Steelers’ Tomlin: Injured DE Tuitt Could Play Vs. Vikings

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The anxiety among the Pittsburgh Steelers after defensive end Stephon Tuitt left two plays into their season-opening win over Cleveland with a left biceps injury has been replaced by something else: optimism. Not only will Tuitt be back in the huddle at some...

School Employee Accused Of Making Bomb Threats

MILFORD, Ohio (AP) — A 24-year-old school employee is facing charges after police say she made bomb threats against an Ohio school district near Cincinnati. Katherine Deel has been charged with obstructing justice and inducing panic after police say she sent threatening letters...

Big Ten Will Increase Week 1 Conference Games In 2020, ’21

The Big Ten will increase its number of conference football games in the opening weeks of the season in 2020 and 2021. There also is a change in rivalry week in schedules announced Tuesday. Iowa will meet Wisconsin and Nebraska will play Minnesota the last week of the regular...

Police: Couple Bound, Gagged, Duct Taped 4-year-old Twins

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man and his girlfriend have been charged after police say they restrained, gagged and taped his 4-year-old twin boys to a wall. WLWT-TV reports ( ) James Howell Jr. and his girlfriend Jamie Carver have both been charged with two counts of kidnapping and...

Bengals’ ‘Pacman’ Jones Back After 1-game NFL Suspension

Adam “Pacman” Jones watched on television and winced as the Bengals stumbled through one of their worst season openers. He’s back from his NFL suspension aiming to help them get beyond it. The cornerback served a one-game suspension for his offseason arrest and...

Investigators fault driver in Tesla Autopilot crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — An inattentive driver’s over reliance on his Tesla Model S sedan’s semi-autonomous driving system and a truck driver who made a left-hand turn in front of the car are both to blame for a fatal crash last year, the National Transportation Safety...
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White House accuses Clinton of 'reckless attacks' in book

AP Photo/Seth Wenig WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is accusing former campaign rival Hillary Clinton of “propping up book sales with false and reckless attacks.” White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she’s unsure if President Donald Trump...

Study finds Asian-American characters “tokens” on TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study finds that Asian-American characters are slighted on TV programs despite progress over the last decade. Professors and scholars at six California universities studied 242 broadcast, cable and digital platform shows that aired during the...

Injury crash reported near Van Buren

An injury crash has been reported at approximately 3:20 p.m. at the intersection of Allen Township 142 and 109, southwest of Van Buren, according to scanner traffic. Allen Township Fire Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office are responding; additional details...

Investigators Fault Driver In Tesla Autopilot Crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — An inattentive driver’s over reliance on his Tesla Model S sedan’s semi-autonomous driving system and a truck driver who made a left-hand turn in front of the car are both to blame for a fatal crash last year, the National Transportation Safety Board...