Dayton’s Air Show Attendance More Than Doubles

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Attendance at Dayton’s air show has more than doubled last year’s, when a fiery crash claimed the lives of two performers in an Ohio show that also was missing military participation. Air show spokesman Tim Gaffney estimates that attendance at the...

Ohio Businessman Convicted In GOP Donations Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury has convicted a northeast Ohio telemarketing millionaire of witness tampering in a case involving campaign contributions to two prominent Republican politicians. Seventy-two-year-old Ben Suarez of North Canton was found guilty Monday in federal court in...

Ohio Businessman Convicted Of Witness Tampering In GOP Campaign Contributions Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio businessman convicted of witness tampering in GOP campaign contributions case.

US Bank Settles Federal Mortgage Probe For $200M

CLEVELAND (AP) — Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank National Association has agreed to pay $200 million to settle allegations that the bank failed to check on the credit-worthiness of thousands of applicants when it issued government-insured mortgage loans between 2006 and 2011. The...

Jury Reaches Verdict In Trial Of Ohio Businessman

CLEVELAND (AP) — The jury has reached a verdict in the federal court case of a businessman accused of making illegal campaign contributions to two prominent Ohio Republican politicians. The verdict was expected to be announced Monday afternoon. Jurors were on their second day of...

USDA: Farmers Plant Record Soybean Crop, Less Corn

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — American farmers have planted less corn than in any year since 2010 but more soybeans than ever, as expected. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its annual Acreage Report released Monday that farmers planted 91.6 million acres of corn. That’s...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Marietta Times, June 28 Children without family members to safeguard their interests, along with some elderly and disabled people, sometimes need court-appointed guardians. Most people given...

Signed Ticket From Gehrig Retirement Hits Auction

NEW YORK (AP) — A ticket stub signed by Lou Gehrig on July 4, 1939 — the day he retired from baseball — is going on the auction block. Heritage Auctions says more than 60,000 tickets to the game at Yankee Stadium were sold. Only two are known to have survived. Of the two, only...

Auction: Gehrig-signed July 4, 1939 Ticket Stub

NEW YORK (AP) — A Yankee Stadium ticket stub signed by Lou Gehrig on July 4, 1939 — the day he retired from baseball — is going on the auction block. Heritage Auctions says more than 60,000 tickets were sold that day and only two are known to have survived. Of the two, only the...

Ohio Firefighter Critical After Lightning Strike

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a central Ohio firefighter remained in critical condition two days after he went into cardiac arrest when lightning struck outside a soccer stadium before an MLS game. A spokeswoman for the Columbus Division of Fire says authorities believe...