USC coach accepts some blame in Shaw situation

FILE – In this Oct. 26, 2013, file photo, Southern California safety Josh Shaw recovers a Utah fumble in an NCAA college football game in Los Angeles. Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about...

Military pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash

A team walks away from the helicopter they arrived in at the mobile command center in Deerfield, Va., on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. The helicopter is one of several being used in a search and rescue mission to locate the missing pilot of an F15c fighter jet which crashed into a...

VIDEO: 2014 Calf Scramble

Contestants got down and dirty in the 2014 Hancock County Fair Calf Scramble, which took place Thursday evening.

Accidents block southbound I-75

CYGNET–A series of accidents has blocked the southbound lanes of Interstate 75, north of Cygnet. Emergency workers were reported to be responding about 8:45 p.m. today. More details will be reported when they become available.

High school buddies followed similar path to jihad

This March 23, 2008 photo provided by the Hennepin County, Minn. Sheriff’s Office shows Douglas McAuthur McCain. On Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, a U.S. official said McCain, a U.S. citizen, is believed to have been killed in Syria and was there to fight alongside a terrorist...

Fedora: No. 23 UNC suspends 4 players for opener

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said Wednesday the team has suspended four players for this weekend’s season opener, a day after a report of an alleged hazing altercation that left a redshirt freshman walk-on receiver with a possible...

After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans

NEW YORK (AP) — Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense...

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

FILE – In this April 7, 2014, file photo, Tony Stewart prepares to start a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken...

VIDEO: Take Five with Hopewell-Loudon’s Derek Runion

Courier Sports present Take Five, a video series featuring Sports Editor Jamie Baker asking five questions to area athletes. Celebrating the upcoming high school football season,Take Five asks questions today to Hopewell-Loudon quarterback Derek Runion:  

Findlay man sentenced for assault

A Findlay man was sentenced this afternoon to community control sanctions after a fight and stabbing in the city. Dustin W. Lanagan, 33, was found guilty in Hancock County Common Pleas Court of felonious assault, a second-degree felony, after a May 3 incident at 1801 Blaine St....