Lawsuit Says Housing Authority Discriminated Against Family

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A federal lawsuit accuses a housing authority in northeastern Ohio of wrongly discriminating by denying a family housing on the basis of disability. ( ) reports the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Youngstown filed the suit last week against...

Ohio National Guard Sends 20 Members As Inauguration Support

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio National Guard says it’s sending about 20 soldiers and airmen to provide support services for President-elect Donald Trump’s Friday inauguration in Washington. The National Guard says members from about 40 states and territories are...

States argue in court for more say over endangered species

DENVER (AP) — A battle over how to save endangered wolves in the Southwest moves to a federal appeals court Wednesday as judges hear arguments on whether states can block the federal government from reintroducing wildlife within their borders….

Trump’s Commerce nominee has business ties around globe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unlike his soon-to-be boss, the choice for commerce secretary has agreed to divorce himself from a vast financial empire….

Orlando gunman’s widow due in court for talks on transfer

FILE – In this June 12, 2016 file photo, law enforcement officials work at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., following the a mass shooting. Audio recordings of 911 calls released Tuesday, Aug. 30, by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office show mounting frustration...

Review Board: Fatal Police Shooting Of Suspect Was Justified

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A review board has determined a SWAT team officer’s fatal shooting of a robbery suspect outside a convenience store in Ohio’s capital city in 2015 was justified. Officer Barry Kirby fatally shot 25-year-old Kaleb Alexander on Oct. 15, 2015...

Northern Illinois Holds Off Miami (Ohio) For 62-58 Win

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Eugene German scored 12 points and Marin Maric added 11 while grabbing 12 rebounds as Northern Illinois held off a late rally to beat Miami (Ohio) 62-58 on Tuesday night. Northern Illinois held a 31-24 lead at the break and was up 54-46 with 5:41 left in the...

Chief of staff: George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston-area media are quoting former President George H.W. Bush's chief of staff as saying that Bush has been hospitalized in Houston….

‘Birds of Opulence’ author wins Gaines literary award

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When African-American writer Crystal Wilkinson of Kentucky learned she won the 2016 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence, she said she reverted to her 12-year-old self, shrieking and squealing with glee….

Tuesday’s Scores

Ada 54, Waynesfield-Goshen 29 Amanda-Clearcreek 52, Ashville Teays Valley 40 Anna 49, Maria Stein Marion Local 47 Archbold 64, Stryker 34 Bellevue 87, Tiffin Columbian 51 Bluffton 65, Van Buren 35 Bowling Green 54, Tontogany Otsego 47 Bryan 56, Sylvania Southview 23 Bucyrus...