Retief Goosen wins Bridgestone Senior Players
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Retief Goosen birdied the final two holes to win the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship on Sunday at Firestone Country Club for his first PGA Tour Champions...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Scott Parel took advantage of Retief Goosen's problems Saturday to take the third-round lead in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship, the fourth of the PGA Tour...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Retief Goosen shot an 8-under 62 on Friday to take a three-stroke lead in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship, the fourth of the PGA Tour Champions' five major...
Steve Stricker lead suspended Senior Players
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker topped the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship leaderboard at 5 under with a hole to play Thursday when the first round was suspended for the day because of...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio are trying to locate a man who reportedly drove a bulldozer on a wild, destructive ride from a construction site down a residential street.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Bills working their way through the Ohio Legislature would reduce punishment for some drug crimes while favoring treatment over automatic prosecution.
Ohio zoo to open Pride of Africa exhibit
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio zoo has been putting the finishing touches on a new exhibit set to open this weekend.
The Akron Zoo is scheduled to open its Pride of Africa exhibit Saturday. It's...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man has been fatally shot and three people wounded, including a 12-year-old boy, during a home invasion in Akron.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a motorcyclist in Ohio who fatally struck a 15-year-old boy on a bicycle was driving with a suspended license.
NAVARRE, Ohio (AP) — A federal civil rights complaint alleges an Ohio high school student faced harassment from school officials and his basketball coach after they learned he was gay.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio man killed an antiques dealer, left her body in his family's rented storage locker, then confessed and was charged with murder.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ordered competency evaluations for an Ohio man charged in two arson fires that killed nine people in his neighborhood.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Thousands of visitors are expected in Akron this weekend to celebrate the Depression-era founding of Alcoholics Anonymous.
Akron's Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is home to the...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say kayakers helping search for a swimmer who was swept away in a river in Ohio have found the body of another man.
Ohio man charged in robbery of relatives’ ashes
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who police say assaulted his sister-in-law and robbed her of two vinyl boxes containing the ashes of his mother and brother has been arrested and charged with...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — For decades, 86-year-old Floyd Edward "Ed" Hoskins watched his 11 children and 19 grandchildren walk across dozens of high school and college graduation stages.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man found guilty of attacking and running over and killing a man at an interstate rest stop in Ohio has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
- The Herald-DispatchSlack inducted into Ohio Basketball Hall of FameMay 23, 2019
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- The Herald-DispatchHuntington Police arrest Akron man believed to be large supplier of drugsApril 17, 2019
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say the driver of a minivan failed to yield at an intersection, striking and seriously injuring a motorcycle officer.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school that receives funding from basketball star LeBron James' foundation is getting $1 million from the foundation of a sporting goods retailer to build a new...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman's body has been found near a park in Ohio and the death is being investigated as a homicide.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says the body...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who pleaded guilty to beating his girlfriend to death and burying her body in the backyard of their home has been sentenced to life in prison.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia will play seven men's nonconference basketball games at home next season.
WVU announced the nonconference portion of its schedule Monday.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A trade group says Ohio is producing more craft beer than all but three other states as its number of craft breweries nears 300.
Early release for mother of child who died from exposure
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The mother of a 2-year-old girl found unresponsive outside an Ohio home on a frigid February day has been released from prison after three months.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Akron is suing several companies over the condition of railings in the school's stadium, saying shoddy construction and design led to $1 million in needed...
TALLMADGE, Ohio (AP) — On a recent chilly evening in Tallmadge, the Venue Banquet Center was mostly empty as the oldest big band in Akron prepared for its Spring Gala.
ACLU joins lawsuit opposing panhandling ordinance
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A civil rights group has joined a lawsuit asking a federal court to strike down a county's panhandling ordinance in Ohio as unconstitutional.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Some families have a swear jar. The Smiths have a bar jar.
Every time Tim or his daughter Sarah talk about the bar or any legal topic, they must put $1 into the...
Man pleads guilty to killing, burying girlfriend
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to beating his girlfriend to death and burying her body beneath a fire pit in the backyard of the couple's home.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court says it won't consider an appeal filed by a former Ohio police officer who's seeking a new trial for the 1997 slaying of his ex-wife.
Man pleads not guilty in hit-and-run death of pedestrian
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A driver accused in a hit-and-run crash that killed an Ohio man who was outside retrieving his newspaper has pleaded not guilty to charges including vehicular...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Developers in Ohio are looking to transform an old building on the University of Akron campus into a boutique hotel.
Cleveland developers Joe Shafran and Tom Chema have...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jeremy Harris touched the blue construction worker's hard hat sitting before him on the dais and smiled.
Buffalo coach Nate Oates signs extension through 2024
CLEVELAND (AP) — Buffalo's Nate Oats signed a five-year contract extension that will make him the top-paid coach in the Mid-American Conference.
Buffalo’s Massinburg, Oats named MAC’s top player, coach
CLEVELAND (AP) — Buffalo swept the Mid-American Conference's top regular-season awards with guard C.J. Massinburg tabbed as the best player and Nate Oats recognized as coach of the...
Akron meets Buffalo in MAC quarters
No. 8 seed Akron (17-15, 9-10) vs. No. 1 seed Buffalo (28-3, 16-2)
Mid-American Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland; Thursday, 11 p.m. EDT
Akron to donate downtown-area building to nonprofits
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The city of Akron has indicated it is ready to donate a 250,000-square-foot building and two lots near downtown to nonprofit organizations already using them.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Loren Cristian Jackson had 25 points as Akron romped past Miami (Ohio) 80-51 in the Mid-American Conference Tourney first round on Monday night. Daniel Utomi added 20 points for...
Akron faces Miami in MAC tourney
No. 9 seed Miami (15-16, 7-11) vs. No. 8 seed Akron (16-15, 8-10)
Mid-American Conference Tourney First Round, James A. Rhodes Arena, Akron, Ohio; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
KENT, Ohio (AP) — Philip Whittington had a season-high 21 points as Kent State narrowly beat Akron 68-65 on Friday night.
Antonio Williams had 18 points, seven assists and six rebounds for...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — From the very first day LeBron James picked up a basketball, he wanted to be like Mike.
James and his closest friends idolized Michael Jordan while they grew up together...
Akron looks to sweep Kent State
Akron (16-14, 8-9) vs. Kent State (21-9, 10-7)
Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio; Friday, 6:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Kent State seeks revenge on Akron after dropping the first matchup...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Loren Cristian Jackson had a career-high 31 points as Akron routed Bowling Green 91-67 on Tuesday night.
Daniel Utomi had 21 points for Akron (16-14, 8-9 Mid-American...
BG looks to sweep Akron
Bowling Green (20-9, 12-4) vs. Akron (15-14, 7-9)
James A. Rhodes Arena, Akron, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Bowling Green goes for the season sweep over Akron after winning...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio man who went outside to retrieve his newspaper has been struck and killed by a vehicle that left the scene.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Akron has received a nearly $1 million gift from a former university baseball player and his wife to help revive its baseball program.
Vander Plas scores 20 to lift Ohio past Akron 73-49
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ben Vander Plas had 20 points as Ohio romped past Akron 73-49 on Saturday.
Doug Taylor had 14 points and seven rebounds for Ohio (13-15, 5-11 Mid-American Conference),...