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Published 5 hours ago
Illinois plans $100M for Obama museum
CHICAGO  — An Illinois House committee has advanced a plan to devote $100 million in state funds to help bring President Obama’s presidential museum and library to Chicago.

Updated 6 hours ago
$1M in U.S., city grants to construct wetlands
Toledo’s Cullen Park and Silver Creek watershed will get a combined $1 million investment from the city and federal government to pay for a new wetlands and other improvements, Mayor D. Michael Collins and U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) announced Wednesday.

Updated 6 hours ago
New medical building at Flower
The plans for a medical building to have skilled nursing and rehabilitation services on the ProMedica Flower Hospital campus received unanimous approval on Wednesday by the Syvlania Board of Architectural Review. 

Updated 6 hours ago
Killer pig virus hits Ohio hog farmers hard
A killer virus that affects baby pigs appears to have hit Ohio hog farmers harder than any other state this winter.

Updated 6 hours ago
Central Catholic grad Thompson leaves OSU
COLUMBUS — A Toledo native will not play football at Ohio State for the first time in years this fall.

Updated 6 hours ago
419 Day right around the corner
Celebrate good times, c’mon.

Published 6 hours ago
Tech stocks lead a decline on Wall Street
NEW YORK -- Stocks are drifting lower on Wall Street in midday trading, led by a decline in the technology sector after Google and IBM reported disappointing earnings.

Published 7 hours ago
Ferry crew: Evacuation order came too late
MOKPO, South Korea — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea’s southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said today.

Published 8 hours ago
Firetruck plows into Calif. cafe; 15 hurt
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. — A Monterey Park firetruck heading to a blaze collided with another engine and then plowed into a restaurant, injuring 15 people including six firefighters, authorities said.

Updated 9 hours ago
Jobless aid claims up 2K to 304,000
WASHINGTON  — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits last week rose 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000. Jobless claims continue to be near pre-recession levels despite the slight increase.