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Browns star Garrett facing NFL discipline after outburst

Nov. 15, 2019 10:52 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett swung a helmet. The NFL will soon swing back at the Cleveland Browns star. Garrett could be facing an unprecedented league suspension for his violent outburst Thursday night, when he ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph’s helmet and clubbed him on the head...

Garrett loses cool, hits Steelers QB with helmet in brawl

Nov. 15, 2019 10:45 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns were seconds away from a season-changing win when Myles Garrett lost his composure in a moment of rage rarely seen on an NFL field. Garrett tore off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph’s helmet, wildly swung it and hit the QB in the head, a shocking act that will likely...

Cleveland police shoot, kill suspect in earlier homicide

Nov. 15, 2019 8:04 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — An investigation is underway in Cleveland after police say officers shot and killed a suspect in a homicide from earlier in the evening. Events leading to the police shooting began shortly before midnight Thursday when officers were called to a gas station to investigate a report of a man...

City, county to pay $1.3M to man after conviction overturned

Nov. 15, 2019 5:28 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio city and county have agreed to pay a total of $1.3 million to a man who spent 23 years in prison for a 1995 murder conviction that was overturned when DNA evidence pointed to another suspect. Cleveland.com reports Cleveland will pay 62-year-old Evin King $750,000 and Cuyahoga...

Several Steelers hurt in loss to Browns before brawl

Nov. 15, 2019 1:58 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Before the ugly brawl, several Steelers took a pounding Thursday night against the Browns. Pittsburgh wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster and rookie Diontae Johnson sustained concussions and running back James Conner re-injured his right shoulder in 21-7 loss to Cleveland that ended with...

Pelicans spoil Paul George’s return, beat Clippers 132-127

Nov. 15, 2019 1:34 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jrue Holiday scored 36 points and stole the ball from Paul George three times in the final minutes to spoil George’s season debut and lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 132-127 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday night. George was playing for the first time since...

Nunn, Adebayo lead Heat past Cavaliers 108-97

Nov. 14, 2019 10:19 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Miami Heat didn't let a night of dominant play slip away in the fourth quarter. Rookie Kendrick Nunn scored 23 points, Bam Adebayo had 16 points and 15 rebounds and Miami, which led the entire game, held off a late Cleveland run and defeated the Cavaliers 108-97 on Thursday night....

Steelers’ Haden to face Browns after being out with illness

Nov. 14, 2019 7:14 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Joe Haden will play against the Browns, his former team, after missing practice with an undisclosed illness. Haden sat out Wednesday’s workout and was listed as questionable for the Steelers (5-4), who have won four straight and five of six after a 1-4...

AP source: Former Browns WR Callaway facing 10-game ban

Nov. 14, 2019 6:04 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns gave up on Antonio Callaway. The NFL is going to come down hard on him again. A person familiar with the situation said Callaway, who was released Thursday by Cleveland hours before the team played the Pittsburgh Steelers, is facing a possible 10-game league suspension for...

Man sentenced to death for killing girlfriend’s 2 teenagers

Nov. 14, 2019 3:38 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man has been sentenced to death for fatally shooting his girlfriend’s teenage son and daughter. Prosecutors say Matthew Nicholson shot 19-year-old Giselle Lopez and 17-year-old Manuel Lopez in front of their mother after a heated argument with her in September 2018 at a home...