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Collingwood deadly shooting

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Toledo police confirm a man was shot and killed around 3:00 AM on the 2900 hundred block of Collingwood near Nottingham Terrace, just south of Central. At this point, investigators are releasing very little info, but do confirm that neighbors called police after hearing gunshots. Police blocked off Collingwood in both directions .Detectives say there are no suspects. Stay with 13abc for the latest developments throughout the day. More>>

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Nov. levy for Springfield schools a "back up plan" Video included

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Springfield Local Schools are moving forward to put a levy on the November ballot, but school leaders say it's only as a back up.Voters will see a 7.9 mill levy on the August 5th ballot. If it's shot down, board members want to put it on the November ballot and in order to do that, they have to file the paperwork before the August results are known. Wednesday, board members unanimously approved putting a levy, with the same millage, on in November.Sherri Koback, the board president says the l... More>>

City hosting East Toledo clean-up on Thursday Video included

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An old, abandoned, overgrown factory field near Milroy Street is changing for the better day by day. Neighbors got city permission to start cleaning up the field after a Toledo worker mowed the lawn last Friday. Since then they've been cutting weeds, hauling trash and peeling metal off an old work trailer. They would like to see it completely cleared out."The neighbors were out, and talked to the city and they said we'll tell you what: we'll come back, we'll clean some more up," says East T... More>>

Best Buy hiring for several positions

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Three area Best Buy locations are currently looking to fill several different positions. The stores that are hiring are the location at Monroe and Secor in Toledo, the store on Spring Meadows Drive in Holland and the store on Fremont Pike in Perrysburg. Between all three stores, the company is looking to hire about 30 people or more. It is hiring full time, part time and seasonal employees. To apply, visit bestbuy-jobs.com. More>>

Autopsy results for BGSU grad found in landfill could take weeks Video included

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It could be weeks until we know how a BGSU graduate died in Cleveland. Friends say they last saw 22-year-old Cory Barron at a concert at Progressive Field over the weekend. Police found his body in a landfill Tuesday. Investigators say Barron may have crawled or fallen into a trash chute in the stadium. The Lorain County coroner's office is performing an autopsy, but officials say the results will take about three weeks. Family and friends will remember Barron Thursday night with a candl... More>>

Chinese lantern may have sparked N. Baltimore plastics plant blaze Video included

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Large stacks of plastic pallets in the yard of HPJ Industries on West Boundary Street started burning last Thursday around 11 p.m. sending massive flames more than 100 feet into the air for hours. 

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Cystic fibrosis drug being tested at Toledo Hospital

It's being called the greatest advance in the treatment of the fatal lung disease cystic fibrosis. 13abc's Melissa Voetsch has more on the future of a drug being tested at Toledo Hospital. More>>

Red Cross facing critical blood shortage

With barely enough to cover lifesaving needs, and with even fewer donors each day, the American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage and is asking for your help to prevent a crisis. More>>

Teen followed and robbed by 2 suspects speaks out Video included

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These are the two suspects accused of robbing two teenage boys Saturday. We spoke with one of the victims. We can't show you his face, but the 15 year old says he and his buddy had just left the University of Toledo recreation center and were on the University trail. "We're riding along and just saw some people that we were just a little leery of. We wanted to avoid them so we got off to a Toledo side street up the trail here," said the victim. The teens cut through this neighborhood on their... More>>

Blade Briefing: MAC Media Day

College football season is just around the corner. Wednesday was MAC Media Day in Detroit. Frank Corsoe of The Toledo Blade joins us with the details. More>>

Residents split on Springfield Schools August levy Video included

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Springfield Local Schools says they need funding and are asking homeowners for support. In two weeks, voters head to the polls for a special election, but residents are split on another new tax. Springfield has a 7.9 mil levy on the august 5th ballot. It will cost the owner of a $100,000 home about $280 a year and generate $5.5 million each year for the district. But not everyone is on board. 13abc’s Christina Williams talked with some residents who say the district should make do with wha... More>>

Jamie Farr pool opens as attendance dips Video included

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A small ceremony ushered in the opening of Jamie Farr Pool on North Summit St, Wednesday even as numbers indicate attendance at the pools is sinking again this year. More>>

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  • IMF cuts US economic growth forecast for 2014

    IMF cuts US economic growth forecast for 2014

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:22:20 GMT
    The International Monetary Fund has shaved its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year, mostly because of a sharp contraction in the first quarter.
    The International Monetary Fund has shaved its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year, mostly because of a sharp contraction in the first quarter.
  • Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

    Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:19:21 GMT
    The Senate has advanced an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas.
    The Senate has advanced an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas.
  • Expect more wildfires out West

    Expect more wildfires out West

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:17:16 GMT
    Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.
    Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.
  • Senate agrees on $11B highway funding plan

    Senate agrees on $11B highway funding plan

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:15:38 GMT
    The Senate is moving toward passage of an $11 billion measure to temporarily fix a multibillion-dollar shortfall in federal highway and transit programs.
    The Senate is moving toward passage of an $11 billion measure to temporarily fix a multibillion-dollar shortfall in federal highway and transit programs.
  • MI governor Snyder re-election gets tepid response

    MI governor Snyder re-election gets tepid response

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:12:56 GMT
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has accomplished much of what he said he set out to do when he was elected four years ago but instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid for re-election has been met with ambivalence.
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has accomplished much of what he said he set out to do when he was elected four years ago but instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid for re-election has been met with ambivalence.
  • Call for troops at border

    Call for troops at border

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:10:49 GMT
    When Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced the deployment of up to 1,000 armed National Guard troops to the Mexican border he was speaking to voters in Iowa as much as Texas. T
    When Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced the deployment of up to 1,000 armed National Guard troops to the Mexican border he was speaking to voters in Iowa as much as Texas. T
  • Teen pilot dies in crash during world-record attempt

    Teen pilot dies in crash during world-record attempt

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:43 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:43:48 GMT
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over the Pacific Ocean, a family spokeswoman said Wednesday. Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night. Suleman and his father, Babar Suleman, were on board. Hayat said the body of Haris Suleman had been recovered, but crews were still looking for his father. Federal Aviation ...
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over the Pacific Ocean, a family spokeswoman said Wednesday. Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night. Suleman and his father, Babar Suleman, were on board. Hayat said the body of Haris Suleman had been recovered, but crews were still looking for his father. Federal Aviation ...
  • TPD looking for suspects who robbed 2 teenage boys

    TPD looking for suspects who robbed 2 teenage boys

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:10:04 GMT
    Toledo police are looking for the suspects who robbed two teens.
    Toledo police are looking for the suspects who robbed two teens.
  • Morning soaker comes with light show

    Morning soaker comes with light show

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-07-23 19:40:11 GMT
    Many of us were awakened by thunderstorms early Wednesday morning.
    Many of us were awakened by thunderstorms early Wednesday morning.
  • Governor helps kick off 161st Ohio State Fair

    Governor helps kick off 161st Ohio State Fair

    It's time for the Ohio State Fair.
    The annual Ohio State Fair has kicked off in Columbus.
  • Wood County athletes bring home 25 medals from State Games

    Wood County athletes bring home 25 medals from State Games

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:04:19 GMT
    Twenty-four Wood Co. athletes from Wood Lane went to Columbus to compete at the Ohio Special Olympics Summer Games. They brought home 25 medals.
    Twenty-four Wood Co. athletes from Wood Lane went to Columbus to compete at the Ohio Special Olympics Summer Games. They brought home 25 medals.
  • Dayton Air Force Base honor

    Dayton Air Force Base honor

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:19:42 GMT
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed.
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed.
  • Motorcycle ride Saturday for Pioneer accident victim

    Motorcycle ride Saturday for Pioneer accident victim

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:48:46 GMT
    Kaleb McLaughlin graduated from North Central High School in 2012.The following year, Kaleb lost his life when the car he was in veered off the road."In a small town, we're all family," said Ed Kidston, the mayor of Pioneer. "When a tragedy happens to one individual in town, it affects the whole town."The accident happened near Pioneer, on Williams County Road P.Kaleb was the passenger, his fiance was behind the wheel. She survived, and for the past year, those who knew Kaleb have been coping...
    Kaleb McLaughlin graduated from North Central High School in 2012.The following year, Kaleb lost his life when the car he was in veered off the road."In a small town, we're all family," said Ed Kidston, the mayor of Pioneer. "When a tragedy happens to one individual in town, it affects the whole town."The accident happened near Pioneer, on Williams County Road P.Kaleb was the passenger, his fiance was behind the wheel. She survived, and for the past year, those who knew Kaleb have been coping...
  • Ohio student death ruled suicide, no foul play

