McComb council member resigns

McCOMB — A McComb council member’s whose residency in the village had been questioned resigned from office Monday. Citing personal reasons and growing work responsibilities, Dawn Swain resigned from McComb Council. She was replaced on council by former council member Leslie...

Firehouse Subs gives grant to Findlay Fire Department

The Findlay Fire Department has received a $3,992.50 grant from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation. The grant will go toward the fire department’s carbon monoxide detector giveaway program. The Findlay Fire Department started the carbon monoxide detector program with...

Campaign promises and track record of FIFA candidate Salman

AP Photo/Hasan Jamali GENEVA (AP) — Sheikh Salman has had a target on his back all through the FIFA presidential election campaign. The Bahraini royal began the five-candidate contest knowing his home country’s human rights record and treatment of national team...

High supplies seen capping oil price until early 2017

PARIS (AP) — A glut of oil will keep prices from rebounding until next year, much later than previously forecast, experts at the International Energy Agency said Monday. A year ago, the IEA, a Paris-based organization of 29 major oil importing nations, had forecast a...

Finalists announced for Lukas prizes for nonfiction books

NEW YORK (AP) — Investigative and historical works on fracking, music piracy and education reform are among the nominees this year for J. Anthony Lukas prizes given for outstanding nonfiction books. Finalists in three categories were announced Monday by Columbia Journalism...

Arsenal’s eyes on strike trio as Barcelona comes to town

AP Photo/Frank Augstein LONDON (AP) — In Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar, Arsenal faces the most potent strike force in the game – and a team that will probably be more than halfway to the Champions League quarterfinals after Tuesday’s match. Tactically and...

Human champion certain he’ll beat AI at ancient Chinese game

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The world champion of the ancient Chinese board game Go, South Korean Lee Sedol, expects to will prevail in a match with Google’s computer program AlphaGo next month, but he’s not so sure he would be able to do it a year later. For now,...

AP-NORC Poll: Dems worried about Income gap, Wall Street

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Most Democrats consider income inequality a very important issue and half of them think tougher regulations of the financial markets imposed after the 2008 financial crisis did not go far enough, according to a poll released as Hillary Clinton and Bernie...