Disgraced ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison after being convicted of having illicit online contact with a 15-year-old girl in 2017.

White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency declaration

Holland Sylvania Mini Mart robbed at gunpoint

Victim pulled out of west Toledo house fire

Transgender bathroom ban may end, but transcript irks teen

Sunday snowfall continues through Monday morning

R.E.M. blasts Trump for retweeting video using song ‘Everybody Hurts’ to mock Democrats

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Burglar arrested after mistaking police car for getaway Lyft

Aurora shooting victims ranged from intern to plant manager

Teenager who fired shot in NM school planned to kill ex-girlfriend, others, police say

Teacher cuts waist-length hair to support 5-year-old girl bullied for short haircut

Evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack, police sources reportedly say

Dashcam video shows SUV going airborne and crashing into police cruiser

Imagination station bird house program runs through Sunday

Imagination Station helped kids get prepared for the return of spring creatures with it’s Birds, Bees and Butterflies program.

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by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn from consideration, the State Department said.

Valentine’s Day at Poco Piatti

The Middle Eastern restaurant was packed with couples sharing dinner and their love for one another on this Valentines Day.

Project Linus providing quilts of love

Quilts for children in need were assembled Saturday at Living Faith United Methodist Church in Holland.

Saturday marks 15 years since truss crane collapsed in Toledo, killing four, injuring 4

Saturday is World Pangolin Day, a time to celebrate one delightfully strange mammal

Go nuts: It’s National Almond Day

Text messages between police officer, white nationalist, appear to show friendly relationship

Police ID 5 workers killed in Illinois shooting

Celebrate Black History Month by supporting local businesses

Lima man hospitalized after crashing into ditch

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reminds motorists to never drive impaired or distracted and to always wear a properly adjusted seat belt.

The Latest: Police: Aurora attacker shouldn’t have owned gun

Police say the fired worker who killed five people at a warehouse in Aurora, Illinois, was able to buy the gun he used because an initial background check didn't catch that he had a prior felony conviction in Mississippi.

Early morning fire damages Cherry St. home

No injuries have been reported.

Canadian nurses trapped in Haiti start GoFundMe for helicopter rescue

The eight nurses are currently trapped in a community an hour away from the airport. They say it’s too dangerous to drive.

Beautiful weather before Sunday snowfall

A big change is in the forecast for Sunday. Snow will be moving in in the afternoon.

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.

Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy See said Saturday

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

Employees described the publisher as appearing drunk, railing against the union and upsetting his young daughter to the point of tears

Ballpark mustard maker drops Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo

Cleveland.com reports the Indians have told official partners like Bertman Foods Co., the maker of Bertman Original Ballpark Mustard, those relationships can't continue unless they stop using Chief Wahoo

The director of Toledo Lucas County Public Library dies suddenly

Clyde Scoles dedicated his career to Ohio libraries as he served as the director of Toledo Lucas County Public Library since 1985.

Student distributes ‘n-word pass’ at Wisconsin high school, could face legal trouble

The student was disciplined by the school system. One parent said she wants the school system to educate other students about the power of hateful words.

Trump picks former Alabama official to lead FEMA

President Donald Trump says he will nominate former Alabama official Jeffrey Byard to head the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Showcase Home Star of House and Home Show

The showcase home is also a smart home. It can be set up to program everything from your smartphone.

PENTA hosts SkillsUSA competition

In the northwest Ohio area, 600 students competed in SkillsUSA to see who is the most skilled in their future jobs.

Police release 2 men questioned in Jussie Smollett case

The Nigerian brothers "have now been released without charging and detectives have additional investigative work to complete," Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said.

City of Toledo now offers free mediation services

This $64,000 program has a lofty goal.

Sick Season: How to help clean the flu out of your home

Our local health officials say the flu season may not have peaked yet, and is still urging people to get a flu shot.

Toledo Police pushing to upgrade taser system

60 percent of Toledo Police’s 585 tasers are close to the end of their service life.Yet buying 351 new Tasers outright would cost the department a pretty penny.

Neighbors Frustrated with Racist Graffiti in south Toledo

Simply put, neighbors want action.

Pitbill gets second chance after abuse investigation

This is certainly a happily ever after for Izzy.

'Zombie deer disease’ has impacted wildlife in 24 states

A fatal disease that affects the brains and spinal cords of deer, elk and moose has shown up in at least 24 states, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Perrysburg teachers discuss diversity at annual conference

The school district is coming together to condemn hate and fight for diversity.

Paul Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison, court filing says

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax and bank fraud charges.

