Thousands Expected For Services For Slain Ohio Officer

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities in Cincinnati are preparing for thousands of people to turn out for services this week to honor a police officer killed in a shootout with a suspect. A police union spokesman says officers from nearly every state are expected to attend, with hundreds...

Tigers Beat Indians Again 7-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Price allowed one run in 6 2-3 innings and Detroit scored six times in the fifth to continue its dominance over the Cleveland Indians with a 7-3 win on Tuesday night. The Tigers are 9-2 against the Indians and have won all five games at Progressive Field...

Measure That May Block Pot Ballot Issue Heads To Ohio House

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is expected to soon consider a fast-moving proposal that some say could block an effort to legalize marijuana if both issues are approved by Ohio voters. The full House could vote Wednesday on the resolution, which aims to make it harder to...
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Saunas and art therapy: Rehab for convicted Saudi extremists

AP Photo/Hasan Jamali RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — For most of his 20s, all Badr al-Enezi could think about was becoming a jihadi fighter. After getting in touch with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners who had returned to militancy, he began plotting how to take up arms....

Sheriff’s office says break-in suspect left wallet behind

LINCOLNTON, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in North Carolina had little trouble identifying a break-in suspect whose wallet and ID were left at the scene. The Charlotte Observer (http://bit.ly/1GFI02X ) reports that Lincoln County authorities charged 25-year-old...
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In NY, a special prosecutor for police killings, for now

AP Photo/Mike Groll NEW YORK (AP) — Amid national debate over holding officers criminally accountable for killings by police, New York is giving such cases special consideration by appointing the attorney general to investigate them, for now. The move comes after police...

Australia to become 6th largest shareholder in regional bank

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says it will become a founding member of a Chinese-led Asian regional bank and its sixth largest shareholder. A government statement said on Wednesday that the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank presented Australia with great...

Nothing so sweet as a Georgia peach

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer A little bit of Georgia will be making its way back to Findlay in July. The Peach Truck will be selling peaches from the Peach State from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. July 1 and 22 at Feasel’s Home and Garden Center, 2330 Bright Road. The...

Head Start to hold open registration Thursday

The Findlay Head Start office at Winfield Child Development Center will close for the summer Friday, and reopen Aug. 11. During the summer, parents wishing to enroll their child may pick up or drop off applications at the Hancock, Hardin, Wood Putnam Community Action Commission...

Ruse to lead Hancock Historical Museum’s board of directors

The Hancock Historical Museum Association has elected William E. Ruse as president of its board of trustees. Ruse retired from the Blanchard Valley Health Association in 2001 after serving 36 years as its president and chief executive officer. He is a member of the Findlay Rotary...