'Mindy Project' final season promises clarity on key romance

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The producers of “The Mindy Project” say the series’ final season will provide some clarity on the main character’s key romantic relationship. Creator and star Mindy Kaling and executive producer Matt Warburton said...
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Friday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Boston 56 47 .544 — New York 53 46 .535 1 Tampa Bay 53 49 .520 2½ Baltimore 48 53 .475 7 Toronto 47 54 .465 8 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 55 45 .550 — Kansas City 53 47 .530 2 Minnesota 49 51...
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Area sports: Four area grads earn OHSAA scholarships

COLUMBUS — Four area athletes who recently graduated were among the 186 statewide to be awarded scholarships by the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Thirty-six of the honorees will receive $1,000 awards from the OHSAA, including six (one from each district) who will...

Feds expand probe into Ford Explorer exhaust fume leaks

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s auto safety agency has expanded an investigation into complaints of exhaust fumes inside Ford Explorer SUVs, adding two model years and nearly 400,000 vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the probe now...

Working with Cosby? Tiffany Haddish says she was joking

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — “Girls Trip” breakout star Tiffany Haddish says she was just joking when she said she wanted to work with Bill Cosby. Haddish told reporters Thursday that she made the remarks during a day of interviews and was trying to be funny...

Marathon profits fall to $515 million

Higher prices for the crude oil it buys and refines dropped Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s profit by 36 percent in the April-June quarter to $515 million, the company reported Thursday. Earnings translated to $1 per share. Second-quarter sales rose 9 percent to $18.35 billion with...

Contractor appeals delay Trump border wall prototypes

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration said Thursday that prototypes for a proposed border wall with Mexico have been delayed until November because two companies have objected to the bidding process, dealing another setback to the president’s aggressive timetable...

Russia sanctions bill heads to Trump after Senate approval

AP Photo/Cliff Owen WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted decisively on Thursday to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, sending the popular bill to President Donald Trump for his signature after weeks of intense...

Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as music moves to phones

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple. The company discontinued sales of the two music players Thursday in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices in an era when most people store or...

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos was briefly the world's richest man

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world’s richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead...