Ohio Prosecutors Mull Charges In Ice Bucket Prank

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio prosecutors have started reviewing evidence to determine if charges should be filed against teens accused of duping a special-needs boy who thought he was participating in the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.” Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County...

Man’s Body Found In Central Ohio Reservoir

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are trying to identify a man whose body was pulled from a large suburban Columbus reservoir. An autopsy has been scheduled for the body, which was spotted by fishermen in shallow water on Tuesday in Hoover Reservoir just northeast of Columbus....

47K Fewer Ohioans Lack Health Insurance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The federal government reports that the number of people without health insurance in Ohio fell by 47,000 during the past year. A report released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Tuesday says Ohio was one of 15 states that saw a decline in uninsured residents...

Detroit Excursion Boat Heads For Repairs, NY Home

ECORSE, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit excursion boat that ferried passengers to the defunct Boblo Island amusement park is starting a journey to its new home in New York. The Detroit Free Press reports ( ) tug boats Tuesday moved the SS Columbia from the Detroit suburb of Ecorse. The...

Ohio Reservist Killed In Afghanistan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of a U.S. Naval reservist from Ohio say he was among the three troops killed when a suicide car bomber struck in Afghanistan. Family members of 39-year-old Stephen Byus tell The Columbus Dispatch ( ) that he was killed Tuesday in Kabul when a...

Prosecutors Mulling Charges In Ice-bucket Prank

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio prosecutors have started reviewing evidence to determine if charges should be filed against teens accused of duping a special-needs boy who thought he was participating in the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.” Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County...

Prosecutors Mulling Charges In Ice-bucket Prank

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio prosecutors have started reviewing evidence to determine if charges should be filed against teens accused of duping a special-needs boy who thought he was participating in the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.” Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County...

Reds Get 1 Hit Against Arrieta In 7-0 Loss To Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have had this feeling before against Jake Arrieta. The right-hander flirted with a no-hitter against the Reds for the second time this season Tuesday night, taking his bid into the eighth inning during a 7-0 shutout for the Chicago Cubs. Arrieta...

Ohio Having More Samples Tested For Uncommon Virus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is sending more samples to be tested for an uncommon virus that officials suspect is causing a severe respiratory illness for hundreds of children in a number of states. The suspected germ, enterovirus 68, can cause coldlike symptoms. It’s an...