Buffalo Dominates Ohio In 108-82 Win

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Perkins scored 21 points, Dontay Caruthers poured in 19 more and Buffalo pierced the century mark for the third time this season in a 108-82 win over Ohio on Saturday. Jeremy Harris added 12 points and 11 assists, Wes Clark had 12 points and 10 rebounds...

Kasich Issues Emergency Declaration Over Ohio Flooding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Concerns about continued flooding and forecasts of more rain have prompted Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY-sik) to issue an emergency declaration for 17 counties in the southern and eastern parts of the state. The declaration made Saturday afternoon allows for...

Sheriff: Man Fatally Shoots Sister, Niece Then Kills Himself

PERRY, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio Sheriff’s Office says a 62-year-old man fatally shot his sister and her daughter as the pair prepared to move out of his home and then killed himself. The bodies of Ralph Moore Jr., 59-year-old Vickie Thornhill and 19-year-old Arianna...

Authorities Investigating Shooting Deaths Of 2 Ohio Teens

MASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two teenagers were found shot in a wooded area of Ohio and authorities are trying to determine how they died. Jackson Township police say a Canal Fulton police officer checking on a 16-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy’s welfare found...

Teen Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Woman From Outside Home

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old boy has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a woman killed inside a southwest Ohio home from shots fired outside the residence. The Dayton Daily News the teen was arrested Friday in Dayton and is being held in the Montgomery...

3 Killed In Head-on Collision In Ohio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman driving the wrong way on a northeast Ohio interstate connector collided head-on with a semitrailer, killing her two young children and her brother. Youngstown police say 25-year-old Kanosha Bason, of Warren, remains hospitalized...

Ohio Has New Uses For Sediment From Lake Erie’s Harbors

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The federal agency that keeps open shipping channels along Lake Erie has settled a long dispute with Ohio over what to do with sand, soil and mud scooped out of Cleveland’s harbor. What’s next for the state is getting rid of more than 1.2 million...

Residents Worry Coal Mine Will Undo Clean Water Efforts

GLOUSTER, Ohio (AP) — As years of work to cleanse southeastern Ohio’s Sunday Creek of acid mine drainage from old coal mines start to produce cleaner water and more fish species, a new coal mine is proposed to open in the region. The prospect of a new mine opening while...

Recent Graduates Could Get $5K For Moving To Ohio City

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio city plans to offer $5,000 to help pay down student loans of recent college graduates willing to move into its urban core. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News that the “reverse scholarship” program was endorsed last week by the Hamilton...

Unions Fight Legal Battle Over Fees At Ohio Statehouse Rally

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thousands of union workers, activists, faith leaders and labor supporters are headed to the Ohio Statehouse to draw attention to upcoming arguments in a high-stakes U.S. Supreme Court case. Organizers say Saturday’s Working People’s Day of Action...