Ohio Man Ordered To Life In Mental Health Facility

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ordered an Ohio man who fatally shot his father at Easter services to spend his life in a mental health facility. The decision by Ashtabula (ash-tuh-BYOO’-luh) County Judge Ronald Vettel comes after the judge found Reshad Riddle not guilty...

Cleveland Woman’s In-custody Death Ruled Homicide

CLEVELAND (AP) — A coroner says that the death of a woman in Cleveland police custody came after she was physically restrained in a prone position and that her heart condition and bipolar disorder also were factors. A report released Friday by the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh)...

Cleveland Woman’s Death In Custody Ruled Homicide

CLEVELAND (AP) — A coroner says that the death of a woman in Cleveland police custody came after she was physically restrained in a prone position and that her heart condition and bipolar disorder also were factors. A report released Friday by the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh)...

Cincinnati Coach Cronin To Miss Rest Of Season

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati basketball coach Mick Cronin will not work games or practices for the rest of the season because of an artery problem. The 43-year-old coach says he will do everything else he can with the team. Cronin discussed the restrictions placed on his job...

Funds Sought Online For Md. Toddler’s Funeral

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A relative of a Frederick toddler found dead in an Ohio creek is raising funds to pay for his funeral and other expenses. Shemekia Chambers said Friday that she launched the online effort to help her cousin Shawn Beckford, father of 14-month-old Cameron...

Love, Marion Say They’re Ready To Return To Action

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kevin Love and Shawn Marion say they expect to play against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. That’s welcome news for a Cleveland Cavaliers team without LeBron James for the next two weeks because of knee and back strains. Love said at Friday...

Love, Marion Say They’re Ready To Return To Action

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kevin Love and Shawn Marion say they expect to play against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. That’s welcome news for a Cleveland Cavaliers team without LeBron James for the next two weeks because of knee and back strains. Love said at Friday...

Ohio Sees Another Spike In Flu Hospitalizations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says flu hospitalizations continue to spike in Ohio, with a 51 percent jump the last full week of December. The Ohio Department of Health reports that 973 people were hospitalized from Dec. 21 through Dec. 27, bringing the flu season total to...

Judge Who Imprisoned Pete Rose Dies In Ohio At 94

CINCINNATI (AP) — A longtime federal judge known for his support of civil rights and for sending baseball star Pete Rose to prison has died. S. Arthur Spiegel (SPEE’-guhl) was 94. His judicial assistant for his 34 years on the federal bench confirms that Spiegel died...

Speeding Vehicle Flips In SW Ohio Yard, Killing 2

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say they believe a vehicle was traveling at speeds nearing 100 mph before it flipped into a yard and hit a tree, killing the driver and the woman riding with him. WDTN-TV ( ) reports the crash happened Thursday afternoon in Dayton in...