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7/29/2014 3:25 PM
Detroit water dept. returned to mayor
DETROIT — Control of Detroit’s massive municipal water department, which has been widely criticized by the United Nations and others for widespread service shutoffs to thousands of customers, has been returned to the mayor’s office.

7/29/2014 1:14 PM
Sheriff charged in prostitution probe
NEW ALBANY, Ind. — A southern Indiana sheriff who authorities say gave a prostitute a deputy’s badge and uniform so she could get hotel discounts, then paid her for a sex act, has been charged with lying to FBI agents investigating the case.

7/29/2014 12:15 PM
Franklin is pumped for fair food
COLUMBUS — here’s something beyond delivering a set packed with her hits that’s got Aretha Franklin jazzed about fair season: the food.

7/29/2014 12:00 AM
Real estate firms recruit agents after recession
Joe DiSalle, a broker manager at the DiSalle Real Estate Co., cannot wait for Aug. 6.

7/29/2014 12:00 AM
Ohio bill would scrap Common Core model
COLUMBUS — A pair of Republican lawmakers on Monday introduced a bill to repeal Common Core education standards that critics argue usurp local control of schools and place too much emphasis on standardized testing.

7/29/2014 12:00 AM
Pilot killed had close call in 2012 flight
FINDLAY — The manufacturing CEO whose plane crashed in Hancock County had experienced close calls in flight before.

7/29/2014 1:43 AM
Union members back FitzGerald
Dozens of local labor union members filled a room to meet Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald on Monday night at the IBEW Local 8 building in Rossford.

7/29/2014 12:00 AM
High corn yields drop price
DAYTON — Near-perfect weather conditions are creating a predicted bumper crop for Ohio corn farmers, but the high yields this year and from last year are forcing a drop in prices not seen in the past five years.

7/28/2014 10:33 PM
Friend: McBride slurring during phone call
DETROIT — Davonta Bynes expected 19-year-old Renisha McBride to stop by his west side Detroit home late Nov. 1, 2013, for a small get-together.

7/28/2014 10:31 PM
Power back for majority of 223,000 hit by storms
MIDLAND, Mich. — Crews have restored power to a majority of the 223,000 that were blacked out when severe thunderstorms hit Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.