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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...

AP: Partisan divide over gun laws continues in most states

Sep. 26, 2018 5:03 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...

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...

AP All-America Watch: Stanford game-breaker; Texas fab frosh

Sep. 25, 2018 12:51 PM EDT

The Associated Press has been honoring college football's best with an All-America team since 1925. This season, the AP released a preseason All-America team and will put out a midseason team. The full three-team AP All-America selections will be unveiled in December. The third All-America watch of the season...

Lawsuit blaming schools for bullying, suicide can proceed

Sep. 25, 2018 11:07 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A wrongful death lawsuit accusing an Ohio school district of denying and covering up bullying of an 8-year-old boy who killed himself will be allowed to proceed. A federal judge on Monday denied Cincinnati Public Schools' request to dismiss the lawsuit filed by Gabriel Taye's parents who...