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Last-in Syracuse Rallies For 60-56 Win Over Arizona State

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Freshman Oshae Brissett had a double-double and led Syracuse’s second-half comeback, and the Orange — the last team to make the NCAA Tournament — held on for a 60-56 victory over Arizona State on Wednesday night in the First Four. The 11th-seeded Orange...

Ohio Students Walk Out Of Classes, Hold Rally At Statehouse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A high-school student whose cousin was killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting was among hundreds of Ohio students to descend on the Statehouse on Wednesday while thousands more across the state walked out of classes or took other action during a...

Area students, school officials mark shooting anniversary

Over 3,100 high school and university walkouts took place across the country at 10 a.m. Wednesday, including protests of varying sizes throughout Hancock County. The 17-minute walkouts coincided with the one-month anniversary of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas...

Judge Blocks Ohio Ban On Abortions Due To Down Syndrome

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has put on hold an Ohio law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome. Judge Timothy Black said Wednesday that opponents of the law are “highly likely” to successfully argue the law is...

Ohio 12 collision injures Pandora man

A Pandora man suffered minor injuries Wednesday afternoon when his pickup truck rear-ended another pickup on Ohio 12 near West Sandusky Street, on the western edge of Findlay. Brien Bowers, 55, was treated at the scene by Hanco Emergency Medical Service, the Hancock County...

Students in solidarity: Walkouts held at various area schools

  By BRENNA GRITEMAN and KATHRYNE RUBRIGHT Over 3,100 high school and university walkouts took place across the country at 10 a.m. Wednesday, including those of varying sizes throughout Hancock County and northwestern Ohio. The 17-minute walkouts coincided with the one-month...

Banks, industrials fall as trade tensions hit stocks again

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are down for the third consecutive day Wednesday as investors’ fears about tariffs and decreased international trade continue to hurt industrial companies. Banks are also falling as bond yields decline. Department stores and other retailers are...

Investigations Begin Into Ohio Fertility Clinic Malfunction

CLEVELAND (AP) — Outside investigations are beginning into what went wrong at an Ohio fertility clinic where thousands of frozen embryos and eggs may have been destroyed. Two accreditation organizations and the Ohio Department of Health say they’ll look into the clinic run...

Browns Pro Bowl tackle Joe Thomas retires

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns star left tackle Joe Thomas has retired after 11 seasons in the NFL, ending a career in which he exemplified durability, dependability and dominance. A 10-time Pro Bowler, Thomas announced his decision today after spending several months...