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Police: 2 California boys planned school shooting

SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Two teenage boys were arrested Monday after making specific plans to kill three staffers then gun down as many students as possible at their Southern California high school, police said. The boys, who did not yet have weapons but were trying...
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LaRoche homer lifts Nats over DBacks 5-4 in 11

Washington Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez) Washington Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann throws against the Arizona...
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Cardinals DT Dockett tears ACL, out for season

Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett is atended while down in pain during NFL football training camp Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. Dockett left the field on a cart. (Photo by Rob Schumacher/The Arizona Republic) (AP Photo/The...
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Woman who drank chemical-laced tea improving

Attorney Paxton Guymon holds a photograph of Jim and Jan Harding during a news conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. Jan Harding, 67, is in critical condition at a Salt Lake City hospital’s burn unit, unable to talk and fighting for her life, Guymon said....
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Father of abducted Amish girls sorry for suspects

These images provided by the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office shows the booking photo of Stephan Howells II, 39, ,left, and Nicole Vaisey, 25, who was arraigned late Friday Aug. 15, 2014 on charges they intended to physically harm or sexually abuse two Amish sisters...

Steve Ballmer debuts as LA Clippers owner

New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, center, fires up the crowd as he speaks at the Clippers Fan Festival on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, center, fires up the crowd as he speaks at the...
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Oklahoma RB Mixon suspended for season

Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon leaves Cleveland County Courthouse in Norman, Okla., after being arraigned on misdemeanor assault charges Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Mixon is accused of knocking a woman unconscious with a punch and breaking several bones in her face. (AP...

Golden Apple Award semi-finalists announced

The Findlay Rotary Club announced its nine semi-finalists for the 2014 Golden Apple Award. The elementary level nominees from Jefferson include: Robynn Drerup at Jefferson, Beth Nissen at Bigelow Hill, Audrey Stoffel at Jefferson. Teachers at the middle school level include: Leah...

Sen. Brown to present Findlay veteran with overdue service medals

U.S. Army veteran James Goshe, a sergeant who served in the Iraq War, will be presented with eight military service medals and ribbons during a Tuesday ceremony. U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown will present the medals, including the Army Commendation Medal and the Army Achievement...

On Deck: Findlay High girls soccer opens tonight

There’s a little something for everyone on today’s local sports schedule and we’ll have the latest on all of the action from around the region for you tonight here at The Courier. Findlay High School’s girls soccer team will kick off its season with a 7 p.m. nonconference match...