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...

Man Who Killed College Student Sentenced To Life, No Parole

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of the kidnapping, rape and killing of an Ohio State University student has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. A judge sentenced 30-year-old Brian Golsby in a Columbus courtroom Wednesday. Jurors had...

2 Deshler teens found dead in car submerged in creek

WESTON — Two teenage brothers from Deshler were found dead Wednesday inside a vehicle submerged in a creek near the intersection of Sand Ridge and Custar roads, west of Weston, according to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office said that at 11:20 a.m., a 911 call...