Ohio Couple Plans To Bicycle Across The Nation

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife from Ohio are setting out on a cross country tour this summer. They just plan to do it on a custom-made tandem bicycle. Bruce and Karen Beck are starting their trip on May 3 in Seattle. They plan on riding along the Pacific Coast to San...

Ohio Grandmother Shot While Watching Grandson

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A grandmother is hospitalized after police in central Ohio say someone shot into a house while she was caring for her 8-year-old grandson. Columbus police say suspects fired several shots into the home on New Village Road at around 9:45 Saturday night....

Ohio Hospital Pioneering Robotic Catheter Use

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio hospital says it’s one of the first in the Midwest using a robotic catheter system to aid in vascular surgery. Magellan Robotic Catheter Systems are being used at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. They allow control of a catheter for...

Ohio AG Offers Tips In Wake Of Heartbleed Bug

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state’s attorney general is offering tips for Ohioans to protect their personal information following a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this month. The so-called “Heartbleed” security problem has put millions of...

New Rules For Ohio’s County Jails Go Into Effect

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New rules for Ohio’s county jails cover a variety of topics, including revised mental standards and emails. The new standards that took effect Sunday allow jails to serve inmates two meals instead of three on weekends. They also can limit hot showers...

Blue Jackets Edge Penguins 4-3 In Double Overtime

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury stuffed the...

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EDITORS: The Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins are tied at 3 after four periods in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference playoff series. AP Sports

Jimenez Scores In 90th And Crew Tie Union 1-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hector Jimenez scored in the 90th minute to lift the short-handed Columbus Crew into a 1-1 tie with D.C. United on Saturday night. Jimenez took a long ball from Wil Trapp on the left flank and fired a perfect shot from 18 yards into the upper right corner...

American Hockey League

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Toronto 4, Rochester 3 Albany 5, Springfield 2 Worcester 2, Providence 0 St. John’s 5, Portland 4 Hershey 2, Adirondack 1 Syracuse 3,...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York 2, Philadelphia 1 Philadelphia 0, Houston 0, tie New England at Chicago, 4 p.m. San Jose at Colorado, 6 p.m. Los Angeles at Vancouver, 7 p.m. D.C. United at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Toronto FC at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m....