    Ohio student death ruled suicide, no foul play

    A coroner says there are no signs of foul play in the death of a University of Cincinnati student whose apparent disappearance triggered a wide search in May.
    A coroner says there are no signs of foul play in the death of a University of Cincinnati student whose apparent disappearance triggered a wide search in May.
  • Arrest made in overnight shooting

    Arrest made in overnight shooting

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:40:00 GMT
    A man accused in a late-night shooting in Toledo is now behind bars.  Investigators say 41-year-old Christopher Bourn and another man tried to rob Jeffery Burks at Dorr and Bell around 11:30 PM Tuesday.
    A man accused in a late-night shooting in Toledo is now behind bars.  Investigators say 41-year-old Christopher Bourn and another man tried to rob Jeffery Burks at Dorr and Bell around 11:30 PM Tuesday.
  • Skies still safe following MH17 disaster, lawmakers say

    Skies still safe following MH17 disaster, lawmakers say

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:00:25 GMT
    On Tuesday, the Federal Aviation Administration canceled flights to Tel Aviv, Israel after a rocket landed too close to the airport. This latest news comes off the heels of downed Malaysian Airlines Flight 17. Now lawmakers are saying passenger safety is the number one priority in the skies. “There are enough things to be fearful of in this world without starting to think if 'I get on this plane is it going to be shot down.' It isn’t so, so unusual,” Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) said. Brown sa...
    On Tuesday, the Federal Aviation Administration canceled flights to Tel Aviv, Israel after a rocket landed too close to the airport. This latest news comes off the heels of downed Malaysian Airlines Flight 17. Now lawmakers are saying passenger safety is the number one priority in the skies. “There are enough things to be fearful of in this world without starting to think if 'I get on this plane is it going to be shot down.' It isn’t so, so unusual,” Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) said. Brown sa...
  • Multiple airlines cancel all flights to and from Israel

    Multiple airlines cancel all flights to and from Israel

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:58 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:58:24 GMT
    Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. A Delta Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean headed for Tel Aviv on Tuesday when it turned around and flew to Paris instead. Flight 468 had 273 passengers and 17 crew on board. US Airways, which has one daily flight from Philadelphia, canceled that flight Tuesday and the return trip from Tel Aviv.
    Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. A Delta Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean headed for Tel Aviv on Tuesday when it turned around and flew to Paris instead. Flight 468 had 273 passengers and 17 crew on board. US Airways, which has one daily flight from Philadelphia, canceled that flight Tuesday and the return trip from Tel Aviv.
  • LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

    LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

    LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.
    LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.
  • Fremont community mourns loss of missing man

    Fremont community mourns loss of missing man

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:20 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:20:36 GMT
    Those who knew Cory Barron in Fremont called him sweet, kind and a good man from a good family. Most in the tight-knit community were stunned to hear about his death."Deep down you pray that good will come out of it," says Timberly Kidwell, who coached Cory's sister. "You hate to hear that something like this is the outcome. I can't reiterate how great of a family this is, my heart is broken for them."Friends and family first reported the 22-year-old missing after they couldn't find him follo...
    Those who knew Cory Barron in Fremont called him sweet, kind and a good man from a good family. Most in the tight-knit community were stunned to hear about his death."Deep down you pray that good will come out of it," says Timberly Kidwell, who coached Cory's sister. "You hate to hear that something like this is the outcome. I can't reiterate how great of a family this is, my heart is broken for them."Friends and family first reported the 22-year-old missing after they couldn't find him follo...
  • Body of missing BGSU grad found in landfill

    Body of missing BGSU grad found in landfill

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:07:26 GMT
    A young man's body was found in a landfill in Lorain County Tuesday. Sheriff's investigators say the body is that of 22-year-old Cory Barron of Fremont. The BGSU graduate was last seen Friday at a concert at Progressive Field. Investigators say he left one group of friends to meet another and then vanished. An autopsy is set for Wednesday to determine how he died.
    A young man's body was found in a landfill in Lorain County Tuesday. Sheriff's investigators say the body is that of 22-year-old Cory Barron of Fremont. The BGSU graduate was last seen Friday at a concert at Progressive Field. Investigators say he left one group of friends to meet another and then vanished. An autopsy is set for Wednesday to determine how he died.
  • Company issues nationwide fruit recall

