1 Killed, 3 Wounded In Cincinnati Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say a boy was killed and three other people were injured in a late afternoon shooting. Police spokeswoman Sgt. Julie Johnson says the 14-year-old teenager was killed in the shooting that happened about 3:30 p.m. She says the injuries of the...

Syracuse Braces For High-flying Dayton

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse has had to deal with teams slowing play all season. Get ready for a change of pace. When the third-seeded Orange (28-5) face No. 11 Dayton (24-10) in the South Region of the NCAA tournament on Saturday night, the Flyers expect to be flying against...

Purdue’s Versyp Chases 300th Win In NCAA Tourney

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue coach Sharon Versyp walked into Friday’s media room ready to go. She had her trademark game face, the right script and the perfect motivational speech — protect the home court and extend their first-round mastery in the NCAA tournament....

Friday’s Scores

Cle. VASJ 55, Cols. Ready 40 Lima Cent. Cath. 63, St. Bernard Roger Bacon 44

Lima Central Catholic Over St. Bernard Roger Bacon

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Martyce Kimbrough, an Associated Press co-player of the year, scored 19 points and Lima Central Catholic dominated the second half for a 63-44 victory against St. Bernard Roger Bacon on Friday in a Division III boys state semifinal at Ohio State’s...

Bengals Sign OT Marshall Newhouse From Packers

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals signed offensive tackle Marshall Newhouse from Green Bay on Friday, reuniting him with college teammate Andy Dalton. Newhouse was an unrestricted free agent after spending four seasons in Green Bay. He played in 14 games last season, starting two of...

Ohio Reports High Race Gap In School Suspensions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ohio is among 12 states or jurisdictions reporting a high disparity between the suspension rates of black students and white students in public schools. That’s according to a report released Friday by the Education Department’s civil rights division....

Ohio Rejects Child Killer’s Organ Donation Request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio says it is denying a condemned child killer’s request to donate organs to family members, a bid that halted his execution last year. A lawyer for the prisons system says the death row inmate, Ronald Phillips, will not be allowed to donate organs...

Court Upholds Ohio Raid Ruling For US Marshals

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld dismissal of a lawsuit against U.S. marshals in the raid of a strident anti-abortion author’s southwest Ohio home. Its opinion still sharply questions the property seizure. The three-judge 6th U.S. Circuit Court of...

Price Says Reds’ Latos Won’t Be Ready For Season

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Reds manager Bryan Price doesn’t expect right-hander Mat Latos to be ready for the start of the season. Latos had surgery to repair cartilage in his left knee on Feb. 14, the day that pitchers and catchers reported for spring training. He is scheduled...