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8/19/2014 12:00 AM
FitzGerald’s top aides set to flee his campaign
COLUMBUS — A potentially massive exodus from Ed FitzGerald’s gubernatorial campaign is afoot, with several of the Democratic nominee’s top aides and Ohio political consultants set to transition away from a campaign seemingly under a siege of negativity.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Senator cost GOP control with switch
MONTPELIER, Vt. — Former Vermont U.S. Sen. James “Jim” Jeffords, who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an independent, died Monday. He was 80.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
House vote could mean demise for Common Core
COLUMBUS — Opponents of new education standards in Ohio’s K-12 schools told lawmakers Monday that they take decisions out of the hands of local school boards, teachers, and parents and put them in the hands of unelected organizations in some cases are far from Ohio.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
8 shootings in city during weekend include boy, 13
Eight people, including a 13-year-old boy, were shot in Toledo from Friday through Sunday, in incidents that all appear to be unrelated, police said.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Mich. governor tours flood damage
WARREN, Mich. — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder toured flood-damage in metropolitan Detroit on Monday, meeting a woman who’s living in a tent in the front yard of her water-damaged home.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Machine to keep lungs alive after death tested
ANN ARBOR — The University of Michigan is taking part in a clinical trial of a technique to keep lungs alive for days after death, greatly extending the possibility of transplanting them into a needy recipient.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Driver arraigned in 
vehicle assault of 2 men
A man accused of driving drunk and crashing his vehicle into two West Toledo bar bouncers was arraigned in Toledo Municipal Court Monday.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Florida man ordered 
to Toledo for sentencing
A Florida man convicted of defrauding local investors in the sale of Iraqi currency must return to Toledo for his sentencing on Sept. 24, a judge ruled Monday.

8/19/2014 12:00 AM
Robber enters plea
in S. Toledo pizza heist
A South Toledo man entered an Alford plea Monday to robbery for holding up Vito’s Pizza, 4317 Heatherdowns Blvd., on March 19.