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7 in Amish buggy are injured after car rear-ends it

Oct. 15, 2018 9:17 AM EDT

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a driver in Ohio hit an Amish buggy and injured all seven people in the horse-drawn vehicle. The State Highway Patrol says Patrick Muscaro failed to maintain a distance and struck the rear of a buggy driven by 31-year-old Andy Swartzentruber around 7:30 p.m. Sunday in...

Editorials from around Ohio

Oct. 15, 2018 8:42 AM EDT

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: ___ The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 12 Which is worse — not having the resources available to help children in need, or hoarding the resources that could relieve some of their struggles? We believe it is the latter and...

AP Top 25 Heat Check: No style points necessary in 2nd half

Oct. 15, 2018 3:08 AM EDT

Style points are not so important during the second half of the college football season. Just win, baby, as the late Al Davis famously said, and the Top 25 voters will likely reward a team. Or at least they won't punish. This past weekend things got a little crazy around the country, with four of the top eight...

Rarely have 6 weeks provided so many up-and-down teams

Oct. 15, 2018 3:07 AM EDT

So many things send NFL coaches into a tizzy. Most of them get addressed immediately. The one item they can't get done quickly, and often not at all, is finding consistency. Rarely have the first six weeks of a season provided so many up-and-down performances, from weaklings to world beaters, from turnover...

Same ending: Steelers stun Bengals 28-21 on AB's late TD

Oct. 15, 2018 3:01 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Mixon scored on a 4-yard run and dashed toward the stands in celebration of Cincinnati's go-ahead touchdown. On the Steelers sideline, Ben Roethlisberger looked at the clock, saw there was 1:18 left, and told his linemen not to fret. "They gave us too much time," Big Ben said...

Chargers romp over Browns on first stop of London trip

Oct. 15, 2018 2:59 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers won't spend their lengthy lay-over for London mulling a loss. Powered by a dominant running game, big plays from quarterback Philip Rivers and a rookie kicker who didn't miss in his NFL debut, the Chargers rolled to a 38-14 win on Sunday over the Cleveland Browns...

Police: Suspect in fatal stabbing turns himself in to police

Oct. 15, 2018 12:26 AM EDT

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a man turned himself in over the weekend in connection with a fatal stabbing. Parma Police Sgt. Daniel Ciryak says police responded late Friday to find 39-year-old Jason Masters in a basement with multiple stab wounds. Cleveland.com reports police and fire personnel...

Couple pledge $1M to cancer research at university

Oct. 15, 2018 12:08 AM EDT

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio husband and wife have pledged $1 million to expand pancreatic cancer research at the University of Toledo. The university says the gift from Hal and Susan Fetterman, of Toledo, will fund research into pancreatic cancer treatment. The National Cancer Institute says pancreatic...

State wildlife council approves some fishing rules changes

Oct. 15, 2018 12:08 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Wildlife Council has approved changes to bag and size limits for fish in some bodies of water. The council recently approved changes to allow a year-round open season for black bass in the Lake Erie sport fishing district. Additional changes establish a daily bag limit of one...

Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

Oct. 14, 2018 8:54 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Candidates in Ohio's U.S. senate campaign sparred Sunday over health care, approaches to climate change, student loan debt, immigration, tariffs and gun control in the first of three debates. Republican U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci repeatedly criticized incumbent Democrat Sherrod Brown as being a...