Lost history: How 4 Ohio kids ended pay toilets in US

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The next time you step into a public restroom, say a quiet thank you to Dayton natives Michael and Ira Gessel, Steve Froikin and Natalie Precker.

  • Written by By LAURA A. BISCHOFF , Dayton Daily News

A fourth-grade teacher, a donor and 'an angel on earth'


REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Eva Evans is 10 years old and desperately needs a new kidney to live a normal life. Mrs. Thomas, a smiling fourth-grade teacher at Eva's school, wants to give her one.

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  • Written by By MITCH STACY , Associated Press

Acupuncture helps Ohio addicts on road to recovery

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — As the man with the handful of tiny needles moved closer, Sarah Downs' nervousness grew with his every step. She rocked back and forth in her plastic chair. She fidgeted. She bounced a leg.