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Report: Revoking Ohio Clinic’s License Was Valid

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A hearing officer says the state’s decision to revoke the license of Toledo’s last abortion clinic was valid. Capital Care Network has been fighting a state order that it close because it lacks a required patient-transfer agreement with a local...

Power Slowly Restored To Thousands In SW Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thousands of utility customers are slowly getting their power back after having gone without it most of the day in eastern Cincinnati. Roughly 8,600 locations remained without power Monday after outages started after 7 a.m. EDT. Duke Energy spokeswoman Sally...

Ohio Gov Says Pause In Renewable Targets Reasoned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is defending signing a contentious bill pausing the state’s renewable energy standards for two years as a study committee reconsiders the mandates. The Republican governor signed the legislation Friday without...

Indians Recall Lowe, Option House To Minors

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have recalled right-hander Mark Lowe from Triple-A Columbus and optioned left-hander T.J. House to the same club. Lowe was promoted Monday to help Cleveland’s overworked bullpen, which pitched 17 2-3 innings during a four-game series...

Cavaliers All-Star Irving Tries Hand At Baseball

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving tried his hand at baseball, at least for one night. Irving took fly balls and participated in batting practice with the Cleveland Indians before Monday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels. Irving, wearing an...

Notre Dame Backup Receiver Mahone Arrested In Ohio

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame reserve receiver Will Mahone is facing felony charges of assault on a police officer, intimidation of a public servant and vandalism after being arrested in his Ohio hometown. Mahone appeared before an Austintown judge Monday to face those three...

Ohio Governor Signs Sweeping Midterm Budget Bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has signed a midterm budget bill packed with policy changes. The Republican governor said Monday he’ll continue such off-year budgets if re-elected because Ohio’s two-year budget cycle moves too slowly....

Officials: Central Ohio Mumps Cases Reach 427

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has reached 427 cases across three counties. Columbus health officials on Monday reported the running total of the cases of the contagious viral illness, with 237 of those linked to Ohio State...

Ohio Probe Finds Department’s Fuel Not Tracked

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Inspector General’s investigation has concluded that more than 14,700 gallons of fuel were not accounted for from two Ohio Department of Transportation tanks. The tanks were both in Clinton County, in the Lebanon-based District 8 of the...

Former Northwest Ohio Newspaper Publisher Dies

FOSTORIA, Ohio (AP) — The former publisher of a newspaper in northwest Ohio has died. Clarence Pennington led The Review Times in Fostoria from 1980 to 1998. A funeral home in Heath where Pennington lived says he died Friday in Columbus from complications after bypass surgery. He...