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‘Red’ Rinebolt

It’s most appropriate that Thursday’s memorial service for Judge Richard J. Rinebolt will take place at the Hancock County Courthouse. That is, after all, where Rinebolt presided as a common pleas court judge between 1977 and 1990. Even after he retired, Rinebolt...
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Detroit strikes 2nd deal with its other retirees

FILE – In this Tuesday April 1, 2014, file photo, protestors against deeper cuts in pensions, march in front of the Theodore Levin Federal Courthouse in Detroit. The city of Detroit has reached a deal with retired police officers and firefighters that would preserve current...
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College Board provides a glimpse of new SAT

HOLD FOR RELEASE 12:01 AM ET WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16 Graphic shows difference between new and old SAT college entrance exam;; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm; HOLD FOR RELEASE 12:01 AM ET WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16 Graphic shows difference between new and old SAT college entrance exam;; 2c...

China’s growth slows to 7.4 percent in 1Q

BEIJING (AP) — China’s economic growth slowed to 7.4 percent in the first quarter, raising the risk of job losses and a potential impact on its trading partners. The figure reported Wednesday by the government was down from the previous quarter’s 7.7 percent....
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White Sox slip past Red Sox 2-1 on error in 9th

Chicago White Sox’s Alexei Ramirez celebrates after scoring the game-winning run off a throwing error by Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Chicago. Chicago won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)...
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Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

In this March 27, 2014 photo, a poster of Venezuela’s late President Hugo Chavez stands in the Petare shanty town of Caracas, Venezuela. Many in Petare, a sprawling hillside slum of crumbling brick buildings on the eastern outskirts of Caracas, have come to rely on Cuban...