Backers Of Drug Price Issue To Air Documentary In 6 Cities

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The frustrated promoter of an Ohio ballot initiative aimed at lowering prescription drug prices says his campaign plans to air an hour-long documentary around the state so voters can get a complete and accurate picture of what’s being proposed. In a...

Universities: No Decision On White Nationalist’s Speech

CINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University said Thursday they weren’t ready to announce decisions on a demand they allow white nationalist leader Richard Spencer to speak on campus. Attorney Kyle Bristow earlier wrote emails to UC and Ohio...

Watson Shines For Texans As Kizer Struggles With Browns

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans and Cleveland Browns both looked to rookies to start at quarterback this season. While Houston’s Deshaun Watson has improved each week since taking over at halftime of the season opener, Cleveland’s DeShone Kizer has struggled so much...

Study envisions bicycle, pedestrian trails along river

Potential bicycle and pedestrian trails, stretching from Broad Avenue to Riverside Park, are the focal point of a study by the Stantec engineering firm about how to use the green space created over the past 10 years by clearing the Blanchard River floodway as it winds through...

Bengals TE Tyler Eifert Out For Season With Back Injury

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert will miss the rest of the season with a back injury that has put his career in jeopardy. The fifth-year veteran missed half of last season with ankle and back injuries. He had surgery on a disc in his back last December. He...

Congressional Delegates Bridge Party Lines In Amazon Pitch

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The congressional delegation in closely divided Ohio is bridging partisan differences to pitch the state as the ideal location for Amazon’s second North American headquarters. In an Oct. 5 letter obtained by The Associated Press, both Ohio senators and...

Lawsuit: Police Mishandled Arrest Of Man On Drugs Who Died

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal civil rights lawsuit in Ohio alleges police mishandled the arrest of a man on drugs who later died in a hospital. The complaint filed Thursday by Jaron Thomas’ estate says Columbus police were improperly trained and supervised in handling...

Court Clears Way For 6-game Suspension Of Cowboys’ Elliott

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court cleared the way for the NFL to impose a six-game suspension on Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott over domestic violence allegations on Thursday, siding with the league in the latest high-profile fight over its ability to punish...

Ohio College’s Board Meets Ahead Of Lawsuit Threat

CINCINNATI (AP) — University of Cincinnati officials plan a special meeting ahead of a threatened lawsuit by an attorney for associates of white nationalist leader Richard Spencer. The Ohio school’s board of trustees scheduled a Thursday afternoon closed session to discuss...

Bengals’ Out-of-character Coaching Change Makes A Difference

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals resist making big changes during a season. They’ve done it only a handful of times throughout their 50-season history. By going against their stripes, they may have saved this season. After two home games without a touchdown, Cincinnati Ken...