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Wrong-way Driver Killed In Collision With Other Vehicles

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a woman has died after driving the wrong way on a central Ohio street and hitting another vehicle head-on. Columbus police say 60-year-old Bonita Allen, of Columbus, was killed while driving the wrong way on U.S. 23 early Monday. Police say Allen...

University Of Michigan Tops Ohio State In Annual Blood Drive

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan may have lost on the football field, but the school topped Ohio State University in an annual drive to get blood donations. The Ann Arbor school says in a statement that Michigan had 2,363 donations and Ohio State brought in...

Land Banks To Spend $21M To Raze Blighted Central Ohio Homes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Agencies that acquire real estate on behalf of the city of Columbus and surrounding Franklin County plan to spend nearly $21 million to demolish more than 1,100 blighted homes before 2020. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) Franklin County’s land bank,...

Man Charged After Young Girl, Mother Struck In Crosswalk

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged in a hit-skip accident that critically injured a young girl and hospitalized her mother as they crossed a street near the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden. Cincinnati police say Donteiz Dickey is...

Man Found Shot To Death In Cincinnati’s Roselawn Section

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say the body of a 40-year-old man who was shot to death was found on the street by officers in Cincinnati’s Roselawn section. Forty-year-old Joe Early had already succumbed to his wounds when officers arrived to the scene near Roselawn Condon...

Police To Charge Columbus Man With Murder In Wife’s Killing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Columbus say they expect to bring murder charges against a man whose wife was found fatally stabbed at an apartment in the city’s Far East Side. Officers were dispatched to a residence at the Pheasant Run Apartments around 5 a.m. Sunday...

Hearing Set On New Trial In Ohio Police Shooting Case

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio judge is set to meet with both sides in the case of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer whose first trial in the fatal shooting of a black motorist ended in a hung jury. Hamilton County Judge Megan Shanahan has scheduled a hearing for...

Flames-Flyers Sums

First Period_1, Calgary, Brodie 1 (Backlund, Bennett), 7:42 (sh). 2, Philadelphia, Raffl 4 (Voracek, Macdonald), 17:42. Penalties_Frolik, CGY, (hooking), 6:24; Engelland, CGY, (cross checking), 13:56; Tkachuk, CGY, (holding), 19:45. Second Period_3, Philadelphia, Voracek 8...

No. 5 Baylor Eases Past No. 8 Ohio State, 85-68

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Jones scored 20 points and No. 5 Baylor beat eighth-ranked Ohio State 85-68 on Sunday in the championship game of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Kristy Wallace scored 15 points and Beatrice Mompremier added 13 for the Lady Bears (7-1), who never trailed....

Pierre-Paul Scores TD, Shines As Giants Beat Browns 27-13

CLEVELAND (AP) — The football popped into the air and Jason Pierre-Paul knew exactly what to do next. Use both hands. “I knew one of these days I was going to catch the ball,” he said. “I knew if I was ever catching a ball, I’m going to the end...