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WATCH: Wild Game-Ending Triple Play

Posted 09.03.2013 | Sports

Down 4-1 in the top of the ninth on Saturday night, the Triple-A Columbus Clippers (Indians affiliate) had the tying-run at the plate with no outs and...

82nd & Fifth: MY FIRST TIME by George Goldner

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.29.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

El Greco's View of Toledo is the first picture that attracted curator George Goldner to art when he was just ten years old. "To me the works of art th...

What it Feels Like When Someone Sets Fire To Your Place Of Worship

Beenish Ahmed | Posted 12.11.2012 | Religion
Beenish Ahmed

That one man with a match has shaken an entire community of people from countries around the world who have made this sleepy corner of Ohio their home, in many cases, because of the mosque.

My Trip to Madrid

Michael Kaiser | Posted 09.15.2012 | Home
Michael Kaiser

Fundraising is a new concept in Spain; like most European countries, the government has been, by far, the major underwriter of arts programming. But major fiscal challenges facing the nation have forced the government to make substantial cuts to arts funding

America's Shrinking Cities

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 06.29.2012 | Business

At a time when cities like Austin and New Orleans have experienced tremendous growth, other cities are struggling to survive. In the last two year...

After Son Drowns, Mom Teaches Swimming To Minority Kids Statistically More At-Risk

Posted 05.15.2012 | Impact

After 16-year-old Josh Butts drowned and died, his grieving mother committed to addressing an alarming statistic. Nearly 70 percent of African Ame...

Three Sorority Sisters Killed On Their Way To Spring Break

Posted 03.02.2012 | College

Three sorority sisters from Bowling Green State University were killed in a tragic car crash Friday. The students, Rebekkah Blakkolb, 20, Christina...

A Battleground District in a Battleground State

Rev. Angela Zimmann, Ph.D. | Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics
Rev. Angela Zimmann, Ph.D.

Welcome to the 2012 election cycle in Northwest Ohio's 5th district, a historically Republican area in a battleground state. Enter re-districting (100...

Kucinich Loves Katy Perry

Roll Call | By Shira Toeplitz | Posted 02.16.2012 | Politics

In his political lifespan, Rep. Dennis Kucinich traveled the globe to meet world leaders, crisscrossed the country to run for president and even flirt...

Top 5 Most Outrageous Shootouts Caught On Camera (VIDEO)

newsone.com | David Moye | Posted 10.19.2011 | Crime

While shootouts used to be only accessible in movie theaters, surveillance and cell phone cameras allow us to see the real thing: dangerous shootings ...

Sephardic Spain: Mazel Bueno

Bob Schulman | Posted 09.02.2011 | Travel
Bob Schulman

2011-07-03-Screenshot20110703at7.21.58PM.jpg Self-described as "Jerusalem West," the 2,000-year-old city of Toledo in central Spain at one time had the country's largest concentration of Jews.

10 Cities That Will Take A Decade To Recover From Recession

24/7 Wall Street | Charles B. Stockdale | Posted 08.27.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: The Great Recession officially began in December 2007 and ended in July 2009. This doesn’t mean that the economy has returned to wh...

Taco Bell Tests Nacho Cheese Doritos Taco Shells

Posted 06.13.2011 | Home

Though plenty of college kids have probably had this exact idea late at night (worth noting is the 2009 launch of a new Doritos flavor, Late Night Tac...

Sisters Act: Siblings Create Petition Against School Budget Cuts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

In Ohio, two sibling elementary school students created a "kids-only" petition against budget cuts at Toledo public schools. They have collected over ...

For the Future of Higher Education, Keep Your Eye on Toledo

Kristin Conklin | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Kristin Conklin

The U.S. is a leader in higher education spending, but ranks only 10th among developed nations in its proportion of younger adults with college degrees. The U.S. is simply not getting enough value out of the money it spends.

An American in South Africa -- Or, Why Soccer Really Matters

David Henry Sterry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Henry Sterry

We bonded when we went to see Brazil play Cameroon during the '94 World Cup. It was one of the great days of my life. It made me understand something about two worlds that I didn't know anything about.

Losing Toledo Again?

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

The Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Toledo, Ohio, became infamous in 2002 when a corrosive leak in the reactor vessel almost led to what could have been a catastrophic radiation release.

Taking Back Homes From the Banks: Exercising the Human Right to Housing

Bill Quigley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Quigley

With the millions of homeless living in our communities and the millions of empty foreclosed houses all across our communities, groups have decided to put them together.

Moses Maimonides: Arab Jew, Religious Humanist

David Shasha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
David Shasha

The figure of Moses Maimonides (ca. 1138-1204), perhaps the greatest post-Talmudic rabbi, exemplifies the complications and pitfalls involved in the Arabic articulation of Judaism.

Teabaggers' New Cry: "Mrs. Obama, Hands Off Our Obesity"

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

One day after the passage of an historic health care reform bill, the Tea Party movement turned its attention to a new target today: First Lady Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity.

Toledo LIVE On Twitter: Local News, Sports, People

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Follow the latest in Toledo LIVE through our curated Twitter lists: local news, local sports, and local people via tweets. Do you know a tweeter who'...

Retired Couple Save Abandoned Pets

The Huffington Post | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A retired couple in Eastern Michigan has opened their home and their hearts to desperate cats abandoned by their owners as they were forced out of the...

Toledo Blows Out Buffs As CU Drops To 0-2

Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

TOLEDO -- The two losses have been identified, but from where will the 10 wins come? The Colorado defense is a sieve. The offense is mistake-pron...

Arabia Felix 103: Despite Crippling Travails, Yemen Draws Eager Tourists

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

The inhospitable terrain, weather and occasional kidnapping of foreigners may keep the faint-hearted at bay, but itinerant archeologists, scholars and adventure seekers still flock to Arabia Felix.

Solar Toledo: City's Makeover From Glass City To Solar Valley

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

To secure its future, Toledo, once known as the Glass City, embraced its past; Toledo is where glass was first mass-produced for bottles, buildings, a...