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President of embattled Uber leaves after 6 months on job

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeff Jones, the president of the embattled ride-hailing company Uber, has resigned just six months after taking the job. Uber on Sunday confirmed Jones’ resignation and in a brief statement wished him the best. Jones’ departure comes days...

Findlay woman hurt in accident

A Findlay woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident in Findlay Sunday evening. Findlay police reported Jamie Aurand, 22, of Findlay, was northbound on North Blanchard Street at 5:50 p.m. when she stopped to turn left onto George Street. Her vehicle was struck from the rear by a...

Anna Nordqvist wins Founders Cup in college homecoming

Anna Nordqvist, of Sweden, holds the trophy after winning The Bank of Hope Founders Cup LPGA golf tournament Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) PHOENIX (AP) — Anna Nordqvist caught up with some college friends — and left everyone else behind...

China's trading partners alarmed by food import controls

AP Photo/Andy Wong BEIJING (AP) — China’s trading partners are bringing the top U.N. food standards official to Beijing in a last-ditch attempt to persuade regulators to scale back plans to require intensive inspections of food imports – including such low-risk...

Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

South Carolina’s Chris Silva (30) goes up to dunk past Duke’s Frank Jackson (15) during the second half in a second-round game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Sunday, March 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt) GREENVILLE,...

A Muppet with autism to be welcomed soon on ‘Sesame Street’

This image released by Sesame Workshop shows Julia, a new autistic muppet character debuting on the 47th Season of “Sesame Street,” on April 10, 2017, on both PBS and HBO. (Zach Hyman/Sesame Workshop via AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Folks on Sesame Street have a way of...

The Latest: Sweet 16 set after 2 more major upsets

North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks celebrates during the second half in a second-round game against Arkansas in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Sunday, March 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times...

Blue Jackets Score 2 On Penalty Shots, Clinch Playoff Spot

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Lukas Sedlak and Brandon Dubinsky scored on penalty shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets clinched their third playoff berth in franchise history with a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday. This was only the third time in NHL history that a team...

Charlie Sheen's ex-wife takes plea deal in Utah driving case

HEBER CITY, Utah (AP) — A former wife of actor Charlie Sheen has taken a plea deal on charges she wouldn’t stop her car for police. Citing court records, the Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/2nHeQwm ) that Brooke Mueller pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor...

Dwight Clark says he has ALS, suspects football a cause

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dwight Clark says he has Lou Gehrig’s disease and suspects playing football might have caused the illness. Clark announced Sunday on Twitter that he has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a disease that attacks cells that control muscles. The former...