Vonn cautious in downhill practice; Stuhec posts best time

Lindsey Vonn of the United States reacts in the finish area during the women’s downhill training at the 2017 Alpine Skiing World Championships in St. Moritz, Switzerland, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. (Peter Schneider/Keystone via AP) ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — Lindsey...

Clinic Falsely Told Dozens They Had Alzheimer’s, Suits Say

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Shawn Blazsek knew a string of concussions from high school football and boxing was catching up with him. He would go days without sleeping and was forgetting how to tie his shoes. Still, at age 33, he was stunned after being told he had Alzheimer’s...

Qatar says producers sticking to oil output cuts

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar’s energy minister says OPEC members and oil-producing allies are adhering to previously agreed production cuts aimed at taking supply off the market to push up the price of crude. Mohammed bin Saleh al-Sada said in Doha on Wednesday that...

'Soul Mate' leads Hong Kong Film Awards nominees with 12

AP Photo/Billy Dai HONG KONG (AP) — Romance drama “Soul Mate” has charmed the Hong Kong Film Awards. The coming-of-age tale of two girls falling for the same boy received 12 nominations, with Zhou Dongyu and Ma Sichun both getting nods in the best actress...

Ohio Lawyer Questioned For Using Justice’s Name On Business

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former law partner of Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O’Neill faces a six-month provisional suspension for using the justice’s name on office signs and business cards. O’Neill, a Democrat considering a run for governor, initially...

Ohio College Hosting Third Of 3 Presidential Finalists

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Students and staff at Wright State University can get to know a finalist to be their next president at presentations at the southwest Ohio school. Cheryl Schrader is the chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology. She is on campus through...

Ex-sheriff Asks Ohio High Court To Hear His Corruption Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former southern Ohio sheriff imprisoned for public corruption is appealing to the state’s high court. Former Athens County sheriff Patrick Kelly was accused of pocketing cash by selling county vehicles to a salvage yard and spending public money on...

Federal Judge Refuses To Lift Order Delaying Ohio Executions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has refused to lift his order delaying Ohio’s executions after declaring the state’s new lethal injection process unconstitutional. Magistrate Judge Michael Merz last month rejected Ohio’s use of a sedative used in...

Officials: Suspect in 3 slayings shot himself in standoff

A man suspected in the killings of two women in Florida and one in Alabama died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after a standoff at a Georgia motel in which a female suspect was arrested, authorities said. Escambia County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Amber Southard in...

Court mulls travel ban: To compound whiplash, or calm it?

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu SEATTLE (AP) — President Donald Trump’s surprise executive order on immigration and a Seattle judge’s stunning decision to temporarily block it a week later have induced a national whiplash, riveting attention first on protests that filled...