Developer Charged In Corruption Probe With Over 100 Counts

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a developer has been indicted in a corruption probe on more than 100 counts related to development projects in northeast Ohio. An Ohio Attorney General’s Office statement says Dominic Marchionda and affiliated businesses were indicted...

Rose Out Of Fox TV Postseason Lineup; Ortiz, Hernandez In

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Rose is out of the Fox Sports lineup. The network says David Ortiz and Keith Hernandez have been added to the Fox studio for postseason telecasts. They’ll join Alex Rodriguez and Frank Thomas as analysts, along with host Kevin Burkhardt. The 76-year-old...

Man Indicted In Death Of Woman Set On Fire In 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor says a man who set his ex-girlfriend on fire has been indicted on more serious charges after the woman died nearly two years later. Franklin County’s prosecutor says a grand jury on Monday indicted Michael Slager on aggravated murder...

Rising Star: Indians’ Ramirez Blossoms Into MVP Candidate

CLEVELAND (AP) — Start with his stocky, stubby body that’s out of place among the chiseled physiques in a major league clubhouse. Jose Ramirez is built like someone on your softball team. Take his personality: boisterous, sometimes abrasive, usually the life of the party....

Groups Offer Differing Reasons For Record Low Ohio Abortions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups on opposing sides of the abortion debate disagree on what led to a record low number of the procedures recorded in Ohio last year. The Ohio Department of Health said in a recently released report that 20,672 abortions were performed in Ohio in 2016,...

Bluffton Council special meeting rescheduled

The special meeting of Bluffton Council scheduled for 6 p.m. tonight has been moved to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the town hall. The purpose of the meeting is to consider annexation of Bluffton University’s Swinging Bridge Nature Preserve into the village.

The Latest: University Reviewing Athletics Policy After Suit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit filed by a Youngstown State University football player convicted of rape as a teen (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Youngstown State University says it will review its policies on athletics and other student activities following the settlement...

Attempted murder charges filed in Canada car, knife attack

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday filed charges including attempted murder against a man suspected of ramming his car into a policeman, stabbing him and then injuring four people while leading officers on a high-speed chase. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif faces five counts of...

Marseille suspect released from custody day before attack

PARIS (AP) — A man who fatally stabbed two women outside Marseille’s main train station had been detained for shoplifting and released the day before the attack, and used seven fake identities in previous encounters with police, officials said Monday. French authorities are...

Collector’s heirs praise deal to recover art seized in WWII

GENEVA (AP) — The Geneva lawyer for the heirs of a Jewish woman whose art collection was seized by France’s pro-Nazi regime in World War II says they are “absolutely delighted” about a hard-won deal to recover from a Swiss town a 19th-century painting by English...