Ohio Legislature OKs bill honoring 1st black major leaguer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill designating Oct. 7 as Moses Fleetwood Walker Day in honor of the first black major league baseball player has cleared Ohio's Legislature and is headed to Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sihks) desk.

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Algae on river flowing into Lake Erie prompts warning

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio are telling children, pregnant women and people with certain medical conditions not to swim in the river that flows through Toledo because of an algae outbreak.

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