Severino, Judge Help Yanks Top Indians 7-3 To Force Game 5

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino bounced back from his playoff debacle, slumping Aaron Judge delivered a big hit and the New York Yankees took advantage of shoddy defense by Cleveland to beat the Indians 7-3 Monday night and push their AL Division Series to a decisive Game 5. Gary...

Lt. Gov. Taylor makes campaign swing through Findlay

Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor made an early campaign swing through Findlay on Monday in her bid for Ohio governor. She said the gubernatorial race, which isn’t until next year, is already garnering a lot of attention statewide. Taylor was the guest speaker at the Hancock County Republican...

Fostoria man killed in Ohio 12 accident

FOSTORIA — A Fostoria man was killed and another seriously injured in a head-on collision on Ohio 12, east of Fostoria, Monday afternoon, the Fremont post of the State Highway Patrol reported. According to the patrol, a Dodge Durango driven by Lee McCumber, 40, of Fostoria, was...

Reds Starter Rookie Davis Has Shoulder, Hip Surgery

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds right-hander Rookie Davis had surgery Monday to repair a torn labrum and remove a bone spur in his right hip. His recovery is expected to extend into spring training. He made his major league debut this season and went 1-3 with an 8.63 ERA in six starts and...

Wade To Start At Guard For Cavaliers, Smith Coming Off Bench

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dwyane Wade and LeBron James are starting together again. Cavaliers coach Tryonn Lue announced Monday that Wade will start at shooting guard alongside Derrick Rose in Cleveland’s remodeled backcourt. Wade recently signed as a free agent with the Cavs,...

Huskers Guard Against Losing Confidence With Buckeyes Coming

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Coming off a three-touchdown loss to Wisconsin, Nebraska will face a top-10 opponent for the second straight week. Next up is No. 9 Ohio State (5-1, 3-0 Big Ten), which beat the Cornhuskers by 59 points in Columbus last year. The Huskers (3-3, 2-1) are...

AP Ohio High School Football Poll List

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press poll of 2017, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): For release 6:30 p.m. Monday...

Police: Officer Shoots, Injures 16-year-old Boy Who Had Gun

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say officers responding to a reported altercation at a home found a 16-year-old armed suspect, and one officer shot the teen. A Columbus police statement says the teen was taken to a hospital in stable condition with injuries that weren’t...

‘Shaken’ Jackson Undecided On Browns’ QB Situation

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Hue Jackson made a drastic decision on Sunday with DeShone Kizer. Now he’s got a bigger one: keep the rookie quarterback on the bench or play Kevin Hogan. And as weighs the pros and cons on how to best handle Cleveland’s latest quarterbacking...

Family Of Black Driver Shot By White Officer Sues Over Death

CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of an unarmed black driver fatally shot by a white policeman in suburban Cleveland has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit. They allege in the lawsuit filed Monday that the city of Euclid (YOO’-klihd) is responsible for policies and practices...