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Updated 7 hours ago
City spending $1.7M on water chemicals
City leaders said today that they expect to spend an additional $1.7 million this year, on top of what was originally budgeted at $3 million, on treatment chemicals for Toledo-area drinking water.

Updated 8 hours ago
Port Clinton man facing rape charges
PORT CLINTON -- A 32-year-old Port Clinton man has been indicted on two counts of rape, both first-degree felonies, following a recent session of the Ottawa County grand jury.

Updated 8 hours ago
Toledo native runs for Ariz. Gov.
Arizona’s newly chosen Republican nominee for governor, Doug Ducey, said his upbringing in Toledo imbued him with Midwestern values.

Updated 9 hours ago
Bad water invades Pelee Island
PELEE ISLAND, Ontario, Canada — Sean McNeil waded sandal-deep in Lake Erie’s gently lapping waves, unperturbed by a bright red sign just yards away warning of a beach closure.

Published 12 hours ago
Ukraine's leader urges country not to panic
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is calling on the country to resist giving into panic in the wake of Russian forces entering the country.

Published 13 hours ago
43 UN peacekeepers detained in Syria
UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations says 43 peacekeepers have been detained by an armed group in Syria during fighting and 81 other peacekeepers are trapped.

Updated 13 hours ago
Collins names new public information officer
The new public information officer being hired by the Collins Administration comes already schooled in public health issues and public relations.

Published 13 hours ago
Toledoan gets 5 years for shooting man
A Toledo man was sentenced today to five years in prison for shooting a man who had reportedly threatened him at St. Paul’s Community Center.

Published 13 hours ago
Turkey's Erdogan sworn in as president
ANKARA, Turkey — Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in as Turkey’s first popularly elected president on Thursday, a position that will keep him in the nation’s driving seat for at least another five years.

Published 13 hours ago
Blast at Ind. refinery sparks fire
WHITING, Ind. — An explosion at BP oil refinery in northwestern Indiana along Lake Michigan rattled nearby homes and sparked a fire that was later extinguished, but it didn’t cause any major injuries or halt production at the facility, a company official said Thursday.