Heather Nauert withdraws bid to be UN ambassador, State Department says

Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn from consideration, the State Department said.
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Drug company exec wore fentanyl spray costume in rap video to motivate opioid sales team

Former Insys Therapeutics Inc. executives are charged with scheming to pay doctors bribes and kickbacks in exchange for prescriptions of opioids.

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Union files unfair labor complaint against Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; paper owned by Toledo-based Block Communications

The director of Toledo Lucas County Public Library dies suddenly

Neighbors Frustrated with Racist Graffiti in south Toledo

BG’s Ohio State Highway Patrol post has dispatcher of the year, humanitarian award winner

  CPAs encourage filing taxes early this year

The IRS reports tax refunds have been lower this year because of president Trump’s new tax law.
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  Police: Aurora attacker used gun he shouldn’t have owned

The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers including the plant manager, human resources manager and an intern working his first day at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse, took a gun he wasn't supposed to have to a job he was about to lose.

Former Toledo police officer faces OVI charges after hit-skip accident

Put-in-Bay mayor pleads guilty to Conflict of Interest charges, will step down

‘Angel moms’ draw online attention after Trump’s emergency declaration to fund border wall

TPS substitute teacher put on leave after assault allegation

Ohio governor pushes for changes to arrest-warrant system

‘Love mom and dad’: Girl writes what she thinks are her last words on arm during school lockdown

Presidents have declared emergencies 60 times since 1976 – but Trump’s is unprecedented

Parents, police outraged over the 48-Hour Challenge

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Judge halts Air Force’s efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

Service members in the Air Force claim they're being discharged solely because of their HIV status and despite the recommendations of their doctors and commanding officers, who say they are fit to serve.

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Ballpark mustard maker drops Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo

  Athlete of the Week: Noah Price

J.J. Watt calls out Twitter user criticizing him using his great-grandmother’s passing

Houston Texans star J.J. Watt took exception to a Twitter user who criticized him using a tweet of his grieving the loss of his great-grandmother Sunday night.

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Trump says he’s declare emergency to build border wall

Delta man sentenced to prison for sexual contact with person under 13

Planned Parenthood sues Ohio over new abortion restriction

Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

Relax like a ‘Fixer Upper’ host: Joanna Gaines launches a line of home goods for Anthropologie

Joanna Gaines has launched a new line of home goods for Anthropologie that includes rugs, pillows and candles.
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  Legal fights launched over Trump’s national emergency declaration

Several legal challenges to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to direct funds toward the building of a border wall have began or been promised.

Road closed due to house fire in Ottawa Co.

Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

Man seriously injured after single-vehicle crash in Wood Co.

3 boys bought flowers for every girl at their school on Valentine’s Day