Manning, Giants Down Browns 27-13 For 6th Straight Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Eli Manning threw two touchdown passes to Odell Beckham Jr., Jason Pierre-Paul returned a fumble for a TD and the New York Giants extended their winning streak to six games, holding off Cleveland 27-13 on Sunday to keep the Browns winless. Manning had three TD...

Cavaliers-76ers, Box

James 9-19 7-9 26, Love 6-13 9-9 25, T.Thompson 5-8 2-4 12, Irving 14-27 6-6 39, Smith 0-11 0-0 0, Jefferson 1-6 0-0 2, Liggins 0-0 0-0 0, Jones 2-2 0-0 6, Dunleavy 1-6 0-0 2. Totals 38-92 24-28 112. Covington 3-9 0-0 8, Ilyasova 5-10 1-1 13, Embiid 8-18 3-5 22, Rodriguez 5-9 0-0...

Irving, James Lead Cavaliers Past 76ers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyrie Irving had 19 of his season-high 39 points in the fourth quarter and LeBron James added a triple-double with 26 points, 10 rebounds and 13 assists, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 112-108 comeback victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday. Kevin...

The Big Wait: Ohio State’s Fate Rests With Playoff Committee

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Reveling in Saturday’s thrilling win over Michigan and shut out of the Big Ten Championship game, Ohio State can only wait a week to see whether it will get a national playoff spot. The No. 2 Buckeyes (11-1, 8-1 Big Ten, No. 2 CFP) lost control of...

Ohio Lawmakers Consider Consolidating Lake Erie Oversight

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are looking at consolidating oversight of Ohio’s efforts to battle the harmful algae in Lake Erie. The plan calls for reorganizing the Ohio Lake Erie Commission and turning its focus toward reducing what’s feeding the algae. The...

Pelosi Challenger: House Dems Need New Message And Messenger

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Ohio congressman challenging House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says his colleagues understand that regaining the majority requires a “new message and a new messenger” able to reach out to voters who abandoned the party in this month’s...

Ohio City’s Historic Theater Helping Revive Downtown

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A theater in northern Ohio has been restored to look like it did when it opened in 1928. Operators of the Palace Theatre in Lorain hope the restoration will bring more people back to the city’s downtown. The theater has undergone many restorations over...

University Of Akron Calling For Buyouts, Recruitment Boost

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Akron plans to offer voluntary buyouts to employees, increase recruiting efforts and restructure its scholarship system to address budget problems and declining enrollment. University President Matt Wilson outlined his two-year plan last week....

Ohio Sheriff’s Deputy Dies In Apparent Accidental Shooting

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an off-duty sheriff’s deputy in northwest Ohio has died after accidentally shooting himself. The Wood County Sheriff’s Office has identified the deputy as 56-year-old Sgt. Alvin Adams. Officials say he accidentally shot...

Ohioan Modifies Go-carts As Unusual Therapy For The Disabled

MECHANICSBURG, Ohio (AP) — The van bumped its way down the long country lane, and before it got to its destination at the red barn at the bottom of the hill, Michael Fuller already was smiling and waving from the back seat. He knew what awaited him there: Rocky Grimes, a go-cart...