Dallas Buyers Club

I prefer to die with my boots on – Ron Woodroof The outset of the HIV scare in the 1980s didn’t seem like a topic for a popular movie. The fear. The homophobia. The inaction. Finally got around to watching “Dallas Buyers Club” that brought Matthew...
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Blackhawks beat Kings 5-4 in 2OT to stay alive

Chicago Blackhawks center Michal Handzus, left, celebrates a game winning goal with right wing Patrick Kaneand defenseman Nick Leddy, right, as Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, second from right, skates off during the second overtime period in Game 5 of the Western...
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SF ISO ambitious charmer; SM seeks funny looker

FILE – This April 10, 2014 shows a woman walking past as Steven Paska, 26, center, of Arlington, Va., asks his girlfriend of two years Jessica Deegan, 27, to marry him as cherry blossom trees in peak bloom line the tidal basin with the Jefferson Memorial in the background...

Hearing set in beating victim’s case vs. Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Opening statements were expected to begin Thursday in a lawsuit brought by beating victim Bryan Stow against the Los Angeles Dodgers and its former owner, Frank McCourt. A jury was chosen Wednesday to hear the civil negligence case brought by Stow, after...
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Maya Angelou, writer of many talents, dies at 86

In this photo taken on Nov. 15, 2005, poet and author Maya Angelou smiles during an interview in Santa Monica, Calif. Maya Angelou, who rose from poverty, segregation and the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen and the printed page, died Wednesday morning,...

Scholarships awarded by Masons

The 32nd Degree Masons have awarded scholarships to SilverLyn R. Roth and Robert J. Grandbois III, both of Findlay. Roth is the recipient of a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Scholarship from the Masons in Toledo. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen E. Roth and will be...
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Google to build prototype of truly driverless car

This image provided by Google shows a very early version of Google’s prototype self-driving car. The two-seater won’t be sold publicly, but Google on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 said it hopes by this time next year, 100 prototypes will be on public roads. (AP Photo/Google)...
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Pacers stay alive with 93-90 Game 5 win over Heat

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George celebrates after dunking against the Miami Heat during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals in Indianapolis, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) Indiana Pacers forward Paul George celebrates...

White and male, Google releases diversity data

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — In a groundbreaking disclosure, Google revealed how very white and male its workforce is — just 2 percent of its Googlers are black, 3 percent are Hispanic, and 30 percent are women. The search giant said Wednesday that the transparency about...
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IG: Phoenix VA hospital missed care for 1,700 vets

Vicky Olson wipes away a tear May 9, 2014 while talking about her husband, Michael Olson, a Marine veteran who died at home in their garage in March at age 45. Vicky holds their wedding photograph , as well as a United States flag given to her at a memorial service for Michael....