US Rig Count Up 18 To 1,914

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,575 rigs were exploring for oil and 338 for gas. One was...

US Rig Count Up 18 To 1,914

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,575 rigs were exploring for oil and 338 for gas. One was...

Appalachian St, Fab Frosh & Pace Of Play In Week 1

Texas A&M’s outburst, Boise State’s flop and Temple’s late-night surprise were just an appetizer. The nonstop college football opening weekend includes Friday night fare, a full slate of Saturday of games, plus a sprinkling on Sunday and a big Monday...

Appalachian St, Fab Frosh & Pace Of Play In Week 1

Texas A&M’s outburst, Boise State’s flop and Temple’s late-night surprise were just an appetizer. The nonstop college football opening weekend includes Friday night fare, a full slate of Saturday of games, plus a sprinkling on Sunday and a big Monday...

Appalachian St, Fab Frosh & Pace Of Play In Week 1

Texas A&M’s outburst, Boise State’s flop and Temple’s late-night surprise were just an appetizer. The nonstop college football opening weekend includes Friday night fare, a full slate of Saturday of games, plus a sprinkling on Sunday and a big Monday...

No. 5 Ohio State Launches Season Against Navy

BALTIMORE (AP) — Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday’s season opener drew closer. “It seems like every time I turn on the tape that team gets better,” Niumatalolo...

Ohio Police Arrest Youth After Gun Threat

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio sheriff says a 15-year-old student has been charged with making terroristic threats after allegedly saying he planned to bring a rifle and handgun to school. Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones says the Talawanda (TOWL’-uh-wahn-duh) High...

Manziel Willing To Share Nickname With A&M’s Hill

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel’s ready to hand off his nickname. Or at least share it. After Texas A&M sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill shredded No. 9 South Carolina for 511 yards passing on Thursday, breaking Manziel’s single-game school record, the Browns...

Ohio State Hears From Ex-band Director’s Backers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of the fired Ohio State University marching band director are out in force for a meeting of the university trustees. Dozens of alumni musicians and other supporters of Jonathan Waters gathered for Friday’s meeting, serenading the event with...

Duke Halting Coal Burning At Ohio Plant

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — A utility says it will stop burning coal at a southwest Ohio power plant that was the site of a recent oil spill into the Ohio River. Charlotte, North Carolina-based Duke Energy says it will retire the last two coal-fired units Sept. 1 at the New...