    Company issues nationwide fruit recall

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:07:17 GMT
    A national recall is affecting customers who picked up fruit at Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger or Walmart. Central California company Wawona Packing is voluntarily recalling peaches, nectarines and plums because of a possible listeria contamination. The affected fruit was packaged and shipped to retailers between June 1 and July 12. The company has since shut down its packing lines and sanitized the facility. They are urging anyone who has the fruit to throw it away. More information, i...
    A national recall is affecting customers who picked up fruit at Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger or Walmart. Central California company Wawona Packing is voluntarily recalling peaches, nectarines and plums because of a possible listeria contamination. The affected fruit was packaged and shipped to retailers between June 1 and July 12. The company has since shut down its packing lines and sanitized the facility. They are urging anyone who has the fruit to throw it away. More information, i...
  • New BOE, new direction says Husted

    New BOE, new direction says Husted

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:05:09 GMT
    Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted (R), made an unusual appearance in Toledo, Tuesday, to give a pep talk to the new Lucas County Board of Elections.
    Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted (R), made an unusual appearance in Toledo, Tuesday, to give a pep talk to the new Lucas County Board of Elections.
  • Vandals slash six flags on Main St. in Flag City, USA

    Vandals slash six flags on Main St. in Flag City, USA

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:02:53 GMT
    “I don’t know how anybody could do this to the American flag!” says Karl Kuhlman, a Findlay business owner. “It’s disrespectful.”
    “I don’t know how anybody could do this to the American flag!” says Karl Kuhlman, a Findlay business owner. “It’s disrespectful.”

  • Tenant accused of murdering landlord

    Tenant accused of murdering landlord

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:30:09 GMT
    A man is behind bars tonight, accused of murdering his landlord. Lenawee County sheriff's deputies arrested Michael Thorn Anderson Tuesday afternoon for the murder of Larry Smith.
    A man is behind bars tonight, accused of murdering his landlord. Lenawee County sheriff's deputies arrested Michael Thorn Anderson Tuesday afternoon for the murder of Larry Smith.
  • Blade Briefing: Sec. of State visits Lucas Co. BOE

    Blade Briefing: Sec. of State visits Lucas Co. BOE

    Secretary of State Jon Husted was in Lucas County Tuesday meeting with the new board of elections. He's trying to make sure this new group understands his expectations and will be ready for the next election.
  • What exactly is ozone?

    What exactly is ozone?

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:04:32 GMT
      Ozone is natural and even necessary but can irritate the lungs
      Ozone is natural and even necessary but can irritate the lungs
  • Local girl appears on national television

    Local girl appears on national television

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:48:34 GMT
    Progeria is known as the aging disease. It is a rare, fatal, genetic condition that only affects about 100 children around the world. Several of them live in our region and one of them,Carly Kudzia, is about to be featured on national television. Carly is an amazing little girl who may change the way you look at life. She and her family recently traveled to New York City for the taping of the Katie Couric show. They're hoping the show will bring more attention to progeria and help unlock th...
    Progeria is known as the aging disease. It is a rare, fatal, genetic condition that only affects about 100 children around the world. Several of them live in our region and one of them,Carly Kudzia, is about to be featured on national television. Carly is an amazing little girl who may change the way you look at life. She and her family recently traveled to New York City for the taping of the Katie Couric show. They're hoping the show will bring more attention to progeria and help unlock th...
  • Horrific case of alleged horse abuse in NW Ohio

    Horrific case of alleged horse abuse in NW Ohio

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:44:54 GMT
    Investigators are calling it a horrifying case of alleged animal abuse. A passerby alerted authorities to some extremely thin horses at a farm in Woodville Township in Sandusky County. We do want to warn you some of the pictures in this story are graphic. Sandusky County Animal Cruelty Investigator Kelly Askins is calling this the worst case of horse abuse she's ever seen. Over the weekend workers and volunteers seized four horses but only three of them survived, "We've dealt with thin hors...
    Investigators are calling it a horrifying case of alleged animal abuse. A passerby alerted authorities to some extremely thin horses at a farm in Woodville Township in Sandusky County. We do want to warn you some of the pictures in this story are graphic. Sandusky County Animal Cruelty Investigator Kelly Askins is calling this the worst case of horse abuse she's ever seen. Over the weekend workers and volunteers seized four horses but only three of them survived, "We've dealt with thin hors...
  • Obamacare hit by ruling, but subsidies to continue

    Obamacare hit by ruling, but subsidies to continue

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:23:22 GMT
    President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday.
    President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday.
  • Lucas County starts early Head Start this Fall

