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APNewsBreak: 2nd Ohio diocese to release abusive priest list

Sep. 26, 2018 11:19 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A second Roman Catholic Diocese in Ohio plans by the end of October to release its list of priests who have been removed from parishes because of sexual abuse and misconduct allegations, The Associated Press has learned. The decision by the Steubenville diocese, the smallest in Ohio with...

AP: No sea change on gun laws in wake of mass shootings

Sep. 26, 2018 10:30 AM EDT

Shortly after last year's shooting massacre on the Las Vegas strip, Ohio Gov. John Kasich convened a working group to explore possible reforms to state gun laws. A Republican, Kasich wanted to be sure the panel's members clearly supported the Second Amendment. Yet it also was to be bipartisan, with members from...

Bank exec told shooting responders: Save my life for my kids

Sep. 26, 2018 9:50 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Believing she was dying after a gunman riddled her body with bullets, a bank executive said Wednesday she urged first responders to save her life for her two small children. Whitney Austin, 37, survived 12 gunshots Sept. 6. She recounted her ordeal in a taped interview shown Wednesday on...

AP: Partisan divide over gun laws continues in most states

Sep. 26, 2018 5:05 AM EDT

Shortly after last year's shooting massacre on the Las Vegas strip, Ohio Gov. John Kasich convened a working group to explore possible reforms to state gun laws. A Republican, Kasich appointed panel members who supported the Second Amendment and came from across the political spectrum. Their work accelerated...

Dozier's homer lifts Royals to 4-3 win over Reds

Sep. 25, 2018 11:18 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hunter Dozier's quiet night turned into a clutch, game-winning effort for the Kansas City Royals. Dozier led off the ninth inning with a tie-breaking home run, then teamed with shortstop Adalberto Mondesi for a key out in the bottom of the inning as the Royals beat the slumping Cincinnati...

Hall of Fame Barry Larkin not a candidate for Reds manager

Sep. 25, 2018 4:39 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hall of Fame shortstop Barry Larkin is not a candidate to become the Cincinnati Reds manager. President of Baseball Operations Dick Williams said Tuesday that Larkin prefers to remain in his current role of helping develop minor leaguers. A Cincinnati native, Larkin spent his entire...

Iowa State seeking TDs, not FGs, in the red zone

Sep. 25, 2018 4:29 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State kicker Connor Assalley earned national recognition for the four field goals he made in last week's victory over Akron. That was a great sign for the Cyclones' special teams — and a troubling one for their offense. Iowa State (1-2, 0-1 Big 12) is thrilled that Assalley, a...

FANTASY PLAYS: Waiver pickups for Week 4 as byes start

Sep. 25, 2018 3:58 PM EDT

With the loss of Jimmy Garoppolo to a season-ending knee injury and the beginning of bye weeks rendering Cam Newton idle, many fantasy players will be looking for quarterback help this week. If you need a long-term solution at the position, try to make a trade for someone more consistent. Yet there is one...

Blue Jackets aim for playoffs with future of stars in doubt

Sep. 25, 2018 1:31 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — So what's going on with "Bob" and "Bread"? That question dominated the off-season discussion around the Columbus Blue Jackets, overshadowing everything else surrounding a team coming off consecutive playoff appearances for the first time in franchise history. A legitimate inquiry for...

Hard luck Blue Jackets try to get over playoff hump

Sep. 25, 2018 1:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS LAST SEASON: 45-30-7, 97 points. First wildcard in Eastern Division. Lost to Washington Capitals in first round of playoffs. COACH: John Tortorella (fourth season, 18th NHL season.) ADDED: F Anthony Duclair, F Riley Nash. LOST: F Matt Calvert, F Thomas Vanek, D...