GOP Legislative Caucuses In Ohio Spent More Than Democrats

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republicans in each of Ohio’s legislative chambers spent more in direct donations to candidates and other causes in 2014 than the state Democratic party spent on all its candidates combined, according to a new analysis by the Center for Public...

Insurance Group: Ohioans’ Rates Expected To Rise In 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio insurance industry trade association says homeowner and auto insurance costs for most Ohioans are expected to increase this year. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) a trend report from the Ohio Insurance Institute says the average cost of insuring a...

Majority GOP To Discuss Priorities For Legislative Session

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Water quality issues are expected to be among the topics that Republican leaders of the Ohio Legislature hope to address this session. The House speaker and Senate president plan to lay out additional legislative priorities on Wednesday at separate...
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Hostage Mom’s plea to Japan’s leader: Please save Kenji

This still image taken from a video posted on YouTube by jihadists on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, shows a still photo of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto holding what appears to be a photo of Jordanian pilot 1st Lt. Mu’ath al-Kaseasbeh. Both are being held hostage by the Islamic...
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Mexico: Missing students’ parents reject official account

A relative holding a picture of one of the missing students, wipes a tear from her face during a press conference by the family members of the missing, in Mexico, City, Tuesday Jan. 27, 2015. Mexican attorney general Jesus Murillo Karam said that investigators are now certain...
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TV star’s plastic surgery disaster tests Brazil

FILE – In this Nov. 30, 2012 file photo, Andressa Urach competes in the Miss Bumbum Brazil contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The 27-year-old Urach, arguably Brazil’s most outspoken advocate of advancement through cosmetic surgery, went into septic shock on Dec. 1, 2014 and...
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Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others

In this image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Cortinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Gunmen stormed the luxury hotel in the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Tuesday, killing several foreigners and guards, officials said. The...

Book sale slated

The Findlay High School library will hold a book sale this week to raise funds to create a new reading room for students in an area that was previously used to store VHS tapes. The sale will be open to the public from 2:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday. This follows a Wednesday sale...

Mothers and More to meet today

Mothers and More of Northwest Ohio/Findlay will meet from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today in room 211 of First Presbyterian Church, 2330 S. Main St. The guest speaker will be a representative of Hope House. Bunco games will follow.

Dr. Marion Arbogast

McCOMB — Dr. Marion V. Arbogast, 84, of McComb, died at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay.