Exercise rehearses for the worst in city fun zone
CINCINNATI (AP) — Hundreds of people, some covered in fake blood, are playing victims of a terrorist attack in Cincinnati's riverside entertainment area in training exercise.
State senators plan field hearings on Facebook, Google reach
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A panel of state senators is hitting the road to gather input on how the broad reach of Facebook and Google impacts average Ohioans.
Trump says gun negotiations going ‘very slowly’
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is pouring cold water on prospects for a bipartisan compromise on gun legislation, even as his aides circulate a draft plan on Capitol Hill.
Police: Student accused of having loaded gun at high school
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old Ohio high school student accused of having a loaded handgun at school has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon.
Indians face the Tigers after Civale’s strong performance
Detroit Tigers (45-106, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (89-63, second in the AL Central)
No. 11 Michigan’s offense faces tough task vs No. 13 Badgers
Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week:
Some teams are already fighting uphill battles
DENVER (AP) — Last week, cornerback Chris Harris Jr. mentioned how critical it was for the Broncos to beat the Bears because "there's not a lot of 0-2 teams that make the playoffs."
Puig’s single in 10th lifts Indians over Tigers 2-1
CLEVELAND (AP) — Yasiel Puig rounded first base, happily waiting for Francisco Lindor to jump into his arms. It was a moment he had been waiting for since joining the Indians on July...
Iglesias’ double in 10th leads Reds past Cubs 3-2
CHICAGO (AP) — The improving Cincinnati Reds' pitching staff cooled off the previously surging Chicago Cubs' offense.
José Iglesias had an RBI double in the 10th inning and five Cincinnati...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
Los Angeles Rams’ pass defense off to another strong start
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Just like the rest of the pigskin-loving world, the Los Angeles Rams' secondary was dazzled by Odell Beckham Jr.'s latest feat of one-handed brilliance when they...
Martinez scores twice, Atlanta shuts out Cincinnati 2-0
CINCINNATI (AP) — Josef Martinez scored two goals six-minutes apart in the second half to help Atlanta United FC secure a 2-0 win over FC Cincinnati Wednesday night.
Purdue Pharma asks judge to stop lawsuits against Sacklers
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma on Wednesday asked a bankruptcy court judge to halt all lawsuits against the company and its former directors, including members of the Sackler family, which owns the...
Watched: Beckham says NFL has ‘different’ rules for him
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. feels the NFL is unfairly watching him.
And speaking of watches, football's fashion plate has another new one.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Classic Lotto’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Classic Lotto" game were:
AP source: Browns TE Njoku broke right wrist against Jets
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns tight end David Njoku got more banged up against the Jets than previously known.
Along with a concussion, Njoku broke his right wrist while trying to brace himself...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 5 Evening’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 5 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Rolling Cash 5’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Rolling Cash 5" game were:
Injured Kipnis hopes there’s a future for him with Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) — A broken right wrist ended Jason Kipnis' regular season. He hopes it didn't also end his tenure with the Cleveland Indians.
The Latest: Union protesters arrested at Tennessee GM plant
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the United Auto Workers union's strike that has crippled U.S. production at General Motors (all times local):
Toledo clinic suspends surgical abortions during change
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo's last abortion clinic is administering only medication abortions as it undergoes a management change.
Capital Care Network of Toledo surrendered its license for...
Chief recommends firing 2 officers in Stormy Daniels arrest
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The interim police chief in Ohio's capital city is recommending two officers from the department's now-disbanded vice unit be fired for their roles in an undercover strip...
Ohio official: Opioid settlement should be spent locally
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Any money Ohio might receive from a settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and other drugmakers should be spent at the local level, the state's top lawyer said...
Striking workers question whether UAW leaders can be trusted
ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — The strike against General Motors by the United Auto Workers is playing out amid a corruption scandal inside the UAW that has caused distrust of the union leadership among...
Ouch! Bengals recovering from worst defensive showing
CINCINNATI (AP) — Marquise Goodwin lined up in the slot on the right side of the line, took a few steps toward center as the ball was snapped, and then sprinted downfield.
Kansas football player charged with 2 misdemeanors
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A University of Kansas football player is charged with two misdemeanors after his arrest at a Lawrence bar.
The Lawrence Journal-World reports sophomore linebacker...
Patrol: Plane trying to land at airport crashes; pilot dies
LONDON, Ohio (AP) — State troopers say a single-engine plane attempting to land at a county airport in Ohio has crashed and the pilot has died.
Report: Ohio conducted executions after drugmakers’ warnings
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A report says Ohio went ahead with executions in recent years even after drugmakers threatened to cut off supplies if medications were used for lethal injection.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 4 Midday" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 5 Midday’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 5 Midday" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game
CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 3 Midday" game were:
Investigation: IT company used to launder $12M in contracts
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Investigators say over $12 million in state contracts was improperly laundered through a shell company to benefit a group of companies.
Slow progress reported in talks as GM strike enters 3rd day
DETROIT (AP) — Union and company bargainers are making progress toward a new contract as a strike by United Auto Workers that brought 33 General Motors factories to a halt continued into its third...
Reward offered in death of woman struck by piece of tree
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — A group is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone involved in the death of a woman hit by a falling piece of tree at an...
Prosecutor: Police officer who shot armed man not charged
CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor says no charges will be filed against a Cincinnati police officer who shot and wounded an armed man.
Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters (DEE-turz) said in a...
Ex-Ohio state trooper enters plea in son’s accidental death
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio state trooper whose 4-year-old son fatally shot himself with an unsecured handgun has been found guilty of a misdemeanor charge.
Tigers hit the road against the Indians in division matchup
Detroit Tigers (45-105, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (88-63, second in the AL Central)
Cubs face off against the Reds in division matchup
Cincinnati Reds (71-81, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (82-69, second in the NL Central)
Chicago; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Tyler Mahle (2-11, 5.11...
Indians win 15th straight over Tigers with 7-2 victory
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians' dominance of Detroit is reaching a historic level.
Cleveland beat the Tigers for the 15th straight time, a 7-2 victory Tuesday night that improved the Indians...
Reimer, Forsberg lead Hurricanes in shutout of Lightning
James Reimer and Anton Forsberg combined for a shutout as the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 in an NHL preseason game in Tampa, Florida, on Tuesday night.
Over 3,600 Ohioans reach out to governor after mass shooting
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than 3,600 people have written letters, emails and made phone calls to Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine in the month following the deadly mass shooting in Dayton.
Cubs lose 4-2 to Gray, Reds
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs had been scoring in bunches lately.
Then Sonny Gray took the mound for the Cincinnati Reds.
The Cubs were shut down by Gray and two relievers Tuesday...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Mega Millions’ game
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
International League Playoffs
Sabres-Blue Jackets Sums
First Period_1, Columbus, Bemstrom (Jones, Texier), 0:52 (pp). Penalties_Smith, BUF, (slashing), 0:42; Dea, BUF, (hooking), 9:22; Jones, CBJ, (interference), 13:30.
Sabres-Blue Jackets Sums
First Period_1, Columbus, Bemstrom 1 (Texier, Jones), 0:52 (pp). Penalties_Smith, BUF, (slashing), 0:42; Dea, BUF, (hooking), 9:22; Jones, CBJ, (interference), 13:30.