Ohio Hospital Pioneering Robotic Catheter Use

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio hospital says it’s one of the first in the Midwest using a robotic catheter system to aid in vascular surgery. Magellan Robotic Catheter Systems are being used at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. They allow control of a catheter for...

Ohio AG Offers Tips In Wake Of Heartbleed Bug

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state’s attorney general is offering tips for Ohioans to protect their personal information following a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this month. The so-called “Heartbleed” security problem has put millions of...

New Rules For Ohio’s County Jails Go Into Effect

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New rules for Ohio’s county jails cover a variety of topics, including revised mental standards and emails. The new standards that took effect Sunday allow jails to serve inmates two meals instead of three on weekends. They also can limit hot showers...

Blue Jackets Edge Penguins 4-3 In Double Overtime

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury stuffed the...

BC-HKN–Blue Jackets-Penguins,OvertimeAdvisory, HKN

EDITORS: The Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins are tied at 3 after four periods in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference playoff series. AP Sports

Jimenez Scores In 90th And Crew Tie Union 1-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hector Jimenez scored in the 90th minute to lift the short-handed Columbus Crew into a 1-1 tie with D.C. United on Saturday night. Jimenez took a long ball from Wil Trapp on the left flank and fired a perfect shot from 18 yards into the upper right corner...

American Hockey League

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Toronto 4, Rochester 3 Albany 5, Springfield 2 Worcester 2, Providence 0 St. John’s 5, Portland 4 Hershey 2, Adirondack 1 Syracuse 3,...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York 2, Philadelphia 1 Philadelphia 0, Houston 0, tie New England at Chicago, 4 p.m. San Jose at Colorado, 6 p.m. Los Angeles at Vancouver, 7 p.m. D.C. United at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Toronto FC at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m....

Search For 2 Missing Lake Erie Boaters Delayed

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A state agency says it had to postpone a planned search in western Lake Erie for two boaters who disappeared days ago with two others whose bodies have been recovered. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources plans to try again Sunday. Spokesman Matt...

Cubs Hit 3 HRs, Break Loose To Beat Reds 8-4

CHICAGO (AP) — Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday. Since scoring four times last Sunday in St. Louis, the Cubs had managed just...