Ohio troopers: Man from Mexico abducted New Jersey teen
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — State troopers in Ohio have arrested a man from Mexico who they say abducted and sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl from New Jersey.
Competing proposals could dictate sports betting in Ohio
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — While questions remain about whether sports betting can be legalized in Ohio without a statewide vote, competing proposals in the Legislature would do just that.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — University biologists in Ohio are scouring streams following tests that confirmed larvae from the invasive Asian grass carp were found for the first time in the Great Lakes...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — In a last-ditch attempt to give a financial lifeline to Ohio's two nuclear plants, lawmakers announced a plan Friday that would add a surcharge to every electric bill in the...
Pastor convicted of sex charges seeks new trial
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former minister in Ohio convicted of child sex trafficking after a woman told jurors he groomed her for sex when she was 14 and encouraged her to have sex with two other...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police officers in one Ohio city will be cruising neighborhoods in a new ride this summer — an ice cream truck.
Toledo's police chief says officers will be in the truck...
Editorials from around Ohio
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Dan Robbins, an artist who created the first paint-by-numbers pictures and helped turn the kits into an American sensation during the 1950s, has died. He was 93.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former minister accused of grooming a 14-year-old girl for sex and then encouraging her to engage in sex with two other pastors has been convicted of child sex...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former minister accused of child sex trafficking in Ohio is denying he had sex with a 14-year-old girl and told federal jurors she tried to manipulate him.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials will spend two days leading civil rights training at a General Motors plant where there have been repeated incidents of racial harassment.
Prosecutor: Pastor urged ministers to have sex with teen
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A minister who promised a woman he'd take care of her daughter began having sex with the teenager daily and later encouraged two other pastors to have sex with her as well,...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two 17-year-old boys have been charged with murder in the shooting death of a 16-year-old girl in Ohio.
Prosecutors in Toledo say the boys have been charged as juveniles,...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Naji Marshall had 20 points and 21 rebounds as Xavier beat Toledo 78-64 in the NIT first round on Wednesday night.
Tyrique Jones had 14 points, eight rebounds and three...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge is siding with the makers of Dum Dums lollipops in its lawsuit against a rival candy maker.
Ohio-based Spangler Candy Co. is suing Tootsie Roll Industries...
Correction: Shooting-Teen Killed story
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — In a story March 15 about the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old girl, The Associated Press reported erroneously that two 17-year-old boys are scheduled to appear in Juvenile...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Eugene German scored 27 points and Dante Thorpe made two critical free throws with 4.8 seconds left as Northern Illinois upset second-seeded Toledo 80-76 on Thursday night to...
- The Journal GazetteK's on brink of eliminationApril 20, 2019
- The Journal GazetteGibson the hero for K's in OT victoryApril 18, 2019
- The Journal GazetteK's battle but drop series openerApril 13, 2019
- The Journal GazetteSeries much different this time aroundApril 12, 2019
- The Herald-DispatchPolice trading in patrol car for ice cream truckApril 11, 2019
Ohio governor wants nearly $1B for Lake Erie, waterways
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine wants to spend nearly $1 billion on water quality projects to clean up toxic algae in Lake Erie and protect other lakes and rivers throughout the...
Black workers at UPS hub say they were targets of racism
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — UPS workers at a distribution hub in Ohio sued the company Wednesday, alleging discriminatory hiring decisions and a series of racist acts, including a noose and Confederate...
City seeks to repair headstones damaged by ice jams
MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) — City officials in Ohio say it will likely take months to repair more than 700 cemetery headstones that were damaged by massive ice jams.
Veteran congresswoman says gerrymandering hurts America
CINCINNATI (AP) — The longest-serving woman in U.S. House history blamed partisan gerrymandering on Wednesday for making "a mess" of Congress and harming the nation.
Toledo meets N. Illinois in MAC quarters
No. 7 seed Northern Illinois (16-16, 9-10) vs. No. 2 seed Toledo (25-6, 13-5)
Mid-American Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland; Thursday, 5:30 p.m....
Fire officials say 13 dogs die in house fire
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Fire officials say a house fire in Ohio has killed 13 dogs, including eight puppies.
Toledo fire officials say the blaze started in the home around 11:30 p.m. Monday....
Police: 16-year-old girl fatally shot, 1 person injured
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a shooting outside a home has killed a 16-year-old girl and injured another person.
Toledo police say they responded to a report of a person shot...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Officials say tests have confirmed that larvae from the invasive Asian grass carp have been found for the first time in the Great Lakes watershed.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Jaelan Sanford had 14 points and six rebounds as Toledo beat Eastern Michigan 64-58 on Friday night.
Spencer Littleson had 14 points for Toledo (25-6, 13-5 Mid-American...
