Cops: $150K in designer merchandise taken in smash-and-grab

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say suspects in a rental truck drove through the front entrance of a Louis Vuitton (lew-EE' vit-AHN') store in Columbus and carried off about $150,000 worth of designer merchandise.


Public access polka show spreads music for 23 years

WADSWORTH, Ohio (AP) — Each Tuesday morning, Gene Kovack walks into the Wadsworth Community Television office carrying a well-worn shoebox filled with 14 videotapes.

  • Written by By RICK ARMON , The Akron Beacon Journal

College to offer sensitivity training after anti-LGBT flyer

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland State University says it will create an advisory committee and offer more sensitivity training after officials were criticized for their response to a flyer that urged LGBT students to kill themselves.

  • Written by By DAKE KANG , Associated Press