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Toledo’s Last Abortion Clinic Fights To Stay Open

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The last abortion clinic left in Toledo has taken another legal step in its struggle to survive. Capital Care Network filed a legal brief with a state hearing officer this week arguing that it’s appropriate under a new Ohio law to have a transfer...

GOP Convention Dream Ends For Vegas And Cincinnati

WASHINGTON (AP) — The odds of hosting the Republican Party’s next presidential convention have improved for Dallas, Denver, Cleveland and Kansas City, Missouri. Two other players, Las Vegas and Cincinnati, have folded. The four remaining cities will be making in-city...

AHL Playoff Glance

Wednesday, April 23: Springfield 3, Providence 2, OT Friday, April 25: Providence 2, Springfield 1, OT Saturday, April 26: Springfield 3, Providence 2 Tuesday, April 29: Providence 6, Springfield 3 Saturday, May 3: Providence 6, Springfield 3 Friday, April 25: Manchester 2,...

Ohio Measles Outbreak Grows To 143 Confirmed Cases

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — The number of confirmed cases in measles outbreak in Ohio has more than doubled over the past 10 days. The Ohio Department of Health reports 143 confirmed cases of the highly contagious respiratory illness in six counties. About two-thirds of those cases...

Roll Call Service Honors Fallen Soldiers In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A roll call memorial service is honoring some U.S. service members from western Ohio who died during conflicts from World War II to the present. The roll call at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Friday near Dayton involves reading aloud the names...
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Thai stocks sink on coup, other world markets gain

A passer-by looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, May 23, 2014. Japan’s Nikkei 225 was up 0.9 percent at 14,473.19 after the dollar climbed to near 102 yen overnight. A weaker yen is a plus for Japan’s powerhouse export...

Military base among last habitat for butterflies

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — An undeveloped stretch of native prairie in south Puget Sound offers one of the few habitats in the world where a two-inch colorful checkered butterfly thrives. It also happens to be the main artillery impact range for Joint Base...
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Tennessee brings back the electric chair

FILE – In this March 25, 2014, file photo, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam speaks at a luncheon in Nashville, Tenn. The Republican governor on Thursday, May 22, 2014, signed a bill into law to allow the state to electrocute inmates on death row in the event that drugs used for...

Prosecutors say devoted husband is kidnap-rapist

BELL GARDENS, Calif. (AP) — The California woman who says she was kidnapped by her mother’s boyfriend a decade ago appeared happy at her birthday party last month, but became more distant and private after reuniting with her mother, a neighbor said. “She was...

Crews Clean Highways Overwhelmed By Ohio Floods

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Transportation crews have begun cleaning up highways overwhelmed by flash floods that trapped drivers in deep water and stopped traffic for hours in southwest Ohio. The Ohio Department of Transportation plans to study the flooding and issue a report. The...