Firefighter suspended after racist Facebook post resigns

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A volunteer firefighter in Ohio suspended after a Facebook post in which he allegedly indicated he would save a dog from a burning building before a black person has resigned.


Ohio State: Dismiss ex-player's lawsuit over image use


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State wants a federal judge to dismiss a class-action lawsuit by one of its most famous football stars who alleges athletes' images were used without their permission and without compensation.

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  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Great Lakes states renew push for new lock at critical point

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials from Great Lakes states are making a renewed push to win approval of a long stalled proposal for adding a new lock to the Soo Locks complex, a critical chokepoint that connects Lake Superior to the lower Great Lakes.


  • Written by By STEVE KARNOWSKI , Associated Press

GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two powerful Kentucky Republicans have an idea to boost an economic development agency that helps Appalachia: Move it out of the nation's capital.

  • Written by By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press