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Ohio boy sends note and $1 to help UAB football, which folded amid financial constraints
An Ohio boy who rooted for UAB’s football program because he loved the team’s fire-breathing dragon logo gave his hard-earned allowance to the program that recently folded amid financial constraints. Five-year-old Bennett Williams was bummed when he ...

Jones leads Ohio State vs. Alabama as 3rd stringer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cardale Jones realizes many people weren't even aware he was still playing football. It had been five years between big games — a state championship game as a junior in high school to the Big Ten title game Dec. 6 — and the only ...

Ohio set to release unemployment rate for November
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is set to release Ohio's unemployment rate for November, along with other jobs data. The report coming Friday morning from the Department of Job and Family Services is a look at unemployment across sectors, including ...

OC departure presents Ohio State, Urban Meyer with 'big hire'
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Urban Meyer coaching tree continues to bear fruit, as Ohio State offensive coordinator Tom Herman will be introduced as Houston's new head coach Friday. Herman will remain with Ohio State during its postseason run, thus prompting a ...

Ohio Ex-lawmaker Charged With Fraud To Be In Court
CINCINNATI (AP) — A former southwest Ohio lawmaker accused of misleading investors about a company’s financial status and using their money for personal gain is expected to have a new trial date set. Former state Rep. Pete Beck is scheduled in court in ...

Amid setbacks, Ohio energy tour looks on the bright side
According to a variety of industry and community leaders, Ohio still has a bright future ahead of it for renewable energy and energy efficiency. That is the message of Ohio’s Energy Future Tour, which kicked off its first public forum earlier this week ...

Inmate who escaped from Ohio prison caught after 22 years
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man who escaped from a central Ohio prison more than 22 years ago has been arrested in Indiana. The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that 71-year-old Roger Perdue was apprehended Dec. 12 in Kokomo, Indiana, where ...

Ohio State will try to mimic Auburn's results in Sugar Bowl matchup with Alabama
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Notes and observations on the Alabama Crimson Tide defense after watching the TV broadcast of their Nov. 29 game against Auburn. Alabama's most recent game was against Missouri in the SEC Championship, a game the Crimson Tide ended up ...

Ohio High Court Upholds Traffic Camera Enforcement
A divided Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday again upheld use of traffic camera enforcement by the state's municipalities, reversing a lower court after a year of legal setbacks for camera use. The Supreme Court justices ruled 4-3 to stick to its 2008 ruling ...

Ohio State Football: Joey Bosa's Crazy History with Nick Saban
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Joey Bosa still remembers his first scholarship offer. It was the summer of 2010 and the 15-year-old man-child had just wrapped up a breakthrough season at Fort Lauderdale's storied St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Like many other elite ...


Kenya's Kenyatta signs security law despite protests
Riot policemen hold their dogs as they secure the National Assembly compound in Kenya's capital NairobiNAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Friday he had signed into law anti-terrorism measures approved by parliament despite vocal protests by some opposition lawmakers who cited a threat to civil liberties and free speech. Kenyatta has faced mounting pressure to boost security since a 2013 attack by Somali al Shabaab rebels on a Nairobi mall that killed 67 people. The militant Islamist group killed more that 60 people in two attacks this month. ...

Greek lawmaker alleges bribery attempt in presidential vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A lawmaker from a small right-wing party claimed Friday that someone he did not identify had attempted to bribe him to vote in favor of electing Greece's new president.

Eight children found dead at Australian property
Police gather outside a house where eight children ranging from babies to teenagers were found dead in the northern Australian city of Cairns on December 19, 2014Eight children ranging from babies to teenagers were found dead at a home in the Australian city of Cairns Friday, police said, reportedly in a gruesome mass stabbing just days after a deadly siege in Sydney. Prime Minister Tony Abbott called the Cairns tragedy heartbreaking, with Australia already in an outpouring of national grief over Monday's dramatic standoff in Sydney, which left two hostages and the gunman dead. Cairns police said they were called to the scene in the northern city and found the bodies of the children, aged between 18 months and 15 years. A woman in her 30s, who police said is believed to be the mother of seven of the dead children, was injured in the incident in the suburb of Manoora, 10 minutes from the city centre.

China's wealth finds home in Washington state
Debbie Lin, right, of Windermere Real Estate, speaks Manderin as she shows a home for sale to Amy Hsu, left, a real estate broker who was looking at homes on behalf of a client from China, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Bellevue, Wash., as fellow broker Josh Avery, center, walks behind them. Seattle-area real estate agents are taking note of growing connections linking China and Washington state, which ranks second to California in real estate sales to Chinese buyers. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)MEDINA, Wash. (AP) — Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.

Britain moves closer to allowing women in combat
LONDON (AP) — Britain is moving closer to allowing female soldiers to take a role in close combat on the front lines.

10 Things to Know for Today
FILE - In this May 23, 2013 file photo, Boston Marathon bombing survivor Pete DiMartino, of Rochester, N.Y., and his girlfriend, Rebekah Gregory, hold hands prior to DiMartino throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in Boston. DiMartino and Gregory were injured in an explosion near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The couple were chosen for the “Dream Wedding Contest” given by Theknot.com, a wedding planning website. Gregory’s fit-and-flare Sophia Moncelli dress, the couple’s rings and location were chosen by the site’s users. The couple tied the knot last April in front of 125 people at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. Her search for the perfect wedding dress is featured in Friday night’s season finale of TLC’s popular reality show, “Say Yes to the Dress.” (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:



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