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Owner of market that won suit against Oberlin College dies

Nov. 18, 2019 1:38 PM EST

OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — Operators of a market who won a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Oberlin College in Ohio after protests erupted against them say one of its co-owners had died. The family-owned business says David Gibson died Saturday. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer about a year ago. Gibson...

Browns’ Garrett has appeal set for Wednesday

Nov. 18, 2019 1:14 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett on Wednesday will have his appeal for his indefinite NFL suspension for striking Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph with a helmet. Former NFL player James Thrash will hear the appeal. Thrash and Pro Football Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks are...

First trial connected to Ohio family slayings delayed

Nov. 18, 2019 11:17 AM EST

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — A judge has delayed what was supposed to be the first trial connected to the investigation into the 2016 slayings of eight family members in Ohio. Prosecutors said Monday that both sides agreed to postpone the trial for Rita Newcomb just as jury selection was to begin. Officials...

Ashland University in Ohio freezing tuition for new freshmen

Nov. 18, 2019 5:25 AM EST

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — Ashland University is joining the list of Ohio campuses that freeze tuition for incoming freshmen to lock in that cost for four years. University President Carlos Campo says in a statement that the change will help to keep tuition affordable and maintain the value of a student’s...

Museum exhibit marks 100 years of women cartoon artists

Nov. 18, 2019 5:24 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new exhibit at the world’s largest cartoon museum honors the contribution of women comic strip and cartoon artists. The exhibit that opened this month and runs until May 2020 includes works from early suffragette cartoonists and top comic strip page and mainstream comic book...

Man charged with murder in stabbing death

Nov. 18, 2019 5:22 AM EST

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of the stabbing death of a man whose body was found in a nature preserve in Ohio has been indicted on charges of murder and felonious assault. Court records show 26-year-old Zyrian Atha-Arnett was indicted Friday in Greene County in the slaying of 26-year-old Leonid Clark,...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Separation at top around country

Nov. 18, 2019 3:26 AM EST

Separation at the top and a few random scheduling quirks has allowed the AP college football poll voters to work a little easier this season than last. No. 1 LSU, No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 Clemson held their spots in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank this week. The only movement in the top five was Georgia...

Cincinnati Zoo announces death of 12-year-old giraffe

Nov. 18, 2019 1:17 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio zoo says a 12-year-old male giraffe has died following a recent surgical procedure Officials with the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden say Kimba developed complications after undergoing a successful procedure last week to fix his hooves. The giraffe died early Sunday. The...

It wasn’t Ohio State, but Michigan has pounded other rivals

Nov. 17, 2019 11:17 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The knock on Jim Harbaugh at Michigan is that he hasn’t won enough big games against the school’s top rivals. It might be time to revise that. Harbaugh hasn’t beaten Ohio State — the most important foe on the Wolverines’ schedule — but...

Harris, Embiid lead 76ers to 114-95 rout of Cavaliers

Nov. 17, 2019 7:22 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers made certain there was no late drama against the Cleveland Cavaliers this time. A few days after a one-point victory over the Cavaliers at home, the 76ers jumped ahead early and steadily built the lead for a 114-95 rout Sunday. Cleveland nearly pulled off an upset in...