Body Of Man Who Went Overboard In Sandusky Bay Recovered

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — State officials say the body of a man who went missing while boating in northern Ohio’s Sandusky Bay has been recovered. the body of 28-year-old Justin Fedele was found Friday afternoon along the Sandusky shoreline. Fedele fell overboard April 27. He...

Deputy Wounded, Suspect Killed In Ohio Shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say a sheriff’s deputy is in critical condition and a suspect is dead after a shooting. The Columbus Dispatch the Franklin County deputy was shot shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday. No names or other details were released. The Franklin...

Lindor Hits 2 HRs, 2 Doubles To Help Indians Beat Royals 6-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor homered twice and and doubled twice to help the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Saturday. Lindor hit solo home runs in the third and seventh, and scored four runs. His third career four-hit game extended the All-Star...

New Ohio Exhibit Explores History Of Blacks In Comic Books

WILBERFORCE, Ohio (AP) — A new exhibit explores the history of blacks in comic books as the film “Black Panther” spurs interest in black comic book characters. “Behind the Mask: Black Power in Comics” opens Saturday at the National Afro-American Museum...

Did A Labrador Mix Snap A Group Selfie? Looks That Way

LOVELAND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio dog daycare photo has gone viral for capturing what looks like a group of four-legged friends taking a selfie. The Cincinnati Enquirer Go Fetch Dog Daycare and Boarding in Loveland originally posted the photo of the group March 30. A black Labrador...

Man Who Threatened Congressman Gets 3-year Prison Sentence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who left a voicemail message at an Ohio congressman’s office mentioning a June shooting at a baseball practice for members of Congress has been sentenced to more than three years in prison. Judge Michael Watson on Friday sentenced 69-year-old...

Student Returns To Lacrosse Field After Brain Aneurysm

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio high school senior has returned to the lacrosse field nearly six months after suffering a life-threatening brain aneurysm. WCPO-TV David Moskowitz was just another student at Sycamore High School in Cincinnati when on Dec. 17 he experienced a tingling...

Birders Descend On Lake Erie Shore To Spot Rare Songbirds

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nature makes no promises, but with just a smidge of good fortune, spending part of a May day in any of Northwest Ohio’s birding hotspots could afford you the opportunity to see a ruby-crowned kinglet, a Cape May warbler, a gnatcatcher, a warbling vireo,...

Ornamental Pear Trees Are Beautiful But They Are Invasive

CINCINNATI (AP) — It’s finally spring and the callery pear trees — white and beautiful — along highways and suburban cul-de-sacs are flowering again. Once called a “marvel” by those who first brought them to America, they are now described as a scourge on the...

Ohio Saw Record Number Of Tourists Visiting State In 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio tourism officials say the state saw a record 219 million tourism visits last year, up from 212 million in 2016. TourismOhio director Matt MacLaren the increase is due to a variety of factors, such as Cedar Point and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium adding...