McCulloch Bust Honors Ohioan’s Civil Rights Fight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio congressman who fought for civil rights reforms in the 1960s that were not popular among his mostly white constituency now has a bust at the Statehouse. House Speaker William Batchelder unveiled the sculpture and a plaque for William Moore...

Gilbert, Hoyer On Browns’ Inactive List Vs Ravens

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have placed cornerback Justin Gilbert on the inactive list for their game against the Baltimore Ravens. Gilbert was late for a team meeting Saturday, according to an ESPN report. On Friday, Gilbert vowed he would straighten himself out after...

Ohio Sets Up 24-hour School Safety Tip Line

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is offering a free anonymous tip line designed to alert local law enforcement officials to school safety issues. Officials in more than 200 school buildings have signed up for SaferOH since its launch earlier this month. The number accepts calls or...

No One Injured In Cincinnati Building Collapse

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say no one was hurt when a large portion of a vacant, four-story building collapsed in downtown Cincinnati. A man who lives in an adjoining apartment building tells The Cincinnati Enquirer ( ) that he initially thought a plane had hit the building...

Ohio Now Allows Hunters To Use Noise Suppressors

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has joined more than 30 states that allow hunters to use soup-can-sized noise suppressors on guns for certain wildlife such as deer and game birds. The bill signed into law this month by Gov. John Kasich and taking effect in about three months was...

Ohio Allows Hunters To Use Noise Suppressors

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has joined more than 30 states that allow hunters to use soup-can sized noise suppressors on guns for hunting certain wildlife. The bill signed into law by Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) earlier this month was backed by hunters who said gunfire can...

Historic Ohio Arena Seeks Revitalization

TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — The Rolling Stones performed there, a young Wayne Gretzky skated there and scores of pro wrestlers grappled there, too. But the storied Hara (HAIR’-uh) Arena in suburban Dayton is facing smaller crowds and faded glory. The Dayton Daily News reports ( )...

Flyers-Predators Sums

First Period_1, Nashville, Forsberg 14 (Josi, Weber), 9:41 (pp). Penalties_Josi, Nas (holding), :39; Giroux, Phi (tripping), 8:15; Simmonds, Phi (slashing), 16:20; Josi, Nas (cross-checking), 18:58; Jokinen, Nas (slashing), 20:00. Second Period_2, Philadelphia, Giroux 12 (Coburn,...

Capitals-Penguins Sums

First Period_1, Washington, Fehr 8 (Beagle, Laich), 17:47. Penalties_Sutter, Pit (hooking), 4:06; Brouwer, Was (high-sticking), 8:49; Hornqvist, Pit (tripping), 15:17. Second Period_None. Penalties_Letang, Pit (hooking), 4:05; Ovechkin, Was (interference), 5:25; Letang, Pit...

Connauton Helps Lead Blue Jackets Over Bruins 6-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kevin Connauton had a goal and two assists and the Columbus Blue Jackets scored four times in the second period for a 6-2 win against the Boston Bruins on Saturday night. Scott Hartnell, in his first game back after missing five games with a broken finger,...