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Piers Morgan ends CNN show with gun-control plea

LOS ANGELES (AP) — CNN host Piers Morgan ended his show’s three-year run with a plea for U.S. gun control. Morgan devoted the final minutes of “Piers Morgan Live” Friday night to the issue that he said has been a consistent and often controversial part...

Ferris State Beats Colgate 1-0 In NCAA Tourney

CINCINNATI (AP) — Gerald Mayhew scored a power-play goal midway through the first period, and C.J. Motte made it stand up by turning away 35 shots Friday, leading Ferris State to a 1-0 victory over Colgate in the NCAA tournament regional semifinals. The second-seeded Bulldogs...

Ohio Newspaper: Military Police Detain Journalists

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A newspaper reports that military police detained a reporter and a photographer outside a tank plant in northwest Ohio after the photographer took pictures of the plant’s exterior. The Blade in Toledo (http://bit.ly/1laRVT0) says its reporter Tyrel...

GM recalls Cruze compacts to fix front axle shafts

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling 172,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars because the right front axle shaft can fracture and separate while being driven. The recall affects cars from the 2013 and 2014 model years equipped with 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder...

Mumps Cases In Central Ohio Outbreak Now Top 100

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials monitoring a central Ohio mumps outbreak say the viral illness has now affected more than 100 people. Eighty-one of the 103 confirmed cases reported Friday are linked to Ohio State University. Those infected range in age from 4 to 58. The...

Findlay firefighters battle duplex fire

Findlay firefighters have doused a duplex fire  at 105 S. Cory St. in downtown Findlay, near the library. The blaze was reported at 9:20 p.m. No injuries were reported. Witnesses said there are two units in the duplex, and the fire apparently started in the upstairs unit. The...
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Michigan holds on late to beat Tennessee 73-71

Michigan’s Jordan Morgan and Tennessee’s Jarnell Stokes go after a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal college basketball tournament game Friday, March 28, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) Michigan’s Jordan...
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UConn holds off Iowa St 81-76 in Sweet 16 at MSG

Iowa State’s Dustin Hogue reacts after his team lost 81-76 to Connecticut in a regional semifinal of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Friday, March 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Iowa State’s Dustin Hogue reacts after his team lost...
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MLB toughens drug agreement after Biogenesis

FILE – In this Dec. 3, 2013, file photo, Tony Clark, executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association, answers questions during a news conference in San Diego. At rear is executive board member Jeremy Guthrie. People familiar with the negotiations tell...

Ohio Couple Drops Lawsuit Over Gay Marriage Ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A gay married couple who had trouble getting family coverage under the federal health care law have dropped their lawsuit seeking to overturn Ohio’s gay marriage ban. Al Cowger Jr. and Tony Wesley Jr. married in New York in 2012 and live in suburban...