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Henry's back! Titans activate their top back for playoffs

Jan. 21, 2022 16:10 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will have Derrick Henry on the field for their AFC divisional game with Cincinnati after moving the NFL's 2019 and 2020 rushing leader from injured reserve to the active roster. The Titans (12-5) made the roster move Friday after...

Morris, Weah, Dest, Zardes on US roster for WCup qualifiers

Jan. 21, 2022 16:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Morris, Tim Weah, Sergiño Dest and Gyasi Zardes returned from injuries to make the U.S. roster ahead of the next three World Cup qualifiers, while Gio Reyna, Gianluca Busio and Aaron Long missed out. U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter announced a 28-man group that...

Top-seeded Titans eager to start playoff run with Bengals

Jan. 21, 2022 16:04 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have survived using more players than any NFL team in a non-strike season and still earned the AFC's No. 1 seed. They're as rested and healthy as they've been all season, and now they have back Derrick Henry, the NFL's top rusher in...

Official: Child, 2 adults killed in southern Ohio house fire

Jan. 21, 2022 15:59 PM EST

RIPLEY, Ohio (AP) — A child and two adults were killed when a fast-moving fire roared through a home in southern Ohio early Friday, officials said. Scott Eagan with the Ripley Fire Department told WLWT-TV that two boys were able to escape the burning home, They were taken to the...

Intel building $20B Ohio chip facility amid global shortage

Jan. 21, 2022 15:21 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Chip maker Intel said it will invest $20 billion to build a new factory in Ohio, an attempt to help alleviate a global shortage of chips powering everything from phones to cars to home appliances while also signaling the giant company's commitment to manufacturing crucial...

Groups that won suits over Ohio maps submit their own plan

Jan. 21, 2022 14:07 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The winners of lawsuits challenging Ohio's gerrymandered legislative maps submitted their own plan for new lines to the state's redistricting panel Friday, signaling a possible path to ending legal wrangling as 2022 elections approach. “Our teams worked...

Former NFL CB Hasty works for racial equity in hirings

Jan. 21, 2022 12:56 PM EST

Former NFL cornerback James Hasty is working to eliminate bias and racial disparity in sports hiring through his new search firm, Eneje Consulting. Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is the only Black head coach in the league after Miami fired Brian Flores and Houston fired David Culley. ...

Mom charged in death of baby who had fentanyl in his system

Jan. 21, 2022 10:42 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — A mother whose infant son was found dead in her Cleveland home last week with suspected fentanyl in his system has been charged with felony child endangerment. A judge set Casey Bisner's bail at $50,000 during a court hearing Friday, rejecting prosecutors request...

County to pay $1.1M to settle suit over inmate beating death

Jan. 21, 2022 09:58 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a man who authorities say was beaten to death by his cellmate at the county jail in Cleveland will receive $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit against the facility. Cleveland.com reports a Cuyahoga County judge approved the settlement last month, but it...

Davenport lifts Cincinnati past Tulsa 90-69

Jan. 20, 2022 23:37 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jeremiah Davenport had a season-high 24 points as Cincinnati rolled past Tulsa 90-69 on Thursday night. Davenport hit 7 of 9 3-pointers. David DeJulius added 22 points for Cincinnati (14-5, 4-2 American Athletic Conference). Mason Madsen had 14 points. Mika...