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Supreme Court’s Ginsburg has surgery for coronary blockage

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had surgery to place a stent in her right coronary artery. Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg says the 81-year-old Ginsburg had the procedure Wednesday morning after a coronary blockage was discovered. Arberg says...
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VIDEO: Whirlpool donation helps Glenwood Thanksgiving dinner

Whirlpool donated new appliances to Glenwood Middle Schools’ special education unit as part of this year’s special Thanksgiving meal. The meal, prepared by special education students, had previously been held at Donnell Middle School.
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Doubt grips Portugal after ex-premier is jailed

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — After he left office three years ago, former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates’ home address was a smart apartment in Paris’ classy 16th arrondissement. On Tuesday, he spent his first day in prison after a Lisbon judge ordered him...

Nike extends contract with USOC through 2020

The swoosh and the rings will stick together through at least 2020. The U.S. Olympic Committee signed an extension to its sponsorship deal with Nike that will last through the Tokyo Games six years from now. Nike is one of the USOC’s top-tier sponsors. No dollar figures...
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No. 1 Kentucky gives Kansas a Top 25 tumble

Top-ranked Kentucky certainly made a believer of Kansas coach Bill Self last week. Made a lot of believers among Top 25 voters, too. After running roughshod over the Jayhawks in the Champions Classic, the Wildcats routed Boston and Montana State to cap a perfect week. The...
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AP Source: Sandoval reaches deal with Red Sox

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal says free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Monday because the Red Sox had not announced...
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LeBron on Cavs problems so far: “I stink”

CLEVELAND (AP) — With the Cavaliers on a four-game losing streak and failing to live up to enormous expectations, LeBron James offered a critical analysis of his own game. “I stink,” he said. “I’m not doing my job.” James made the comments on...
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VIDEO: Arlington vs. Columbus Grove

Columbus Grove’s defense helped shut down Arlington’s high-scoring offense on Saturday night at Findlay’s Donnell Stadium, with the Bulldogs winning 19-7 and advancing to the state semifinals. They will play Maria Stein Marion Local next week.

Soaring generic drug prices draw Senate scrutiny

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000 percent, prompting a backlash from patients, pharmacists and now Washington lawmakers. Members of the Senate meet Thursday to...
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Russia: North Korea ready to resume nuclear talks

MOSCOW (AP) — North Korea says it’s ready to resume international talks on its nuclear program, Russia’s foreign minister said Thursday as Moscow sought to raise its profile in the international standoff over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs. Foreign...