Amusement Park Chain Cedar Fair Extends CEO’s Contract

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Amusement park operator Cedar Fair Entertainment says it has extended the contract of its chief executive officer. The new deal announced this past week with CEO Matt Ouimet (WEE’-meht) doesn’t have an expiration date. The 58-year-old has been...

State To Provide $1M In Funding For Wright Airplane Factory

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Aviation advocates and historians are praising the state for allotting $1 million in funding to preserve and develop the southwest Ohio site where the Wright brothers built airplanes. Despite the fact that Gov. John Kasich has yet to sign the capital...

George Voinovich, Former US Senator And Two-term Ohio Governor, Has Died At Age 79, His Wife Confirms.

CLEVELAND (AP) — George Voinovich, former US senator and two-term Ohio governor, has died at age 79, his wife confirms.

The Latest: Spontaneous vigil held in Paris

The Latest: Spontaneous vigil held in Paris Associated Press – 12 June 2016 17:07-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Joey Logano wins NASCAR race at Michigan, his 1st of year

Joey Logano wins NASCAR race at Michigan, his 1st of year Associated Press – 12 June 2016 16:44-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Boarding Schools For Young Under Scrutiny Amid Abuse Cases

Adrian Hooper Jr.’s parents hoped to secure a bright future for their son when they sent him away to boarding school at age 11. It was the early 1960s, and the Fessenden School in Massachusetts had an impeccable reputation, having educated Roosevelts and Kennedys. Hooper...

A look at the attempt to block Indiana’s new abortion law

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge will hold a hearing this week to consider a bid to block Indiana's new abortion law from taking effect on July 1. The law, which conservative Republican Gov. Mike Pence signed off on in March, includes a provision banning...

Reaction to Florida nightclub mass shooting

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — Reaction to the Florida mass shooting at the Pulse Orlando nightclub Sunday when police say a gunman wielding an assault-type rifle opened fire before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers; at least 50 people were killed and dozens of others...

Cowboy brothers ride ‘Amazing Race’ fame, run for office

ADA, Okla. (AP) — When he wants to go unnoticed in public, Jet McCoy sheds the black cowboy hat he donned for three seasons on "The Amazing Race" in favor of a regular ball cap….

The Latest: Club shooter was investigated, but cases closed

The Latest: Club shooter was investigated, but cases closed Associated Press – 12 June 2016 16:09-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.