Water Park Duct Collapse Injures 5 In Ohio

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Part of a ventilation shaft has fallen into the pool area of an Ohio water park, injuring five people. The Erie County Sheriff’s Office described the injuries as minor after a large piece of the air conditioning duct, roughly 3 feet (1 meter) in...

Fertility-clinic Breakdowns Baffle Experts, Upset Couples

Simultaneous refrigeration failures at two fertility clinics in San Francisco and suburban Cleveland have damaged or destroyed potentially thousands of frozen eggs and embryos in the biggest such loss on record in the U.S. The malfunctions have left parents-to-be heartbroken and...

NCAA Tournament First: UCLA Starting In Dayton Vs Bonnies

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — UCLA’s storied NCAA Tournament history includes 18 Final Four appearances. A First Four? None, until now. The Bruins open the tournament in Dayton on Tuesday at the bottom of the bracket looking up, an unexpected development for a team that started the...

Baby Sitter Accused Of Abusing Child Who Was Left Brain Dead

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A baby sitter accused of abusing a 3-year-old girl whose family says the child was left brain dead has pleaded not guilty to charges of felonious assault and felony child endangering. Lindsay Partin pleaded not guilty Monday in a Butler County court in...

Shhh! How To Stream March Madness When The Boss Isn’t Around

NEW YORK (AP) — March Madness begins Tuesday. And that may mean strategizing to sneak in some games when the boss isn’t looking. Fortunately for you — though not your boss — all 67 games in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament will be available online. Many of the...

Owens CC narrows president search to two candidates

The Owens Community College president search is down to two candidates, one of whom is the interim president. Interim President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Robinson and former Louisiana Delta Community College Chancellor Barbara M. Hanson will participate in forums Thursday...

S Korean Firm Joins Ohio Effort To Build Petrochemical Plant

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) says a major South Korean industrial plant builder has joined Ohio’s effort to build a multi-billion dollar petrochemical plant. Kasich on Monday called the partnership between Seoul-based Daelim...

Authorities: Dead 4-year-old Was Burned, Emaciated, Bruised

EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an unresponsive, 4-year-old child pronounced dead at a suburban Cleveland hospital had burn marks and was emaciated and bruised. WEWS-TV the child was taken Sunday afternoon from a Euclid (YOO’-klihd) apartment complex to a local hospital...

UPDATED: BG Towing damaged by fire

A fire damaged a Findlay business early Monday morning in the 300 block of East Sandusky Street. Findlay firefighters were called to BG Towing, 316 E. Sandusky St., at 5:46 a.m. Smoke was showing from the building when firefighters arrived, prompting fire officials to bring in a...

Group Urges Ohio School Boards To Push For Safety Funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio School Boards Association is asking districts to adopt a that calls school violence “an epidemic” and advocates for the government to prioritize and better fund school safety efforts following the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida,...