Huskers Family To Welcome Back Frank Solich At January Event

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ohio coach Frank Solich, whose firing at Nebraska is still debated among fans 15 years later, will return to the state this winter to receive a service award from the Football Writers Association of America. The organization announced Friday that Solich would...

Correction: Death Penalty-Ohio Story

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a story May 24 about a request for clemency by death row inmate Robert Van Hook, The Associated Press erroneously reported on his current attorneys’ strategies. His lawyers are citing a history of abuse and untreated mental illness, not a...

Man Killed By Deputy On Interstate Was Prominent Businessman

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who crashed his car on a Cleveland interstate, attacked people who stopped to help him and was killed by a sheriff’s deputy has been described as a prominent businessman. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office says 33-year-old Brett...

Democrats Want Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver Rescinded

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Democratic congressional delegation wants Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) to rescind a proposal for imposing new work requirements on Medicaid expansion recipients. U.S. Reps. Tim Ryan, Marcy Kaptur, Marcia Fudge and Joyce Beatty in...

Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Warehouse Fire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A serial arsonist convicted of causing a massive blaze that gutted a central Ohio thrift store warehouse has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. The Columbus Dispatch 33-year-old Aaron Callicoat was sentenced Thursday for his role in the Columbus...

AP Explains: Why Speaker-less Ohio House Can’t Pass Bills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Parliamentarians are having their day at the Ohio Statehouse with Republican House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger’s resignation last month creating a historic mid-session vacancy. Ohio House Speaker Pro Tempore Kirk Schuring, a Canton Republican, has...

Catalyst Sells US Operations To China Company

RUMFORD, Maine (AP) — Canadian company Catalyst Paper Corp. is selling its U.S. operations including paper mills in Rumford, Maine, and Biron, Wisconsin, to a Chinese company. A subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper announced Friday that it’s paying $175 million for the mills...

Senior Trip Ends In Crash, Items From Luggage Stolen

DELPHOS, Ohio (AP) — Things have gotten even worse for Ohio students on a charter bus that crashed in Pennsylvania and cut short their senior trip to New York City. They’ve discovered that money and belongings was stolen from their luggage. None of the students were...

International League

___ Buffalo at Rochester, TBD Buffalo at Rochester, 5:05 p.m. Syracuse at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 6:35 p.m. Durham at Louisville, 7 p.m. Indianapolis at Charlotte, 7:04 p.m. Columbus at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m. Lehigh Valley at Pawtucket, 7:05 p.m. Norfolk at Toledo, 7:05 p.m. Lehigh...

Eastern League

___ Reading at Portland, 6 p.m. Trenton at Erie, 6:05 p.m. Hartford at New Hampshire, 6:35 p.m. Richmond at Akron, 6:35 p.m. Altoona at Harrisburg, 7 p.m. Bowie at Binghamton, 7:05 p.m. Hartford at New Hampshire, TBD Reading at Portland, TBD Reading at Portland, 1 p.m. Hartford...