Josh Donaldson agrees to $23M, 1-year deal with Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Third baseman Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed to a $23 million contract, the largest one-year deal for an arbitration-eligible player. The 32-year-old, a three-time All-Star, topped the $21,625,000, one-year deal covering 2018 agreed to last May by...

Trump: No trip to London since embassy site is a ‘bad deal’

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has canceled a trip to London to open the new $1 billion U.S. Embassy in the British capital, a move that avoided protests promised by political opponents. Some U.K. lawmakers had said Trump was not welcome in Britain after he re-tweeted...

Saudi stadiums open for women in a first to watch soccer

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi women were allowed into a sports stadium for the first time Friday to watch a soccer match between two local teams — though they were segregated in the stands from the male-only crowd with designated seating in the so-called “family...

Haiti ‘shocked and outraged’ over reported Trump remarks

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitians reacted with outrage Friday to reports that President Donald Trump questioned why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and “shithole countries” in Africa at an Oval Office meeting held on the eve of the anniversary of...

Woman Dies After Train Hits Car

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio woman died after driving her rental car into the path of a train in Florida. reports that 73-year-old Linda Short died Wednesday evening after she drove the car over the Florida East Coast Railway tracks into the path of the...

Update: Space found for displaced Fostoria students

FOSTORIA — Through the effort and support of community entities, Fostoria Junior/Senior High School students will be back in class Wednesday — but not at their school building. Officials on Friday announced more details on when, where and how the students will continue their...

Findlay Machine & Tool names new president

Rex Reimer, who has extensive experience with a number of manufacturing firms, has been named president of Findlay Machine & Tool, succeeding Joseph R. Kirk in that role. Kirk, company owner, will also remain as chief executive officer, the company reported. Reimer most...

Search uncovers drugs in Ely Avenue residence; Findlay man arrested

A Findlay man was arrested after a search of an Ely Avenue residence early this morning uncovered drugs, according to the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force. At 6:58 a.m. today, METRICH, with assistance from the Findlay Police Department, executed a search warrant at 243 Ely...

Flood advisory in effect for Seneca, Wyandot counties

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a flood advisory for south central Seneca and north central Wyandot counties until 1 p.m. Saturday. An emergency management crew has reported an ice jam on the Sandusky River near the Seneca/Wyandot county line, west of Sycamore.

Police Seek Tips After 2 Young Adults Are Shot Dead In Alley

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo police say a young man and woman were found fatally shot in an alley in the northwest Ohio city. Police say officers who were dispatched to the scene on Thursday evening found 20-year-old Santiago Rease and 19-year-old Colleen Stamper had each been shot...