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Study: Snack Might Help Avoid Fight With Spouse

WASHINGTON (AP) — A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right. That’s because low blood sugar can make spouses touchy, researchers propose. In fact, it...

Jail For Dad Who Overdosed At McDonald’s Play Area

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man who overdosed on heroin with his girlfriend at a McDonald’s play area near Cincinnati has been sentenced to six months in jail for child endangering. Thirty-seven-year-old Robert Palmer was sentenced Monday by a Hamilton County municipal judge. He...

Focus Shifts To Restoration At Ohio Oil Leak Site

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials are beginning to focus on restoration as crews clean up remnants of thousands of gallons of oil that leaked into a nature preserve near Cincinnati. Traces of oil could be seen on rocks along an intermittent stream in the Oak Glen Nature Preserve as...

Midwest League

___ Peoria at Lake County, 6:30 p.m. Clinton at Dayton, 7 p.m. Burlington at Fort Wayne, 7:05 p.m. Great Lakes at Beloit, 7:30 p.m. South Bend at Cedar Rapids, 7:35 p.m. Lansing at Wisconsin, ppd., snow West Michigan at Quad Cities, 8 p.m. Kane County at Bowling Green, 8:05 p.m....

Report: Cost Of Lost Ohio Inmate Property Rising

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new report says the cost of lost or stolen Ohio prison inmate property rose 28 percent over the past five years. The report by the state’s Correctional Institution Inspection Committee says the Ohio Reformatory for Women in Marysville in central Ohio...

Man arrested on robbery charge

A man indicted by the Hancock County grand jury after a Findlay robbery has been arrested. Derick R. Curry Jr., 25, address unknown, was found in Detroit and transported today to the Hancock County jail, said Lt. John Dunbar of Findlay Police Department. Investigators had...

New Ohio Gay Marriage Ballot Language Approved

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified the language in a new version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the state’s gay marriage ban. The updated amendment includes language requiring that all legally valid marriages...

Judge To Ohio: Recognize Out-of-state Gay Marriage

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of gay couples performed in other states. Judge Timothy Black’s ruling on Monday criticized the state’s “ongoing arbitrary discrimination on the basis of sexual...

Former President Clinton To Speak In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton will headline an Ohio Democratic Party event this summer. The party says Clinton will speak at its annual state dinner in Columbus on June 13. State Democratic chairman Chris Redfern says the party is thrilled to have a speaker...

Buckeyes Add Another Transfer Big Man In Thompson

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Virginia Tech’s Trevor Thompson, a 6-foot-11 sophomore, says he’s transferring to play at Ohio State. Thompson will have three years of eligibility remaining, most likely sitting out a year to begin playing in the 2015-16 season. On his Twitter...