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Pfizer swings to a 4Q profit after rough year

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Reduced spending on overhead and legal costs helped drugmaker Pfizer Inc. end a difficult year with a fourth-quarter profit, after a loss a year ago, and the company forecast slightly higher revenue and profit for 2017. The biggest drugmaker based in the...
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Deshler Trains youtube Video

Milepost 1162 Mr. Maddox came to see us the other day and he really likes to watch trains on youtube with Grampa.  So while we were watching, I ran across this really good video of Deshler, Ohio, surrounding areas and the trains that pass through there.  It is...
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CEO Jeff Bezos says Amazon backs suit opposing Trump order

AP Photo/Evan Vucci WASHINGTON (AP) — Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos says the Seattle-based company is prepared to support a lawsuit being brought by Washington state’s attorney general against President Donald Trump and the administration over Trump’s...
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AP Exclusive: Judy Garland's remains moved from NY to LA

AP Photo/RIC FRANCIS LOS ANGELES (AP) — Judy Garland’s remains were moved cross-country to a mausoleum intended as the resting place for daughters Liza Minnelli and Lorna Luft and other family members. The transfer from a crypt in New York’s Ferncliff Cemetery...

Cleveland Police: Boy Was Shot In Leg In Possible Drive-by

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police say a 5-year-old boy was shot in the leg on the city’s west side, and the source of the gunfire wasn’t immediately clear. The boy suffered a leg injury that wasn’t considered life-threatening. He was taken to a hospital after...

Moose rescued after fall into Idaho basement

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a female moose is safe after she fell through an unlatched window into the basement of an Idaho home. The Idaho Mountain Express reports (http://bit.ly/2jzbGrm ) that the moose spent about three hours in the Hailey basement early Sunday...

North Carolina newborn girl shares birthday with mom and dad

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A young North Carolina family may have a few joint parties in their future after the couple’s new baby daughter was born on the same day as both of her parents. WTVD-TV reports (http://abc11.tv/2jR0xpf ) London Hall was born at a Raleigh hospital...

Akron-area Officials Oppose Trump’s Immigration Order

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — County officials in Akron are opposing President Donald Trump’s order that halted the U.S. refugee program and temporarily banned all entries from seven Muslim-majority nations. The Akron Beacon Journal ( ) reports the Summit County Council voted 9-2...

UN World Food Program head won't seek new term

AP Photo/Amr Nabil GENEVA (AP) — World Food Program head Ertharin Cousin says she won’t seek a new five-year term. WFP spokeswoman Bettina Luescher told reporters in Geneva on Tuesday that Cousin has informed U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and staffers with...

UN children agency seeks $3.3 billion in support in 2017

AP Photo/Hussein Malla GENEVA (AP) — UNICEF is appealing for $3.3 billion this year to help millions of children worldwide facing conflict, malnutrition and other humanitarian emergencies. The U.N. children’s agency says more than 40 percent of the appeal would...