Baby Gorilla Introduced To Species Group At Zoo

CINCINNATI (AP) — A baby gorilla initially raised by humans acting as surrogate parents has been successfully introduced into a social group typical for the species at the Cincinnati Zoo. The zoo says the silverback Western lowland male named Jomo had been introduced to Gladys...

Prison Workhouse Site To Become Conservation Area

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A building that once housed prisoners in northern Ohio is to be demolished with the site to be used for a conservation area. The former Toledo House of Correction near the village of Whitehouse operated from 1918 until 1991. It housed people serving sentences...

Woman Recounts Historic 1964 Flight Around World

CINCINNATI (AP) — Recounting her history-making adventure 50 years later, Jerrie Mock plays it down as a fun way to see the world. The native of Newark, Ohio, became the first female pilot to fly solo around the globe when her single-engine Cessna named Spirit of Columbus landed...

Police Arrest Suspect In Shooting Near Ohio School

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has been charged in connection with a shooting near an Ohio elementary school that injured two people and led to a precautionary lockdown. No students or staff at Liberty Elementary School in Columbus were injured or involved in the shooting Thursday...

Ohio Judge Orders Man To Hold ‘I AM A BULLY’ Sign

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge has ordered a man convicted of harassing a neighbor and her disabled children to stand on a street corner with a sign that says “I AM A BULLY!” The municipal court judge says 62-year-old Edmond Aviv of South Euclid...

Man Ordered To Hold Sign That Says ‘I Am A Bully’

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — A judge near Cleveland has ordered a man convicted of harassing a neighbor to stand on a street corner with a sign that says “I am a bully.” The judge says 62-year-old Edmond Aviv of South Euclid (YOO’-klehd) must stand with the sign...

Ohio Wildlife Officials OK Regulations For Hunters

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio wildlife officials have signed off on new hunting regulations for white-tailed deer, including decreased deer bag limits in many counties. The state Department of Natural Resources says the Ohio Wildlife Council also approved a rule letting hunters use...

Ohio Homeland Security Unveils Phone Safety App

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans can now report suspicious activity to the state’s Homeland Security agency with a new app that can be downloaded on mobile devices. The state’s director of public safety says the Safer Ohio app for smartphones includes a “see...

Gillaspie Leads White Sox Past Indians 9-6

CHICAGO (AP) — Conor Gillaspie had a career-high four RBIs, leading Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox to a 9-6 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night. Sale (3-0) pitched five innings in his first win against Cleveland since May 1, 2012. The left-hander allowed...

White Sox 9, Indians 6

E_Gillaspie (2). DP_Chicago 1. LOB_Cleveland 9, Chicago 10. 2B_A.Cabrera (4), El.Johnson (1), Eaton (2), Gillaspie (4), A.Dunn (1). SB_Al.Ramirez (3). S_El.Johnson. SF_Gillaspie. WP_Carrasco 2. Umpires_Home, Brian Knight; First, Quinn Wolcott; Second, Gerry Davis; Third, Phil...