Latest Ohio News

Cavs select Bama's Sexton to help convince LeBron to stay

Jun. 21, 2018 9:30 PM EDT

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — The Cavaliers selected a point guard and pitch man. Moments after the team selected Collin Sexton with the No. 8 pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, the Alabama playmaker made his appeal for LeBron James to resign with Cleveland. "Man, LeBron, let's do it," Sexton said during...

#NeverTrump to #OKTrump: Romney's evolution mirrors party

Jun. 21, 2018 8:14 PM EDT

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Mitt Romney did not ride a donkey. But the one-time presidential nominee and now candidate for Senate did cheer enthusiastically at a donkey basketball game, where 4-H members shot hoops while mounted on the beasts. Romney's campaigning on the ground in Utah like a homegrown hero...

Real name of mystery man who died in 2002 revealed

Jun. 21, 2018 5:47 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — When a man named Joseph Newton Chandler III put a gun in his mouth and pulled the trigger in his apartment outside of Cleveland in 2002, he left behind $82,000 in a bank account and an enduring mystery about his actual identity that's been finally solved with the help of forensics,...

Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

Jun. 21, 2018 5:01 PM EDT

DULUTH, Minnesota (AP) — Big Lake, Minnesota, resident Pam Tolve believes President Trump was just doing his job when he decided to separate children from parents who crossed the border illegally. Billy Inman of Woodstock, Georgia, said he felt sorry for the children but that their parents were...

APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

Jun. 21, 2018 4:56 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A now-dead doctor accused of sexual misconduct by former student athletes at Ohio State University said he acted as a team physician at other universities, most of which won't say if they are reviewing those connections or whether any concerns were raised about him. Ohio State...

The Latest: So far, U of Hawaii finds no complaint about doc

Jun. 21, 2018 4:51 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on several U.S. universities with ties to a now-dead doctor accused of sexual misconduct at Ohio State University (all times local): ___ 4:45 p.m. The University of Hawaii says it has found no record of complaints against a now-dead doctor accused of sexual misconduct at...

Man shot by police after they say he shot detective dies

Jun. 21, 2018 1:09 PM EDT

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — A man who authorities say shot a police detective in the leg following an Ohio traffic stop and was then shot by the detective and another officer has died. The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County Medical Examiner on Thursday said 29-year-old Jonathan Legg, of Parma Heights, died at a...

Plea deal possible in murder case over woman set on fire

Jun. 21, 2018 11:08 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge in the trial of a man who authorities say caused his ex-girlfriend's death by setting her on fire has told attorneys in the case to consider the possibility of a plea agreement. The Columbus Dispatch reports the judge made the reminder Wednesday to defense and prosecuting...

Girl, 9, fatally shot while sitting inside car in Cleveland

Jun. 21, 2018 10:15 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl sitting in a car while her mother went inside a building to pick up her son has been shot and killed in Cleveland. The girl has been identified as Saniyah Nicholson, of Maple Heights. Cleveland police say she was shot in the forehead about 7:15 p.m....

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Jun. 20, 2018 9:48 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati resident Andrew Pappas supported President Trump's decision to separate children from parents who crossed the border illegally because, he said, it got Congress talking about immigration reform. Niurka Lopez of Michigan said Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy made sense because...