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No. 4 Ohio State routs Tulane in Meyer's return to sideline

Sep. 22, 2018 9:49 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State gift-wrapped a blowout for Urban Meyer in his return to the sideline, making sure the coach didn't have to get too stressed or too mad at anybody and didn't have to make any monumental decisions. The No. 4 Buckeyes played like, well, like they played while Meyer was...

AP source: Kavanaugh, Ford agree to testify on Thursday

Sep. 22, 2018 9:29 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Negotiators reached a tentative agreement Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault from decades ago, according to two people briefed on the matter. Lawyers...

The Latest: Kavanaugh, Ford agree to testify on Thursday

Sep. 22, 2018 8:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago (all times local): 7:55 p.m. A tentative agreement has been reached for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh...

11-year-old becomes fourth fatal victim in domestic shooting

Sep. 22, 2018 7:22 PM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say an 11-year-old girl has become the fourth member of her family to die from a shooting rampage by her father, who also killed himself. The Washington Post reports that Mina Kim died Thursday after being gravely wounded in the shooting Monday at the family's...

Sepp Straka leads Web.com Tour Championship

Sep. 22, 2018 6:17 PM EDT

ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Sepp Straka moved into position Saturday to earn a PGA Tour card in the Web.com Tour Championship, shooting a 7-under 64 to take the third-round lead. With the top 25 earners in the four-event Web.com Tour Finals getting PGA Tour cards Sunday, Straka birdied the final three...

The Latest: Warehouse shooting victim had new wife, new job

Sep. 22, 2018 5:46 PM EDT

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Maryland warehouse that killed four people and wounded three others (all times local): 5:32 p.m. One of the victims killed in a shooting at a Maryland warehouse had a new job and a new wife. The Baltimore Sun reports that Sunday Aguda had been planning to...

2 wounded in Wisconsin shooting discharged from hospital

Sep. 22, 2018 5:26 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Two people shot by a colleague this week at a Wisconsin software company have been discharged from a Madison hospital, a health system spokesman said Saturday. The two discharged patients were released Friday and a third patient remained hospitalized in fair condition on Saturday, UW...

State defends no-jail sentence in Anchorage assault case

Sep. 22, 2018 5:25 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Department of Law stood by a judge's sentence that calls for no jail time for an Anchorage man who authorities say offered a woman a ride and choked her until she was unconscious. Justin Schneider, 34, pleaded guilty to one count of felony assault in the case. A...

The Latest: Wisconsin authorities who shot at gunman named

Sep. 22, 2018 5:19 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on this week's shooting at a software company in Wisconsin (all times local): 4:05 p.m. Authorities have identified four officials who shot their weapons at a gunman killed after he opened fire on his co-workers at a Wisconsin software company. Officials say WTS Paradigm...

Tribal members settle abuse cases against Mormon church

Sep. 22, 2018 4:52 PM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Four Native Americans who claimed they were sexually abused while enrolled in a now-defunct Mormon church foster program decades ago filed paperwork to dismiss their cases after reaching financial settlements, a lawyer said. Allegations have been made against the church by more than...