Good morning. 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 Mark Gillispie is on the desk. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or

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— ATV-CRASH: Officials in southeastern Ohio say two teenagers riding an all-terrain vehicle were injured when they crashed into a car.

— FRONTIER AIRLINES-OHIO: Frontier Airlines has announced that it is adding nonstop service from John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Ohio to West Palm Beach, Florida.

— KINGS ISLAND-ANTIQUE CAR RIDE: Antique cars are coming back to Kings Island amusement park in Ohio. Park officials announced Thursday the cars will return in spring 2019 as part of a new attraction called Kings Mills Antique Autos.




DETROIT -- Frank Solich has accomplished a lot as Ohio's coach, but one triumph that has eluded him is a Mid-American Conference title. The Bobcats are among the favorites this year. By Noah Trister. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by 5 p.m.


MASON — Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Simona Halep are scheduled to play rain-delayed matches Friday morning before the quarterfinals begin at the Western & Southern Open. More rain is in the forecast. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 600 words by 6 p.m.


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