Obama Defends Legal Authority _ To Pardon Turkeys

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has issued an executive action that some of his Republican opponents may be hard-pressed to disagree with — sparing Thanksgiving turkeys from the dinner table. In the spirit of the holiday, Obama on Wednesday took “action fully...

Browns-Bills Capsule

CLEVELAND (7-4) At BUFFALO (6-5) Sunday, 1 p.m., CBS OPENING LINE — Pick ‘em 2014 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cleveland 7-4, Buffalo 5-6 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 12-7 LAST MEETING — Browns beat Bills 37-24, Oct. 3, 2013 LAST WEEK — Browns beat Falcons 26-24; Bills beat Jets 38-3...

Gordon Says He Felt Alienated During Suspension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon says the lowest point during his 10-game suspension was that he was treated differently by friends and teammates. Gordon returned last week after serving his suspension for substance abuse, catching eight passes for 120 yards in...

Gordon Says He Felt Alienated During Suspension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon says the lowest point during his 10-game suspension was that he was treated differently by friends and teammates. Gordon returned last week after serving his suspension for substance abuse, catching eight passes for 120 yards in...

Snow Hampers Holiday Travel In Maryland

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A snowfall of up to 7 inches across western Maryland is contributing to numerous traffic accidents across the region on the day before Thanksgiving. Police reported minor accidents on slippery roads Wednesday in Frederick, Washington, Allegany and Garrett...

Police ID Officers Involved 12-year-old’s Shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police say two officers told a 12-year-old boy with a pellet gun to show his hands three times before he was shot to death. Authorities on Wednesday also released video and audio evidence from the shooting. Police identified the officers involved in the...

Police: No Suspects In Shootings At Cleveland Home

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police officials say investigators are examining several hundred pieces of evidence gathered from a house where four people, including a pregnant woman, were killed Friday night. Assistant Chief Ed Tomba told members of City Council’s safety...

Ferguson Protesters Across US Peaceful, Disruptive

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb. For many, the...

Cleveland To Release Video Of Boy Shot By Officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police planned to release surveillance video from an officer’s fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who turned out to be carrying a pellet gun. A department spokeswoman said video and audio evidence would be released Wednesday afternoon, when...

Russell Has 32 To Lead No. 20 Ohio State, 106-48

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 32 points and Shannon Scott set a school record with 16 assists to lead 20th-ranked Ohio State to a 106-48 win against overmatched Sacred Heart on Sunday night. Russell’s total tied the second most for a freshman at Ohio...