Cops: Woman Shot At Her Gender-reveal Party Wasn’t Pregnant

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman who claimed to have lost her baby during a deadly shooting at her gender reveal party in suburban Cincinnati wasn’t even pregnant, police said Monday. Colerain Township Police Chief Mark Denney said investigators only have speculation about why the...

Trian’s Peltz Seeks A Seat On Board At Procter & Gamble

NEW YORK (AP) — Activist investor Nelson Peltz is attempting to secure a seat on the board at Procter & Gamble board member, seeking faster changes at the consumer products company. Peltz’s Trian Fund Management LP, which owns about $3.3 billion worth of shares at...

Ohio City Ignores Panhandling Law After Ruling In Sign Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s capital city has stopped enforcing its panhandling law after similar laws were challenged successfully using a 2015 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in an Arizona case about church signs. Assistant city attorney Joshua Cox tells The Columbus Dispatch (...

Police Say Ohio Woman Wounded In Shooting Wasn’t Pregnant

CINCINNATI (AP) — The investigation into a deadly shooting at a suburban Cincinnati gender-reveal party has taken a strange turn. Colerain police say the woman who was the focus of the party wasn’t pregnant. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports (http://cin.ci/2u1e9mL) that Chief...

Girl Receives Girl Scout Award After Saving Grandmother

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A 13-year-old girl from Ohio has received a national Girl Scout Award for helping save her grandmother’s life. WJW-TV reports ( ) Lila Szojka received an award Sunday for courage under pressure for rescuing her grandmother when the woman...

Girl Receives Girl Scout Award After Rescuing Grandmother

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A 13-year-old girl from Ohio has received a national Girl Scout Award for helping save her grandmother’s life. WJW-TV reports ( ) Lila Szojka received an award for courage under pressure Sunday at the same Applebee’s restaurant where...

RTA Bus Hit By Gunfire In Dayton, Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio police say one rider was knocked out of their wheelchair and another suffered cuts on their face after a bullet broke the window of a bus. Officials say the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority bus was struck by gunfire Sunday evening in Dayton....

Underperforming Mets Could Be Busy Sellers At Trade Deadline

When the season began, the New York Mets thought they’d be fighting for first place this time of year. Instead, they could be one of baseball’s busiest sellers before the July 31 trade deadline. Surprisingly poor pitching and another string of injuries to top players...

Researchers To Study Why Columbus Area Has So Many Evictions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new research project is intended to help determine why the county that includes Columbus has Ohio’s busiest eviction court and such high numbers of people forced to leave their homes. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports Franklin County has nearly...

Scuffling Mets Could Be Big Sellers At Trade Deadline

When the season began, the New York Mets thought they’d be fighting for first place this time of year. Instead, they could be one of baseball’s busiest sellers before the July 31 trade deadline. Surprisingly poor pitching and another string of injuries to top players...