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Supreme Court orders stay of execution

FILE – In this Dec. 13, 2011 file photo released by the Missouri Department of Corrections is death-row inmate Herbert Smulls who is scheduled to die by injection one minute after midnight Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 for killing St. Louis County jeweler Stephen Honickman in...
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FACT CHECK: Obama and Medicare premiums

President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address before a joint session of Congress in the House chamber Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Larry Downing, Pool) President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address before a joint session of Congress...
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Americans react to Obama’s address to nation

President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address before a joint session of Congress in the House chamber Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Washington, as Vice President Joe Biden, and House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, listen. (AP Photo/Larry Downing, Pool) President Barack...
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Motley Crue retiring, plans 72 goodbye concerts

AP Photo/Richard Shotwell LOS ANGELES (AP) — Motley Crue is hanging up its guitars for good. The heavy metal band plans to say goodbye with 72 concerts in the United States and Canada before retiring. The rockers made the announcement at a news conference Tuesday in...

12 artists inducted into Musicians Hall of Fame

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Musicians Hall of Fame inducted 12 new members across the genres, including bluesman Buddy Guy, British rock guitarist Peter Frampton and pedal steel player and country singer Barbara Mandrell. Also inducted during Tuesday’s ceremony in...
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FACT CHECK: Less than meets eye in Obama speech

President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address before a joint session of Congress in the House chamber Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Larry Downing, Pool) President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address before a joint session of Congress...

Findlay man hurt in accident

One person was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital this afternoon after his car was struck from behind on North Main Street. Brian DeLong, 36, of Findlay, was yielding to traffic before turning left onto Southcliff Drive at 3:26 p.m. when Gary Clark, 80, of Findlay, who was...
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Officer shoots teen at Hawaii school after scuffle

Students are moved to an on-campus stadium at Roosevelt High School after a school shooting, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Honolulu. A 17-year-old student was shot by police in a counselor’s office after he pulled a knife and cut one of the officers. The student was taken to a...

United Way campaign exceeds goal, raises $3.1 million

The bar has been set another notch higher for future United Way of Hancock County campaigns, with this year’s effort breaking another record, finishing at $3,020,497. An additional $95,000 was raised for United Way’s Halt Hunger initiative, bringing the total amount raised during...
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Obama vows to act ‘wherever and whenever’ he can

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring that upward economic mobility has stalled for millions of Americans, President Barack Obama is challenging a deeply divided Congress to restore the nation’s belief in “opportunity for all” – while...