Cop Felt Lives In Danger Before Wal-Mart Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — The police officer who fatally shot a man inside an Ohio Wal-Mart says he felt his life and those of others were in danger. The written narratives of two Beavercreek police officers were made public Friday in the aftermath of a special grand jury’s...

Panthers Look To Bounce Back Against Akron

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Paul Chryst knows the game will come when the Pittsburgh Panthers need to throw the ball to win. Until that day comes, he’s happy giving it to James Conner as many times as necessary. The sophomore running back leads the nation in rushing through the first...

OSU Band Director Sues, Alleges Discrimination

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fired Ohio State marching band director Jonathan Waters has filed a lawsuit against “individuals and the university.” The litigation filed Friday alleges gender discrimination and claims the university violated Waters’ constitutional right...

Ohio Police Felt Lives In Danger Before Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — The suburban Dayton police officer who fatally shot a man in an Ohio Wal-Mart store says he felt his life and those of others were in danger. The written narratives of two Beavercreek police officers were made public Friday in the aftermath of a special grand...

US Rig Count Unchanged At 1,931

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. was unchanged this week, holding at 1,931. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,592 rigs were exploring for oil and 338 for gas....

Ruling: Charges Against Juvenile Court Judge Stand

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge on Friday refused to dismiss the charges against a juvenile court judge, and the defense began its case in her felony trial. Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Norbert Nadel ruled Friday that Judge Tracie Hunter’s trial should...

LeBron, Cavs Begin Road To Possible Championship

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — And so it begins, or resumes, for LeBron James and the Cavaliers. Back home and where he began his NBA career, James and the Cavs are holding media day Friday as they begin a journey they hope ends with Cleveland’s first pro sports championship...

APNewsBreak: DeWine Favored Unregistered Charity

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine was holding Ohio fundraisers for years on behalf of a charity unregistered with the state, including while he was a U.S. senator. State emails obtained by The Associated Press show a DeWine aide discovered the oversight involving...

Tuberville Puts 2-0 Mark On Line Against Meyer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Only one coach who has gone up at least twice against Urban Meyer in his 13 years as a head coach has a perfect record against him. That bit of trivia looms large since Tommy Tuberville, who shocked superior Meyer-led Florida teams in both 2006 and 2007...

Ohio Judge Rules Trial Will Continue

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge has refused to dismiss the charges against a juvenile court judge being tried on felony counts. Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Norbert Nadel (Nay-DEL’) ruled Friday that trial should continue, after hearing arguments Thursday....