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Suspect In Postal Worker Deaths To Be Tried In Federal Court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A disgruntled postal worker accused of fatally shooting his supervisor at an Ohio post office and then killing a postmaster outside her apartment will be tried in federal court. County and federal prosecutors in Columbus said Friday that sending the case to...

Mavunga Lifts No. 10 Ohio State To 77-62 Win Over Indiana

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Stephanie Mavunga had 20 points and 18 rebounds to lead No. 10 Ohio State to a 77-62 victory over Indiana on Saturday. Mavunga, the 2013 Indiana Miss Basketball from Brownsburg, Ind., sank 6 of 12 shots and 8 of 11 free throws. Linnae Harper chipped in...

Man Holding Boy Hostage, Firing At Officers Near Cincinnati

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Authorities outside Cincinnati say a man is holding a 10-year-old boy hostage at an apartment complex and has been shooting at officers and their vehicles. Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones says no one has been hurt since the hostage situation began...

1 Dead, 2 Children Critically Hurt In Ohio Mobile Home Fire

GREENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A fire at a mobile home park in western Ohio has left one woman dead and two children in critical condition. Firefighters in Greenville near the Indiana state line say a man and one other child were being treated at Dayton-area hospitals. The fire broke...

State Recognizes 125 Historic Farms In 2017

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say 125 additional farms have been registered in a voluntary state program that recognizes farms owned by the same family for at least 100 consecutive years. The Ohio Department of Agriculture announced this week that the 125 farms...

Research Aims To Predict Algae Blooms On Lakes, Rivers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Researchers along the Ohio River are trying to figure out how to predict which rivers and lakes in Ohio and other states are at risk from toxic algae. They say it could help prevent algae outbreaks and be a model for states around the nation seeing an...

Courier delivery delayed

Due to the road conditions, the delivery of the Courier may be delayed today.

Reds Reach $4.6 Million Deal With Hamilton For 2018

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have agreed to a one-year, $4.6 million contract with Billy Hamilton, avoiding arbitration with the speedy outfielder. The Reds also avoided arbitration with two other players, reaching an $860,000 deal with right-hander Anthony DeSclafani...

Canucks Rally In The Second Period To Beat Blue Jackets 5-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sven Baertschi sparked a four-goal second period for Vancouver, Jacob Markstrom had 27 saves and the Canucks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Friday night. Seth Jones put Columbus up 1-0 during a strong first period, but Vancouver power ahead in the...

Trump gives Iran nuclear deal ‘last chance’

By MATTHEW LEE AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday delivered an ultimatum to America’s European allies to fix the “terrible flaws” in the Iran nuclear deal, or he’ll pull the U.S. out in a few months’ time. Trump made the threat as he extended...