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Man arrested on robbery charge

A man indicted by the Hancock County grand jury after a Findlay robbery has been arrested. Derick R. Curry Jr., 25, address unknown, was found in Detroit and transported today to the Hancock County jail, said Lt. John Dunbar of Findlay Police Department. Investigators had...
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Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer for ‘Goldfinch’

FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna Tartt in New York. Tartt’s “The Goldfinch†won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction on Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gino Domenico, File) FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna...
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Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer for ‘Goldfinch’

FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna Tartt in New York. Tartt’s “The Goldfinch†won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction on Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gino Domenico, File) FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna...

New Ohio Gay Marriage Ballot Language Approved

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified the language in a new version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the state’s gay marriage ban. The updated amendment includes language requiring that all legally valid marriages...
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Pistorius accused of staging outbursts at trial

Oscar Pistorius, leaves the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 14, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder for the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe) Oscar Pistorius, leaves the high court in...
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Is hot market for IPOs cooling?

In this Wednesday, April 9, 2014 photo released by the New York Stock Exchange, executives and guests of La Quinta Holdings applaud the opening bell in honor of the company’s IPO. The Irving, Texas-based hotel chain was publicly traded for more than 30 years, before being...

Judge To Ohio: Recognize Out-of-state Gay Marriage

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of gay couples performed in other states. Judge Timothy Black’s ruling on Monday criticized the state’s “ongoing arbitrary discrimination on the basis of sexual...

Bell scandal kingpin gets prison term in tax case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man authorities say masterminded a scheme that fleeced the small Los Angeles suburb of Bell out of millions of dollars has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for income tax evasion. City News Service says former Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo was...

Former President Clinton To Speak In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton will headline an Ohio Democratic Party event this summer. The party says Clinton will speak at its annual state dinner in Columbus on June 13. State Democratic chairman Chris Redfern says the party is thrilled to have a speaker...

FBI: Miami cop known as ‘Milk Man’ helped dealers

MIAMI (AP) — In 22 years at the Miami-Dade Police Department, Lt. Ralph Mata broke up major gangs, supervised an airport canine unit that sniffed out drug smugglers and investigated police wrongdoing. He was also, according to the FBI, known as “The Milk Man”...