Rate Discounts For Indiana Toll Road Coming To End Soon

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — The rates many Indiana Toll Road drivers pay will jump dramatically next month when a state subsidy ends after more than a decade. The Indiana Toll Road Concession Co. says two-axle vehicles with electronic transponders will be charged the same as those...

Kasich Will Withhold GOP Senate Help If Campaign Is Divisive

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Josh Mandel (man-DEHL’) won’t get Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s (KAY’-sik’s) endorsement for U.S. Senate if he keeps up his current tone. Mandel, the state treasurer, is taking his second run at Democratic incumbent Sherrod...

Anger grows in South Korea over US anti-missile system

AP Photo/Kim Tong-hyung SEONGJU, South Korea (AP) — The anger is palpable on a narrow road that cuts through a South Korean village where about 170 people live between green hills dotted with cottages and melon fields. It’s an unlikely trouble spot in the...

Unattended Bag That Led To Airport Alert Determined Safe

CLEVELAND (AP) — An unattended bag led officials to close a section of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport before determining there was no security threat. Airport Director Robert Kennedy says a baggage porter had spotted the unattended bag in a ticketing and check-in zone...

School bus driver hurt in Cloverdale crash

CLOVERDALE — A school bus driver was injured Tuesday morning after he drove off the side of a road in Cloverdale and hit a tree, the Lima post of the State Highway Patrol reported. Two children on the bus were not injured. A 2000 Bluebird school bus, driven by Ronald N. Miller,...

Arcadia, township levies renewed

Voters in Arcadia and Van Buren Township approved separate levies Tuesday, according to unofficial numbers from the Hancock County Board of Elections. Arcadia voters renewed a 2.3-mill, five-year levy for storm drainage repair and replacement by a vote of 32 to 6. The levy brings...

Comedian Jim Gaffigan's wife Jeannie has brain tumor surgery

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Jim Gaffigan says his wife and writing partner Jeannie Gaffigan is recovering after surgery to remove a serious brain tumor. Jim Gaffigan said on his social media pages Monday that two weeks ago an MRI revealed that Jeannie Gaffigan had a large,...

Ohio City Takes Down Basketball Star’s Signs After 2 Stolen

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — Signs featuring Duke University basketball star Luke Kennard have been taken down from the main entrances to his Ohio hometown after two were stolen. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News ( ) reports the thefts prompted Franklin city officials to remove the...

Tiny turnout

The turnout was tiny in Hancock County’s primary election Tuesday. About a third of the county’s precincts had nothing to vote on Tuesday. But the Hancock County Board of Elections figured that 31,822 residents of Findlay and Hancock County could have voted. Only 3,882 did vote,...
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New Zealand regulators reject merger of newspaper publishers

AP Photo/Mark Baker WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Regulators on Wednesday rejected a proposed merger between New Zealand’s two main newspaper publishers, saying the benefits of saving money and extending the life of some newspapers did not outweigh the harm it would...