Cincinnati Streetcar To Get Monthly Passes For 3 Months

CINCINNATI (AP) — Monthly passes are coming to Cincinnati’s streetcar system as transit officials try to obtain federal authorization to permanently change the fare structure. A spokeswoman for the agency that oversees streetcar operations announced the limited-time offer...

Victim’s Mom Asks Ohio Lawmakers For Criminal Registry

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The mother of an Ohio college student who went missing while bicycling and was found dead days later is asking Ohio lawmakers to create a public registry that tracks people convicted of violent crimes. Sheila Vaculik told lawmakers this past week that she...

Man Blamed For 6 Deaths Asks Maine Governor For Clemency

CHARLESTON, Maine (AP) — A man blamed for the deaths of six people and serving a life prison sentence wants Maine Gov. Paul LePage to give him another chance. Seventy-five-year-old Richard Steeves told the Governor’s Board on Executive Clemency last month that he’s...

Miller And Bazelak Lead Division II All-Tournament Team

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Senior guards Braxtin Miller and Libby Bazelak led Kettering Archbishop to its third straight title to be named the outstanding players on the Associated Press Division II all-tournament team. Bazelak scored 41 points in two games, including 21 in the...

Alter Beats Hathaway Brown 58-41 For Division II Title

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Libby Bazelak and Braxtin Miller combined for 44 points for Kettering Archbishop Alter as the Knights won their third straight girls Division II title with a 58-41 win Saturday against Shaker Heights Hathaway Brown at Value City Arena. Miller had 23 points...

Ohio Lawmakers Again Seek To Eliminate Renewable Mandates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Majority Republicans in the state Legislature are again seeking to eliminate the state’s renewable energy requirements with a measure similar to one that Republican Gov. John Kasich vetoed last session. The House bill introduced this past week would...

Ferry Trip Features 32 Lake Michigan Lighthouses

MACKINAW CITY, Mich. (AP) — A five-day ferry tour will feature visits to 32 different Great Lakes lighthouses this summer. There are 80 available spots for the all-inclusive trip that takes place on northern Lake Michigan between June 5 and June 9. The tour is sponsored by the...

Records: 12-year-old, Grandpa Argued Days Before Man Killed

MOUNT HEALTHY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio court records say a 12-year-old boy and his grandfather argued and fought over doing chores in the days before the 80-year-old was killed. The boy has been charged as a juvenile with murder in the death of Fowler Agenbroad last August. The boy is...

Innocent Bystander Bitten By Akron Police Dog Sues City

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman bitten by a police dog that was chasing her trespassing neighbor is suing the city of Akron over alleged negligence by the dog’s handler. The Akron Beacon Journal reports ( ) 57-year-old Deborah Callaway claims the police dog caused her pain...

Indians 3, Rangers 2

DP_Cleveland 1, Texas 0. LOB_Cleveland 2, Texas 7. 2B_Chang (1), Mazara (2), Napoli (2). HR_Chisenhall (2), Almonte (1), Kratz (2). WP_Salazar, Wagner. Umpires_Home, John Tumpane; First, Sean Barber; Second, Adrian Johnson; Third, Travis Eggert. T_2:20. A_21,252