Inconsistent Ohio State working to smooth out passing game

COLUMBUS — Whether Ohio State can beat Clemson in the College Football Playoff Saturday could depend on which version of the wildly inconsistent Buckeyes offense shows up to play in the desert. Will it be [...]

Nicklaus keeping busy with project in Turkmenistan, a country where golf is rare

ORLANDO, Fla. — Jack Nicklaus has been designing and building golf courses around the world for the last four decades, and most of his work has been overseas during the last 10 years. But his [...]

Central Ohio hunters bag fewer deer during annual gun season

Hunters took 8 percent fewer deer throughout the central Ohio region of Franklin County and its six bordering counties during the weeklong deer-gun season last week. There were 3,557 white-tailed deer checked in throughout the [...]

Chinese volleyball game in Boston in the crosshairs of development

BOSTON — A modest asphalt court that served as a nursery for a unique style of volleyball played by Chinese immigrants across the country now stands in the way of development, touching off a battle [...]

Among NFL players’ main challenges: managing big bucks

NEW YORK (AP) — Playing in the NFL brings many challenges. Money management might not seem to belong on that list. Yet experts say it should be a high priority — even for players just [...]

Ohio State-Michigan tradition has playoff implications again

COLUMBUS — Never mind that No. 2 Ohio State’s clash with No. 3 Michigan this week is the most meaningful contest between the bitter rivals in a decade. In Columbus, the game against “The Team [...]