Centrex Plastics, Creative Plastic Concepts acquired by St. Louis company.

Two Findlay businesses, Centrex Plastics and Creative Plastic Concepts, have been acquired by a St. Louis company. American Plastics of St. Louis announced the purchase Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. The new, larger American Plastics will operate 15 facilities...

DeWine focuses on opioid crisis during Findlay campaign stop

Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine and running mate Jon Husted met with 13 local business leaders and Mayor Lydia Mihalik on Wednesday in a campaign stop in Findlay. DeWine and Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor are in a contentious race for the Republican nomination for governor...

Tigers 6, Orioles 5

DP_Baltimore 1. LOB_Baltimore 6, Detroit 6. 2B_Mancini (3), M.Machado (6), M.Cabrera (4), Castellanos (3). HR_Valencia (2), Sardinas (1), Candelario (2), M.Cabrera (2), Joh.Hicks (1), D.Machado (1). SF_A.Jones (2). Stumpf pitched to 2 batters in the 8th WP_Boyd. Umpires_Home,...

Man Convicted Of Killing Ohio Student Gets Death Sentence

WAUSEON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man convicted of killing a college student who disappeared while bicycling has been sentenced to death. A Fulton County judge on Wednesday upheld a jury’s death penalty recommendation for 59-year-old James Worley. Jurors convicted Worley three...

Ohio Inmate Dies Following Assault On Prison Guard

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say an Ohio inmate who attempted suicide following an assault on a prison guard has died. Ross County Prosecutor Matt Schmidt says inmate Byron Goodrich tried to hang himself in a cell at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville on...

Bug In Online System Puts School Testing On Pause

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Standardized testing has been placed on hold at some Ohio schools over login issues with the online system. A spokeswoman with the state Department of Education says officials learned Wednesday morning of an issue with American Institutes for Research, the...

Aging Death Row: Is Executing Old Or Infirm Inmates Cruel?

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — America’s death row is graying, and that leaves courts increasingly likely to face questions of when it becomes unconstitutionality cruel to execute the elderly and infirm. The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case this fall of 67-year-old Vernon...

Councilman Apologizes To Family Of Teen Who Died In Minivan

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati councilman has apologized for telling the family of a 16-year-old boy who became trapped and died in a minivan that “there’s no amount of money that’s going to make you happy.” The family of Kyle Plush stood up and left a...

Ohio Murder Suspect Arrested In Rural Nevada Town On I-80

CARLIN, Nev. (AP) — A suspect in an Ohio murder has been arrested in northeast Nevada after threatening to kill himself during a traffic stop in a small town along Interstate 80. Carlin Police Chief Dennis Fobes says 46-year-old Matthew Dempsey of Paulding, Ohio is being held in...

Court Blocks Law That Diverts Money From Planned Parenthood

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court has blocked an Ohio law that diverts public money from Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood says the law violates the organization’s constitutional rights by denying it public funds “in retaliation for” providing...