Ohio student-athlete badly hurt in makeshift pool at party

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities and family members say a freshman basketball player at Wright State University was critically injured after hitting his head while jumping into a shallow, makeshift pool during an off-campus party in another Ohio university town.

 

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Defendant in triple slaying dies in jump from court balcony

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A man charged with setting a fire that killed a girl he was accused of raping and her grandparents jumped to his death from a fourth-floor courthouse balcony on Monday, the day before jury selection in his death penalty trial.

 

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