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U.S. stocks close mostly higher, led by tech, industrials

Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Thursday, as gains in technology and industrial companies offset declines elsewhere in the market.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 22:42:01 GMT

High School Boys Basketball Standings, Statistics: 1/23

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Thu, 23 Jan 2020 22:47:52 GMT

Briggs: Toledo, BG, and their golden opportunity in a wide-open MAC

If you had to choose one of the following investment strategies, would you:

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 22:09:21 GMT

Maumee judge apologizes for homophobic writings

A Maumee Municipal Court judge is apologizing for letters to the editor he wrote as an Ohio State University student in the 1990s, in which he suggested, among other things, that gay AIDS patients deserved to be afflicted with the deadly disease.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 21:34:58 GMT

Toledo councilman concerned about political rallies' cost to taxpayers

Toledo City Councilman Larry Sykes is worried about how quickly overtime costs for the city’s streets and public safety crews could grow if more presidential candidates make Toledo a stop on the campaign trail leading up to the November election.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 23:42:30 GMT

Trump removes protections for waterways, aiding developers

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration lifted federal protections Thursday for some of the nation’s millions of miles of streams, arroyos and wetlands, completing one of its most far-reaching environmental rollbacks.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:58:22 GMT

Jim Lehrer of the 'MacNeil-Lehrer Report' dies at 85

NEW YORK — Jim Lehrer, co-host and later host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” that for decades offered a thoughtful take on current events, has died, PBS said Thursday. He was 85.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:44:26 GMT

Michigan assistants Bob Shoop and Brian Jean-Mary agree to 2-year contracts

ANN ARBOR — The Michigan football program and new assistant coaches Bob Shoop and Brian Jean-Mary have agreed on two-year contracts, according to documents obtained by The Blade.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 19:12:23 GMT

Dems’ impeachment challenge: Making a case with no new facts

WASHINGTON — The Senate headed into the second day of arguments in President Donald Trump’s impeachment case as House Democrats argue that he abused the power of his office and obstructed Congress for personal political gain ahead of the 2020 election.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:02:34 GMT

Sylvania student-athlete looks to foster change after disqualification for hijab

At 16, life is complicated enough for most us just learning how to drive through neighborhoods and navigate the perils of high school halls.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 19:40:25 GMT

Friedeman seeks reappointment to utility regulator

COLUMBUS — The sole northwest Ohioan in more than a decade to serve on the state's powerful regulatory panel overseeing utilities hopes to hold onto his seat.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:06:05 GMT

Is Dobbins a first-rounder? Mock drafts leaning against it

Is Ohio State running back J.K. Dobbins poised to be a first-round pick in the upcoming NFL draft?

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:41:30 GMT

3-point play: Michigan's lack of communication a major concern

ANN ARBOR — When Michigan lost to Penn State 72-63 Wednesday night, the Wolverines fell into a season-worst, three-game losing skid.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:20:13 GMT

Outdoors: Waiting on winter, Lake Erie angler takes deep drop into the Gulf

FINDLAY — Mike Patterson runs a brisk ice fishing guide business on Lake Erie most winters. He has the specialized fishing rods, the portable shanties, power augers, electronic flashers that allow the angler to see what’s going on under the ice, and all of the tackle and safety gear that ice fishing outings require.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:30:00 GMT

Toledo man enters plea for driving nearly 100 mph, causing injury crash

A South Toledo man floored the accelerator to reach speeds of nearly 100 mph just seconds before striking a tree on Glendale Avenue, before fleeing the scene and leaving his friend near death on the payment.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:52:26 GMT

Perrysburg, Sylvania make list of top places in Ohio to raise family

Perrysburg, Sylvania, and Maumee cracked the top 25 in a WalletHub ranking of the best cities in Ohio to raise a family.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:04:37 GMT

Glass City Gametime: Basketball rights to I-75

Join host Corey Crisan from The Blade building in downtown Toledo, as he welcomes Blade sports writers Nicholas Piotrowicz, Brian Buckey, and sports editor Scott McNeish to preview the Bowling Green-Toledo men's basketball game.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:00:00 GMT

ODOT planning slope repairs along U.S. 24 near Defiance

DEFIANCE — The Ohio Department of Transportation is seeking public comments about an upcoming project to repair collapsing slopes along U.S. 24 in Defiance County.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:26:23 GMT

Walleye Watch: Toledo to host 3 games this weekend

Here is a look at this weekend’s Toledo Walleye home games.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:00:00 GMT

William Goldstein (1936-2020)

William Goldstein, an artist, artisan, and teacher of industrial arts, died Monday at Kingston Residence of Sylvania. He was 83.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT

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