Dog injures Wyoming man in accidental shooting

Buy AP Photo Reprints SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — Police in northern Wyoming say a rifle discharged after a dog apparently stepped on it, injuring a 46-year-old man. Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek (KAHS’-eh-sec) says the bullet struck Richard L. Fipps, of Sheridan,...

Williams: Time To Get Tougher On No. 24 Tar Heels

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams says it’s time to get tougher on his team. The No. 24 Tar Heels (7-3) just haven’t looked like one of the favorites in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship so far, leaving their Hall of Fame coach...

Williams: Time To Get Tougher On No. 24 Tar Heels

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams says it’s time to get tougher on his team. The No. 24 Tar Heels (7-3) just haven’t looked like one of the favorites in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship so far, leaving their Hall of Fame coach...

Mount Union, Wisconsin-Whitewater Meet For Title

Familiar foes will meet in Friday night’s Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl when Mount Union and Wisconsin-Whitewater square off for the Division-III national champion. For the ninth time in 10 years, the teams will battle for the title in Salem, Virginia. The Warhawks (14-0) are the...

Manning Limited At Practice With Thigh Injury

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning is over his illness but not his injury. Denver’s quarterback was limited Thursday when the Broncos reconvened for their first practice since their 22-10 win at San Diego on Sunday. Manning fought through the flu in that game and...

Broncos-Bengals Capsule

DENVER (11-3) at CINCINNATI (9-4-1) Monday, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE — Broncos by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Denver 7-7, Cincinnati 7-7 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 19-8 LAST MEETING — Broncos beat Bengals 31-23, Nov. 4, 2012 LAST WEEK — Broncos beat Chargers 22-10; Bengals...

Broncos-Bengals Capsule

DENVER (11-3) at CINCINNATI (9-4-1) Monday, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE — Broncos by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Denver 7-7, Cincinnati 7-7 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 19-8 LAST MEETING — Broncos beat Bengals 31-23, Nov. 4, 2012 LAST WEEK — Broncos beat Chargers 22-10; Bengals...

Kasich: Football Won’t Alter Inauguration Plans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich (KAY-sik) says he’s all for Ohio State, but don’t expect him to move his inauguration events if the football team makes it to the national championship game. The Republican governor’s swearing-in ceremony is planned for...

Kasich: Football Won’t Alter Inauguration Plans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich (KAY-sik) says he’s all for Ohio State, but don’t expect him to move his inauguration events if the football team makes it to the national championship game. The Republican governor’s swearing-in ceremony is planned for...

US Gives $3.1 Million For Lake Erie Algae Projects

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is allocating $3.1 million from a Great Lakes cleanup fund for efforts to reduce harmful algae blooms in Lake Erie that hit water supplies in Michigan and Ohio. The money will be divided among three federal...