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VIDEO: Taylor meets with supporters at Wilson’s

Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor met with supporters and small business owners at Wilson’s Sandwich Shop in Findlay on Tuesday.

Officials Elated By RNC Panel Picking Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Local and state officials are jubilant that Cleveland is the likely host for the 2016 Republican National Convention. The GOP’s site selection committee on Tuesday picked Cleveland over Dallas as convention host. The formal decision will come next month...

Monroe’s Mercy Memorial In Talks With ProMedica

MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Mercy Memorial Hospital System in Monroe says it’s talking with Toledo, Ohio-based ProMedica about becoming part of the nonprofit health care company. Mercy Memorial said Tuesday that its board approved the decided to sign “a letter of intent to...

Cleveland Tops Dallas In Bid To Host RNC In 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cleveland won the backing of a Republican National Committee panel on Tuesday, all but guaranteeing the GOP’s 2016 presidential pick will accept the party’s nomination in perennially hard-fought Ohio. The Republicans’ site selection committee...

Contract talks with Hancock sheriff’s deputies at standstill

Talks between the county and the union representing Hancock County’s sheriff’s deputies are at a standstill. About 35 members of the Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association have been working without a contract since March 8, according to a fact finding report released by by the...

RNC Panel Recommends Cleveland For 2016 Convention

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cleveland won the backing of a Republican National Committee panel on Tuesday, all but guaranteeing the GOP’s next presidential pick will accept the party’s nomination there in 2016. The Republicans’ site selection committee backed Cleveland...
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Play about Nazi hunter Wiesenthal to come to NYC

This image released by Keith Sherman & Associates shows playwright and actor Tom Dugan as famed Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal in “Wiesenthal,†a play to be presented from Oct. 24- Feb. 1, at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row in New York. Wiesenthal was a...

Nash sees young people as saviors of the future

NEW YORK (AP) — Graham Nash feels optimistic that young people will once again change America for the better. So while he’s frustrated by political ideals surrounding issues like global warming and marriage equality, he realizes “those powers against...
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Idina Menzel to sing nat’l anthem at MLB All-Star

FILE – This June 16, 2014 file photo shows Idina Menzel performing at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Menzel will sing the national anthem at the MLB All-Star Game on July 15 in Minneapolis, Minn. She will also perform during its pre-game ceremony, including a cover of...

Militants attack Somalia presidential palace

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police official says militants have stormed the presidential palace in the capital, Mogadishu, and heavy gunfire is heard inside as government troops and guards try to repel them. Police officer Mohamed Abdi said the attack started when...