Filing: Ex-official Sought Fake Birth Certificate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio ex-deputy treasurer demanded that his wife get him a fake birth certificate from Pakistan for a passport and threatened to harm her when she refused, according to a request for a protective order she filed. Amer Ahmad has also been verbally and...

$250K Bond Set For Ohio School Bomb Threat Suspect

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has set bond at $250,000 for a man suspected of making a series of telephoned bomb threats to schools in northwestern Ohio. Investigators have said that 22-year-old Charles Tingler acknowledged making threats against schools in Oak Harbor,...

Former Browns Star Kosar Pleads To Lesser Charge

CLEVELAND (AP) — Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar (KOH’-sar) has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge after blaming knee and ankle surgeries for not performing a field sobriety test during a traffic stop last year. Kosar had been charged with...

OH-Winners

Here is a TEST list of winners of races in Ohio.

Article Describes Ancient Caribou Hunting Area

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Scientists say they’ve found evidence of prehistoric caribou hunts on the floor of Lake Huron that illustrates the sophistication of ancient peoples whose survival depended on understanding the habits of their prey. An article released Monday in the...

Discrimination Suit Can Proceed Against Ohio State

CINCINNATI (AP) — An appeals court says a doctoral program applicant can proceed with her lawsuit alleging Ohio State University discriminated against her because of a chronic disease. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that a lower court wrongly dismissed the...

Findlay not on Target’s radar, Iriti says at Rotary

Shoppers’ protracted pining for a Target will drag on, Findlay-Hancock County Economic Development Director Tony Iriti said Monday. Iriti and his predecessors have been asked for over a decade when Findlay will get an outpost of the reputed upscale discounter. “The honest answer...

Lawsuit Seeks To Overturn NC Same-sex Marriage Ban

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A coalition of clergy members filed a federal lawsuit Monday challenging North Carolina’s constitutional ban on gay marriage, saying it violated their religious freedom. The clergy members said that they’d like to perform same-sex marriage...

Browns Looking At Free Agent QB Vince Young

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Free agent quarterback Vince Young is taking a physical with the Browns and is expected to be in minicamp with the team this week. Browns general manager Ray Farmer says the team has been closely tracking Young, who hasn’t played in an NFL game since...

UF proceeding with stadium financing efforts

The University of Findlay is still in the process putting together the finances its future lacrosse/football stadium. Athletic Director Steven Rackley said an announcement on stadium financing is expected to be made in the near future, with the hope that work could start in early...