Police: Off-duty Cop Fatally Shoots Ohio Robbery Suspect

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say a man suspected of attempted bank robbery was fatally shot by an off-duty police officer working private security and fled to nearby woods where he was found dead. Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac says the suspect fled the bank after...

Cleveland Cop Indicted, Accused Of Covering-up Bar Fight

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland police officer accused of ordering a woman to delete cellphone video of a fight between a bar employee and a customer has been indicted on charges including tampering with evidence. The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Prosecutor’s Office...

Ex-Columbus Principal Agrees To Forfeit Education License

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Columbus City Schools principal implicated in a district data scrubbing scandal has agreed to never try to re-obtain her state educator’s licenses. The Columbus Dispatch reported ( ) Wednesday that former Whetstone High School Principal Amy...

Officials: Cause Of Strange, Sickening School Odor Unknown

AVON, Ohio (AP) — Fire officials say they’ll likely never know what caused a strange odor that sickened four students and forced a northeast Ohio high school to evacuate. Students at Avon High School, about 20 miles west of Cleveland, were sent to a neighboring church to be...

Ohio State Beats Michigan 8-3

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nick Sergakis hit two home runs to lead Ohio State past Michigan 8-3 Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament. Sergakis hit solo shots in the third and fifth innings for the Buckeyes (39-17-1), who will play Iowa on Thursday. Ohio State exploded for six runs in the...

Officials Plan Update On Dam Project At Ohio’s Buckeye Lake

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (AP) — Officials are ready to provide an update on work to replace a deteriorated dam at central Ohio’s Buckeye Lake as area residents and businesses wait to learn whether the water might be raised to a level more conducive to boating. The Ohio Department...

Raptors-Cavaliers, Box

Carroll 2-7 1-1 5, Scola 3-4 0-0 7, Biyombo 2-3 3-3 7, Lowry 5-12 2-6 13, DeRozan 2-8 10-12 14, Ross 1-5 1-2 3, Patterson 1-4 0-0 3, Johnson 0-2 0-0 0, Valanciunas 4-4 1-2 9, J.Thompson 1-3 0-2 2, Wright 2-3 2-5 6, Joseph 1-5 1-2 3, Powell 3-9 0-0 6. Totals 27-69 21-35 78. James...

LeBron, Love Power Cavaliers To 116-78 Romp Over Raptors

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 23 points then grabbed a seat, Kevin Love scored 25, and the Cleveland Cavaliers unleashed tenacious defense on Toronto to regain control of the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-78 rout of the Raptors in Game 5 on Wednesday night. Back on...

The Latest: Medical Marijuana Bill Sent To Ohio Governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on legislative activity at the Ohio Statehouse as lawmakers seek to wrap up work before their summer break (all times local): 10:25 p.m. A medical marijuana legalization bill has been sent to Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) in an effort by...

The Latest: Pet Protections In Ohio Sent To Governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on legislative activity at the Ohio Statehouse as lawmakers seek to wrap up work before their summer break (all times local): 10:00 p.m. The Ohio Legislature has lent its support to a bill that would stiffen penalties for abuse of pets and other...