missing most of this past season with significant health problems, Francona said Monday that he's stronger physically and looking forward to managing again in 2021, his ninth season...

AP: Trump won 3.1M votes in Ohio, a new state record

Nov. 23, 2020 5:24 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump won more votes in this year's presidential election than any candidate in Ohio history, certified county results compiled by The Associated Press indicate. The more than 3.1 million votes cast for the Republican president in the Nov. 3 election exceeded the...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield throws the game ball to a fan in the stands after the Browns defeated the Philadelphia Eagles in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Browns gain strength, confidence in playing amid adversity

Nov. 23, 2020 5:04 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Say this for the Cleveland Browns, version 2020: They're a resilient bunch. They've won without their star running back, who missed four games with a sprained knee. They've won while their best defensive player recovers from COVID-19 — and will have to again. They've won after...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) shakes hands with Washington Football Team quarterback Dwayne Haskins (7) as Burrows is carted away off the field during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Landover. Burrows left the game with a left knee injury. (AP Photo/Al Drago)

Bengals will try to move ahead without injured Burrow

Nov. 23, 2020 4:37 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The energy drained out of the Cincinnati Bengals when rookie quarterback Joe Burrow was carted off the field Sunday with a season-ending knee injury. The 23-year-old Heisman Trophy winner went down early in the second half when he was hit high and low by two Washington linemen after...