Hue Jackson Has Second Coaching Interview With Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson has interviewed with the Browns for a second time about their coaching job. The Browns confirmed owner Jimmy Haslam’s meeting on Tuesday with Jackson, who has emerged as the front-runner to become the team’s...

Kim Davis To Attend President’s Final State Of Union Address

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, who spent five days in jail for defying federal court orders and refusing same-sex marriage licenses, was given tickets to the president’s final State of the Union address, an invitation-only event. Davis’ lawyer, Mat...

Police: I-70, I-74 Near Ohio Line Reopening After Pileups

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana State Police say two interstate highways near the Ohio border are reopening after being closed for multi-vehicle pileups. Police say westbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Richmond have reopened after being closed for 7½ hours for a crash involving nine...

State Basketball Tournaments Are Fast Approaching

COUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The boys and girls basketball seasons have been in full swing for quite awhile, and with good reason. For each sport, playing for the grand prize at Value City Arena on the campus of Ohio State will come earlier than last season. The girls state tournament is...

Bengals’ Joseph Hired As Dolphins Defensive Coordinator

MIAMI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive backs coach Vance Joseph has been hired as the Miami Dolphins’ defensive coordinator under new coach Adam Gase. Joseph, who was hired Tuesday, has been a defensive backs coach in the NFL since 2006. He was with the 49ers for five...

Ohio GOP To Pay Fine For Not Disclosing Political Receipts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Republican Party has agreed to pay a fine for failing to disclose more than $70,000 in political receipts in 2014. Cleveland.com ( ) reported Monday that the $3,000 fine is part of a negotiated settlement with the Federal Election Commission. The...

Man Charged In Fatal Stabbings Of Woman, Her 2 Kids In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has been charged with three counts of murder in the stabbings of his ex-girlfriend and her two daughters in Ohio’s capital city. Police in Columbus say Wendell Louis Callahan was charged in the slayings early Tuesday at an apartment on the...

Ohio Man Fatally Shoots Teen Son He Mistook For An Intruder

CINCINNATI (AP) — An armed man who believed he was confronting an intruder in the basement of his home Tuesday morning instead fatally shot his 14-year-old son, who was supposed to be on his way to school, police said. Police said the teen had headed to the bus stop but...

Ohio Man Fatally Shoots Teen Son He Mistook For An Intruder

CINCINNATI (AP) — An armed man who believed he was confronting an intruder in the basement of his home Tuesday morning instead fatally shot his 14-year-old son, who was supposed to be on his way to school, police said. Police said the teen had headed to the bus stop but...

Associated Press Girls State Basketball Poll

How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school girls basketball teams in the Associated Press polls, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): Others receiving 12 or more points: 11, Solon 22. 12, N....