2 Ohio Colleges May Cut, Combine Course Offerings

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two public universities in Ohio are considering cutting or combining programs following a request from Republican Gov. John Kasich to find ways to save money. The University of Toledo is reviewing 11 programs, including American studies, Asian studies, German...

Ohio Police: Driver Shot, Killed After Hitting Boy, 4

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police in Cincinnati say a driver was shot and killed after his car hit a 4-year-old boy who ran into the street. Investigators think the driver got out of his car after hitting the child Friday and that a confrontation broke out. Police say 44-year-old Jamie...

Troopers: Stolen National Guard Humvee Found In Ohio Garage

STOW, Ohio (AP) — State troopers in Ohio say a Humvee swiped from an Ohio National Guard Armory has been found in a garage at a vacant home. The State Highway Patrol says it found the sand-colored military vehicle Friday night after getting tips on its whereabouts. There’s...

Final Stage Of I-75 Rebuild In NW Ohio Getting Underway

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The last stage of rebuilding Interstate 75 through northwestern Ohio is getting underway. But it will still be two more years before the entire project is finished. The work that began in 2014 will eventually widen I-75 from two lanes to three lanes in each...

Prosecutor Won’t Appeal Forgotten ’72 Ohio Cop-shooting Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor has decided not to purse attempts to try an 82-year-old man in the nonfatal shooting of an Ohio police officer 45 years ago. Defendant Charles Hays was indicted, but never prosecuted, as the case fell through the cracks. A Franklin County judge...

Many Governors Welcome Demise Of GOP Health Care Bill

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — The demise of the GOP health care replacement plan was welcome news for many governors, including Republicans in states that expanded Medicaid under former President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Those states had faced the prospect of seeing...

AP Source: Indians, Ramirez Agree To Contract Extension

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jose Ramirez’s breakout season was enough to convince the Cleveland Indians he’s worth a long-term investment. The versatile Ramirez, who helped the Indians get to their first World Series since 1997 last year, has agreed to a contract extension with...

James, Cavs Bounce Back With 112-105 Victory Over Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LeBron James had 32 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back from their worst defensive outing of the season with a 112-105 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. Kyrie Irving added 26 points and Kevin Love had...

Cavaliers-Hornets, Box

James 9-14 14-16 32, Love 6-12 3-4 15, Thompson 3-4 2-2 8, Irving 11-22 2-2 26, Smith 3-5 0-0 9, Jefferson 2-2 0-0 5, Derr.Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Dero.Williams 1-2 0-0 2, Korver 3-5 0-0 8, Shumpert 3-8 0-0 7. Totals 41-74 21-24 112. Kidd-Gilchrist 2-4 0-0 4, M.Williams 3-11 5-5 11,...

No. 1 Seed Notre Dame Routs Ohio State 99-76 In Sweet 16

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale had a career-high 32 points, Lindsay Allen added 16 and Notre Dame easily beat Ohio State 99-76 on Friday night in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. Playing five days after losing star forward Brianna Turner to a season-ending left knee...