Cavaliers-Bulls, Box

James 13-22 0-0 27, Love 5-14 2-3 15, Thompson 5-5 1-4 11, Irving 9-21 2-3 20, Smith 3-8 0-0 9, Jefferson 1-1 0-0 3, Frye 5-6 0-0 11, Shumpert 4-6 0-0 9. Totals 45-83 5-10 105. Gibson 10-13 3-3 23, Lopez 5-10 0-0 10, Rondo 7-12 0-0 15, Wade 11-23 1-2 24, Butler 8-20 10-12 26,...

What US presidents said about ties with China and Taiwan

President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen, a highly unusual and probably unprecedented move since the U.S. broke diplomatic ties with the self-governing island in 1979 and shifted to diplomatic recognition of China under a so-called...

Trump speaks with Taiwan's president, risking China tensions

AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China. It is highly unusual, probably unprecedented, for a U.S. president or president-elect to speak directly with a...

Federal Officials Say Natural Gas Line Poses Minimal Risk

DETROIT (AP) — A proposed natural gas pipeline from Ohio into southeast Michigan would have little environmental impact, according to federal government officials. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released an environmental assessment this week that said the Nexus project...

Trump speaks with Taiwan's president, risking China tensions

AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China. It is highly unusual, probably unprecedented, for a U.S. president or president-elect to speak directly with a...

Downtown’s new look may draw more visitors

A new look to Findlay’s downtown in 2017 may help bring new programs and more visitors to the area, Carla Treadway, downtown coordinator for Findlay-Hancock County Economic Development, said Friday. Treadway gave an update on downtown efforts during the First Friday luncheon...

AFA hired firm to fly Argentine team without knowing plane

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s soccer association hired the plane that was used to transport superstar Lionel Messi and the rest of the team for a World Cup qualifying game without knowing the name of the airline or the model of the plane. And it was the...

The Latest: Philippine President Duterte Phones Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 2:49 p.m. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has telephoned President-elect Donald Trump and had a brief but “very engaging, animated conversation” in which both leaders invited each other...

Marion Local Beats Cuyahoga Heights 21-17

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Maria Stein Marion Local had its run of four straight state titles end last season when it couldn’t hold a 13-point halftime lead and lost 22-20 to Kirtland. The Flyers were up by 18 in the second half Friday and had to hold on for a 21-17 victory over...

Mistrial Declared For Ohio Dad Of Scalded Boy Who Died

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has declared a mistrial after a jury couldn’t reach a verdict in the case of the father of a 4-year-old Ohio boy who died after the boy’s stepmother put him in a scalding bath. Warren County Judge Robert Peeler ruled Friday after twice...