Fostoria man pleads guilty to burglary, stealing drugs

A Fostoria man accused of breaking into his neighbor’s home and stealing prescription medication pleaded guilty to the charges Friday in Hancock County Common Pleas Court. Jacob D. Ginnever, 22, was accused of breaking into his West Lytle Street neighbor’s residence and stealing...

Happy, healthy Stewart leaving NASCAR so he can race more

AP Photo/John Locher LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tony Stewart sat in a casino ballroom wearing a coat and tie he no doubt wanted to rip off and brushed off a question about whether he was happy his NASCAR career was over. “It’s not over yet,” Stewart said....

Mercosur suspends Venezuela for failure to follow rules

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — South American nations say they have suspended Venezuela from the Mercosur trade group over its failure to comply with its commitments when it joined the group in 2012. Argentina’s foreign ministry said in a statement Friday that...

Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobs

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump has formed an advisory group of more than a dozen CEOs and business leaders to offer input on how to create jobs and speed economic growth. The President’s Strategic and Policy Forum will hold its first meeting at the White...

Las Vegas welcomes 1st direct commercial flight from Beijing

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance are marking the arrival of the first direct commercial airline flight from mainland China to Las Vegas. Area elected and tourism officials, a Hainan Airlines executive, and...

1st US offshore wind farm to begin production within days

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There has been a hiccup at the nation’s first offshore wind farm as it prepares to start delivering power. Deepwater Wind, which owns the five-turbine farm off Block Island, Rhode Island, says one turbine is not turning. But a spokeswoman said...

Ohio State Knife Attacker Buried As Relatives Remain Stunned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Somali-born student who hurt nearly a dozen people in a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University before a police officer shot and killed him has been buried. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports 18-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan was buried Thursday at...

Man charged with burglary after being stuck in pizzeria vent

PENFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — A man rescued from an oven vent at a western new York pizzeria is now facing burglary charges. The Monroe County Sheriff’s office says deputies arrived at Pontillo’s Pizzeria in suburban Rochester at 3:45 a.m. Friday after someone reported...
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Macaw poses in man’s mug shot after unlucky court appearance

This booking photo provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s office taken in Hillsboro, Ore., Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, shows Craig Buckner with his macaw, named “Bird.” The 4-year-old macaw became an instant celebrity after appearing in the booking mug shot...

No injuries in Main Street crash

An crash was reported at 1 p.m. at the intersection of North Main and Cherry streets in Findlay, according to scanner traffic. Findlay Fire and Police Departments responded to the scene. No injuries were reported.