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Ohio Doctor In Heroin Death Loses License

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio doctor sentenced to more than 36 years in prison last year for causing the death of an expectant mother with a heroin overdose has been stripped of his medical license. The state medical board on Wednesday said it revoked the license of...

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty In Toddler’s Death

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man whose girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter died from injuries suffered while he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter. As part of the plea agreement, prosecutors in Elyria, west of Cleveland, dropped murder and...

Ohio State Announces Partnership With Nationwide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has announced a 10-year, $17.1 million sponsorship agreement with Nationwide Insurance. The university says the expanded partnership, announced Wednesday, will provide discounts for faculty, staff, students and alumni. Other benefits...

Ohio State Announces Partnership With Nationwide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has announced a 10-year, $17.1 million sponsorship agreement with Nationwide Insurance. The university says the expanded partnership, announced Wednesday, will provide discounts for faculty, staff, students and alumni. Other benefits...

Late Winter Storm Hits Midwest, Northeast

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A storm that swept through the Midwest and the Northeast just a week before the start of spring caused pileups on the Ohio Turnpike involving at least 50 vehicles, leaving three people dead and a state trooper seriously injured. Snowy conditions along the busy...

Ohio Ballot Board To Review Voter-access Proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Ballot Board is deciding whether a voting rights proposal contains more than one issue and should be divided. The panel must review the proposed “Ohio Voters Bill of Rights” before its supporters can collect the signatures needed to get...

Cavs Spoil Bledsoe Return By Beating Suns 110-101

PHOENIX (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 12 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter and the Cleveland Cavaliers spoiled the return of Phoenix’s Eric Bledsoe with a 110-101 victory over the Suns on Wednesday night. Spencer Hawes added 19, 17 in the first quarter, and Luol Deng...

Eastern Michigan Tops Northern Illinois 53-48

CLEVELAND (AP) — Karrington Ward scored 13 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Eastern Michigan defeated Northern Illinois 53-48 in a Mid-American Conference tournament quarterfinal game Wednesday. The victory over seventh-seeded Northern Illinois sends the No. 6 seed Eagles...

Wednesday’s Scores

Cin. Moeller 53, Middletown 47 Cols. Northland 57, Dublin Coffman 47 Trotwood-Madison 60, Huber Hts. Wayne 58, OT Cin. Summit Country Day 47, Day. Chaminade Julienne 38 Cols. Ready 47, Wheelersburg 35 Lucasville Valley 69, Martins Ferry 49 St. Bernard Roger Bacon 79, Day. Stivers 52

Ohio KOs Miami (Ohio) 63-55 In MAC Tournament

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nick Kellogg had 20 points, including a key late three-point play, as Ohio defeated Miami (Ohio) 63-55 in a second-round game at the Mid-American Conference tournament Wednesday. The victory over the eighth-seeded RedHawks sent the fifth-seeded Bobcats (23-10)...