Prosecutor: New AG Won’t Affect Probe Of Wal-Mart Shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A federal prosecutor says the review of a black man’s fatal shooting by a white police officer in an Ohio Wal-Mart won’t be affected when Republican President-elect Donald Trump takes office. Officer Sean Williams shot John Crawford III at the...

Police: Officer Fatally Shoots Driver Who Fled Ohio Crash

HUDSON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a driver who ran from a crash on the Ohio Turnpike was fatally shot when an officer tracked him down in a wooded area and a struggle ensued. Hudson police say the male driver was traveling at a fast speed when he sideswiped another vehicle and his...

NFL Moves Buccaneers-Cowboys To Prime Time Dec. 18

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has moved the Tampa Bay-Dallas game on Dec. 18 to prime time. As part of its flex scheduling for Sundays, the league switched the Buccaneers’ visit to the Cowboys, who already have clinched a playoff berth. Tampa Bay is 7-5 and tied for the NFC South...

Columbus Library Will No Longer Fine For Overdue Materials

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The public library system in Ohio’s capital will stop charging fines for overdue materials starting Jan. 1. The Columbus Metropolitan Library says it will instead rely on its existing policy of blocking use of a customer’s library card to...

Ohio Teen Faces Juvenile Charges In Fatal Shooting Of Father

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A 15-year-old Ohio girl won’t be tried as an adult in the fatal shooting of her sleeping father. Prosecutors in Trumbull County have decided to keep the case in juvenile court The man’s wife says he had abused her for years and that her daughter...

Puppy Given Alcohol Leads To Charges For 3 Ohio Residents

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Three Ohio residents accused of giving alcoholic drinks to a puppy have been charged with misdemeanor cruelty to a companion animal after one of the defendants posted a picture of the passed-out dog on Facebook. The Star-Beacon ( ) reports the three adults...

Ohio Man To Be Sentenced In Plot To Attack US Capitol

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 22-year-old man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group will soon find out how many more years he must serve in prison. Christopher Lee Cornell of suburban Cincinnati was arrested by the FBI Jan. 14, 2015. He...

Flyers-Predators Sums

First Period_1, Philadelphia, Simmonds 12 (Schenn, Voracek), 18:12 (pp). Penalties_Simmonds, PHI, (tripping), 10:04; Nashville bench, served by Ribeiro (too many men on the ice), 12:09; Raffl, PHI, (slashing), 14:59; Fiala, NSH, (hooking), 17:00. Second Period_2, Nashville,...