Ivanka Trump's brand ramped up China trademark work in 2016

AP Photo/Alex Brandon SHANGHAI (AP) — Ivanka Trump’s brand intensified its work in China as her father closed in on the Republican nomination for U.S. president, with her company applying for nearly twice as many trademarks in a five-month span as it had in the...

St. Wendelin High School to close

In an email sent this afternoon to parents, staff and students, the Rev. Todd Dominique confirmed the closure of the St. Wendelin High School, effective June 30. According to the email, St. Wendelin will operate a K-8 elementary/middle school at the North Countyline Street...

Ovechkin returns to game after apparent left leg injury

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, is helped off the ice to by a trainer and Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, after he was injured during the first period of Game 5 in an NHL Stanley Cup hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs,...

How Trump's swamp-draining words compare with his actions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump began promising to “drain the swamp” while campaigning, with his rally crowds often chanting along with him. In October he outlined a few proposals he said would get the drainage started: Clamping down on lobbying,...

Young immigrants won’t ‘rest easy’ despite Trump’s comments

FILE – In this Nov. 4, 2015 file photo, Juan Escalante, of the immigration reform group America’s Voice, conducts interviews in New York. Young immigrants protected by executive action from deportation say they won’t “rest easy,” even if President...

Iowa A.D. Gary Barta details damaged relationship with Meyer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — University of Iowa athletic director Gary Barta testified Friday that his relationship with a former top administrator deteriorated after Barta informed her that after a reorganization of the athletic department, she no longer would be his...

Want to own a town? Tiny Oregon community for sale for $3.5M

In this April 5, 2017 photo, the Tiller Market stands abandoned in downtown Tiller, Ore. Tiller, a dot on a map in remote southwestern Oregon, is for sale for $3.5 million, including the market, and the elementary school is for sale separately for $350,000. A potential buyer has...

Fostoria police receive Outstanding Service Award

Several Fostoria police officers received an award from the Owens Community College Alumni Association today for their work on a fraud investigation last year. Detective Brandon Bell; officers Cory Brian, Gabe Wedge, Evan Ely, Nate Elliott; and dispatcher Karen Nesbitt were...

Report: Fostoria among top 50 safest cities in Ohio

The National Council for Home Safety and Security has named Fostoria among the 50 safest cities in Ohio. The council listed Fostoria as the 30th safest city in Ohio. The only other nearby cities to make the list were Bellevue at 5th and Ada at 16th. “The perception of...

Drugmaker Asked Arkansas Not To Use Drug In Executions

The Associated Press has obtained letters showing that a drugmaker last year asked Arkansas not to purchase its products for use in executions. The plea was made months before Arkansas prison officials accepted “donated” potassium chloride for its first executions in...