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

Ohio State Highway Patrol announced 2018 leadership awards on Friday

NJ attorney general subpoenas Trump’s inaugural committee

President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee received a sweeping request for financial records this week from prosecutors in New Jersey.

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders says special counsel’s team interviewed her

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

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.

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

On Jan. 27, Toledo police arrested Martin, 27, for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and failure to stop after an accident.

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

Put-in-Bay Mayor Bernard McCann was indicted in October on two felony counts and four misdemeanor conflict of interest counts.

Judge places gag order on Trump confidant Roger Stone; investigators have evidence of communication between Stone and WikiLeaks

A federal judge on Friday placed some limits on what longtime Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone and his lawyers can say publicly about his criminal case brought by the special counsel in the Russia probe.

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

Before the president’s speech, six women Trump referred to as ‘Angel Moms’ exited the White House holding photos of their deceased children

TPS substitute teacher put on leave after assault allegation

A woman claims the substitute assaulted her 13-year-old son last Friday, at Robinson Elementary School.

Tennessee man says victim in serial killer’s sketch is his murdered mother

Anthony Jones said the last time he saw his mother was in 1996. She was later found strangled to death in the Mississippi River.

Supreme Court to decide if 2020 census can ask about citizenship

A lower court blocked the Trump administration from adding the question to the 2020 Census.

Mint copy of Super Mario Bros. video game sells for record $100K

The iconic video game was purchased by a group of collectors.

‘Carlton’ dance can’t be copyrighted, feds say

Alfonso Ribeiro is suing two video game publishers for using the dance without permission in Fortnite and the NBA 2K series games.

Ohio governor pushes for changes to arrest-warrant system

Among issues before the task force are prioritizing warrants for serious offenders who pose threats to public safety, the huge number of outstanding warrants in Ohio, and best practices for serving outstanding warrants.

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

Seven-year-old Vanessa wrote the message ‘in case the bad guy got us and I got killed, you and daddy would know that I love you.’

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

It was the 60th time a sitting president had used the National Emergencies Act since it was passed in 1976. However, he used the law in a way no other president has before.

Some businesses won’t take cash, citing efficiency

There’s growing trend of “cashless businesses” requiring credit card or smartphone app payment only.

Parents, police outraged over the 48-Hour Challenge

It's called the 48-Hour Challenge. Kids disappear, and to complete the challenge, they stay hidden for 48 hours.

Trump says he’s declare emergency to build border wall

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he will declare a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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

A Delta man will spend more than 8 years in prison for having sexual contact with a person under 13 years old.He was also found to be a Tier 1 sex offender.

Planned Parenthood sues Ohio over new abortion restriction

Planned Parenthood has sued Ohio over a law that bans dilation and evacuation abortions, one of the most common abortion methods.

Ex-Massachusetts Gov. Weld to challenge Trump for GOP nomination

Fiscally conservative but socially liberal, the 73-year-old Weld ran on the Libertarian party ticket with former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson in 2016.

Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg back at work

The 85-year-old Ginsburg missed six days of arguments and three private conferences as she recuperated from the December surgery.

Looking to save a little more? Downsize to cut housing costs

Downsizing or “rightsizing” may be the right fit for you.

Conservative students receive death threat after ‘Build the Wall’ post

Tyler Toomey said his group has received much support since the incident. Police are investigating.

Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

The flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job this season, protecting about half the people who got it, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

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.

Report: Payless to file for bankruptcy, close all stores

Payless is planning to file for bankruptcy later this month and close all of its 2,300 stores, according to a report in Reuters, who cited people familiar with the matter.

Road closed due to house fire in Ottawa Co.

The fire is happening on Oak Harbor Southeast Road in Port Clinton.

ICE halts force-feeding of immigrant detainees

The dramatic reversal comes as public pressure was mounting on ICE to halt the practice, which involves feeding detainees through nasal tubes against their will.

‘Literally rotted to death’: Ex-nursing home workers face neglect charges in 2 deaths

Seven nurses were indicted by a grand jury and face 34 charges overall, including manslaughter and gross patient neglect.

Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and depression late in life even may be a risk factor for the development of Alzheimer’s.

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

Police say the man had to be extricated from the vehicle and was transported to St. Vincent Hospital by air ambulance with serious injuries.

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

Three middle school students in Kansas made sure every girl and every woman at their school had a special surprise on Valentine's Day.

Eeeek! Tarantula with huge horn on its back discovered

Think you’ve already seen the scariest spider imaginable? This one says ‘Hold my beer.’