Findlay woman hurt in accident

A Findlay woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 11:37 a.m. Thursday on Tiffin Avenue, the Findlay Police Department said. Shirley Arft, 92, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital. According to city police, Thomas Griffo, 58, of Lima, was eastbound on Tiffin Avenue when his...

No threat after ammo found at St. Wendelin School

Law enforcement were unable to locate any suspicious items following a report of bullet shells found at St. Wendelin Catholic School Thursday. According to Fostoria Police Chief Keith Loreno, the janitorial staff at the private school located a couple 22-caliber ammunition rounds...

Florida Man Killed In Burned Home Bought Fireworks

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Detectives were not looking for any suspects in the deaths of a family found inside a burning Tampa home, but authorities stopped short Thursday of calling the case a murder-suicide. Authorities have said they think the fire at the five-bedroom home was...

Cleanup Continues For Drilling Leak Near Marietta

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Colorado-based energy company was cleaning up hundreds of gallons of oily fluid that leaked into a nearby creek while it was drilling an oil and gas well in southeast Ohio. An oil-based lubricant known as “mud” spewed from a well head Sunday...

Lee Enterprises posts $1.5M profit for fiscal 2Q

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Lee Enterprises, publisher of the St. Louis Post Dispatch, Rapid City Journal and 44 other newspapers, says it posted a $1.5 million profit in its fiscal second-quarter, reversing a loss in the same period a year ago. For the quarter ended March 30,...
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Rebels level historic Aleppo hotel in Syria

This image made from amateur video posted by Shaam News Network (SNN), an anti-Bashar Assad activist group, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows an explosion that destroyed the Carlton Hotel in Aleppo, Syria, Thursday, May 8, 2014. The...
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Oklahoma court agrees to 6-month stay of execution

FILE – In this April 15, 2008 file photo, the gurney in the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary is pictured in McAlester, Okla. Attorney General Scott Pruitt’s office filed court documents saying it wouldn’t object to a 180-day stay of execution...
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GOP split breaking down, tea party power wanes

Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks during a news conference supporting charter schools on Capitol Hill, on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Washington, as from left, Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., and Rep. Luke Messer, R-Ind., listen. (AP Photo/...

Ex-UGA Coach Donnan’s Co-defendant Set To Testify

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — A man accused along with former University of Georgia football coach Jim Donnan of operating a fraudulent investment scheme testified that Donnan was aware that money from some investors was being used to pay others. Gregory Crabtree began testifying Thursday...

UF honors GSW founder and son

The University of Findlay honored GSW Manufacturing Inc. founder Kohei Suzuki and his son, Joji “George” Suzuki, during a ceremony Thursday at the Findlay Country Club. The university awarded Kohei Suzuki with an honorary doctorate in business administration, while George Suzuki...