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Grandson, 4 Others Held After Ohio Man’s Slaying

ORIENT, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a grandson of an 84-year-old man was among five people arrested after the killing of the elderly central Ohio man over the weekend. A neighbor in rural Pickaway County, south of Columbus, found Thomas Whitson dead in his chair Sunday with a...

Man Charged In Fatal Ohio Amish Buggy Crash

BURTON, Ohio (AP) — Court records say the driver of an SUV has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in a crash with an Amish buggy that killed one person and injured three others in northeast Ohio. Chardon municipal court records showed that the Ohio State Highway...

Ohio Man Plans Insanity Plea In Neighbor’s Slaying

MADISON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man plans to claim he was insane when he allegedly beat and strangled a neighbor earlier this year. The (Willoughby) News-Herald (http://bit.ly/1pDYgs0) reports than attorney for 25-year-old Marvin Lambert Jr. has filed a motion with the...

Judges: Ohio Sheriff Can’t Run For Committee Post

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio sheriff has lost his bid to get on the primary ballot as a candidate for a county Democratic Party post. A panel of 10th District Court of Appeals judges — by a 2-1 vote — upheld a Franklin County Board of Elections ruling that Sheriff Zach...

Findlay students to make up snow days through extended school hours

Findlay City Schools will make up its snow days by extending the school day by one hour for 11 straight days this month. The Findlay school board approved a make-up day calender today that would extend the school day from April 8 through April 23. Ohio school districts are...

American Hockey League

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. No games scheduled Springfield at Bridgeport, 11 a.m. Portland at Worcester, 7 p.m. Lake Erie at San Antonio, 8 p.m. Milwaukee at Chicago, 8...

At A Glance

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title c-Ceased operations NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. No games scheduled Toledo at Wheeling, 7 p.m. Bakersfield at Las Vegas, 10:05 p.m. Toledo at Wheeling, 7 p.m. Cincinnati at...

United Cuts More Nonstop Flights Out Of Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — United Airlines is cutting more nonstop flights from Cleveland’s main airport after deciding to drop its money-losing hub there. The Plain Dealer ( ) reports United is cutting direct flights from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport to Baltimore and...

Ohio Voter Information For The May 6 Primary

Secretary of State Jon Husted has established uniform, early-voting hours for Ohio’s 88 counties for this year’s May 6 primary. Voters can cast absentee ballots early by mail or in person without giving any reason. The schedule for in-person voting: — Tuesday, April...

Indiana Man To Plead Guilty In Ohio Bomb Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Indiana Guardsman is ready to plead guilty to having homemade explosive devices in his vehicle when he was stopped in Ohio. Andrew Boguslawski faces 10 years in prison after signing an agreement to plead guilty to having nine unregistered bombs found in...