Toledo Zoo Receives 3 Orphaned Cougar Cubs From Washington

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Toledo Zoo is caring for three cougar cubs sent to Ohio from Washington state after being orphaned. Zoo officials said Thursday that one of the cubs is 10-12 weeks old. The other two are around 3 weeks old and came from a litter of four. The other two cubs...

Freight Train Derails, Sending Train Car Into Home; 1 Hurt

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say a freight train has derailed and crashed into a home in Atlanta, knocking it askew and injuring a man. Atlanta Fire Rescue officials said in a brief statement that “multiple cars” had derailed about 3 a.m. Thursday, sending one of the...

Court: Teen Competent To Stand Trial In School Shooting

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — A teen charged as an adult in a western Ohio school shooting that wounded two students has been found competent to stand trial. Court documents show a Champaign County judge made the ruling in Ely Serna’s case. Serna has pleaded not guilty by reason of...

Police: Man Fatally Stabbed During Ohio Home Invasion

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in an Ohio home invasion has died after being stabbed by a resident at the home. Akron police say officers responded to a call about a stabbing victim inside a car around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. The man was taken to a hospital where he...

Jets-Browns Capsule

NEW YORK JETS (2-2) at CLEVELAND (0-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Jets by 2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — New York 2-2, Cleveland 0-4 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 13-11 LAST MEETING — Jets beat Browns 31-28, Oct. 30, 2016 LAST WEEK — Jets beat Jaguars 23-20, OT; Browns lost to...

Down To Third-string QB, Maryland Visits No. 10 Ohio State

Maryland (3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) at No. 10 Ohio State (4-1, 2-0), Saturday, 4 p.m. ET (Fox) Line: Ohio State by 30 ½. Series record: Ohio State leads 3-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE Ohio State continues to plow through overmatched teams on the way to an Oct. 28 showdown with No. 4 Penn...

Bills-Bengals Capsule

BUFFALO (3-1) at CINCINNATI (1-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE — Bengals by 2 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Buffalo 4-0, Cincinnati 2-2 SERIES RECORD — Bills lead 16-14 LAST MEETING — Bills beat Bengals 16-12, Nov. 20, 2016 LAST WEEK — Bills beat Falcons 23-17; Bengals beat...

Panarin, Dubois Among Newcomers For Ambitious Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets will open the new season on Friday night with a new superstar, some impressive rookies and a familiar player in a new position. The Blue Jackets hope winger Artemi Panarin, acquired in a trade with Chicago for Brandon Saad, will be...

APNewsBreak: Records Show Ohio Has Plenty Of Execution Drugs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New records show Ohio could have enough drugs on hand to carry out nearly 20 additional executions. The documents obtained by The Associated Press through a records request show the state prisons agency took in new drug supplies in December and January. The...

Brantley On Indians’ ALDS Roster After Latest Comeback

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians All-Star Michael Brantley has made yet another comeback. The left fielder is on Cleveland’s AL Division Series roster after it appeared his season might end because of an ankle ligament injury. Brantley missed 50 games after Aug. 8 when he got hurt...