Court: Reds exempt from tax on promotional bobbleheads
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court says the Cincinnati Reds are exempt from paying tax on the purchase of bobbleheads and other promotional items the baseball team offers to ticket buyers.
The opinion written by Justice Patrick Fischer warned that Wednesday’s ruling was specific ...
Is Urban Meyer still having fun coaching Ohio State?
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer doesn’t seem to be having much fun these days.
The Ohio State coach is not demonstrably mirthful, of course, at least not when it comes to his job.
“It’s not like me to be the Joe Positive guy,” he acknowledged the other day. “I’m usually the ...
Sheriff: Former corrections officer charged with bribery
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says a former corrections officer accused of bringing illegal items including cellphones into a jail in Ohio has been charged with bribery.
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones said in a release Tuesday that former Corrections Officer Brandon Moore was ...
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Michigan will try to snap Ohio State’s streak in The Game
No. 4 Michigan (10-1, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 4 CFP) at No. 10 Ohio State (10-1, 7-1, No. 10 CFP), noon EST (Fox).
Line: Michigan by 2.
Series record: Michigan leads 58-49-6.
WHAT’S AT STAKE?
The Game is as critically important as ever, with the Big Ten East title and more ...
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2nd woman freed after arrest related to family massacre
WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — The second of two women charged with misleading authorities investigating an Ohio family massacre has been released from jail.
Prosecutors have said the two women are accused of lying to a grand jury but haven’t offered any specifics. They are the mothers of two ...
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Alonzo Smith ran for 207 yards and three touchdowns and Miami (Ohio) held Ball State scoreless in the second half for a 42-21 victory on Tuesday night.
Gus Ragland accounted for three more scores for Miami (6-6, 6-2 Mid-American Conference). He completed 11 of 16 passes ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Don’t flinch.
That was the message Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann had for his young Buckeyes, trailing for the first time at the half against undefeated Samford after shooting just 37.5 percent from the field.
Those words provided the necessary motivation, as ...
KENT, Ohio (AP) — Antonio Williams scored 22 points with five rebounds and four assists and Kent State closed out its four-game homestand with a 104-84 win over Savannah State on Tuesday night.
Mitch Peterson’s 3-point play six minutes in put Kent State (4-1) ahead 21-6. The Golden Flashes ...
Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, marking the first time in the five-year history of the postseason system that the same teams held the first four spots for three straight weeks.
Unlike last week, there was a ...
County GOP chief: Posting wildfire meme was a mistake
LISBON, Ohio (AP) — A county GOP chairman in Ohio says he was mistaken in publishing a meme on Facebook that appeared to refer to the California wildfires as “God’s Punishment to Liberal California.”
Columbiana County Republican Party Chairman Dave Johnson says he deleted the meme. It ...
Ohio Democrat says she won’t challenge Pelosi for speaker
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge, the top potential rival to Nancy Pelosi for House speaker, dropped out of the running Tuesday, delivering a blow to efforts to topple the California Democrat.
Fudge announced her decision just as Pelosi said she was naming the Ohio ...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief has resumed the state’s stringent process for removing inactive voters from the rolls.
Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) says he instructed Ohio’s 88 county boards of elections Tuesday to resume the so-called supplemental ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 4 Michigan has the nation’s top-ranked defense with NFL-caliber players at each position group and one of the game’s best coordinators calling the shots.
The Wolverines, though, have not been tested as much as they will be by No. 10 Ohio State and quarterback
Fire chief: Arson suspected in fire where mom and child died
MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Fire officials say they suspect arson as they cause of a fire at a house in suburban Cleveland where a woman and her 8-year-old daughter died.
Mayfield Heights fire officials say the blaze broke out around 1 a.m. Tuesday. Fire Chief Bruce Elliott said a K-9 ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After 31 years in law enforcement, John Born has witnessed his share of crashes, crime and human misfortune. But it hasn’t made him cynical.
Ohio’s retiring public safety director said the secret to his optimism is in the numbers.
Born, set to leave his job with ...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Kroger says the first of 20 planned automated warehouses intended to build up its home grocery delivery will be constructed in the Cincinnati area and is expected to generate about 400 jobs.
The Cincinnati-based supermarket chain and the United Kingdom-based online ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former spokesman for the police department in Ohio’s capital has pleaded guilty to charges related to using child pornography.
Former Columbus officer Dean Worthington pleaded guilty Monday to pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor and illegal use of a ...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A police union leader says it’s time to end the investigations into the failed response to a 16-year-old Ohio student who died trapped in a minivan parked near his school.
Fraternal Order of Police local president Sgt. Dan Hils says there have been multiple investigations ...
Remains of soldier killed in Korean War identified
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say the remains of a U.S. soldier killed during the Korean War have been identified as those of an Ohio man.
A Defense Department agency says Monday that remains accounted for in August are those of Army Pfc. Leo Duquette.
Military officials say ...
Cumberland leads Cincinnati over Western Michigan 78-52
CINCINNATI (AP) — No listless start for Jarron Cumberland this time. Encouraged by his coach to assert himself from the outset, Cincinnati’s junior guard shot early and had a career night.
Cumberland scored half of Cincinnati’s points during an opening 22-4 run, and he matched his career ...
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — While the Browns relaxed during the bye week, their fired former coach went back to work.
Hue Jackson’s got a new gig.
And this strange season in Cleveland will take another odd turn Sunday when the Browns face the Bengals and Jackson, who somehow survived an 0-16 ...
Small rescue dog helps Ohio police department, community
MARBLEHEAD, Ohio (AP) — A pint-sized pup adopted by a northern Ohio police department is having a positive impact on officers and the community.
