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AP-OH--Ohio News Digest 6 pm, OH

November 16, 2018

Good evening. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Andrew Welsh-Huggins takes the desk starting at 8 a.m. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or awelsh@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State University’s trustees will hear directly from former students who say they were sexually abused by a team doctor, allegations that span the late physician’s two decades at the school. By Julie Carr Smyth. SENT: 575 words, photos.


—JUDGE INDICTED: A federal grand jury has indicted an Ohio judge accused of stealing more than $100,000 from a former client.

—CARJACKING-WOMAN KILLED: Authorities have identified a 33-year-old Cleveland mother as the woman killed when two men entered her family’s vehicle and struck her with it.

—MURDER CONVICTIONS OVERTURNED: A jury has awarded $5 million each to three Ohio men who spent almost 20 years in jail after being wrongfully imprisoned for murder.

—UNEMPLOYMENT-OHIO: State officials say Ohio’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged from September to October.




CLEVELAND — Baker Mayfield’s got the Browns believing again. Cleveland’s rookie quarterback has given the team hope that its worst days are over. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft has thrown nine touchdown passes in his past four games and is outplaying the other top rookie QBs. By Tom Withers. SENT: 950 words, photos.


COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer hates having to defend the performance of his ninth-ranked Buckeyes, who still have a shot at winning the Big Ten and the national championship heading into Saturday’s game at Maryland. By David Ginsburg. SENT: 800 words, photos.


ORLANDO, Fla. — UCF and Cincinnati are Top 25 teams eager to show college football fans what they and the American Athletic Conference are all about. The 11th-ranked Knights and No. 19 Bearcats get a chance in a nationally televised matchup with league championship implications. By Fred Goodall. SENT: 800 words, photos.


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