Ohio Bridal Shop Linked To Ebola Survivor Will Sell Building

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio bridal shop that was linked to an Ebola survivor and later announced plans to close has put its building up for sale. Dallas nurse Amber Vinson visited Coming Attractions Bridal & Formal in Akron days before she was diagnosed with Ebola...

Blocked Chimney Flue Blamed In Ohio Carbon Monoxide Deaths

TROY, Ohio (AP) — Officials have determined a blocked chimney flue at a southwest Ohio home caused carbon monoxide poisoning that led to the deaths of three children and left a fourth in critical condition. They were found unresponsive Friday in Troy, roughly 20 miles north of...

Ferguson News Guide: No Charges Expected For Policeman

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal investigation of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is expected to allege patterns of racial bias in the city’s mostly white department. But the probe, nearing release, is likely to stop short of charging the officer whose shooting of...

Ohio Agency Reports More Than 21,000 Jobs Created In 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s privatized economic development office reports that it created more than 21,000 jobs last year. JobsOhio said in a report Monday that there was “great growth” in job creation in 2014. The nonprofit reported landing 286 projects, and...

Work Starts Next Week On Cleveland’s Public Square

CLEVELAND (AP) — Work is slated to start next week on a major renovation of Cleveland’s Public Square downtown. The city and the nonprofit Downtown Cleveland Alliance said that construction fences would go up around the square next Monday. Public Square — the historic and...

Ohio Man Sentenced To Life For Killing Neighbor

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sentenced a northeastern Ohio man to life in prison for fatally shooting a neighbor last summer over what authorities said was a long-brewing dispute. Twenty-nine-year-old Joseph Hrubik apologized to the family of victim Christopher Fenwick in court...

Monday’s Scores

Avon 55, Cle. St. Joseph 42 Berea-Midpark 66, Elyria 53 Can. Glenoak 49, Green 31 Chardon 39, Macedonia Nordonia 32 Cin. McAuley 54, Fairfield 35 Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit 79, Can. McKinley 69 E. Cle. Shaw 58, Mentor 49 Massillon Jackson 43, Stow-Munroe Falls 31 N. Royalton 68,...

Man Killed In Eastern Ohio House Explosion

SHADYSIDE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man has been killed in a house explosion in eastern Ohio. It happened Monday afternoon in the Belmont County village of Shadyside, just outside of Wheeling, West Virginia. Authorities say a propane gas leak sparked an explosion that sent...

Harden Suspended 1 Game For Kicking James In The Groin

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has suspended Houston star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin. The All-Stars and Olympic teammates became tangled in the third quarter of Houston’s 105-103 victory over Cleveland on Sunday and Harden fell back to...

Ohio Sues BP For More Than $33M In Cleanup Of Storage Tanks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is suing BP for more than $33 million, alleging the company double dipped by taking state funds and money from insurers to clean up accidental leaks from underground storage tanks at hundreds of its gas stations around the state. The state’s...