Detention For Man Accused Of Selling Gun Used To Kill Police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ordered continued detention for a man accused of providing the gun used in the fatal shooting of two Ohio police officers. Federal prosecutors say Gerald Lawson, of suburban Cleveland, bought the handgun for shooting suspect Quentin Smith last...

Bluiett Scores 37, No. 4 Xavier Beats Seton Hall 102-90

CINCINNATI (AP) — Trevon Bluiett followed his worst shooting performance of the season with a 37-point effort, and No. 4 Xavier held on for a 102-90 victory over Seton Hall on Wednesday night, securing the Musketeers’ hold on first place in the Big East. Xavier (24-3, 12-2)...

Livingston Scores 29 Points, George Mason Beats Dayton 85-67

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Otis Livingston II scored 29 points and made a career-high seven 3-pointers to lead George Mason to an 85-67 victory over Dayton on Wednesday night. George Mason (12-14, 6-7 Atlantic 10 Conference) has won three of its last four games since snapping a...

Ex-Heisman Winner Manziel Attempts Comeback In Spring League

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel says he’s making a football comeback. Manziel announced Wednesday that he’ll participate in the developmental Spring League in Austin, Texas, which will play from March 28 to April 15. The...

2 injured in Lima Avenue crash

Two people were injured when two pickup trucks collided about 5:19 p.m. today on the Lima Avenue curve near the Findlay Airport, city police reported. Taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance were Alana Kizer, 11, of Bluffton, a passenger in one of the trucks who...

Proposed New Ohio Agency Could Shift Influence On Education

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Republican state lawmaker has proposed putting Ohio’s governor fully in charge of K-12 education. A bill proposed Wednesday would join Ohio’s departments of Education and Higher Education and a state workforce development office as part of a...

Cordray Accepts Endorsement Of 3rd Former Rival In Ohio Race

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A third Democrat has left Ohio’s governor’s race and endorsed former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray. Ex-state Rep. Connie Pillich’s anticipated withdrawal Wednesday left no woman leading a Democratic ticket — but she, Cordray and...

Police Shoot 2 Men During Break-in At Ohio Farm Store

LAKEMORE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two men involved in a break-in at a farm supply store have been shot by police. The Akron Beacon Journal the shooting happened early Tuesday after a van backed into a police cruiser in the village of Lakemore, about 8 miles (13 kilometers)...

Sheriff’s office asking for public help in Rice murder investigation

Hancock County sheriff’s deputies are asking members of the public who may have seen Danielle Rice on the weekend she was killed to come forward. Detective Sgt. Jason Seem, the lead investigator on the case, said Wednesday the sheriff’s office believes Rice, 28, of Findlay, was...