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Police: Student accused of having loaded gun at high school

Sep. 19, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old Ohio high school student accused of having a loaded handgun at school has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon. Ticqcwon Brent was arraigned Wednesday in Akron Municipal Court on charges that also include tampering with evidence and illegal...

Puig's single in 10th lifts Indians over Tigers 2-1

Sep. 19, 2019 1:57 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yasiel Puig rounded first base, happily waiting for Francisco Lindor to jump into his arms. It was a moment he had been waiting for since joining the Indians on July 31. Puig delivered a bases-loaded single off the top of the right field wall with two outs in the 10th inning, and Cleveland...

Yankees lose to Angels 3-2, miss chance to clinch AL East

Sep. 19, 2019 1:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Relief pitcher Adam Ottavino sailed a 30-foot throw home on Albert Pujols' tiebreaking chopper, and the sloppy New York Yankees lost to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Wednesday night with a chance to clinch the AL East. New York still would have locked down the division title with a Tampa Bay...

Major training exercise for first responders planned in Ohio

Sep. 19, 2019 1:46 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hundreds of first responders and actors playing victims of a terrorist attack will cram Cincinnati's riverside entertainment area for a mass casualty training exercise. The exercise Thursday will be based at The Banks area and Great American Ball Park, where the Cincinnati Reds play. The...

State senators plan field hearings on Facebook, Google reach

Sep. 19, 2019 1:16 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A panel of state senators is hitting the road to gather input on how the broad reach of Facebook and Google impacts average Ohioans. Republican Senate President Larry Obhof (AWB'-hawf) said Wednesday that two October hearings are planned. One will be in Cleveland and the other in...

Martinez scores twice, Atlanta shuts out Cincinnati 2-0

Sep. 18, 2019 10:10 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Josef Martinez scored two goals six-minutes apart in the second half to help Atlanta United FC secure a 2-0 win over FC Cincinnati Wednesday night. Martinez gave Atlanta (16-11-3) the lead in the 59th minute on a shot 12 yards out from the center of the box, assisted by Gonzalo Pity...

Watched: Beckham says NFL has 'different' rules for him

Sep. 18, 2019 8:51 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. feels the NFL is unfairly watching him. And speaking of watches, football's fashion plate has another new one. Beckham said Wednesday that he believes the league is holding him to a different standard than other players, pointing to Monday night's game against the Jets...

AP source: Browns TE Njoku broke right wrist against Jets

Sep. 18, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns tight end David Njoku got more banged up against the Jets than previously known. Along with a concussion, Njoku broke his right wrist while trying to brace himself in a scary fall and could need surgery, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday....

Injured Kipnis hopes there's a future for him with Indians

Sep. 18, 2019 7:03 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A broken right wrist ended Jason Kipnis' regular season. He hopes it didn't also end his tenure with the Cleveland Indians. Kipnis has spent his entire professional career with the organization since being drafted in 2009, but the Indians are unlikely to pick up his $16.5 million option...

Toledo clinic suspends surgical abortions during change

Sep. 18, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo's last abortion clinic is administering only medication abortions as it undergoes a management change. Capital Care Network of Toledo surrendered its license for performing surgical abortions to the Ohio Department of Health last week. The surrender prompted conflicting messages...