Mannequins get a makeover to look more realistic

In this Dec. 17, 2013 photo, David’s Bridal senior vice president Michele von Plato, right, arranges a dress on a plus-size mannequin in New York. David’s Bridal, the nation’s largest bridal chain, started changing its fit mannequins used to create gowns to...

Wilson gives hugs, talks hair during media day

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Within the first five minutes, Russell Wilson called an audible. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback – somewhat overlooked at this Super Bowl by the QB on the other sideline – came down from his podium on Tuesday and...

Pressure mounts for Apple to expand its horizons

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple reshaped technology and society when Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone seven years ago. Now, the trend-setting company is losing ground to rivals that offer what Apple has stubbornly refused to make: smartphones with lower...

Basketball Games Postponed

All high school basketball games in the Review Times coverage area have been postponed for tonight: Fremont St. Joseph at Elmwood boys, Rossford at Fostoria High girls, Elmwood at Lake girls, Arlington at New Riegel girls, Patrick Henry at Van Buren girls, Hopewell-Loudon at...

Jury in 1974 Iowa farmhouse slaying can’t agree

Robert Eugene Pilcher, center, reads over the instructions being presented to the jury before deliberations Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 at the Wapello County Courthouse in Ottumwa, Iowa. Pilcher is on trial for the 1974 murder of 17-year-old Mary Jayne Jones. (AP Photo/The Ottumwa...

Seahawks’ Harvin ‘absolutely’ a go for Super Bowl

AP Photo/Matt Slocum NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin says he is “absolutely playing” in the Super Bowl on Sunday after a season filled with “frustrating” health issues. Harvin returned to practice last Wednesday after...

Police: Officer shot boy in wrist at Hawaii school

HONOLULU (AP) — Authorities say a police officer shot a 17-year-old runaway in the wrist at a Hawaiii high school after the teen cut one officer with a knife and punched two others. State Department of education spokeswoman Donalyn Dela Cruz says Roosevelt High School...

Shots fired at Hawaii school; injuries reported

HONOLULU (AP) — Shots were fired Tuesday morning at a Hawaii high school, causing injuries and prompting a lockdown, authorities said. Honolulu Department of Emergency Services spokeswoman Shayne Enright said the shooting happened at Roosevelt High School in Honolulu. No...

Morris Turner, Wee Pals comic strip creator, dies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Morris “Morrie” Turner, the creator of the “Wee Pals” comic strip and the first African American cartoonist to be syndicated nationally, has died. He was 90. Family spokesman David Bellard says the Oakland, Calif.-born...

Winter storm causes wrecks, gridlock in the South

Traffic creeps along I-55 in north Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 as ice and snow flurries cause difficult driving conditions. A severe winter storm is expected to hit the state bringing ice and snow to the Gulf Coast. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) Traffic creeps along I-55...