Ohio City’s WW II-era Cannon To Be Refurbished

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A World War II-era cannon that has stood on the shore of Lake Erie since the late 1940s will be undergoing a renovation. Veterans in the city of Port Clinton say the 4,500-pound cannon has been in the same spot for nearly 80 years until it was recently...

Cleveland Airport Trying To Reduce Wait Times This Winter

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is trying to reduce the length of time people must wait for planes on snowy days and have more planes arrive on time. The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reports ( ) Hopkins now has a team of more than 100 people operating 60 snow...

Prosecutor’s Desire To Move Police Shooting Trial Is Unusual

CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor’s widely expected decision to retry a white former police officer on a murder charge in the traffic-stop shooting of a black man came with the surprise that he wants to move the next trial out of the Cincinnati area. Hamilton County Prosecutor...

Middle Tennessee Edges Toledo 73-70 In OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — JaCorey Williams scored 31 points, including three key buckets in overtime, to lift Middle Tennessee to a 73-70 win over Toledo that clinched the Challenge in Music City tournament Saturday night. Williams dropped in his third layup in overtime with 1:50...

Barkov Nets Winner, Panthers Over Blue Jackets 2-1 In SO

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov scored the winning goal in a shootout, lifting the Florida Panthers to a 2-1 victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night. Barkov backhanded puck high over Sergei Bobrovsky for the only goal in the tiebreaker. Florida’s...

No. 8 Ohio State Edges No. 11 Syracuse, 77-72

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored 24 points and No. 8 Ohio State wasted a 15-point second-half lead before holding off No. 11 Syracuse 77-72 on Saturday night in the semifinals of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Mitchell made 3-pointers on consecutive possessions in the fourth...

Wright State Rallies During North Dakota’s Cold Spell

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Steven Davis had 23 points, Grant Benzinger added 22 points, and Wright State used a late rally to get past North Dakota 83-79 on Saturday night. North Dakota (3-2) went without a field goal for over seven minutes late in the second half and Wright State (5-1)...

Youngstown State Advances With 38-24 Win Over Samford

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Jody Webb ran for 174 yards and two touchdowns to lead Youngstown State to a 38-24 win over Samford in an FCS playoff game Saturday. Both of Webb’s scores, including a 62-yard TD run, came in the fourth quarter as Youngstown State pulled away for the...

Saturday’s Scores

Akr. Coventry 60, Rootstown 39 Batavia Clermont NE 62, N. Bend (Cleves) Taylor 44 Chagrin Falls 43, Chardon NDCL 32 Chardon 61, Macedonia Nordonia 51 Cin. McAuley 48, Liberty Twp. Lakota E. 31 Cin. Winton Woods 62, Day. Meadowdale 9 Cle. St. Joseph 60, Shaker Hts. 40 Cuyahoga...

Harbaugh ‘bitterly Disappointed’ In Officiating

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After the instant classic 30-27 double overtime win by Ohio State Saturday, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh blasted officials and said the Wolverines were wronged. He said several calls and no-calls went against Michigan (10-2, 7-2 Big Ten, No. 3 CFP) Saturday,...