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Ohio Supreme Court keeps camera challenge alive

Nov. 19, 2019 5:26 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Supreme Court has rejected Toledo’s motion to dismiss a challenge to how the city handles appeals of citations related to camera-captured traffic violations. The high court recently rejected the motion to dismiss a challenge by Susan Magsig, of Woodville. The...

Pharmacists’ hearings set over drugs for patients who died

Nov. 19, 2019 5:25 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Administrative hearings are planned for an Ohio hospital system and three pharmacists facing possible discipline over excessive painkillers ordered by a doctor now charged with murder in 25 patient deaths. Only the doctor, William Husel (HYOO’-suhl), is being criminally...

Medical board taking longer to review sex misconduct cases

Nov. 19, 2019 5:23 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Medical Board of Ohio says it will need to work past an original February deadline to finish reviewing about 2,000 closed cases of alleged sexual misconduct or impropriety by doctors. The board is trying to determine whether any of those cases from the past 25 years involved...

Surging No. 10 Ohio State routs Stetson 86-51

Nov. 18, 2019 11:57 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fresh from routing Villanova and vaulting into the top 10 for the first time in two seasons, Ohio State kept up the momentum in another tuneup game that the Buckeyes likely could have won with half the effort. The No. 10 Buckeyes steamrolled Stetson 86-51 on Monday night without drama...

Jackson scores 18 to lead Akron past SC-Upstate 76-45

Nov. 18, 2019 10:02 PM EST

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Loren Cristian Jackson had 18 points as Akron rolled past South Carolina Upstate 76-45 on Monday night. Greg Tribble had 11 points for Akron (3-1). Camron Reece added 10 points and seven rebounds. Xeyrius Williams had a career-high 13 rebounds and four blocks for the home team. Tommy...

Who’s left? Steelers running out of players and time

Nov. 18, 2019 7:45 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The chaotic ending will live on in infamy. The carnage that came before it, however, could have just as significant an impact on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season. The ugly confrontation between Cleveland defensive end Myles Garrett and Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph on the final...

Winless Bengals tie club mark for futility, Steelers up next

Nov. 18, 2019 5:44 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Midwest. West Coast. East Coast. Two continents. Two quarterbacks. Three months. The Bengals' losing streak has spanned the globe and persisted deep into the calendar, landing them in the team record book for futility. They’re now officially one of the worst clubs in franchise...

Browns QB Mayfield wins appeal after fine for ripping refs

Nov. 18, 2019 5:28 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield doesn’t have to put up money for his mouth. The Browns quarterback won his appeal and won’t have to pay a $12,500 fine he received from the NFL last month for criticizing officials. Following Cleveland’s 32-28 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Oct. 13,...

Klobuchar 1st Democrat for president to file in Ohio primary

Nov. 18, 2019 5:18 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has become the first 2020 presidential candidate to register for Ohio’s March primary. Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose’s office says the Minnesota senator filed the required paperwork on Monday. Elections officials...

Browns’ Garrett has suspension appeal set for Wednesday

Nov. 18, 2019 4:38 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett will make his case to the NFL to have his indefinite suspension reduced on Wednesday. Garrett was banned indefinitely by the league on Friday for striking Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph with a helmet during the closing seconds of...