- Business WireOwens Corning to Announce First-Quarter 2019 Financial Results on April 24April 3, 2019
- Business WireOwens Corning Named One of the 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute for the Second YearFebruary 26, 2019
- Business WireOwens Corning Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2018 ResultsFebruary 20, 2019
Toledo looks to extend streak vs E. Michigan
Eastern Michigan (15-15, 9-8) vs. Toledo (24-6, 12-5)
Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Toledo looks for its fifth straight conference win against Eastern...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nate Navigato had 17 points to lead five Toledo players in double figures as the Rockets got past Western Michigan 76-57 on Tuesday night to clinch its second-straight...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman who won a new trial after being sentenced to life in prison for convincing her 10-year-old adopted son to kill his father entered a plea to lesser...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff who resigned amid an FBI investigation has pleaded guilty to taking bribes from people arrested in prostitution and gambling stings.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — General Motors will end production this week at the first of five North American plants it wants to close by early next year as part of a companywide restructuring.
W. Michigan seeks revenge on Toledo
Western Michigan (8-21, 2-14) vs. Toledo (23-6, 11-5)
Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Toledo goes for the season sweep over Western Michigan after winning...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Hundreds of workers at four General Motors plants slated to close by January are facing a painful choice: Take the company's offer to work at another factory — possibly...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation is working to encourage drivers to stay safe and to smile.
Drivers may have seen some of the recent humorous digital roadway signs...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An unusual ballot measure approved by voters in Ohio's fourth-largest city to give legal rights to Lake Erie is being challenged by farmers in a federal lawsuit that was filed...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Toledo say two men have been found dead inside a car that crashed into a creek.
Fire officials say the car crashed through a guardrail, went airborne and...
C. Michigan looks to extend streak vs Toledo
Toledo (22-6, 10-5) vs. Central Michigan (20-8, 9-6)
McGuirk Arena, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Central Michigan looks for its fifth straight...
Ball State looks to extend streak vs Toledo
Toledo (21-6, 9-5) vs. Ball State (14-13, 5-9)
John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head...
Navigato sparks Toledo comeback, edging N. Illinois 57-54
TOLDEO, Ohio (AP) — Nate Navigato scored 10 of his 21 points late in the game as Toledo overcame an 11-point Northern Illinois lead to edge the Huskies 57-54 Saturday night.
N. Illinois looks to end streak vs Toledo
Northern Illinois (12-14, 5-8) vs. Toledo (20-6, 8-5)
Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Toledo looks to extend Northern Illinois's conference losing streak...
Libbey: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) _ Libbey Inc. (LBY) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4 million in its fourth quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Toledo, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of 18...
Owens Corning: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) _ Owens Corning (OC) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $171 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
Art event on black barbershops blends hair history, health
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The art of the Afro and high-top fade took center stage Sunday at the Toledo Museum of Art's GlasSalon during an event to promote the creativity and history of black barbershops and their role in community wellness.
"The Art of the Cut" featured live demonstrations from barbers affiliated with a ProMedica initiative that partners with predominantly black barbershops to provide health screenings and education there.
Ohio firefighters monitor blaze in docked ship; no injuries
OREGON, Ohio (AP) — A fire continues to burn inside a Lake Erie docked vessel as Ohio firefighters try to cool the ship in an incident with no injuries.
The fire broke out on the deck of the St. Clair Saturday night at the Port of Toledo in northern Ohio. The cause is still undetermined.
Denny Hartman is chief of the fire department in Oregon, Ohio. He said Sunday morning that the fire apparently burned through the deck and ignited an enormous rubber conveyor belt below.
No. 25 Buffalo shakes off poor start, beats Toledo 88-82
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Buffalo is still in a bit of a 3-point shooting funk — except for Nick Perkins, who lifted the Bulls to an impressive victory in a Mid-American Conference showdown with Toledo.
3 indicted in slaying of 3-year-old boy on Ohio interstate
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two men and a 17-year-old boy have been charged with firing shots at a car on Interstate 75 in Ohio that killed a 3-year-old as his family headed home from a Thanksgiving gathering last November.
Polar bear cub born at Ohio zoo is it’s 8th since 2006
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Keepers at a zoo in Ohio are welcoming a new polar cub, but they haven't been able to get close enough during the last two months to determine whether the cub is a he or a she.
The cub is the eighth born at the Toledo Zoo since 2006.
The zoo says that its keepers have been monitoring the mother and cub through cameras in the denning area since the birth on Dec. 9.
Newspaper cutting print editions on Mondays, Tuesdays
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Blade newspaper in Toledo says it will stop publishing its print editions on Mondays and Tuesdays.
The newspaper says the changes will begin on Feb. 25 and that it will continue digital distribution of news on those days without the print edition.