Friday, September 18, 2020

Kanye West fails to qualify on Ohio ballot in November

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kanye West won’t appear on Ohio’s ballot as an unaffiliated presidential candidate this November because of mismatched information on the...

Recall issued for peaches sold at Ohio Aldi locations

OHIO (WOWO): The Food and Drug Administration has issued a recall for bagged peaches sold at Aldi locations in Ohio. The FDA, alongside the CDC...

FDA issues Costco shrimp recall

INDIANA (Network Indiana): If you bought frozen shrimp from Costco, you might not want to eat it. The shrimp could be contaminated with Salmonella,...

Area law enforcement launch annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign

INDIANA/OHIO (WOWO): Law enforcement agencies nationwide are stepping up critical enforcement through September 7th. The Ohio State Highway Patrol, along with the Indiana State Police,...

Catholic Priest who previously served in Van Wert arrested for child sex trafficking

FINDLAY, Oh. (WOWO): The FBI has arrested a Roman Catholic priest in Ohio who once worked in Van Wert  on child sex trafficking and...

Pharmacists can give childhood shots, U.S. officials say

NEW YORK (AP): Pharmacists in all 50 states will be authorized to give childhood vaccinations this fall under a new federal directive. Alex Azar, the...

Deputies investigating after finding alcohol, drugs, firearms at weekend Delphos party

DELPHOS, Ohio (WOWO): The Van Wert County Sheriff's Office is investigating after alcohol, drugs and guns were found at an underage party over the...

Study: Indiana fails at early education systems

INDIANA (WOWO): Indiana has the worst early education system in America, according to a new nationwide study. The study, performed by WalletHub, compared all 50...

Two arrested on drug charges

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): Two people were arrested early this morning on drug charges. The Mercer County Sheriff says an investigation started after a deputy...

Chase involving stolen ambulance ends in Defiance County

DEFIANCE COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): A stolen vehicle case that started in Toledo ended in Defiance County early this morning. The Ohio State Highway Patrol was...

Number of Americans filing for unemployment falls below 1M for first time since pandemic...

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The number of laid-off Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic started...

Governor: Thousands of Ohio students to attend in-person classes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP): Nearly 600,000 Ohio schoolchildren in 325 districts will return to school this fall for in-person classes, according to figures released by...

Ohio may purge 120K inactive voters from rolls post-election

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — About 120,000 inactive Ohio voter registrations will be purged from state voter rolls after the November election, the state elections...

Unemployment rate falls to 10.2% in July as US adds 1.8M jobs

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The U.S. unemployment rate edged down to 10.2 percent in July even as a wave of new coronavirus cases forced most states...

Capital One slapped with $80M fine for 2019 data hack

WASHINGTON (Fox News): A top banking regulator has fined Capital One $80 million over a data breach last year that exposed the personal information...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tests positive ahead of Trump visit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive Thursday for the coronavirus just ahead a planned meeting with President Donald Trump. The Republican...

Marathon Petroleum sells Speedway to 7-Eleven owner for $21 billion

Marathon Petroleum has agreed to sell its Speedway gas stations in the United States to Japanese retail group Seven & i Holdings for $21 billion, the companies said,...

Nuclear bailout tied to bribery scandal was years in making

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP): A $1-billion bailout for Ohio’s two nuclear plants that is now entangled in a state bribery scandal had little support when...

Ohio pharmacy board backs down on banning drug for COVID-19

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP): The Ohio pharmacy board reversed course Thursday and tossed a rule that would have prohibited the use of a malaria drug...

Ohio House ousts top leader after arrest in bribery scheme

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP): The Ohio House ousted its Republican speaker as the chamber’s top leader in a historic, unanimous and bipartisan vote Thursday after...

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