I-75 motorcycle crash injures 2

Two Michigan residents were injured Friday when their motorcycle overturned at an Interstate 75 rest area in Hancock County. John Sedlack, 50, of Owosso, Michigan, the motorcycle driver, and his passenger, Julie Edick, 59, of Flint, Michigan, suffered serious but...
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AP Source: Machado ‘probably’ having knee surgery

Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado reacts as he grounds out in the third inning of a baseball game against the New York, Yankees, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in Baltimore. Machado was assisted off the field after the play. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Baltimore Orioles’ Manny...

US beats Puerto Rico 112-86 in hoops exhibition

NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 20 points and the U.S. national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico 112-86 on Friday night in its final home exhibition game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Derrick Rose came off the bench for the Americans,...
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Parole denied yet again for John Lennon’s killer

This June 1, 2013 photo provided by the New York State Department of Corrections shows Mark David Chapman at the Wende Correctional Facility in Alden, N.Y. Chapman, who killed John Lennon in 1980, was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, New...
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AP PHOTOS: A look back at Mo’Ne Davis’ tournament

FILE – In this Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia’s Mo’ne Davis delivers in the first inning against Nashville’s Robert Hassell III during a baseball game in United U.S. pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South...

Maumee Watershed Conservancy District agrees to start flood plan for Ottawa

The Maumee Watershed Conservancy District has agree to begin work on the flood control plan for the lower Blanchard River and the Village of Ottawa. The conservancy voted Wednesday to take over leadership of the project at the request of both Ottawa Village Council and the...

GSW Manufacturing founder Kohei Suzuki dies

Kohei Suzuki, the founder of GSW Manufacturing in Findlay’s Tall Timbers Industrial Park, died on August 2 at the age of 83 in Toyota City, Japan. Suzuki founded GSW Manufacturing in 1989, establishing the first fully-owned Japanese company in Findlay and Hancock County. He...
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Browns’ Gordon in limbo awaiting NFL ruling

Detroit Lions outside linebacker Ashlee Palmer (58) reaches to try and strip the ball from Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon (12) in the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski) Buy AP Photo...
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UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

GENEVA (AP) — The death toll from three years of Syria’s civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday. The figure, covering the period from March 2011 to April 2014, is the first issued by the U.N.’s human rights office since...
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Manziel fined $12,000 for middle finger flip

Buy AP Photo Reprints CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel has been slapped on the finger. The NFL fined the Browns rookie quarterback $12,000 on Friday for flipping his middle finger at Washington’s sideline, a person familiar with the penalty told The Associated Press....