Motley Crew: Surprising Bills Get Tested In Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — First place in the AFC East. A record that’s tied for second-best in the NFL. A defense that’s stingier than any other in Bills history so far. It’s been quite a start for Buffalo, which heads to Cincinnati to face a team that can bring the...

Bartender Charged With Selling Drinks To Woman, 20, Who Fell

CLEVELAND (AP) — A bartender at a Cleveland bar where a 20-year-old woman was critically injured falling from a balcony on St. Patrick’s Day has been charged with selling alcohol to someone under 21. Court records show bartender Carisa Buehner is charged with the...

Jets’ Forte Remains Sidelined, Appears Unlikely To Play

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets running back Matt Forte remains sidelined with turf toe and a knee ailment, and could miss his second straight game. Coach Todd Bowles says Thursday that it would be unlikely Forte will play at Cleveland on Sunday if he doesn’t...

Court: Bartender Who Sold Drinks To Woman Who Fell Charged

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a bartender at a Cleveland bar where a 20-year-old woman was critically injured falling from a second-story balcony on St. Patrick’s Day has been charged with selling alcohol to someone under 21. Court records show 29-year-old Carisa Buehner...

Yankees Or Indians? LeBron James Has Big Decision To Make

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James hasn’t had to make a decision this big in years. The NBA superstar planned to attend Thursday night’s playoff game between the New York Yankees and Indians along with his Cavaliers teammates, who were at several postseason games a year...

Toledo Zoo Receives 3 Orphaned Cougar Cubs From Washington

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Toledo Zoo is caring for three cougar cubs sent to Ohio from Washington state after being orphaned. Zoo officials said Thursday that one of the cubs is 10-12 weeks old. The other two are around 3 weeks old and came from a litter of four. The other two cubs...

Freight Train Derails, Sending Train Car Into Home; 1 Hurt

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say a freight train has derailed and crashed into a home in Atlanta, knocking it askew and injuring a man. Atlanta Fire Rescue officials said in a brief statement that “multiple cars” had derailed about 3 a.m. Thursday, sending one of the...

Court: Teen Competent To Stand Trial In School Shooting

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — A teen charged as an adult in an Ohio school shooting that wounded two students has been found competent to stand trial. Court documents show a Champaign County judge made the ruling in Ely Serna’s case. Serna has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity...

Police: Man Fatally Stabbed During Ohio Home Invasion

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in an Ohio home invasion has died after being stabbed by a resident at the home. Akron police say officers responded to a call about a stabbing victim inside a car around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. The man was taken to a hospital where he...

Jets-Browns Capsule

NEW YORK JETS (2-2) at CLEVELAND (0-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Jets by 2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — New York 2-2, Cleveland 0-4 SERIES RECORD — Browns lead 13-11 LAST MEETING — Jets beat Browns 31-28, Oct. 30, 2016 LAST WEEK — Jets beat Jaguars 23-20, OT; Browns lost to...