Wright State Defeats Detroit 65-61

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A.J. Pacher had 19 points, Matt Vest scored 16 and Reggie Arceneaux added 15 on Friday night to lead Wright State past Detroit 65-61. Arceneaux’s off-balance shot at the end of the shot clock to give the Raiders (16-13, 8-6 Horizon League) their largest...

CEO York Denies 49ers Tried To Trade Jim Harbaugh

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York denies that his team nearly traded coach Jim Harbaugh to the Cleveland Browns last month for draft picks. York shot down a report Friday by Pro Football Talk, posting on Twitter: “Is this on the record? Report...

Friday’s Scores

Akr. Hoban 68, Cle. Benedictine 60 Akr. SVSM 70, Can. McKinley 44 Ashland 54, Mansfield Madison 35 Austintown Fitch 76, Youngs. Liberty 51 Avon Lake 35, N. Olmsted 24 Beloit W. Branch 62, Canfield S. Range 47 Berea-Midpark 67, Olmsted Falls 64 Brecksville-Broadview Hts. 85,...

Cops: No Sign Of Injury On Body In Snowed-over Car

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Countless pedestrians near Philadelphia’s main train station walked by a snow-covered sedan with dark windows and a slew of parking tickets before police this week found the body of a young mother inside. Nadia Malik, 22, of Marple Township in...

Ross Leads Raptors Past Cavs, 98-91

TORONTO (AP) — Terrence Ross scored 20 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 18 and the Toronto Raptors snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers’ six-game winning streak with a 98-91 victory on Friday night. Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan each had 14 points as the Atlantic Division-leading...

Police: Man Shoots Dog Attacking Cincinnati Woman

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a man shot and killed a dog that had broken free from its chain and was attacking a Cincinnati woman. Police say the man who shot the dog and saved the woman kept walking after the incident. WLWT-TV in Cincinnati reports ( ) that the attack happened...

Setback For Ex-Ohio Death Row Inmate Claim

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An appeals court has rejected an attempt by an ex-Ohio death row inmate to clear his name for a pair of slayings he didn’t commit. Dale Johnston of suburban Columbus was sentenced to die in 1984 for the shooting deaths of his teenage stepdaughter and...

Ohio Governor Appoints State Health, EPA Directors

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) says the interim director of the state’s Environmental Protection Agency now has the job. Kasich appointed Craig Butler as the agency’s director on Friday. He has been in the role since early January. Butler...

Autopsy Set For Body Found In Pa. Snowed-over Car

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Countless pedestrians near Philadelphia’s main train station walked by a snow-covered sedan with dark windows and a slew of parking tickets before police this week found the body of a young mother inside. Nadia Malik, 22, of Marple Township in...

Ohio Governor Signs 2 Contentious Election Bills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has signed into law two election-related bills heavily criticized by Democrats. One bill trims early voting in the battleground state by several days. Another sets restrictions for mailing unsolicited,...