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With no new signals, Aussie PM sees long jet hunt

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, center, is questioned by a Chinese TV reporter about the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 after a press conference at a hotel in Beijing, China Saturday, April 12, 2014. With no new underwater signals detected, the search for the...
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UN climate report balances science and politics

FILE – In this Monday, April 7, 2014 file photo Ottmar Edenhofer, Co-Chairman of the IPCC Working Group III, Jochen Flasbarth, State Secretary of the German Enviroment Ministry, Rejendra K. Pachauri, Chairman of the IPCC, and Jochen Schuette, State Secretary of the German...
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Iran says has no plans to substitute UN envoy pick

White House press secretary Jay Carney speaks to reporters at the daily press briefing, Friday, April 11, 2014, at the White House in Washington. Carney opened the briefing by taking a question regarding the replacement for outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen...

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year. The rap duo headlined the first night of the festival Friday in Indio, Calif., performing well-known hits such as...
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Finance officials confident of global growth

From left, Turkish Bank Gov. Erdem Basci, Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey, and Reserve Bank of Australia Gov. Glenn Stevens sit during the G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors group photo on the sidelines of their meeting at World Bank Group-International Monetary...
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With no new signals, Abbott sees long jet search

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, center, is questioned by a Chinese TV reporter about the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 after a press conference at a hotel in Beijing, China Saturday, April 12, 2014. With no new underwater signals detected, the search for the...

Watson passing on ‘Bubba golf’ at this Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Bubba Watson wants to keep it simple. None of those wild shots off the straw or from behind a tree. Bubba golf? Not this time at the Masters. Boring golf is more like it. “It’s not science here,” Watson said. “It’s try to...

UF roundup: Another big day for UF’s Welch

University of Findlay junior Justin Welch broke his own record in the men’s hammer throw to lead the Oilers at Friday’s All-Ohio Track and Field Championships at the University of Cincinnati. Welch’s toss of 230-11 won the event by more than 42 feet. and is the...

Holy Week and Easter services

EDITOR’S NOTE: Holy Week and Easter services planned at area churches are listed below, as submitted by the congregations. Holy Week begins April 13 with Palm Sunday. Maundy Thursday, or Holy Thursday, is April 17; Good Friday is April 18: Holy Saturday is April 19 and...

Hospital auxiliary volunteers honored

The Blanchard Valley Hospital Auxiliary held its annual volunteer recognition banquet Thursday at Birchaven Village. Volunteers who have served five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 50 or more years were recognized. The following volunteers received recognition for more than 25...