Marblehead Police Chief Casey Joy
Small rescue dog joins Ohio police department
Michigan’s Higdon stokes hype, predicts win over Ohio State
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Michigan running back Karan Higdon pondered the question for a moment, smirked and glanced up at tight end Zach Gentry next to him. Then Higdon leaned forward to the microphone and predicted a Michigan ...
The Latest: Ex-judge likely to be charged in ex-wife’s death
SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a former judge who’s a suspect in ex-wife’s death (all times local):
The sister of a former Cleveland-area judge who’s now a suspect in his ex-wife’s death told a 911 dispatcher that he said the woman was dead.
Authorities said ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ L Brands Inc. (LB) on Monday reported a fiscal third-quarter loss of $42.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
The Columbus, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of 16 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were ...
Radio host seeks neo-Nazi website publisher’s bank records
A Muslim-American radio host’s lawyers are seeking a court order to get bank records for a neo-Nazi website publisher after questioning his father under oath about money donated by the site’s readers.
Greg Anglin, the father of The Daily Stormer publisher Andrew Anglin, recently testified ...
No. 4 Michigan mum on Winovich’s status at No. 10 Ohio State
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh declined to say Monday if he expects star defensive end Chase Winovich to play at No. 10 Ohio State on Saturday.
Winovich appeared to hurt his left shoulder Saturday ...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A suspect in the 2016 slaying of eight family members is back in Ohio, after being arrested in Kentucky.
Butler County jail records in southwest Ohio show George “Billy” Wagner III was booked in at 5:45 a.m. EST Monday. He was arrested Nov. 13 after being found in a ...
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:
The Akron Beacon Journal, Nov. 18
U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge reported that her Friday meeting with Nancy Pelosi was “very open and frank.” The Democrat, who represents Akron and Cleveland, ...
CINCINNATI (AP) — With Ohio consumer confidence continuing to soar, economic forecasters said Monday they expect Ohio shoppers to increase holiday spending by 3.2 percent over last year.
The state is also seeing continued growth in jobs, wages, housing prices and other key indicators, ...
Police find body of man who was stabbed; suspect charged
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police say the body of a man who was stabbed has been found on a street in Ohio and a man has been charged with murder in his death.
Middletown police said in a release Monday that they responded about 12:30 a.m. Sunday to a report of a person lying in the middle of ...
Treasure hunter flip flops on returning missing gold coins
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A treasure hunter has taken back a pledge to turn over 500 missing coins minted from gold found in a shipwreck off the South Carolina coast.
The Columbus Dispatch
Judge strikes down state’s marijuana program ‘racial quota’
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge has declared that a provision in Ohio’s medical marijuana program that 15 percent of licenses go to minority-owned groups is unconstitutional.
The ruling by Franklin County Judge Charles Schneider said the provision denied Greenleaf Gardens, one of the ...
Batemon scores 16, Loyola Marymount beats Ohio 65-56
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — James Batemon scored 16, Jeffery McClendon added 15, making all three of his 3-point attempts, and Loyola Marymount never trailed in a 65-56 win over Ohio in the Jamaica Classic on Sunday night.
The Lions (5-0) pulled away in the middle of the second half, going ...
AP Top 25: No. 23 Army ranked for 1st time since 1996
Army is ranked for the first time since 1996, moving into The Associated Press college football poll at No. 23 on Sunday as it begins preparations to face rival Navy.
The Black Knights (9-2) have been edging toward the Top 25 in recent weeks, and they finally broke through.
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Colbey Ross scored 25 points and Pepperdine rallied from an 18-point deficit in the second half and beat Miami (Ohio) 86-80 in the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase on Sunday.
The Redhawks led 46-33 at halftime and extended the margin to 60-42 with 16:12 remaining on a ...
KENT, Ohio (AP) — C.J. Williamson and Antonio Williams scored 17 points apiece and Kent State used a big first-half run to beat Alcorn State 79-48 on Sunday.
Philip Whittington added 12 points with nine rebounds and Jalen Avery scored 10 for the Golden Flashes (3-1), who never trailed and ...
Kaleb Wesson leads Ohio State past S.C. State 89-61
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brothers Kaleb Wesson and Andre Wesson combined for 29 points to lead four Ohio State players in double figures in an 89-61 win over South Carolina State on Sunday.
Kaleb Wesson scored 17 of his 18 points in the first half as the Buckeyes (4-0) took a 43-21 halftime ...
Police: Woman fatally stabbed; suspect taken into custody
SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a woman has been fatally stabbed at her suburban Cleveland home.
Shaker Heights police say they responded to a home about 9:30 p.m. Saturday for a reported domestic dispute.
They say 45-year-old Aisha (ah-EE’-shah) Fraser had been stabbed and ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, said Sunday that a Democratic presidential candidate hoping to win Ohio should have a message aimed at workers and their needs.
Ohio State, Michigan preserve prestige of The Game
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Maybe both teams already were looking ahead to The Game.
Whatever it was, Michigan and Ohio State struggled with middling Big Ten teams Saturday. Instead of easy tuneups, the games against 5-5 teams nearly became nightmare traps.
Ohio State played horrendous ...
Graduate of Ohio State University among US Rhodes scholars
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 2018 graduate of Ohio State University from suburban Columbus is a U.S. Rhodes scholar.
The Rhodes Trust announced Sunday that Laila Ujayli, of Dublin, Ohio, is among 32 men and women chosen from 880 applicants for studies beginning next fall at Oxford University in ...
MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says an inmate has been found unresponsive at a jail in Ohio and has died.
Richland County Sheriff Steve Sheldon said in a release that 37-year-old Joseph Breeze was found unresponsive at the county jail in Mansfield about 11 a.m. Saturday after another ...