Findlay skate park causing concern

Eagle Creek Skate Park, which Findlay officials say is in disrepair, is prompting concern that could lead to its relocation or demise. Councilman-At-Large Grant Russel, at Tuesday’s council meeting, asked administrators about the park’s safety and whether it is a liability...

Cyclist injured in Findlay crash

A young Findlay bicyclist was injured and cited Tuesday following a collision with a vehicle. Mason Salyers, 12, of Findlay, was weaving between lanes at about 12:22 p.m. Tuesday while riding north in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue, according to Findlay police. A northbound...

Two arrested after reported drug bust

The State Highway Patrol reported a large oxycodone seizure on Interstate 75 in Hancock County. At about 9:06 p.m. Friday, troopers found 310 pills, worth nearly $7,500, in a southbound vehicle near Ohio 18, the Findlay post reported Tuesday. Driver Ronnie L. Gohston, 53, of...
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Arrieta tales no-hit bid into 8th for Cubs

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta tips his cap as he gets a standing ovation from Red Sox fans after carrying a no-hitter to the eighth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, June 30, 2014. Boston Red Sox’s Stephen Drew broke up his bid with a...

Kidd to Bucks after Nets agree to deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Kidd had a seat in the coaching box and a jersey in the rafters. He wanted more. And now his celebrated return to the Nets has turned into yet another ugly exit. Kidd is set to become Milwaukee’s coach after Brooklyn agreed to a deal Monday with...
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Attention, shoppers! Free agency opens in the NBA

FILE – In this April 23, 2014 file photo, Miami Heat’s LeBron James (6) high-fives Chris Bosh (1) after the Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Miami. At left is Dwyane Wade. A person familiar with...
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GM safety crisis grows as recalls mount

File-This March 27, 1997, file photo shows 1998 Chevrolet Malibu at the media preview of the New York International Automobile Show. General Motors’ safety crisis worsened on Monday, June 30, 2014, when the automaker added 8.2 million vehicles to its huge list of cars...
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Q&A: Next steps in the Benghazi case

FILE – This undated file image obtained from Facebook shows Ahmed Abu Khattala, an alleged leader of the deadly 2012 attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya, who was captured by U.S. special forces on Sunday, June 15, 2014, on the outskirts of Benghazi. A spokesman for the...

$25 million settlement in NY veterans charity case

NEW YORK (AP) — A direct-mail fundraising company that sent solicitations on behalf of a disabled veterans’ charity but took in most of the money raised will pay $9.7 million in damages and the charity will re-organize its board and reform its practices as part of a...
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Police seek help identifying person of interest

After a shooting on Bourbon Street, an apparent gunshot hole is seen in a door of the Bourbon Heat night club, as one employee sweeps up the sidewalk outside, early Sunday, June 29, 2014, in New Orleans. Nine people were shot on Bourbon Street in New Orleans’ celebrated...