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4/10/2014 12:00 AM
State quizzes elections board
A “transparency committee” appointed by the Ohio Secretary of State conducted a nearly daylong inquiry into office politics and dysfunction in the Lucas County Board of Elections on Wednesday, exposing a potentially disruptive manpower shortfall of pollworkers on Election Day but no evidence of a tainted election.

4/10/2014 12:53 PM
Driver in day care crash sought
WINTER PARK, Fla.  — As mourners trickled by today to honor the 4-year-old girl who was killed and 14 others injured in a crash at a Florida daycare center, authorities scoured the state for the driver they said fled in the vehicle that caused the fatal wreck.

4/10/2014 12:19 AM
Kasich visits Toledo, touts state construction projects
A three-year, $260 million widening project on I-75 between Perrysburg and Findlay is a big-money highlight of the Ohio Department of Transportation’s statewide construction program this year, but a much smaller reconstruction job in downtown Toledo is much more likely to give area drivers orange-barrel fatigue.

4/10/2014 8:03 PM
Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton in Vegas
LAS VEGAS — A woman was taken into federal custody today after throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton as the former Secretary of State began a Las Vegas convention keynote speech.

4/10/2014 10:16 AM
Family Dollar to cut jobs, close stores
MATTHEWS, N.C.  — Family Dollar plans to cut some jobs and close about 370 underperforming stores as it tries to reverse sagging sales and earnings. The discount store operator will also lower prices on about 1,000 basic items.

4/10/2014 1:10 PM
Arrest made in Springfield Twp. woman's death
Police today charged and arrested a Toledo man who is accused of killing his ex-wife.

4/10/2014 12:25 PM
Colbert to replace Letterman
NEW YORK — CBS moved swiftly today to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert, who will take over the “Late Show” next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy.

4/10/2014 6:51 PM
Kathleen Sebelius to resign
A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.

4/10/2014 2:52 PM
Fort Hood victim was father of Toledo boy
A Bennett Venture Academy student's father was one of the victims of last week's Fort Hood shooting.

4/10/2014 10:46 PM
Pedestrian hurt seriously by hit-skip driver
SWANTON — Troopers at the Ohio Highway Patrol’s Toledo post are investigating a hit-skip crash that injured a pedestrian. Haylee Michelle Brandt, 30, of Swanton was in serious condition Thursday in Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center.