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Woman injured in Findlay crash

A two-vehicle crash this afternoon on West Main Cross Street in Findlay hospitalized a city woman. Taylor Young, 20, was injured at about 12:58 p.m. while riding westbound in a 1998 Dodge van driven by Hannah Herringshaw, age unavailable, of Findlay, police said. A 2006 Hino box...
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Obama: US to boost military presence in Europe

U.S. President Barack Obama and Poland’s President Bronislaw Komorowski gesture towards each other at a news conference at Belweder Palace in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, June 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) U.S. President Barack Obama and Poland’s President...
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Before recalls, safety was low in GM hierarchy

FILE – In this April 15, 2014 file photo, Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, right, and Mark Reuss, Executive Vice President of Global Product Development for GM and President of GM America, watch the introduction of new Chevrolet cars at the New York International Auto...
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Sharapova advances to French Open semifinals

Russia’s Maria Sharapova celebrates scoring a point during the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Spain’s Garbine Muguruza at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 3, 2014.(AP Photo/Michel Spingler) Russia’s...
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Djokovic makes it back to French Open semifinals

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Canada’s Milos Raonic during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler) Serbia’s Novak Djokovic...

United Steelworkers union accuses China of unfair trade

United Steelworkers, the union representing Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. factory workers in Findlay, has accused Chinese tire makers of unfair trade practices and is asking the federal government to impose tariffs on Chinese tire imports. The union’s case, filed today with...
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Seattle raises minimum wage; will others follow?

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, center speaks Monday, June 2, 2014, at a rally outside Seattle City Hall after the Seattle City Council passed a $15 minimum wage measure. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, center speaks Monday, June 2, 2014, at a rally outside Seattle...

NRA calls ‘open carry’ rallies ‘downright weird’

HOUSTON (AP) — Companies, customers and others critical of Texas gun rights advocates who have brought military-style assault rifles into businesses as part of demonstrations supporting “open carry” gun rights now have a surprising ally: the National Rifle...
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Some New NKP Equipment

Milepoost 838 I happened to be in touch with Accurail recently via email and asked them about the scheduled Nickel Plate Double-door 40′ boxcar production. You may recall that I mentioned sending them some photos quite some time ago and then later seeing the car on their...
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Power plant plan further clouds coal’s future

File-This Dec. 5, 2013, file photo shows the Sherco power plant in Becker, Minn. Minnesota, which already successfully lowered carbon emissions and capitalized on renewable energy sources, must cut carbon dioxide emissions by nearly 41 percent over the next 15 years as part of a...