Former Astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn Is Hospitalized In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio State official says former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn has been hospitalized for more than a week. Hank Wilson with Ohio State University’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs said Wednesday that the 95-year-old Glenn is at the James...

Browns Rookie Kindred Breaks Ankle During Bye Week

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns rookie safety Derrick Kindred broke his ankle during the team’s bye week and will miss the remainder of the season. Coach Hue Jackson did not divulge how Kindred was injured, but said Wednesday that it was not from doing anything...

Ohio GOP Official’s US Senate Bid Could Mean Bitter Rematch

Republican Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel plans to again challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown in 2018, setting up what could be a rematch of what was one of the country’s most bitter, expensive and closely watched Senate races four years ago. Mandel announced Wednesday...

Ohio Lawmakers Plan Votes On Abortion, Concealed-guns Bills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks, concealed weapons would be permitted in more places including day cares and puppy mills would be outlawed under bills that lawmakers hoped to pass Wednesday in the final days of their two-year session. The 20-week...

Ohio GOP Wants To Add 20-week Abortion Ban To Heartbeat Bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill Republican lawmakers hoped to pass Wednesday and add to legislation already on its way to GOP Gov. John Kasich that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. House lawmakers heard...

For Trump: Kinder Words For Immigrants, One New Cabinet Pick

NEW YORK (AP) — Laying new groundwork for his presidency, Donald Trump chose retired Gen. John Kelly Wednesday to head his Homeland Security Department and offered newly sympathetic words for the hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as...

Lawmakers Aim To Add 20-week Abortion Ban To Heartbeat Bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — GOP lawmakers hope to add a ban on abortions after 20 weeks to a bill on its way to Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. House lawmakers heard testimony about the 20-week ban Wednesday morning...

Clemson, Florida State Dominate AP All-ACC Team Selections

Clemson and Florida State dominated The Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference football team. The ACC champion Tigers placed nine players on the first team while four Seminoles were unanimous picks — running back Dalvin Cook, offensive tackle Rod Johnson, defensive end...

Trian, Hungry For More, Takes A Bigger Bite Of Wendy’s

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wendy’s shares are up almost 4 percent after Trian Fund Management increased its stake in the burger chain. The 3.7 million share purchase gives Trian, led by activist investor and board member Nelson Peltz, more than 23 percent of Wendy’s...

LeBron: No Statement By Not Staying At Trump-branded Hotel

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James says he was not trying to make a statement by not staying at a Donald Trump-branded hotel with the Cleveland Cavaliers, calling it a personal preference. James and some other players did not stay with the team at the Trump SoHo in lower Manhattan...