    Lucas County starts early Head Start this Fall

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:01:20 GMT
    Toledo Day Nursery will serve as an Early Head Start site this Fall. Early Head Start will offer full day, full year programs for children zero to 3...a first for Lucas CountyKristi Hannan is the Early Head Start Director. She tells 13ABC, "Its really another opportunity to provide more services to pregnant women, infants, and toddlers...this gives us more chances to reach families there are a large number of infant and toddlers living in poverty who would benefit from the comprehensive servi...
    Toledo Day Nursery will serve as an Early Head Start site this Fall. Early Head Start will offer full day, full year programs for children zero to 3...a first for Lucas CountyKristi Hannan is the Early Head Start Director. She tells 13ABC, "Its really another opportunity to provide more services to pregnant women, infants, and toddlers...this gives us more chances to reach families there are a large number of infant and toddlers living in poverty who would benefit from the comprehensive servi...
  • McComb boil advisory lifted

    McComb boil advisory lifted

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:20:49 GMT
    The village of McComb's boil advisory is no longer in effect.
    The village of McComb's boil advisory is no longer in effect.
  • Salvation Army offers free school supplies for students

    Salvation Army offers free school supplies for students

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-07-22 16:50:48 GMT
    Every year, The Salvation Army coordinates a school supply donation drive with the aim of supplying over 1,200 students in Northwest Ohio with a back pack and the supplies to start the school year off on the right foot.If you would like supplies for your student, you must attend an application session and bring the following: identification, proof of residence, proof of income and proof of the children you would like supplies for. Tools for School assistance applications will accepted at the ...
    Every year, The Salvation Army coordinates a school supply donation drive with the aim of supplying over 1,200 students in Northwest Ohio with a back pack and the supplies to start the school year off on the right foot.If you would like supplies for your student, you must attend an application session and bring the following: identification, proof of residence, proof of income and proof of the children you would like supplies for. Tools for School assistance applications will accepted at the ...
  • Suspect in Temperance standoff surrenders

    Suspect in Temperance standoff surrenders

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:22:08 GMT
    Monroe county sheriff's deputies are involved in a standoff with a man in Temperance, Michigan. It's happening off of Stoneybrook Lane near Jackman and Dean.
    Monroe county sheriff's deputies are involved in a standoff with a man in Temperance, Michigan. It's happening off of Stoneybrook Lane near Jackman and Dean.
  • Dayton Air Force base plans hundreds of layoffs

    Dayton Air Force base plans hundreds of layoffs

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:55:41 GMT
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Civilian employees at Ohio's largest military base will have until Aug. 1 to notify officials if they plan to retire or leave with incentives ahead of hundreds of layoffs this fall. The incentives are meant to encourage employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton to leave voluntarily before the base eliminates 372 workers by Oct. 1. The Air Force says it will save $1.6 billion by eliminating more than 3,400 jobs throughout the service. Base spokesman Daryl Ma...
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Civilian employees at Ohio's largest military base will have until Aug. 1 to notify officials if they plan to retire or leave with incentives ahead of hundreds of layoffs this fall. The incentives are meant to encourage employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton to leave voluntarily before the base eliminates 372 workers by Oct. 1. The Air Force says it will save $1.6 billion by eliminating more than 3,400 jobs throughout the service. Base spokesman Daryl Ma...
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  • MI governor Snyder re-election gets tepid response

    MI governor Snyder re-election gets tepid response

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:12:56 GMT
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has accomplished much of what he said he set out to do when he was elected four years ago but instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid for re-election has been met with ambivalence.
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has accomplished much of what he said he set out to do when he was elected four years ago but instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid for re-election has been met with ambivalence.
  • Wood County athletes bring home 25 medals from State Games

    Wood County athletes bring home 25 medals from State Games

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:04:19 GMT
    Twenty-four Wood Co. athletes from Wood Lane went to Columbus to compete at the Ohio Special Olympics Summer Games. They brought home 25 medals.
    Twenty-four Wood Co. athletes from Wood Lane went to Columbus to compete at the Ohio Special Olympics Summer Games. They brought home 25 medals.
  • Dayton Air Force Base honor

    Dayton Air Force Base honor

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:19:42 GMT
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed.
    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed.
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  • IMF cuts US economic growth forecast for 2014

