AP Source: LeBron James signs 2-year contract

NBA basketball star LeBron James attends a promotional event at Phenom House, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, July 12, 2014. James who will attend the final game of the 2014 soccer World Cup, has announced his return to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years in...

AP sources: Rockets sending Jeremy Lin to Lakers

Jeremy Lin is still on his way to the Los Angeles Lakers, even after the Houston Rockets failed to land coveted forward Chris Bosh in free agency. The Rockets still plan to execute the trade that will send the point guard to Los Angeles for cash, two people with knowledge of the...
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Girl whose 6 family members were killed recovering

Cassidy Stay, the lone survivor of a family massacre in Texas, speaks during a community memorial at Lemm Elementary School on Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Spring, Texas. Cassidy was grazed in the head during Wednesday’s attack that killed her parents and four siblings. She...
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Israel-NYC flight makes safe emergency landing

In this photo provided by Michael Simon, a New York-bound Delta Air Lines plane is seen at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel, after an emergency Sunday, July 13, 2014. The flight returned safely to Tel Aviv about two hours after it left for John F. Kennedy International...

5 hurt in interstate crash

Five people suffered minor injuries Saturday when a van overturned on Interstate 75 at Findlay, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported. The van’s driver, Helfa Yu, 69, and four passengers were taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with minor,...

5 things to watch as Cavs bring in LeBron James

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI AP Basketball Writer LeBron James’ decision to come home to Cleveland is being hailed as a story about the power of forgiveness and maturity and a victory for a blue-collar Northern city over a destination spot in glitzy Miami. Now that the decision has,...

Weekend Doctor

By DR. CHARLES ELMARAGHY The difference between an ear infection and swimmer’s ear is where the infection occurs. The most common ear infection is a middle-ear infection, also known as otitis media, and occurs when there is infection or inflammation in the middle ear. This...

Weekend: Mental Health Moment

By LINDA J. STOCKTON EDITOR’S NOTE: First of three columns. Gregory Lester, an expert in personality disorders, says to think of your personality like a tool kit that helps you function in life. Your personality is considered normal if it includes a sufficiently diverse set...

Weekend: Get Out!

Events MARSH MONDAYS July 14, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11 Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge will be offering a kids program called Marsh Mondays. Children from ages 3-5 and 6-12 will learn about native plants and animals, explore the outdoors, get creative with crafts and much more. You...

Weekend: Go on an adventure this summer, try preserving food

By SHAWN OCHS There are many reasons for preserving food, and one of the greatest is that it brings people together. It creates great memories and provides opportunity to share. So, take a new adventure this summer: Play with your food! With food preservation, consider...
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