Divers slowly search bottom of Lake Erie for missing plane

CLEVELAND (AP) — Divers guided by an underwater detector searched part of the bottom of Lake Erie on Friday for a plane that disappeared a week ago near Cleveland with six people aboard, officials said as the effort resumed in extremely cold weather.

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The Limited to close all brick-and-mortar shops

WASHINGTON (AP) — More grim news for malls came Friday as apparel retailer The Limited said it will close all its brick-and-mortar stores at the end of this weekend.

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Ohio suspect in women's slayings found competent for trial

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A man suspected of killing several women in Ohio was found competent Friday to stand trial in connection with two of the deaths but is expected to undergo further evaluations as his attorneys pursue an insanity defense.

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Trump pick becomes chairwoman of Ohio GOP, ousts incumbent

LEWIS CENTER, Ohio (AP) — Republicans chose President-elect Donald Trump's pick for the next leader of their state party on Friday after the sitting chairman withdrew his name from consideration.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press