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4/3/2014 12:00 AM
Ohio bill would cut green-energy requirement
COLUMBUS — An Ohio Senate committee on Wednesday began hearings on a bill that would slash the state’s requirement that utilities buy 25 percent of their power from renewable and advanced-technology sources by 2025.

4/2/2014 6:17 PM
Officials: 4 dead, 16 injured at Fort Hood
FORT HOOD, Texas — A soldier opened fire today on fellow service members at the Fort Hood military base, killing three people and wounding 16 before committing suicide at the same post where more than a dozen people were slain in a 2009 attack, authorities said.

4/2/2014 9:50 PM
NASA cuts off most ties with Russia
WASHINGTON — In a sign that the standoff over Ukraine continues to escalate, NASA today moved to suspend nearly every tie it has with its Russian counterpart Roscosmos — with the key exception of communications dealing with the International Space Station.

4/2/2014 5:04 PM
Supreme Court overturns political donation limit
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling Wednesday, striking down limits on the total amount wealthy individuals can give to federal candidates in an election cycle, means more money in a political system already awash in it.

4/2/2014 6:04 PM
Toledoan wanted in Georgia arrested
Brandon Morgan, a Toledo man wanted for murder in Georgia, was arrested today in Maumee, police said.

4/2/2014 6:00 PM
Sheriff employees vote for raise
Non-command Lucas County Sheriff employees today voted in favor of an “economic reopener” contract that would provide for the employees' first raises in six years.

4/2/2014 3:55 PM
Dad who fired into air, killing girl, gets 6 years
CINCINNATI — A Cincinnati man pleaded guilty to the accidental shooting death of his 11-year-old daughter during a drunken fight with the girl’s mother and was sentenced today to six years in prison.

4/2/2014 2:48 PM
In Mich., Obama calls for higher wage
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — President Barack Obama has said his call for a higher minimum wage is good policy and good politics in this midterm election year, and he’s putting that theory to work for a Michigan Senate candidate who is the rare Democrat to appear with the embattled president.

4/2/2014 12:30 PM
Toledo airport hearing canceled
The Treece family proposal to take over operations of Toledo Express Airport seemed last month to have traction with Rob Ludeman, the Toledo councilman overseeing economic development, but today he said a public hearing on the idea would be canceled.