Ohio Ex-cop Freed Again In Ex-wife’s Killing

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio police captain imprisoned in his ex-wife’s killing and released last year is free again after spending a few hours in jail as prosecutors seek to keep him behind bars. Former Akron officer Douglas Prade (PRAYD’) was jailed Thursday...

Ohio Ex-doctor: Judge Erred In Sentencing Order

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio doctor convicted of causing the 2012 death of an expectant mother with a heroin overdose says a judge erred in sentencing him to 36 years in prison. An attorney for Ali Salim says the Delaware County judge didn’t consider evidence that...

Blue Jackets Activate Boll, Assign Forsberg

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated forward Jared Boll off injured reserve after he missed 45 games with a torn tendon in his ankle. The club also assigned goaltender Anton Forsberg to its American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass. Boll, the...

BC-BKC–NCAA-Dayton-Ohio St. Box, BKC

Oliver 5-11 0-3 11, Pierre 2-2 7-7 12, Kavanaugh 4-6 1-1 9, Price 1-2 0-0 2, Sibert 3-9 2-2 9, Davis 0-1 0-0 0, Smith 0-1 1-2 1, Robinson 2-5 0-0 4, Pollard 1-1 0-0 2, Scott 0-0 0-0 0, Sanford 4-11 2-2 10. Totals 22-49 13-17 60. Ross 5-12 0-0 10, Thompson 8-11 0-1 18, A. Williams...

Sanford Lifts Dayton To 60-59 Win Over Ohio State

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Vee Sanford scored on a layup with 3.8 seconds left to lift 11th-seeded Dayton to a 60-59 victory over sixth-seeded Ohio State in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday. Sanford finished with 10 points, while Dyshawn Pierre led the Flyers (24-10)...

‘Walking With Dinosaurs’ Eyes North America Return

NEW YORK (AP) — The dinosaurs are ready to roar again across America — but they’re sporting a new look. “Walking with Dinosaurs, the Arena Spectacular” is coming back to the U.S. and Canada — its first visit to North America since its inaugural 2007 tour — and...

Reds’ Chapman ‘lucky’ To Have Only Broken Bone

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman is undergoing surgery to repair a broken bone above his left eye but has no other serious injuries after being hit in the face by a line drive in a spring training game. Team doctor Tim Krenchek called Chapman “a...

Thomas Leads Norwalk Past Thurgood Marshall

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jeff Thomas scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half and Ben Haraway also scored 20 points as Norwalk defeated Dayton Thurgood Marshall 72-64 Thursday in a Division II boys state semifinal at Ohio State’s Value City Arena. The Truckers (28-1),...

Effort Aimed At Drawing More Visitors To Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tourism officials are hoping a rebranding effort in Cleveland will draw more business and leisure visitors and highlight the city’s underappreciated attractions. The campaign seeks to “change the narrative about Cleveland as a visitors’...

Indiana Man Plans Guilty Plea In Ohio Bomb Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Indiana Guardsman who agreed to plead guilty to having homemade explosive devices in his vehicle when he was stopped in Ohio had planned to use them for legitimate training purposes and not to hurt people, his attorney said Thursday. Andrew Boguslawski,...