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NY trial over Jasper Johns art ends in guilty plea

AP Photo/Jasper Johns NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York foundry owner once popular with artists pleaded guilty Monday to charges that he tried to sell phony knockoffs of a sculpture of Jasper Johns’ classic 1960 “Flag” painting and the sculptures of two...
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Maryland mall reopens with grief, more security

Courtney, center, a friend of one of the victims in Saturday’s shooting at the Mall in Columbia, Md,, cries as she walks through the food court with friends after the mall was reopened to the public on Monday Jan. 27, 2014. Three people died Saturday in a shooting at a mall...
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Maryland mall reopens with grief, more security

Courtney, center, a friend of one of the victims in Saturday’s shooting at the Mall in Columbia, Md,, cries as she walks through the food court with friends after the mall was reopened to the public on Monday Jan. 27, 2014. Three people died Saturday in a shooting at a mall...

Owens Community College campuses closed Tuesday

Due to expected poor weather conditions, Owens Community College has closed its Findlay and Toledo campuses for Tuesday. The University of Toledo has cancelled classes on Tuesday as well, and Ohio Northern University has cancelled all evening classes and student activities today.
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Julius Thomas’ skills honed on the hardwood

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Broncos third-year tight end Julius Thomas began the season with more NCAA tournament trips (two) on his resume than catches in the NFL (one). Now, the former power forward at Portland State is the key to Denver’s...
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Apple’s 1Q disappoints Wall Street, stock falls

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple’s holiday season proved to be a disappointment even though the company sold a record number of iPhones and iPads during its latest quarter. The fiscal first-quarter earnings released Monday topped analyst projections,...
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Deep freeze in Midwest puts normal routines on ice

Pedestrians making their way along State Street are well-bundled against the region’s return to bitterly cold conditions, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, John Hart) Pedestrians making their way along State Street are well-bundled...

Hancock-Wood issues peak demand alert

Today’s expected frigid temperatures have caused Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative to issue a peak demand alert between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. The utility said it is likely that load control will be conducted during the peak demand alert, and that load control could extend...

Courts, probation office closed Tuesday

Hancock County Common Pleas Court, Findlay Municipal Court, and Hancock County Adult Probation Department are all closed Tuesday due to the cold weather.
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NJ Democrats combine traffic jam probes

File-This Jan. 23, 2014, file photo shows New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie addressing a gathering at the Dudley Family School in Camden, N.J. New Jersey Democrats are set to pool their resources by merging separate legislative investigations into allegations that Christie’s...