The Latest: Death toll in Pakistan shrine attack reaches 80

Pakistani para-military soldiers stand alert after a deadly suicide attack at the shrine of famous Sufi Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Pakistan, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. An Islamic State suicide bomber targeted worshippers at a famous shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday,...

Ina P. Gardner

Ina Pearl Gardner, 92, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2017 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria, Ohio. Ina was born on April 26, 1924 in Coats, North Carolina, to the late Rossie and Callie Hobson. She married Albert Gardner on February 20, 1950 in Fostoria and he preceded...

Bernita M. Runion

Bernita M. Runion, 90 of Findlay and formerly of Tiffin, died at 8:20 p.m. Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Birchaven Village in Findlay. Born March 7, 1926 in Wyandot County, OH, she was the daughter of Lee and Florence (Farthing) Rickle. She married Ashby “Jack” D....

Terry R. Kirwen

Terry Robert Kirwen, 60 of Risingsun, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay, Ohio. Arrangements are pending at Barndt Funeral Home in Wayne, Ohio.

Remember Nixon? There’s history behind Trump’s press attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thomas Jefferson railed against newspapers as “polluted vehicles” of falsehood and error. Richard Nixon tangled with reporters in the toxic atmosphere of Watergate, considering them the “enemy.” Bill Clinton publicly condemned...

Pence aiming to reassure allies at start of Trump presidency

FILE – In this Jan. 26, 2017, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the Republican congressional retreat in Philadelphia. Pence is making his debut on the world stage with a trip to Germany and Belgium designed to reassure European and Mideast partners about U.S....

AP review: Court nominee backed minimum for disabled kids

In this Feb. 14, 2017, photo, Supreme Court Justice nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch meets with Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del. on Capitol Hill in Washington. An Associated Press review of Gorsuch’s legal record shows he has embraced a bare-bones standard of education for disabled...

Pakistani forces kill, arrest dozens after IS shrine bombing

Dead bodies of alleged militants killed in a crackdown operation by security forces are laid at a mortuary in Karachi, Pakistan, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Pakistani security forces arrested dozens of suspects in sweeping raids a day after a massive bombing claimed by the Islamic...

Trump seeks pause in legal fight with revised travel ban

AP Photo/Reed Saxon SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration said in court documents on Thursday it wants a pause in the legal fight over its ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations, so it can issue a replacement ban as it strives to protect the nation...

The Latest: Court to hold off on travel ban decision

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the court battle over President Donald Trump’s travel ban (all times local): 6 p.m. A federal appeals court says it will hold off on deciding whether to have a larger panel of judges reconsider a ruling that kept...