Trooper Injured In Ohio Turnpike Crash Stable

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a trooper injured while investigating a fatal pileup on the Ohio Turnpike that killed three people is in serious but stable condition. A series of crashes Wednesday involved at least 50 vehicles on the turnpike after a blast of...

‘Jeopardy’ Champ Chu Unseated After 12-day Run

NEW YORK (AP) — “Jeopardy” champ Arthur Chu, who won big money while taking heat for his renegade style, has been defeated. Chu came in third place with zero dollars on Wednesday’s edition of the syndicated game show. He had reigned for 12 days. His total...

Santana Homers For Indians In 12-7 Win Over Padres

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Carlos Santana hit a two-run home run off Tyson Ross, enhancing his chance of opening the season as the Indians’ starting third baseman and helping Cleveland beat San Diego 12-7 Wednesday. Santana is moving from catcher to third base where he is...

Ex-Jobs Corps Head In NE Ohio Charged, Tax Counts

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal authorities say the former director of the Cleveland Job Corps Center has been indicted on charges that he withheld more than $870,000 in federal taxes from employees but never paid the money to the Internal Revenue Service. U.S. Attorney Steven...

Ohio Turnpike Traffic Starts To Move After Pileup

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — One eastbound lane of the Ohio Turnpike has been reopened after a massive pileup involving at least 50 vehicles that left two people dead. The turnpike says traffic started moving slowly just over four hours after the first in a series of accidents Wednesday...

Anderson Goes 5, Rockies Hold Off Reds 3-2

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Brett Anderson was efficient enough that a scheduled three-inning start turned into a five-inning, one-run outing for Colorado on Wednesday as a Rockies split squad beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2. Pitching on three days’ rest, Anderson gave up five...

Rockies 3, Reds 2

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Most Of Basketball Star Wells’ Suit Claims Survive

CINCINNATI (AP) — Most of the claims in a lawsuit by a former Xavier University basketball player accusing the school and its president of damaging his reputation by expelling him for what he says was a false rape accusation will proceed to trial, a judge ruled on Wednesday. Dez...

Associated Press Ohio Ms. Basketball Winners

2014 — Kelsey Mitchell, Cin. Princeton, 5-foot-8, senior. Averaged 24.9 points, 4.5 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 4.1 steals per game. McDonald’s All-American. Shot 35 percent from 3-point line for state’s No. 1 team, leading it to state tournament. Along with twin sister...

Ohio Sheriff Investigates Child’s Fatal Shooting

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says an 11-year-old boy was fatally shot in the head by a teenager in what appears to be an unintentional shooting. Portage County Sheriff David Doak (dohk) says deputies responded to reports of the shooting at a house in Franklin Township in...