Democrat FitzGerald Continues To Stump For Votes

CLEVELAND (AP) — The line to vote at the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County board of elections in Cleveland snaked out the front door Sunday afternoon but was far shorter than 2012 when people waited hours to cast ballots two days before the election. Black churches organized...

Bengals Right Tackle Andre Smith Hurts Ankle

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals right tackle Andre Smith hurt his left ankle and limped to the locker room for an examination during the second quarter against Jacksonville on Sunday. A player rolled onto the back of Smith’s leg as he blocked on Andy Dalton’s 19-yard...

Ohio Seeks Tissue Samples In Deer Disease Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A rare disease found in Ohio’s captive deer population has prompted state wildlife officials to seek tissue samples from wild deer in the area around the hunting preserve where a deer was found to be infected. The Ohio Division of Wildlife is asking...

How The Top 10 Teams In The AP State Poll Fared

COLUMBUS Ohio (AP) — How the top teams in the weekly Associated Press state football poll fared:

Improvements Planned At Central Ohio State Park

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Numerous capital improvements are planned for a state park in central Ohio. The director of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources says improvements at the Alum Creek State Park in Delaware include a redesigned marina for boaters with new docks and room...

42 People Removed From Ohio Ebola Contact List

CLEVELAND (AP) — Forty two people have been removed from the list of Ohioans being monitored for Ebola symptoms. The state emergency operations center released a statement Sunday that says 122 people remain on the contact list. That’s compared with 164 on Saturday. Three...

Bengals’ AJ Green Starts Vs Jaguars

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals receiver A.J. Green is starting against the Jacksonville Jaguars after missing three games with an injured big right toe. Right guard Kevin Zeitler is inactive with a calf injury. The Bengals also are missing linebackers Rey Maualuga (strained hamstring)...

Bengals’ AJ Green Starts Vs Jaguars

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals receiver A.J. Green is starting against the Jacksonville Jaguars after missing three games with an injured big right toe. Right guard Kevin Zeitler is inactive with a calf injury. The Bengals also are missing linebackers Rey Maualuga (strained hamstring)...

Dray Starts At TE For Browns, Replacing Cameron

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns tight end Jim Dray is starting in place of injured Pro Bowler Jordan Cameron against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Cameron sustained his third concussion in three seasons last week on a hit by Oakland safety Brandion Ross, who was fined $22,050 by the NFL for...

Ohio Coal Producer Wants To Mine Under State Park

BELMONT, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio coal producer wants the state to allow the company to mine under a portion of Barkcamp State Park in eastern Ohio. The Columbus Dispatch reported ( ) Sunday that Ohio Valley Coal Co. has asked the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to expand its...