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Polian, Wolf Nominated For Hall Of Fame

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Former general managers Bill Polian and Ron Wolf were selected Wednesday as contributor finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2015. Polian and Wolf were chosen by the Hall of Fame’s contributor committee. Inductees will be selected...

Polian, Wolf Nominated For Hall Of Fame

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Former general managers Bill Polian and Ron Wolf were selected Wednesday as contributor finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2015. Polian and Wolf were chosen by the Hall of Fame’s contributor committee. Inductees will be selected...

Convicted SW Ohio Juvenile Judge Seeks New Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio juvenile court judge convicted of a felony charge is seeking a new trial. A jury convicted Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter of unlawful interest in a public contract on Oct. 14 after a five-week trial. Jurors were unable to...

Obama Expresses Optimism About Ebola In US

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday expressed optimism about the Ebola situation in the U.S. as he met with his Ebola response team, including his first meeting with his new point man on the deadly disease. Obama noted that numerous relatives of the only person...

Man Missing 9 Years Found Dead In Car In Ohio Pond

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A man who disappeared after a July Fourth party nine years ago has been found dead in a car pulled from a central Ohio pond. Delaware County sheriff’s spokeswoman Tracy Whited says the coroner’s office in neighboring Franklin County confirmed the...

Obama Says He’s Cautiously More Optimistic About Ebola Situation In US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says he’s cautiously more optimistic about Ebola situation in US.

Toledo Diocese In NW Ohio Installs New Bishop

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Toledo has a new leader. Bishop Daniel Thomas was formally installed Wednesday as bishop of the diocese that covers much of northwestern Ohio. Thomas comes from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, where he was auxiliary bishop. New...

Jury: Man Killed Girlfriend’s Parents With Hammer

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been convicted of killing his girlfriend’s parents with a sledgehammer 10 days after he stabbed and critically injured their daughter for refusing him sex. Twenty-year-old Shawn Ford Jr. was convicted Wednesday in Akron of aggravated...

Hackenberg Holds Key To Ohio State-Penn State Game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For No. 13 Ohio State to stretch its winning streaks to five in a row this season and 19 straight in Big Ten games, the Buckeyes must find a way to hurry Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg. They certainly did that a year ago, sacking him four times...

North Korean Ex-detainee Likely To Get Job Back

MORAINE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio mayor says an American arrested and held for nearly six months in North Korea for leaving a Bible at a nightclub will likely get his job back. The city of Moraine in suburban Dayton terminated Jeffrey Fowle earlier this year but worked closely with...