At Least 1 Dead In Fiery Tractor-trailer Crash In Ohio

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — A tractor-trailer has crashed and burst into flames on a highway in central Ohio, killing at least one person. Dublin police Lt. Steve Farmer says authorities believe the driver is the only person killed in the crash Monday morning in the Columbus suburb....

Woody Harrelson jokes about new role in Star Wars spinoff

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Woody Harrelson recently confirmed he’s playing Han Solo’s mentor in the next “Star Wars” movie, but the actor jokes about his own ability to lead. “I wouldn’t choose me,” the actor shrugged and then laughed...

Associated Press Boys State Basketball Poll

The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right: Others receiving 12 or more points: Westerville S. 26. Springfield 26. Cols. Northland 21. Hilliard...

Browns Sign Linebacker Jamie Collins To 4-year Contract

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have signed linebacker Jamie Collins to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not immediately known. A former Pro Bowler, Collins made a major impression during the eight games he started after arriving via trade from New England in...

Starn recommended to succeed Niemeyer as judge

Findlay Municipal Court Judge Jonathan Starn, 48, a Republican, was the only person who applied for the Hancock County Common Pleas Court judge seat vacated by Judge Joseph Niemeyer. His name now will be submitted to Gov. John Kasich for approval. The Hancock County Republican...

Kerry Washington calls on women to support women at Sundance

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Oliva Pope gets a lot of credit for being a powerful woman, but it’s the woman behind the fictional character who is helping to create real change in an industry that’s woefully lacking in women and people of color behind the camera. Kerry...

Browns Football Boss Sashi Brown Not Attending Senior Bowl

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns vice president of football operations Sashi Brown will not attend this week’s Senior Bowl following back surgery. A team spokesman said Brown underwent the procedure last week and is not permitted to travel while he recovers. He should be cleared in...

Minnesota author Kelly Barnhill wins Newbery Medal

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Before winning the most prestigious prize in children’s literature, Kelly Barnhill took a little detour. Barnhill, named Monday as this year’s winner of the John Newbery Medal for her fantasy novel “The Girl Who Drank the Moon,”...

Mihalik: Diversion channel, I-75 widening could still be paired

There is still a chance excavation of the Eagle Creek diversion channel could line up with the Interstate 75 widening project, providing a ready spot for tons of dirt expected to be displaced by the channel, Mayor Lydia Mihalik told the Findlay Rotary Club. The mayor, who gave an...
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Stephen Colbert to host Emmys on CBS in September

AP Photo/Greg Allen NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert will host the annual Emmy Awards telecast, this year to be shown on his home network of CBS. The annual awards show honoring the best in television will take place on Sept. 17 in Los Angeles. Colbert is host of the...