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Money Manziel: Browns agree to contract terms

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, right, and Zafiro Makroglou, 6, kid around at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Cleveland. The Browns rookies interacted with young individuals with Youth Challenge, which assists children with physical...

Post-election reports: Oman outspent Riegle in GOP primary

Former Hancock County Commissioner Steve Oman outspent incumbent Commissioner Phillip Riegle in his bid for the GOP nomination in the May 6 Republican primary, according to post-election finance reports. The report shows that Oman spent $17,408 in the final days of the campaign,...

Paving work, repairs to continue on three Findlay streets

Work will continue Wednesday on three Findlay streets from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., weather permitting. South Main Street between Woodley Avenue and Beechmont Drive will have lane closures for paving. Sixth Street from South Main Street to South Blanchard Street, and from Amelia Avenue...
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In NC hamlet, residents worry over coal ash ponds

In this April 25, 2014 photo, Bryant Gobble, left, hugs his wife, Sherry Gobble, right, as they look from their yard across an ash pond full of dead trees toward Duke Energy’s Buck Steam Station in Dukeville, N.C. Records obtained by The Associated Press show that Duke and...
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Tornadoes flatten tiny rural Nebraska town; 2 dead

Two tornados approach Pilger, Neb., Monday June 16, 2014. The National Weather Service said at least two twisters touched down within roughly a mile of each other Monday in northeast Nebraska. (AP Photo/Eric Anderson) Two tornados approach Pilger, Neb., Monday June 16, 2014. The...
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3 inmates set to die; previous execution botched

FILE – In this Feb. 9, 2014 file photo provided by the Missouri Department of Corrections is John E. Winfield. Winfield, who faces execution one minute after midnight Wednesday, June 18, 2014, is one of three set to die this week as states move ahead with plans to carry out...
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$1,000-a-pill Sovaldi jolts US health care system

This undated handout photo provided by Gilead Sciences shows the Hepatitis-C medication Sovaldi. Sovaldi, a new pill for hepatitis C, cures the liver-wasting disease in 9 of 10 patients, but treatment can cost more than $90,000. Leading medical societies recommend the drug and...

New Mexico fire rages; dozens of homes threatened

This image provided by Inci Web shows a plume of smoke in the Chuska Mountains near Naschitti, N.M. on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Residents of a Navajo community near the New Mexico-Arizona border prepared for evacuations Monday as strong winds fanned the flames of a wildfire burning...
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5 things to remember about Tony Gwynn, died at 54

  By BERNIE WILSON AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) — There were two certainties about Tony Gwynn: He could hit a baseball like few other major leaguers, and he was going to laugh. Gwynn was a craftsman at the plate, whose sweet left-handed swing made him one of...

Additional complaint filed against Riverdale teacher

A Forest couple has filed a criminal complaint alleging Riverdale teacher Barb Williams physically abused their child, their attorney said. The Blanton family’s son was in Williams’ kindergarten class during the 2011-12 school year. The boy suffers from a disability and recently...