The Latest: Israeli airstrike targets Gaza cultural center

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on developments in Israel and the Palestinian territories (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Palestinian officials say Israeli warplanes have attacked a cultural center in Gaza City. The Palestinian Health Ministry says seven bystanders were wounded in...

Pussy Riot says member has left Russia, despite ban

MOSCOW (AP) — The Pussy Riot punk collective says one of its members has departed for Britain, despite being banned from leaving Russia. Maria Alekhina had said she was turned back by Russian border police Wednesday when she tried to leave the country for a performance at...

Compound suspects built in tiny off-the-grid community

TAOS, N.M. (AP) — They arrived at the start of winter to set up makeshift living quarters on the high-desert plains of northern New Mexico, amid a tiny community of off-the-grid homes on 10-acre lots. For a time, the newcomers appeared to adapt to life 10 miles (16...

‘Put aside’ rebuff of prosecutors, judge tells Manafort jury

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The federal judge overseeing the financial trial of Paul Manafort said Thursday he was likely in error when he angrily confronted prosecutors during expert witness testimony, telling jurors in the former Trump campaign chairman’s case to...

4 days after Indonesia quake, injured struggling for help

KAYANGAN, Indonesia (AP) — Falling rubble instantly paralyzed Mary Andoni from the waist down when Indonesia was shaken by one of its deadliest earthquakes in years. But there was nobody in her destroyed village to get her the help she needed. There were too many other...

Worldpay: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SYMMES TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) _ Worldpay Inc. (WP) on Thursday reported a second-quarter loss of $2.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Symmes Township, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time...

Advanced Drainage: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) _ Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (WMS) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $29.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Hilliard, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 51 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense, came to 58 cents per...

Dunkin’ Donuts returning to Findlay

A Dunkin’ Donuts will be coming to Trenton Avenue in Findlay in the coming months. Findlay City Planning Commission today approved a plan for an 1,828-square-foot restaurant at 416 Trenton Ave., just east of Advance Auto Parts and west of Morey Avenue. Construction is...

Leaflets dropped over Syria’s Idlib call for reconciliation

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian military helicopters on Thursday dropped leaflets over parts of the rebel-held northwestern province of Idlib, calling on residents to reconcile with the government as warplanes pounded the region, opposition activists said. Britain-based Syrian...

Puerto Rico concedes Hurricane Maria deaths more than 1,400

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico has conceded that Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people on the island last year and not just the 64 in the official death toll. The government acknowledged the higher death toll with no fanfare in a report submitted to...