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‘Mockingjay’ claims 3rd week atop box office

In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, right, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.” (AP Photo/Lionsgate, Murray Close) In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer...

‘Eaten Alive’ watched by 4.1 million viewers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Discovery Channel’s “Eaten Alive” special that pitted snake against man drew more than 4 million viewers, but not all considered it time well spent. Although the title and a promotional video indicated that naturalist Paul Rosolie would be...
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Sundance fest reveals documentary, drama premieres

This Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 file photo shows a view of the Egyptian Theatre on Main Street on the second day of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. If you want to go big, go for a gift of a trip to the Sundance Film Festival in January. Held in picturesque Park...
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Jenni Rivera’s estate sues over fatal plane crash

FILE – This Aug. 12, 2011 file photo shows Mexican singer Jenni Rivera at the Imagen Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Rivera’s estate on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, sued the owner of a Learjet 25 that crashed two years ago in northern Mexico, killing the Mexican-American...
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VIDEO: Pipeline coming to Hancock, Wood, Seneca counties

Staff from Energy Transfer, a company planning to build a new natural gas pipeline through Ohio, visited The Courier on Wednesday to discuss both the pipeline and how they plan to work with the agriculture community.
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VIDEO: Lt. Gov. Taylor talks Common Sense Initiative

Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor visited the Courier on Wednesday and talked about the Common Sense Initiative she and Gov. John Kasich are implementing during their second term.
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Ashton Carter is Obama’s likely Pentagon pick

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Pentagon official Ashton Carter is likely to be President Barack Obama’s nominee for defense secretary, according to administration officials, putting him in line to take over a sprawling department that has had an uneasy relationship with the White...
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VIDEO: Columbus Grove vs. Marion Local

Columbus Grove’s defense couldn’t stop Marion Local, as the Bulldogs fell 55-7 Saturday night in the Division VII state semifinal at Lima’s Spartan Stadium.
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Browns’ Manziel says he tried to avoid altercation

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel says he tried to avoid an altercation with a man who was “very aggressive” when he approached the Browns’ rookie quarterback in the lobby of his apartment building last week. Speaking on Friday for the first time since the...
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Thunder guard Westbrook to return tonight

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook finally gets to put his fashionable suit collection away. Thunder coach Scott Brooks said after Friday’s shootaround that his ultra-athletic point guard will return to action Friday night and start against the New York Knicks....