More People Ban Themselves At Ohio Gambling Sites

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — More than a thousand potential gamblers are now banning themselves from Ohio’s casinos and racinos as the state’s gambling industry expands. The Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/1qImqVG) reports that the Ohio Casino Control Commission’s...

Funeral Jobs Attracting More People New To Trade

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The way a friend’s body looked at her funeral — thick cosmetics making the 19-year-old seem unnaturally tan for the time of year — prompted Melinda Coffman to rethink the work she was doing. “After I saw her in the casket, I knew I could do...

BGSU plans new Greek housing village

BOWLING GREEN (AP) — A new housing village intended to help promote fraternities and sororities on campus will be constructed at Bowling Green State University. The planned Greek housing village will replace fraternity and sorority houses to be torn down on Wooster Street, the...

Accident injures two people

A Findlay woman and a McComb man were injured in a two-vehicle accident at Hancock County 180 and Ohio 15, just south of Findlay, Friday evening. Kylie Ostheimer, 23, and Todd Hankin, 44, were transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance with non-life-threatening...

Litter Of Red Pandas Born At Columbus Zoo In Ohio

POWELL, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Zoo says three red pandas born recently are the first of the endangered species born at the zoo in central Ohio since 2002. The female and two males were born June 20. The breeding season for red pandas can be difficult and the mortality rate for...

Video purportedly shows extremist leader in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — A video posted online Saturday purports to show the leader of the Islamic State extremist group that has overrun much of Syria and Iraq delivering a sermon at a mosque in Iraq, in what would be a rare — if not the first — public appearance...
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Ukraine claims victory in rebel stronghold

Ukrainian government forces maneuver antiaircraft missile launchers Buk as they are transported north-west from Slavyansk, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky) Ukrainian government forces maneuver antiaircraft missile launchers Buk as they are...
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4 killed in car bomb attack in Somalia

Somali soldiers stand near the wreckage of a suicide car bomb near the Somali parliament in Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday, July 5, 2014. A Somali police officer says troops have thwarted an attack by a suicide bomber outside the heavily guarded parliament headquarters. Capt....
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Kvitova overpowers Bouchard to win 2nd Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic holds the trophy after winning the women’s singles final against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday, July 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan) Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic holds...
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Arthur weakening, downgraded to tropical storm

A man crosses a flooded Highway 64 as wind pushes water over the road as Hurricane Arthur passes through Nags Head, N.C., Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) A man crosses a flooded Highway 64 as wind pushes water over the road as Hurricane Arthur passes through Nags...