    IMF cuts US economic growth forecast for 2014

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:22:20 GMT
    The International Monetary Fund has shaved its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year, mostly because of a sharp contraction in the first quarter.
    The International Monetary Fund has shaved its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year, mostly because of a sharp contraction in the first quarter.
  • Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

    Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:19:21 GMT
    The Senate has advanced an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas.
    The Senate has advanced an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas.
  • Expect more wildfires out West

    Expect more wildfires out West

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:17:16 GMT
    Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.
    Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.
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    This Is Home

  • 13abc Unclaimed Cash

    13abc Unclaimed Cash

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:49:48 GMT
    13abc is helping bring you money that is rightfully yours. The State of Ohio has millions of dollars in unclaimed funds. We're teaming up with the Ohio Department of Commerce to find out if there is any unclaimed cash in your name. 13abc is hosting a phone bank in our studios from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Monday evening. All you have to do to find out if there is any money owed to you is call 419-534-3838. You can also find the full list of names at the following link: http://www.com.ohio.gov/u...
    13abc is helping bring you money that is rightfully yours. The State of Ohio has millions of dollars in unclaimed funds. We're teaming up with the Ohio Department of Commerce to find out if there is any unclaimed cash in your name. 13abc is hosting a phone bank in our studios from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Monday evening. All you have to do to find out if there is any money owed to you is call 419-534-3838. You can also find the full list of names at the following link: http://www.com.ohio.gov/u...
  • Super Saving Monday!

    Super Saving Monday!

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:03:10 GMT
    Super Saving Monday!
    Super Saving Monday!
  • Best of Class 2014

    Best of Class 2014

    Monday, June 2 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-06-03 00:49:28 GMT
     Congratulations to all the graduates of 2014!
     Congratulations to all the graduates of 2014!
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  • Breaking News

    Collingwood deadly shooting

    Collingwood deadly shooting

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:14 AM EDT2014-07-24 09:14:48 GMT
    Toledo police confirm a man was shot and killed around 3:00 AM on the 2900 hundred block of Collingwood near Nottingham Terrace, just south of Central. At this point, investigators are releasing very little info, but do confirm that neighbors called police after hearing gunshots. Police blocked off Collingwood in both directions .Detectives say there are no suspects. Stay with 13abc for the latest developments throughout the day.
    Toledo police confirm a man was shot and killed around 3:00 AM on the 2900 hundred block of Collingwood near Nottingham Terrace, just south of Central. At this point, investigators are releasing very little info, but do confirm that neighbors called police after hearing gunshots. Police blocked off Collingwood in both directions .Detectives say there are no suspects. Stay with 13abc for the latest developments throughout the day.
  • City hosting East Toledo clean-up on Thursday

    City hosting East Toledo clean-up on Thursday

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:36:47 GMT
    An old, abandoned, overgrown factory field near Milroy Street is changing for the better day by day. Neighbors got city permission to start cleaning up the field after a Toledo worker mowed the lawn last Friday. Since then they've been cutting weeds, hauling trash and peeling metal off an old work trailer. They would like to see it completely cleared out."The neighbors were out, and talked to the city and they said we'll tell you what: we'll come back, we'll clean some more up," says East T...
    An old, abandoned, overgrown factory field near Milroy Street is changing for the better day by day. Neighbors got city permission to start cleaning up the field after a Toledo worker mowed the lawn last Friday. Since then they've been cutting weeds, hauling trash and peeling metal off an old work trailer. They would like to see it completely cleared out."The neighbors were out, and talked to the city and they said we'll tell you what: we'll come back, we'll clean some more up," says East T...
  • Nov. levy for Springfield schools a "back up plan"

    Nov. levy for Springfield schools a "back up plan"

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:56 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:56:46 GMT
    Springfield Local Schools are moving forward to put a levy on the November ballot, but school leaders say it's only as a back up.Voters will see a 7.9 mill levy on the August 5th ballot. If it's shot down, board members want to put it on the November ballot and in order to do that, they have to file the paperwork before the August results are known. Wednesday, board members unanimously approved putting a levy, with the same millage, on in November.Sherri Koback, the board president says the l...
    Springfield Local Schools are moving forward to put a levy on the November ballot, but school leaders say it's only as a back up.Voters will see a 7.9 mill levy on the August 5th ballot. If it's shot down, board members want to put it on the November ballot and in order to do that, they have to file the paperwork before the August results are known. Wednesday, board members unanimously approved putting a levy, with the same millage, on in November.Sherri Koback, the board president says the l...
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