Public meeting on flood plan scheduled in Findlay

A meeting to discuss the impact of the Stantec flood control proposal on the City of Findlay will be held at 6 p.m. May 24 at the Winebrenner Theological Seminary Auditorium, 950 N. Main St. The meeting will be the third in a series to be hosted by the Hancock County...

AP PHOTOS: Rural Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million

AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus TILLER, Ore. (AP) — A tiny Oregon town is almost entirely for sale for $3.5 million – or $3.85 million if you also want the local elementary school, which is a separate deal. The community of Tiller, encircled by the Umpqua National Forest,...

San Francisco power outage snarls traffic shuts rail station

AP Photo/Jocelyn Gecker SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco on Friday, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark and stopping the famed cable cars for a time. Pacific Gas &...

US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has denied a request from Exxon Mobil to waive U.S. sanctions against Russia and allow it to resume oil drilling around the Black Sea. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says in a brief statement that the administration “will...

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a “massive tax cut” under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week. In an interview with The Associated Press, Trump says the plan will result in tax cuts for both...

Proposed Sanctuary City Ban Plugged On Pro-white Host’s Show

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state lawmaker says she wouldn’t have promoted her proposed Ohio ban of “sanctuary cities” on a radio show if she’d known that its host advocates white culture and power. The Cincinnati Enquirer ( ) reports Rep. Candice Keller, of...

Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

In these undated photos from 2016, a Grand Canyon National Park employee operates a drone at the park. The Grand Canyon is the only national park with its own fleet of unmanned aircraft for reaching people who have gotten lost, stranded, injured or killed. Under a program that...

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to ‘doubtful’ for Game 3

FILE – In this March 25, 2017, file photo, Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic drives to the basket on Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns during an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore. The Blazers upgraded Nurkic to doubtful for Game 3 of their playoff...

Champs-Elysees gunman had long criminal record, praised IS

A bullet hole is pictured on a shopwindow of the Champs Elysees boulevard in Paris, Friday, April 21, 2017. France began picking itself up Friday from another deadly shooting claimed by the Islamic State group, with President Francois Hollande convening the government’s...