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Driver injured after falling asleep at the wheel

One person was injured in an accident near State Route 613 and Township Road 262 in Washington Township around 8:51 a.m. today. Brian Tiell, 51, of Fostoria, fell asleep while driving eastbound on State Route 613 and then began drifting into the westbound lane before sideswiping...

Starbucks to roll out beer, wine to more cafes

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks plans to turn more of its cafes into a destination for beer and wine in the evenings. The coffee company says it is looking to expand alcohol sales to “thousands of select stores” over the next several years, although it didn’t...

Starbucks to roll out beer, wine to more cafes

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks plans to turn more of its cafes into a destination for beer and wine in the evenings. The coffee company says it is looking to expand alcohol sales to “thousands of select stores” over the next several years, although it didn’t...

Nearly all major US banks pass Fed ‘stress tests’

WASHINGTON (AP) — All but one of the nation’s 30 largest banks are better able to withstand a severe U.S. recession and global downturn than at any time since the financial crisis, the Federal Reserve has determined. Results of the Fed’s annual “stress...

NFL tells Steelers they won’t lose draft pick

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II says the NFL has told the team it will not be docked a pick in this year’s draft for coach Mike Tomlin’s foray onto the field against Baltimore last November. Tomlin was fined $100,000 for stepping...

Better news on the US economy drives stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing higher as encouraging news about the U.S. economy outweighs concerns that interest rates could start climbing sooner than many people had expected. Major U.S. indexes erased nearly all of their losses from the day before, when...

Nearly all major US banks pass Fed ‘stress tests’

WASHINGTON (AP) — All but one of the nation’s 30 largest banks are better able to withstand a severe U.S. recession and global downturn than at any time since the financial crisis, the Federal Reserve has determined. Results of the Fed’s annual “stress...

Better news on the US economy drives stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing higher as encouraging news about the U.S. economy outweighs concerns that interest rates could start climbing sooner than many people had expected. Major U.S. indexes erased nearly all of their losses from the day before, when...
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Police will release new Kurt Cobain photo

Buy AP Photo Reprints SEATTLE (AP) — With the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death approaching, a Seattle police detective re-examined the case files in connection with the Nirvana front man’s suicide. Police spokeswoman Renee Witt said Thursday the review...

Salman Rushdie, Twitter CEO to receive PEN awards

NEW YORK (AP) — One writes novels and likes to tweet. The other is Twitter’s CEO. Both men, Salman Rushdie and Dick Costolo, will be honored May 5 in New York at the annual gala of the PEN American Center. The literary organization told The Associated Press on...