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y-clinched division ___ Arizona 70, Portland 59 Jacksonville 34, Spokane 28 Tampa Bay 56, Philadelphia 49 Pittsburgh 65, New Orleans 26 Orlando 58, San Antonio 39 Cleveland 86, Iowa 49 San Jose 63, Los Angeles 35 Jacksonville at Orlando, 7:30 p.m. Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 6...

Dodgers Fan Accused Of Defying Ohio Ballpark Ban

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Los Angeles Dodgers fan has been accused of trespassing and making threats at the Cincinnati ballpark that he was banned from six years ago. Forty-year-old Troy Sexton of Hurricane, West Virginia, was arrested Tuesday night at the Dodgers-Reds game. Police say...

Ohio Man Could Face Life For Human Trafficking

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge could sentence a northeast Ohio man to life in prison for prostituting young women he kept hooked on heroin. Thirty-eight-year-old Jeremy Mack of Elyria (eh-LEER’-ee-uh) is being sentenced Thursday by a federal judge in Akron after being convicted...

Ohio Man Convicted Of Killing 4 In Townhome

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A 22-year-old man could face the death penalty after a jury convicted him of aggravated murder in the slayings of four people in a northeast Ohio townhome last year. The jury in Akron found Derrick Brantley guilty on Wednesday of charges including aggravated...

Ohio Funeral Director Gets 3 Years In Thefts

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A former funeral director in northeast Ohio who admitted stealing more than $250,000 from customers who prepaid for funeral arrangements has been sentenced to three years in prison. A judge in Warren sentenced 52-year-old Robert McDermott Sr. on Wednesday. The...
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Wow! That was Quick!

Milepost 841 About a week ago, I told you about the Digital Fox NKP stock cars and the Accurail 50′ plugdoor boxcars. I also mentioned that I ordered some of each. It was only about four days later that my packages both came in the mail and I was able to check out the loot....

Body In Tree At Ohio School Is Likely Suicide

BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities near Cleveland say the body found hanging in a tree outside an elementary school is a likely suicide victim. Police said in a news release that the body of a 24-year-old man was found hanging in a tree Wednesday morning at the back of Hilltop...

Ohio Man Gets 11 Years For Killing Stepson

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison as part of a plea deal in the fatal stabbing of his stepson in December. Fifty-year-old John Cainion was sentenced Wednesday in Cincinnati after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the slaying of his...

Ohio’s Economic Growth Matched Nation’s Last Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Newly released numbers show Ohio matched the growth of the national economy last year. That makes the fourth straight year that growth in the Buckeye State either matched or surpassed the national average after trailing the nation for years heading into the...

Water main leak closes part of Park Street

A portion of Park Street in Findlay, between Second and Third streets, is closed today while city crews work to repair a water main leak in the 1100 block of Park Street. It is unknown how long the repair will take or if it will disrupt water service in that area.