Fostoria man’s death to be ruled as drowning

Hancock County Coroner Dr. Mark Fox said today that the death of Michael A. Enright, 21, of Fostoria, will be ruled as a drowning. Enright’s body was found at 7:13 p.m. July 16 at the bottom of the northeastern part of Fostoria’s Reservoir 2, known was Lake Mottram. Water in that...

Passenger in small plane crash still unidentified

The Lucas County coroner is examining the remains of a female passenger killed in an early Sunday morning airplane crash near Van Buren. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, the crash was so severe that DNA testing may be required to determine her identity. The plane...
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Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

Lifeguards assist a person who was in the water and apparently struck by lightening Sunday July 27, 2014 in Los Angeles. Authorities said lightning struck 14 people, leaving two critically injured, as rare summer thunderstorms swept through Southern California on Sunday. (AP...
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Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers’ new coach

FILE – In this April 9, 2013, file photo, then-Cleveland Cavaliers coach Byron Scott watches the Cavaliers’ NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis. Scott said this weekend that he has been hired by the Lakers, but the club insisted Sunday, July...

Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says

NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps. The familiar knocking of knuckles spreads only one-twentieth the amount of bacteria that a handshake does, researchers report....
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Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn homes, no deaths

Lightning strikes over downtown in Knoxville, Tenn., on Sunday, July 27, 2014. Authorities say powerful storms crossing east Tennessee have destroyed 10 homes and damaged others, though there are no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries. (AP Photo/The Knoxville News...
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The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class

National Baseball Hall of Fame inductees, from left to right, Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox hold their plaques after an induction ceremony at the Clark Sports Center on Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) National Baseball Hall of Fame...
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It’s ‘Jeff Gordon Day’ at Indy for record 5th time

Jeff Gordon celebrates by kissing the bricks after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert Baker) Jeff Gordon celebrates by kissing the bricks after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto...
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After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care

FILE – In this July 24, 2014, file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative...
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Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

FILE – In this April 27, 2014 file photo, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin speaks during a campaign rally in West Des Moines, Iowa. On July 16, 2014, the former U.S. vice presidential candidate was pulled over in her hometown of Wasilla, Alaska and cited for driving between...