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Dayton rides Toppin to 90-61 win over Charleston Southern

Nov. 16, 2019 9:04 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Obi Toppin posted his second double-double in as many games and Dayton cruised to a 90-61 victory over Charleston Southern on Saturday. Toppin scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Flyers (2-0), who had all five starters score in double figures. Ryan Mikesell and Rodney...

Dayton gunman’s friend expected to plead to unrelated counts

Nov. 16, 2019 1:52 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A friend of the gunman in the deadly Dayton mass shooting is expected to plead guilty to unrelated federal firearms charges. Court documents show 24-year-old Ethan Kollie will be in court Wednesday. No details of his plea agreement have been disclosed. Kollie is accused of lying on a...

Cooke scores 27, No. 6 South Carolina beats Dayton 75-49

Nov. 13, 2019 10:07 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Several of South Carolina’s players kicked up their heels in the pregame layup line when “Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!” played over the public address system at University of Dayton Arena. They danced, then they dominated. Especially the guard who grew up...

Toppin scores 29 to lift Dayton past Indiana St. 86-81

Nov. 9, 2019 10:21 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Obi Toppin had a career-high 29 points plus 12 rebounds as Dayton edged past Indiana State 86-81 on Saturday night. Jalen Crutcher had 14 points and six assists for Dayton (1-0). Rodney Chatman added 12 points, four assists and three steals. Ryan Mikesell had 12 points for the home...

Cook, Dayton heat up to smoke Marist 59-35

Nov. 9, 2019 5:42 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Jack Cook threw four touchdown passes and ran for another and Dayton defeated Marist 59-35 on Saturday. The Flyers (5-3, 3-2 Pioneer) amassed 519 yards, were 6 of 12 on third-down conversions and converted all four fourth-down conversion attempts. Cook threw for 244 yards on 13-of-19...

Official: Bosnia faces serious efforts to roll back reforms

Nov. 5, 2019 9:26 PM EST

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The high representative for Bosnia warned Tuesday that the Balkan nation faces serious efforts to roll back reforms as it approaches the 25th anniversary of an ethnic war that left more than 100,000 people dead, and urged united international action to preserve two decades of...

Police: Woman who owned Great Danes bled to death from bites

Nov. 5, 2019 2:02 PM EST

WAYNESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A woman bitten to death by one or both of her pet Great Danes had alcoholism and may not have been clear-headed enough to seek help after she was attacked, authorities said. Preliminary findings indicate Mary Matthews, 49, apparently bled to death, said Doyle Burke, chief...

Mayors for Pete: Buttigieg hunts for support in city halls

Oct. 31, 2019 6:46 AM EDT

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — As Pete Buttigieg works to prove the leader of a city of roughly 100,000 people is ready to assume the American presidency, he's relying on help from politicians who would know best: his fellow mayors. The South Bend, Indiana, mayor has amassed a network of roughly 60 "Mayors...

AP Interview: Mass shootings haunt federal prosecutor

Oct. 30, 2019 7:56 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The kind of crime that most worried the federal prosecutor for southern Ohio finally happened near the end of his tenure. And it's one he thinks will continue across the United States. U.S. Attorney Benjamin C. Glassman awoke Sunday morning Aug. 4 to see that Attorney General Bill Barr,...

Abortion clinic seeks court order, new license to stay open

Oct. 29, 2019 5:53 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Dayton area's last abortion clinic is trying to avoid closure by pursuing a new state license and intervention by a federal court after the Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday again refused to hear its appeal. The state court's decision meant Women's Med Center faced losing its license...