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Ohio Auditor Targets Communities’ Money Woes

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s state auditor says his office is developing new controls for helping protect local governments from potential fiscal emergencies in a state where eight local governments have gone into such emergencies in the past 20 months. The Dayton Daily News...

Police Probe Reports Of Shots At Ohio VA Clinic

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio are combing through a Veterans Affairs medical center after getting reports of shots being fired at the complex. Employees at the VA clinic in Dayton tell media outlets that at least part of the complex was locked down Monday. Video from WDTN...
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Target’s CEO is out in wake of big security breach

FILE – In an undated file photo provided by Target Corp., Gregg Steinhafel is shown. Target said Monday, May 5, 2014, that Chairman and CEO Steinhafel is out, nearly five months after the retailer disclosed a massive data breach that hurt its reputation. ...

Brunei’s new laws affect Sultan’s Hollywood ties

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood is responding to harsh new laws in Brunei by boycotting the Beverly Hills Hotel. The Motion Picture & Television Fund joined a growing list of organizations and individuals Monday refusing to do business with hotels owned by the Sultan or...
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Egypt’s el-Sissi gives first campaign TV interview

In this image made from video broadcast on Egypt’s State Television, Egypt’s retired Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi listens to a question during an interview in a nationally televised program in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, May 5, 2014. Former army chief Abdel-Fattah...
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Oklahoma residents survey wildfire damage; 1 dead

A firefighter walks past a burning mobile home at a mobile home park near Prairie Grove Rd. and Douglas during Oklahoma wildfires in south Logan County, Sunday, May 4, 2014. Firefighters worked through the night and into early Monday to battle a large wildfire that destroyed at...

Kevin Rettig files as independent for state representative

Findlay businessman Kevin Rettig filed today as an independent candidate to run for state representative in the 83rd District. Monday was the filing deadline for independent candidates to file candidacy petitions with Ohio’s election boards. Rettig’s candidacy means state Rep....

Fight leads to 4-year sentence for city man

A Findlay man was sentenced today to four years in prison after an alleged cane attack. Scott A. Snow, 39, of Findlay, pleaded guilty to a lesser third-degree felony of attempted felonious assault and a fourth-degree felony of aggravated assault after an Oct. 7 incident. Snow...
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Settlement reached in guardianship of Ariel Winter

FILE – In this March 5, 2014 file photo, Ariel Winter arrives at the LA Premiere of “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” in Los Angeles. The mother and sister of the “Modern Family†star Winter have settled a guardianship dispute over who will care for the...
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Police: Singer McCreery victim of home invasion

FILE – This April 6, 2014 file photo shows singer Scotty McCreery at the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. Police say McCreery was the victim of an early morning home invasion near the campus of North Carolina State University, where he is a student....