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COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Urban Meyer news conference set

COLUMBUS, Ohio— The Latest on Ohio State coach Urban Meyer‘s retirement: (all times Eastern): 1:40 p.m. Rutgers coach Chris Ash was defensive coordinator for Urban Meyer for two seasons at Ohio State, including the 2014 national championship team. He says Meyer was a great leader and was clear with both his expectations and the “culture … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Urban Meyer news conference set

The Latest: Snubbed again, UCF will face LSU in Fiesta Bowl

The Latest from college football’s bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 3:30 p.m. Central Florida’s bid for a second straight self-proclaimed national championship goes through the desert. Snubbed by the College Football Playoff for the second straight season, the seventh-ranked and undefeated Knights will face No. 11 LSU in the Fiesta Bowl on New Year’s … Continue reading The Latest: Snubbed again, UCF will face LSU in Fiesta Bowl

The Latest: Clemson nears ACC title, Buckeyes cling to lead

The Latest on college football’s championship Saturday (all times Eastern): 10:55 p.m. No. 2 Clemson is a quarter away from its fourth straight ACC championship and a likely College Football Playoff berth. The Tigers took a 35-10 lead on Pitt in the fourth quarter. Minus a dramatic Pitt rally down the stretch, the Tigers will … Continue reading The Latest: Clemson nears ACC title, Buckeyes cling to lead

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Stretch of I-10 closed for debris removal

PANAMA CITY, Fla.  — The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times Eastern): 6:45 a.m. The Florida Highway Patrol has closed an 80-mile stretch of Interstate 10 to clear debris from Hurricane Michael. In an email sent early Thursday, spokesman Eddie Elmore said the road was closed “due to extremely hazardous conditions.” The agency is … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Stretch of I-10 closed for debris removal

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

PANAMA CITY, Florida— The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 11 p.m. Forecasters say Michael is weakening but still a hurricane with 75-mph (120-kph) winds as it crosses central Georgia. The National Hurricane Center said Michael was located at 11 p.m. EDT Wednesday about 45 miles (70 kilometers) south-southwest of Macon, Georgia. The low-level … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Possible tornadoes reported in central Georgia

PANAMA CITY, Florida — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 8:45 p.m. Hurricane Michael has begun weakening as it charges across southwestern Georgia with damaging winds and rains. It has dropped from a once formidable Category 4 to a bottom-tier Category 1 storm. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said the eye of … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Possible tornadoes reported in central Georgia

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Man killed in Florida home by fallen tree

PANAMA CITY, Florida — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 7 p.m. Authorities say a Florida Panhandle man was killed by a falling tree as Hurricane Michael tore through the state. Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Anglie Hightower says they received a call around 6 p.m. Wednesday, saying a tree had crashed through … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Man killed in Florida home by fallen tree

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Reporters work in the dark as Michael hits land

PANAMA CITY, Florida — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 2:10 p.m. Local news reporters were working in the dark as Hurricane Michael made landfall in Florida’s Panhandle. The News Herald in Panama City tweeted that conditions were “getting very nasty here” as the hurricane’s eye closed in. The newsroom was running on … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Reporters work in the dark as Michael hits land