Woman killed in U.S. 23 accident

UPPER SANDUSKY — A Bucyrus woman was killed Wednesday evening on U.S. 23 near Upper Sandusky when she was struck by a pickup truck while attempting to get something out of the trunk of her vehicle. Stephanie J. Cowgill, 38, was pronounced dead at the scene by Wyandot County...
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Venus Williams a factor at Wimbledon; Kvitova next

Venus Williams of U.S. returns to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their women’s singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant) Venus Williams of U.S. returns to Kurumi Nara of Japan during...
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Lincecum has no-hitter through 8 innings

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum throws in the fifth inning of their baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum throws in the fifth inning of...

AP sources: Mavs getting Chandler back from Knicks

Dallas and the New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would bring center Tyson Chandler back to the Mavericks three years after he helped them win a championship only to leave right away in free agency. Two people with knowledge of the deal said Wednesday the Mavericks would...
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NFL agrees to remove cap on concussion damages

FILE – In this Jan. 25, 2012 file photo taken from video, Hall of Fame football player Tony Dorsett is interviewed in his home in suburban Dallas. The NFL agreed Wednesday, June 25, 2014 to remove a $675 million cap on damages from thousands of concussion-related claims...
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BRAZIL BEAT: Brazil players talk to flood victims

A couple of young soccer fans, watch on a giant screen television Brazil play Cameroon in the soccer World Cup match, in Manaus, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. Brazil’s Neymar scored twice in the first half to lead Brazil to a 4-1 win over Cameroon on Monday, helping the...

Serena Williams falls in doubles win with Venus

LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams was able to laugh off a tumble onto the lap of a front-row spectator at Wimbledon, and she and her sister Venus went on to earn their first doubles victory of the year. The siblings came back to beat Oksana Kalashnikova and Olga Savchuk 5-7,...

Bettsville School District transferred to Old Fort

TIFFIN — Following Gov. John Kasich’s signing of a bill last week, the transfer of Bettsville School District to the adjacent Old Fort School District, was approved by North Central Ohio Educational Service Center board this week. The transfer is effective June 30. The two...
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Divergent views on exporting gas through bay

This photo taken June 12, 2014 shows a half-a-mile long, the Dominion Energy’s Cove Point LNG Terminal’s offshore loading platform, a mile offshore seen from the facilities nature preserve which surround the plant in Lusby, Md. Richmond, Virginia-based Dominion wants...
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Fancy freebies: Tycoon treats homeless to lunch

Recycling magnate Chen Guangbiao sings to the media and his guests from the New York City Rescue Mission at The Loeb Boathouse restaurant in New York, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. The Chinese tycoon known for his sometimes eccentric gestures served up a fancy lunch Wednesday to...