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United lures top fliers with promise of a hot meal

This product image provided by United Airlines shows a Strawberry Fields Salad, one of a variety of the airline’s new first class food options. The Chicago-based airline on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 announced that it’s upgrading first class food options and replacing...
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Julianne Hough dances back to ‘Dancing’ as judge

NEW YORK (AP) — “Dancing With the Stars” says two-time champion Julianne Hough is returning to the ballroom as a judge this season. She will preside alongside Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. After serving as a company dancer-choreographer, Hough left...
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US existing home sales rise for 4th straight month

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of existing U.S. homes rose for the fourth straight month in July to their highest level in nearly a year, the latest sign that the housing recovery is picking up after stumbling at the start of the year.The National Association of Realtors says home...
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Prison time for woman charged in baby sitter death

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman accused of helping her husband dump their teenage baby sitter’s body in the woods after a night of sex and drugs has been sentenced to up to five years in prison. A state judge sentenced 41-year-old Dea Millerberg in an emotional hearing on...

Lima man injured in Findlay crash

A Lima man was injured in a two-vehicle accident that happened at 9:40 a.m. at the intersection of Hancock County 236 and Fostoria Avenue. Findlay police said J. Norbert Howe, 87, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with neck pain and some cuts. Connie Grunden, 51, of...

On Deck: Northern 10 volleyball openers tonight

It’s the first night of play in a new conference for a trio of area volleyball teams and we’ll have the latest on all of the local sports action from across the region for you here at The Courier. Carey travels to Upper Sandusky and Mohawk hosts Colonel Crawford in volleyball...

Illegal gambling still rampant in Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — Two more racinos opening this fall will add to the many legal gambling options available in Ohio — but officials say illegal gambling still is a big problem. State investigators increasingly are finding illegal gambling hot spots, many of which are masquerading as...

Ohio Catholic diocese discourages Ice Bucket Challenge

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese in southwest Ohio is urging its school leaders not to encourage the ice-bucket challenge for the ALS Association because donations could fund research involving embryonic stem cells. Archdiocese of Cincinnati spokesman Dan Andriacco says...

Ohio high school student accused of online threats

CHAGRIN FALLS (AP) — A northeast Ohio high school student has been arrested after police say he threatened classmates in a Facebook post hours before school was to open for the year. The 17-year-old Chagrin Falls High School student was arrested early Tuesday and charged with...

Officer involved in Wal-Mart shooting back on job

BEAVERCREEK (AP) — A city official says one of two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man at an Ohio Wal-Mart is back on the job. Beavercreek city attorney Stephen McHugh tells the Dayton Daily News that Sgt. David Darkow has returned to work following the...