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Minshew-mania could reignite vs winless Bengals

Oct. 17, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A so-so showing against the Saints threw a little cold water on Minshew-mania. The rookie with the distinctive 'stache has a chance to re-ignite it against one of the NFL's two winless teams. Quarterbacks tend to have big games against these winless Bengals. Gardner Minshew looked very...

J&J agrees to $117M settlement over pelvic mesh devices

Oct. 17, 2019 2:49 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson has agreed to a $117 million multistate settlement over allegations it deceptively marketed its pelvic mesh products, which support women's sagging pelvic organs. Ohio's attorney general said Thursday an investigation found that J&J, the world's biggest health...

No. 3 Ohio State looks to stay unbeaten against Northwestern

Oct. 17, 2019 2:38 PM EDT

No. 3 Ohio State (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) at Northwestern (1-4, 0-3), Friday at 8:30 p.m. EDT (BTN). Line: Ohio State by 27½. Series record: Ohio State leads 62-14-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The two teams are meeting for the first time since Ohio State beat Northwestern in the Big Ten championship game last season. And...

GM contract: worker pay hikes, factory closings move forward

Oct. 17, 2019 2:33 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — A tentative four-year contract with striking General Motors gives workers a mix of pay raises, lump sum payments and an $11,000 signing bonus. In return, the contract allows GM to proceed with factory closures in Lordstown, Ohio; Warren, Michigan; and near Baltimore. Details were posted...

Jury seated in opioid case, but settlement talks go on

Oct. 17, 2019 1:44 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury was seated Thursday for the first federal trial on the opioid crisis, but the push to settle the case before opening arguments next week continued, with company officials expected to gather for further talks. U.S District Judge Dan Polster had ordered executives for the companies...

Jaguars-Bengals Preview Capsule

Oct. 17, 2019 1:37 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE (2-4) at CINCINNATI (0-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Jaguars by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Jacksonville 3-3; Cincinnati 3-3 SERIES RECORD — Jaguars lead 12-9 LAST MEETING — Jaguars beat Bengals 23-7, Nov. 5, 2017 LAST WEEK — Jaguars lost to Saints 13-6;...

The Latest: Jury chosen for opioid trial, but talks continue

Oct. 17, 2019 1:16 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a federal trial over the toll of opioids (all times local): 1:15 p.m. A jury has been chosen for the first federal trial on the opioid crisis even as the push for a settlement intensifies with drug executives heading to Cleveland for further talks. A person with knowledge of...

Dave Matthews reacts to getting Rock Hall nomination

Oct. 17, 2019 10:52 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dave Matthews is having a hard time imagining his band being included on the same Rock & Roll Hall of Fame list as other musical icons such as Whitney Houston. The Dave Matthews Band frontman said their recent nomination for the Hall's 2020 class was unexpected and a "little bit...

Browns' Garrett said he was punched by 'fan' wanting picture

Oct. 17, 2019 12:52 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are even taking hits off the field. Star defensive end Myles Garrett said he was punched in the face Wednesday by a "fan" who wanted to take a picture with him. Garrett posted on his Twitter account that the person "hopped" out of his car before delivering a blow that had little...

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power in industry

Oct. 16, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — On the picket lines at a General Motors transmission plant in Toledo, Ohio, passing cars honked and striking workers celebrated a tentative contract deal by munching on 10 pizzas dropped off by a supporter. They had carried signs for 31 days and demonstrated the muscle the United Auto...