Monday, May 20 2013 5:57 PM EDT2013-05-20 21:57:18 GMT
Severe weather is sweeping areas of the plains states. At least one person is dead and more storms are on the way today. ISOH/IMPACT is preparing to help those affected by the spring storms in TexasMore >>
A large tornado roared through the southern part of Oklahoma City and Moore, Oklahoma Monday afternoon. Damage is extensive. Video showed blocks of flattened homes and vehicles tossed upside down. More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 5:41 PM EDT2013-05-20 21:41:39 GMT
The warmer weather bring out all of the bugs. Today begins the Toledo Area Sanitary District's battle with mosquitos. Both rainfall and temperature play a role in how many mosquitos we'll have thisMore >>
The Toledo Area Sanitary District has started mosquito control. Monday evening marks the first day of light trapping. Biologists trap mosquitos and then study the numbers and types throughout the county. Free backyard sprays begin this week and neighborhood fogging starts in June. Log on to 13abc.com for details.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 5:39 PM EDT2013-05-20 21:39:33 GMT
A local elementary student wants to help children understand autism. Ashley McNeal has several siblings with the disorder, so she decided to write a book with the hope of raising awareness. Ashley isMore >>
A local elementary student wants to help children understand autism. Ashley McNeal has several siblings with the disorder, so she decided to write a book with the hope of raising awareness.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 5:22 PM EDT2013-05-20 21:22:06 GMT
A scary situation Monday afternoon as a car slammed into a house on McCord Road. Police say a woman was driving a car southbound and lost control. She swerved and cut across the northbound lanes nearMore >>
A scary situation Monday afternoon as a car slammed into a house on McCord Road. Police say a woman was driving a car southbound and lost control. She swerved and cut across the northbound lanes near Angola.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 5:10 PM EDT2013-05-20 21:10:08 GMT
A man was taken to the hospital Monday after a drive-by shooting. It happened in the 1200 block of Belmont. Toledo police say someone inside a black SUV opened fire on a minivan. The driver of the minivanMore >>
A man was taken to the hospital Monday after a drive-by shooting. It happened in the 1200 block of Belmont.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 4:28 PM EDT2013-05-20 20:28:56 GMT
"I want to make sure that we keep focused on the facts and focused on the science," says Jeff Noel, Vice President of Whirlpool Corporation. There are new details in the Clyde Cancer Cluster investigation. WhirlpoolMore >>
"I want to make sure that we keep focused on the facts and focused on the science," says Jeff Noel, Vice President of Whirlpool Corporation.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 4:26 PM EDT2013-05-20 20:26:47 GMT
Still no arrests in a deadly home invasion in Waterville Township. A local business owner was shot multiple times in his own home. It happened Saturday. The victim and his girlfriend were home when theMore >>
Lucas County Sheriff investigators continue to look for three suspects they say are responsible for the murder of carryout owner James Safadi. He was shot and killed in his Waterville Township home. More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 2:32 PM EDT2013-05-20 18:32:58 GMT
A plan working its way through Columbus has local towns concerned. State lawmakers want to change how cities tax people and businesses. House Bill 5 would create a one-size-fits-all taxing system butMore >>
Perrysburg city council is considering a resolution opposing HB 5 which would give Ohio the right to create tax policy not individual towns.More >>
EVENING NEWS HEADLINES - JANUARY 21, 2013
A number of Northwest Ohio schools have already delayed the start of classes for Tuesday morning in anticipation of bitterly cold temperatures and a brisk wind that'll make it feel well below zero.
(AP) - Authorities say as many as 50 vehicles could be involved in a pileup on Interstate 75 in southwest Ohio. A dispatcher at the State Highway Patrol says the pileup occurred in the southbound lanes, between Middletown and Monroe. She says if there are injuries, none are serious.
OHIO TEACHER RETIREMENTS
(AP) - Education leaders across the state are expecting a wave of teacher retirements in the coming months. The Columbus Dispatch reports that changes in retirement rules will give teachers across the state a strong incentive to retire by July 1st.
(AP) - According to a court document, a New Mexico teen accused of killing his mother, father, two sisters and a brother told police he had been having homicidal and suicidal thoughts. A statement says Nehemiah Griego told a detective he used a rifle.
GLOBAL UNEMPLOYMENT WORRIES
(AP) - The U.N. labor agency warns that the lingering effects of the global economic crisis mean unemployment will continue to rise - even though world economies are expected to improve. The International Labor Organization estimates the net number of unemployed people rose by 4 million in 2012 to some 197 million overall. It is expected to rise by 5.1 million in 2013, and by another 3 million in 2014.
CHURCH PERSONNEL FILES
(AP) - Newly released church personnel files show retired Cardinal Roger Mahony and other top Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles officials maneuvered behind the scenes to shield molester priests. Records shows church leaders were concerned about damage control and kept parishioners in the dark.