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CLEVELAND (AP) - The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame says next year's induction ceremony is scheduled for April 14 at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland. The Rock Hall is located in Cleveland, but the city hasn't hosted the induction ceremony since 2015. The event instead has been held in New York.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Columbus is the fourth stop on Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's national listening tour. President Donald Trump's housing secretary has been traveling the country gathering input from agency field staff, local leaders and residents of public housing developments.

CINCINNATI (AP) - The owner of a Cincinnati crematory says flames from a cremation spread outside a furnace when the fire got too hot in what he describes as a "freak accident." Firefighters put out the blaze Tuesday night at Hillside Chapel Crematory. No one was hurt. Owner Don Catchen tells WCPO-TV that fireproofing measures at the business limited the damage, and no other bodies were affected.

CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland officials have committed the final chunk of financing for $140 million in upgrades planned at the Cavaliers' home, Quicken Loans Arena. The makeover of the concert and sports venue would include more space for dining and gathering. The cost of renovations is being split by the city, the team, Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County, and a convention and visitors bureau.

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