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Winter Weather Expected To Return To Parts Of Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Winter isn’t quite over yet in Ohio. The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a winter storm warning beginning early Wednesday for many northern Ohio counties. Residents in the Toledo area could see 6 to 10 inches of snow. Forecasters say...

Ex-Ohio Poll Worker Gets Early Release From Prison

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Ohio poll worker sentenced to five years in prison for voting illegally on behalf of other people has been released from prison after less than a year behind bars. Melowese Richardson of Madisonville was released Tuesday after her attorney says she gave...

Bears terminate Peppers’ contract

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears released eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers on Tuesday. The move was hardly a surprise given the way he struggled last year and the fact that his salary cap hit next season was for more than $18 million. Peppers is...
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Ware, Peppers released as NFL free agency opens

File – In this Sept. 22, 2013, file photo, Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware (94) sacks St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford (8) during the third quarter of an NFL football game, in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys are releasing franchise sacks leader Ware to save...

UK Resident Sentenced To 16 Years On Sex Charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — A United Kingdom resident has been sentenced to 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of coercion and traveling with intent to have sex with an Ohio child. Richard Castle, 47, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Timothy S. Black in Dayton, Ohio....

Inaugural American Tourney Up For Grabs In Memphis

The inaugural American Athletic Conference tournament is shaping up to be everything Commissioner Mike Aresco could have wanted. No other league has as many ranked teams as the American with five, and either No. 5 Louisville, No. 13 Cincinnati, No. 19 Memphis, No. 21 UConn or No....

At tech fest: 3D printers, bitcoin and ‘Titanfall’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Bitcoin, 3-D printed candy and George Takei, the Star Trek-actor-turned-Facebook-phenomenon, are among the attractions this week at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, where the geek set is slowly filing out to make room for hordes of...

Ohio County Moves 8 Most Violent Prisoners To Jail

CLEVELAND (AP) — A juvenile justice center in northeast Ohio has moved eight of its most violent prisoners to the county jail. Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty says the prisoners were transferred following a judicial review. He said Tuesday that a...
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Peverley hospitalized, teammates try to regroup

Dallas Stars’ Vernon Fiddler speaks to the media following an NHL hockey practice Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in St. Louis. Dallas Stars’ Rich Peverley is undergoing testing to determine what triggered his collapse during a game Monday night in Dallas. The Stars are...