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Winner Of $1.5M Hoosier Lotto Drawing Must Claim By Thursday

HANOVER, Ind. (AP) — Whoever bought a Hoosier Lotto ticket worth $1.5 million in southern Indiana last fall has until Thursday evening to claim their winnings. The winning ticket for the Oct. 28, 2017, Hoosier Lotto drawing was sold at a Circle K convenience store in the Ohio...

Photos Show 2 Great Lakes Electric Cables Were Severed

MACKINAW CITY, Mich. (AP) — Officials say underwater photos show two electric cables were severed in what Michigan’s attorney general says was a tugboat anchor strike in the waterway that connects Lake Huron and Lake Michigan. An investigative team led by the U.S. Coast...

Findlay house damaged by fire

A kitchen fire forced two residents from a Brookview Court home Tuesday night, the Findlay Fire Department reported. Firefighters were called to 1012 Brookview Court at 6 p.m. when a neighbor reported seeing flames from the kitchen of the house. Both residents were able to safely...

UNC Adding Ohio State RB Antonio Williams As Transfer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina will add Ohio State transfer Antonio Williams to its backfield. The school announced Tuesday that the running back is transferring with two years of eligibility remaining after he sits out this fall due to NCAA rules. He played in 12 games...

High 5: LeBron, Cavaliers Set For Critical Game With Pacers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — By now, LeBron James is usually getting some rest in the NBA playoffs. The Pacers are making him work much harder than he has in years. After splitting the first four games, Indiana and Cleveland will meet on Wednesday night in the critical Game 5 of a...

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in apparent suicide attempt

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in a possible suicide attempt in the 1900 block of Broad Avenue Tuesday afternoon, according to the Findlay police. Several witnesses told police a male and female were seen arguing at 3:19 p.m. while walking south on the sidewalk along Broad...

Prosecutor: Suspected Nightclub Shooter Threatened Witnesses

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say a man facing trial in a Cincinnati nightclub mass shooting that left two people dead and 15 injured received help from a jail inmate to bribe and intimidate witnesses. Hamilton County Assistant Prosecutor David Prem said Tuesday the bribery...

Tough Choice: Browns Mulling 4 Quarterbacks With No. 1 Pick

CLEVELAND (AP) — As far as Cleveland fans are concerned, only one quarterback fits all the essential criteria for the Browns to draft him with the No. 1 overall pick. His last name? Darnoldallenrosenmayfield. With the NFL draft quickly approaching, the team’s die-hard...

Shale Pipeline Operator To Pay Fine In Air Pollution Case

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A company that processes and transports natural gas and natural gas liquids in Ohio’s and Pennsylvania’s shale fields is agreeing to pay $610,000 to settle complaints by Pennsylvania and the federal government that it was violating air pollution...

Blue Jackets Good Again, Just Not Good Enough For Next Level

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a season of broken records and firsts for the Columbus Blue Jackets, one of the most important eluded them again: winning a playoff series. The Blue Jackets’ promising season fizzled out in Game 6 of their opening-round series against the Washington...