Cleveland's Progressive Field Ballpark
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Cleveland Indians extend safety netting at ballpark for 2018 

TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians are expanding the safety netting at Progressive Field for the 2018 season. The club will extend the current vertical netting behind home...
ECOT 2017 Grads
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Court won’t halt funding reductions for online school ECOT 

KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court won’t temporarily halt the state’s efforts to recoup $60 million from one of the nation’s largest...
New baby gorilla at the Toledo Zoo
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Toledo Zoo welcomes baby gorilla named Mokonzi

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Toledo Zoo has welcomed a new addition to its Western lowland gorilla troop. Officials at the Ohio zoo say the male Mokonzi was born last week to 23-year-old mother Kitani...
Columbus Crew, MLS Ohio
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4 cities finalists for MLS expansion, includes Cincinnati

NEW YORK (AP) — Four cities are in the running to join Major League Soccer. MLS announced Wednesday that Cincinnati; Detroit; Nashville, Tennessee; and Sacramento, California, are finalists for...
Ohio Turnpike Thanksgiving Holiday Travel
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Ohio Turnpike projects smooth travel for Thanksgiving

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Smooth Thanksgiving holiday travel with no construction slowdowns is projected along the Ohio Turnpike, a busy connector between the East Coast and Chicago. The Ohio Turnpike...
Toledo Police SWAT Division
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Family says man who shot Toledo Police Detective thought it was a break-in

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of shooting an Ohio narcotics detective during a drug raid at a home in Toledo has been charged with felonious assault. A judge on Friday ordered 38-year-old...
Jags Tahaun Gipson former Browns Safety
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Jag’s Gipson fuels locker room before Browns matchup

Harsh comments made by former Browns safety Tashaun Gipson may have given the NFL’s only winless team some extra motivation. Gipson, who made the Pro Bowl during four seasons with Cleveland...
Federal public defender David Stebbins, an attorney for condemned Ohio inmate
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Ohio calls off execution after failing to find inmate’s vein 

ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio called off the execution of an ailing 69-year-old killer Wednesday after the executioners couldn’t find a vein to insert...