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Lawyers Seek To Question Neo-Nazi Website Publisher’s Family

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers suing a neo-Nazi website’s publisher are asking for court-ordered permission to question the man’s relatives about his whereabouts. Attorneys for a Muslim-American radio host who sued The Daily Stormer’s publisher, Andrew Anglin,...

Former Auburn Track Assistant Files Discrimination Suit

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A former Auburn assistant track and field coach has filed a federal lawsuit alleging discrimination and assault by a colleague. Adrian Ghioroaie’s suit filed in United States Middle Distrcit Court on Oct. 16 names the university’s board of trustees...

Familiar Outcome: Bengals Flattened By Steelers In Big Game

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals tried to tiptoe around the importance of another season-defining game in Pittsburgh by ignoring the series’ history of lopsided outcomes and ugly moments. They wound up with more of both. A in Pittsburgh on Sunday reinforced the gap between the...

Gas Pipeline Explosion Kills Man Doing Maintenance Work

NAVARRE, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff’s office says a natural gas pipeline explosion in Ohio killed a man doing maintenance work. The explosion Monday killed a Columbia Gas Transmission pipeline worker and caused a large gas leak just south of Canton that forced authorities to...

Man Working On Natural Gas Pipeline Killed In Northeast Ohio

NAVARRE, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff’s office says a natural gas pipeline explosion in Ohio killed a man doing maintenance work. The explosion Monday killed a Columbia Gas Transmission pipeline and caused a large gas leak just south of Canton that forced authorities to evacuate...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Plain Dealer, Oct. 21 When will FirstEnergy Corp. accept that no means no? Over and over, the utility has been denied its attempts in Ohio to prop up its uncompetitive nuclear plants with...

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...

Student Admits Killing Roommate After Fast-food Argument

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college student has pleaded guilty to stabbing his roommate to death after they argued over fast food. University of Akron student Kendal Scheid pleaded guilty Monday to involuntary manslaughter in the death of 23-year-old Duncan Unternaher. Police say...

Woman Indicted In Boy’s Fatal Drug Overdose At Sleepover

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A woman has been indicted on involuntary manslaughter and child-endangering charges in the death of a 12-year-old boy who authorities say died from a fentanyl (FEHN’-tuh-nihl) overdose during a sleepover at her Ohio apartment. The Franklin County...

Ex-big Leaguer Ray Knight Arrested, Charged With Assault

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Former Major Leaguer and current television analyst Ray Knight has been charged with assault following an incident in his northern Virginia home. Fairfax County Police said they were called to Knight’s home in the Alexandria area at about 4 a.m....