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Ohio Group Removes Illegally-placed Campaign Signs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group of people in central Ohio says they’re tired of seeing politician’s campaign signs in public places and they’re taking them down. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) a group that calls itself the Columbus Sign Ninjas is removing...

North Korean Detainee Reunites With Family In Ohio

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home. A plane carrying Jeffrey Fowle landed Wednesday morning at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton, where he had an emotional reunion with his...

North Korean Detainee Lands Back Home In Ohio

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home. Officials say a plane carrying Jeffrey Fowle (FOWL’) landed Wednesday morning at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton. The State Department...

North Korean Detainee Lands Back Home In Ohio

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home. Officials say a plane carrying Jeffrey Fowle (FOWL’) landed Wednesday morning at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton. The State Department...

North Korean Detainee Lands Back Home In Ohio

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home. Officials say a plane carrying Jeffrey Fowle (FOWL’) landed Wednesday morning at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton. The State Department...

New bishop installed for Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo

The Most Rev. Daniel E. Thomas was installed today as bishop of The Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo, which covers much of northwestern Ohio. New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan and about 80 priests from the Philadelphia archdiocese were among those in Toledo for the ceremony...

Social Security benefits to rise 1.7 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year, the government announced this morning. It’s the third year in a row the increase will be less than 2 percent. The annual...

No Trick: Across US, Halloween Bumped For Football

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — When Halloween falls on a Friday in communities where high school football is king, it’s time to reschedule the holiday. Communities from West Virginia to Texas are saying they’re OK with celebrating Halloween on, well, not Halloween. Football...

State: About 272,000 Ohio Voters Have Cast Ballots

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state’s elections chief says more than 272,000 absentee ballots have been cast ahead of the fall election. Ohioans can vote absentee by mail or in person before Nov. 4. Early voting began two weeks ago. Voters will choose the next governor along...

Toledo Diocese To Install New Bishop Wednesday

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The auxiliary bishop from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is set to become the new leader of the Catholic Diocese of Toledo. The Most Rev. Daniel E. Thomas will be installed on Wednesday as bishop of the diocese that covers much of northwestern Ohio. New...