off

Bahrain: Blasts hit police 3 years after uprising

A Bahraini anti-government protester throws a stone toward riot police firing tear gas during clashes in Dih, on the edge of the capital of Manama, Bahrain, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. An explosion rocked a bus carrying police in Bahrain on Friday, while security forces used tear gas...
off

Princes William, Harry sandbag against UK floods

AP Photo/Ki Price LONDON (AP) — Prince William and Prince Harry helped flood-hit British villagers protect their homes Friday, unloading sandbags alongside soldiers in a River Thames village. The princes, who have both served in the armed forces, joined a work crew In...

Lane closures announced for U.S. 224 at I-75

Traffic on U.S. 224 at Interstate 75 in Findlay will be slowed next week as construction work begins on replacing the bridge and rebuilding the interchange. On Monday, traffic on the bridge will be reduced from five lanes to three, with one lane in each direction and left turn...

Guardian Ends Bid To Force Amish Girl Into Chemo

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A court-appointed guardian can drop her attempt to force an 11-year-old Amish girl with leukemia to resume chemotherapy, a judge has ruled. The decision Thursday is a big step in bringing an end to a months-long fight between the family of the girl, Sarah...

Ohio Racinos Mean Less Money For Cities, Counties

CLEVELAND (AP) — Declining casino revenue has cut into the take for local governments, and now the growth of racetrack slots gambling is diverting some of that money from cities and counties to schools. The switch has made some local governments wary of allocating uncertain...
off

Details disclosed in investigations of ex-NFL star

FILE – In this June 1, 2011, file photo, New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper speaks during a news conference in Metairie, La. The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office says the former NFL player has been charged with drugging and raping two women. A...

Judge rejects Hartman’s bond request

Jerrod Hartman may not leave the state for business trips while his murder case is pending, a judge has ruled. Hancock County Common Pleas Court Judge Joseph Niemeyer on Thursday declined Hartman’s request to leave the region. Hartman, 24, of Findlay, has been free on a $250,000...
off

White is most chatted-about Olympic athlete

AP Photo/Andy Wong Snowboarder Shaun White is the most buzzed-about Olympic athlete on Facebook but figure skating is the sport that attracts the most interest by a wide margin. The social media site said Friday that more than 24 million people have commented on the Olympics...
off

White is most chatted-about Olympic athlete

AP Photo/Andy Wong Snowboarder Shaun White is the most buzzed-about Olympic athlete on Facebook but figure skating is the sport that attracts the most interest by a wide margin. The social media site said Friday that more than 24 million people have commented on the Olympics...

Officials: Uganda’s leader to sign anti-gay bill

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda plans to sign a bill into law that prescribes life imprisonment for “aggravated” homosexual acts, officials said Friday. Museveni announced his decision to governing party lawmakers, said government...