New federal regulations are dimming a bright idea Thomas Edison perfected more than 130 years ago.
12:00 AM Jan 8, 2012
When a powerful blizzard ripped through North Dakota last winter, hundreds of drivers were stranded as white-out conditions shuttered interstates spanning the state. Snow whipped up by wind marred the lines between pavement and grassy drop-offs, leaving some scared motorists unsure what to do.
3:00 PM Jan 7, 2012
Most parents are happy to teach their kids how to throw a ball, or ride a bike. Eliyah Kelly's parents are teaching her how to bring down multistory structures with the push of a button.
1:00 PM Jan 7, 2012
Children used to clamor to get into Danny Acker's classes, and he was so popular he was once named his elementary school's Teacher of the Year.
11:00 AM Jan 7, 2012
Thieves have stolen at least eight cars in Perkins Township and Sandusky in the past month, police said.
8:00 AM Jan 7, 2012
The rolling hills and scenic bluffs of western Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota hide a valuable resource that has sparked what's been called a modern-day gold rush.
6:00 AM Jan 7, 2012
For most kids in Huron, the implosion of the ConAgra buildings will be an earth-shattering event they'll see only once in their lifetimes.
5:00 AM Jan 7, 2012
The state should transfer mentally ill juvenile inmates to psychiatric facilities as soon as possible and find money for their treatment, according to a new report on the status of Ohio's youth prison system.
4:46 PM Jan 6, 2012
FirstEnergy and Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials were matter-of-fact at a public meeting Thursday as they talked about their decision last month to turn on Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, despite serious safety concerns.
11:59 AM Jan 6, 2012
Locked-out tire company workers in Ohio are in a new dispute with management - about whether it backed out of new talks.
10:51 AM Jan 6, 2012
On a doorstep outside a family home, a father wondered why police had to shoot his son in the hall of the boy's middle school. In an office across town, a police chief insisted that his officers had no choice.
10:41 AM Jan 6, 2012
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown 100 percent supports President Barack Obama's decision to pull soldiers from Iraq and end a war campaign that began a decade ago.
10:40 AM Jan 6, 2012
River Otters could be returning to Northwest Ohio. Wildlife officials have documented the first river otter to appear in Putnam County in almost 100 years.
10:40 AM Jan 6, 2012
The 2011 holiday shopping season will go down in the record books as the year the Grinch stole stores' profits.
6:37 PM Jan 5, 2012

This week on Five Points with Emil and Andy, the guys discuss the NAACP letter to Sandusky police, the GOP presidential race and having bad days.

 

4:05 PM Jan 5, 2012