Rockies 3, Reds 2

E_Hoover (1). DP_Cincinnati 1, Colorado 1. LOB_Cincinnati 9, Colorado 9. 2B_Ludwick (1), Heisey (4), Culberson (2). SB_Blackmon (1), Pridie (3). S_Bre.Anderson 2. SF_Mesoraco. WP_Ondrusek 2. Umpires_Home, David Soucy; First, Adrian Johnson; Third, Scott Barry. T_2:45. A_7,100 (11,000).

Most Of Basketball Star Wells’ Suit Claims Survive

CINCINNATI (AP) — Most of the claims in a lawsuit by a former Xavier University basketball player accusing the school and its president of damaging his reputation by expelling him for what he says was a false rape accusation will proceed to trial, a judge ruled on Wednesday. Dez...

Associated Press Ohio Ms. Basketball Winners

2014 — Kelsey Mitchell, Cin. Princeton, 5-foot-8, senior. Averaged 24.9 points, 4.5 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 4.1 steals per game. McDonald’s All-American. Shot 35 percent from 3-point line for state’s No. 1 team, leading it to state tournament. Along with twin sister...

Ohio Sheriff Investigates Child’s Fatal Shooting

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says an 11-year-old boy was fatally shot in the head by a teenager in what appears to be an unintentional shooting. Portage County Sheriff David Doak (dohk) says deputies responded to reports of the shooting at a house in Franklin Township in...

Oklahoma Hosts NFL Scouts At Pro Day

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It wasn’t a make-or-break day for Oklahoma center Gabe Ikard, not after doing well at last month’s NFL combine. But he wanted to support his teammates at Oklahoma’s pro day Wednesday — and answer any lingering questions scouts might have....

2 Dead After Pileups On Snowy Ohio Turnpike

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two people were killed and a state trooper was injured in a series of crashes involving at least 50 vehicles Wednesday on a snowy two-mile stretch of the Ohio Turnpike. A flurry of accidents midway between Toledo and Cleveland blocked the toll road in both...

Michigan Tries To End Big Ten Tourney Drought

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Michigan ended one long title drought last week. Now the Wolverines are trying to end another. After winning its first Big Ten title outright since 1986, top-seeded Michigan heads to Indianapolis looking for its first conference tournament title since the...

Ohio Adds 3 New Reading Tests To Meet Guarantee

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio third-graders will have three new ways to show they read well enough to move on to the fourth grade. Department of Education spokesman John Charlton says the added tests provide families alternatives to the Ohio Achievement Assessment, which is offered...

Browns Release QB Brandon Weeden

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have released quarterback Brandon Weeden. A first-round pick in 2012, Weeden never panned out in Cleveland as the Browns went through a pair of coaching changes in his short time with the team. He made 20 starts, but lost his job early last season...

18 Coal Permits Expired At Ohio EPA

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Eighteen coal facilities in Ohio are operating with expired pollution-discharge permits under an agency where allegations of coal-industry influence arose during a personnel flap last year, an Associated Press review has found. Ohio Environmental Protection...