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Spain salvages pride with 3-0 win over Australia

Spain’s David Villa fires wide with a shot during the group B World Cup soccer match between Australia and Spain at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) Spain’s David Villa fires wide with a shot during the group...
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Rebels agree to abide by cease-fire in Ukraine

A girl says goodbye to her friend, a volunteer, before they are sent to the eastern part of Ukraine to join the ranks of special battalion “Azov”, during a ceremony to take the oath of allegiance to Ukraine, in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Sergei...

Box office: ‘Think Like a Man Too’ tops sequels

NEW YORK (AP) — The Las Vegas ensemble comedy “Think Like a Man Too” led a trio of chart-topping sequels at the weekend box office. In final box-office figures Monday, the Sony film starring Kevin Hart edged out “22 Jump Street” and “How to...

Flyers Acquire RJ Umberger For Scott Hartnell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired winger R.J. Umberger and a fourth-round pick in the 2015 draft from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Scott Hartnell. Umberger makes a return to the Flyers after spending the past six seasons with Columbus. Last...

Judge: Ohio Coroner Facing Lawsuits Can Keep Job

GEORGETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ruled that a southern Ohio coroner accused of mishandling death scenes and abandoning evidence can remain in her position. Judge John Webster Kessler on Monday ruled that Judith Varnau (VAR’-noh) can remain as coroner in Brown County,...

Ohio Women In Drug-shot Program Report Progress

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Two women getting monthly opiate-blocking shots through a new court program have told a southwest Ohio judge they are taking control of their lives back from heroin. Warren County Common Pleas Judge Robert Peeler has been among judges pioneering the injection...

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for northeastern Hancock, Seneca counties

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern Hancock County and all of Seneca and Sandusky counties until 5:15 p.m. At 4:11 p.m., a line of severe thunderstorms with winds of up to 60 mph were moving east across the warned area. Areas...

Cooper CEO: New tech center here for community, factory, incentives

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s Findlay factory, regional technical center, and community and state support convinced Cooper to locate its new $35.5 million Global Technical Center in Findlay, company President Roy Armes said Monday. Hiring has already begun for the center, to be...

Section of North Main Street to be repaved Tuesday

Repaving of Findlay’s North Main Street, from Bigelow Avenue to Hancock County 99, will begin at 7 a.m. Tuesday. There will be lane reductions and minor delays can be expected at the intersection with Bigelow Avenue, but the road will remain open. Crews are expected to pave...

Carey council meeting canceled; next meeting July 21

CAREY — The June 30 special Carey Council meeting to name a replacement for former Councilman John Green has been canceled, according to Carey fiscal officer Jeni Fletcher. The next council meeting will be at 7 p.m. July 21. The meeting was canceled because four council members...