Cincinnati Fires Women’s Coach Jamelle Elliott

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jamelle Elliott was fired Wednesday as the women’s basketball coach at Cincinnati after nine years of working to revive a program that was finally back in winning form. The Bearcats went 19-13 last season — their best in 15 years — and lost to Michigan...

Hall Says It Won’t Use Chief Wahoo Logo For Future Plaques

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The baseball Hall of Fame says it no longer will use the Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo for plaques of new members. In a statement, the Hall said Wednesday that it “concurs with the commissioner’s sentiment and acknowledges the...

Schwarzenegger, Kasich Urge GOP To Move Center In Trump Era

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two of the nation’s prominent Republicans on Wednesday envisioned a future for the GOP far removed from President Donald Trump’s Twitter blasts, where inclusiveness, a kinder tone and a willingness to work with Democrats on immigration and climate...

Ottawa police investigate reported threat at high school

OTTAWA — A juvenile was questioned after the Ottawa Police Department was notified of a potential threat of violence at Ottawa-Glandorf High School on Wednesday morning. Ottawa police said the alleged threat was reported at about 9:42 a.m., and police went to the high school to...

Threat investigated at Ottawa-Glandorf High School

OTTAWA — A juvenile was questioned after the Ottawa Police Department was notified of a potential threat of violence at Ottawa-Glandorf High School on Wednesday morning. Ottawa police said the alleged threat was reported at about 9:42 a.m. and police went to the high school to...

France: Ex-leader Sarkozy charged over Libyan money claims

PARIS (AP) — Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was handed preliminary charges Wednesday over allegations he accepted millions of euros in illegal campaign funding from the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi. A judicial official told The Associated Press that investigating...

U.S. to consider Pacific Trade re-entry after other priorities

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The United States will consider rejoining a sweeping free trade agreement of Pacific Rim countries after it deals with other priorities, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific...

Hall says it won’t use Chief Wahoo logo for future plaques

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The baseball Hall of Fame says it no longer will use the Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo for plaques of new members. In a statement, the Hall said Wednesday that it “concurs with the commissioner’s sentiment and acknowledges the...

Northeast gets clobbered with fourth snowstorm in 3 weeks

NEW YORK (AP) — Spring kicked off with a wallop of wintry weather along the East Coast as the fourth nor’easter in three weeks rolled in with the potential for a foot of snow Wednesday. The first full day of the season included scenes of snow falling on blooming daffodils...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg admits mistakes — but no apology

NEW YORK (AP) — Breaking five days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm. Zuckerberg said Wednesday that Facebook has a...