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New lawsuit filed over alleged abuse by Sandusky

Buy AP Photo Reprints STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A new accuser has sued Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, claiming he was sexually abused about six years ago. The case was filed in Philadelphia last month by Williamsport attorney...

EPA Adds Another $12M For Battling Lake Erie Algae

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says federal and state agencies will be getting another $12 million to deal with the harmful algae in Lake Erie. The EPA said Wednesday that Ohio, Michigan and Indiana will be able to get a share of the money along with...

No Turnovers An Ongoing Problem For Illini Defense

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — For a moment Saturday it looked like Illinois’ turnover drought might end. But linebacker Austin Teitsma (TIGHTS’-muh) dropped Youngstown State quarterback Dante Nania’s poorly thrown pass. With its 28-17 victory Saturday, Illinois has...

Dalton, Bengals Try For Elusive Win In Baltimore

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton knows what it’s like to walk off the field a winner in Cleveland and Pittsburgh. The other AFC North stadium has been nothing but a place of dejection. Dalton’s Bengals have never won in Baltimore. They’re 0-3 when playing on the...

Experts explore whether Ohio quake tied to wells

WEATHERSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — State regulators and scientists in Ohio are working to determine whether an earthquake in northeast Ohio on Sunday has any connection to nearby injection wells. The Warren Tribune Chronicle reported Wednesday that the Ohio Department of Natural...

Ohio mom, 2 sons dead in apparent murder-suicide

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman and her two sons died Wednesday from apparent gunshot wounds in what police suspect was a murder-suicide in southwestern Ohio. Rachel Johnson, 32, and Daylan Johnson, 7, were dead at their home when her estranged husband called police shortly before 8...

Browns Not Planning “quick Hook” For Hoyer

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer doesn’t have to look over his shoulder and worry. Cleveland coach Mike Pettine said Wednesday that he’s told Hoyer, who was named the starter for this week’s opener in Pittsburgh over hyped rookie Johnny Manziel,...

Marathon issues senior notes to finance Hess purchase

To help finance its pending purchase of Hess Corp.’s retail business this month, Marathon Petroleum Corp. has priced $1.95 billion in unsecured senior notes in a public offering. The notes are being offered in three series: $750 million in 3.625 percent senior notes due 2024....

Cooper Tire names new treasurer

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s Tom Lause, controller for global operations, has been named treasurer of the company. He was elected by the board of directors. In addition to the treasurer role, Lause will also assume responsibility for the tax function at Cooper. As he takes on...

Marathon’s Heminger says company not interested in buying Citgo refineries

When Marathon Petroleum Corp. President Gary Heminger said Tuesday that the location of Citgo’s refineries is interesting, some media outlets reported that Marathon “expressed interest” in the refineries. The refineries reportedly are for sale. But Heminger, who was answering an...