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Two injured in local accident

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on the Interstate 75 exit ramp at Hancock County 99. The Findlay post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported a 2002 Chevrolet driven by Krisin Lee, 28, of North Baltimore, was stopped on the southbound I-75...
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Teen’s bail $1 million in Washington girl’s death

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the FBI shows Jenise Wright. Authorities say a 17-year-old has been arrested in the death and sexual assault of Wright, a 6-year-old girl whose body was found near the mobile home park she vanished from last weekend. (AP Photo/FBI,...
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Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was shot

Passers-by and media take a closer look Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at the burned-out shell of the QuikTrip gas station torched during the violence that erupted in Ferguson, Mo. overnight following a candle-light memorial for 18-year-old shooting victim Michael Brown. Police said...
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Lawyer: No drugs, booze in woman beaten by officer

Marlene Pinnock, left, poses with her attorney, Caree Harper during an interview Sunday Aug. 10, 2014 in Los Angeles. Pinnock, a homeless woman was beaten by a CHP officer in July 2014. Sunday was Pinnock’s first publicized interview since the incident, that was videotaped....
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Ward crafted reputation as wheelman before death

Lynn Hardy cries Sunday Aug. 10, 2014, in front of the Westward Painting Co. Inc in Lyons Falls, N.Y., where race car driver Kevin Ward Jr. kept and worked on his car and worked with his father Kevin Sr. in the painting business. Hardy was married to Kevoin Sr’s brother and...

Findlay High students can wear tank tops to school

Months after a hashtag on Twitter marked protests of Findlay High School’s dress code, students will start the academic year being able to wear tank tops to class. The Findlay school board approved a change to the high school’s handbook Monday that allows for certain tanks to be...
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Obama directs funds to fight terrorists in Africa

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday directed $10 million in emergency Pentagon spending to help France fight terrorists in northwest Africa. Obama made the order Monday in a memo to his secretaries of Defense and State from his vacation on Martha’s...
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Every time I Look at a Picture, I get into TROUBLE!

Milepost 861 It always starts out innocent enough… I see a picture and say, “Gee, that’s nice…” but after looking more closely, I invariably see something or read something in the caption that just doesn’t seem right. Take the above photo for...
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Togo wants qualifier moved out of Ebola-hit Guinea

A banner reading ‘Ebola is real, Protect yourself and your family’, warns people of the Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday Aug. 2, 2014. An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is moving faster than efforts to control the disease,...
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Stewart crash inquiry focuses on lighting, track

This July 5, 2014 photo provided by Empire Super Sprints, Inc., shows sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr., in the vicotry lane with his car at the Fulton Speedway in Fulton, N.Y. Ward was killed Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park in Central Square, N.Y., when...