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Investor suit against former Uber CEO moved to arbitration

GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge ruled Wednesday that an investor lawsuit targeting Uber Technologies’ former CEO must be moved to private arbitration. The judge granted former CEO Travis Kalanick’s request to put the lawsuit on hold while an arbitrator...
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Thursday’s Scoreboard

Prep Football Friday’s Games Northern 10 Conference Bucyrus at Wynford Colonel Crawford at Carey Mohawk at Buckeye Central Western Buckeye League Elida at Lima Bath Kenton at Celina Lima Shawnee at Defiance St. Marys Memorial at Ottawa-Glandorf Wapakoneta at Van Wert NW...
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Junior high volleyball: Arcadia 8th-graders win

Breanna Chambers led Arcadia’s eighth-grade volleyball team with six aces in a 25-13, 25-17 win over McComb on Wednesday. Kacy Smith and Olivia Southward added four aces apieces for Arcadia.
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Prep roundup: H-L smokes Riverdale

BASCOM — Jacque Burns and Alex Falter combined for nine aces in leading Hopewell-Loudon to a 25-7, 25-15, 25-11 over Riverdale in a Blanchard Valley Conference match. Burns led the Chieftains (4-2, 1-0 BVC) with five aces and added five kills, and Falter served four aces...
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Prep football: FHS riding wave of momentum into Week 2

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Fostoria High School’s football team did not turn in a perfect performance in last week’s season-opening victory over Oak Harbor. But the 35-18 outcome certainly beat the alternative for the Redmen. “There were a lot of coachable...

Chicago police superintendent undergoes transplant surgery

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson underwent a kidney transplant operation Wednesday that ended after several hours with officials expressing confidence about his recovery. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Johnson was resting comfortably after...

New rules, tech are dimming Hong Kong's signature neon glow

AP Photo/Vincent Yu HONG KONG (AP) — For Hong Kong’s famed neon lights, the future looks dim. Neon-lit signs were once ubiquitous here, illuminating city streets with their soft, warm glow and giving the dynamic Asian city a signature look to match its postwar...

Hundreds of Puerto Ricans protest, decry austerity measures

AP Photo/Carlos Giusti SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hundreds of Puerto Ricans took to the streets of the island’s capital on Wednesday to protest austerity measures as anger builds over an unrelenting economic crisis that has hit the working class especially hard....

Birds-eye view of flooded Houston captures Harvey's totality

AP Photo/David J. Phillip Flying over the Houston area most days is a postcard of America: crisscrossing highways, skyscrapers, hulking shopping plazas, oil refineries, big houses, cattle pastures. Then there’s the view after Harvey. “I had an idea, but once you can...

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation gives $1M to Harvey relief

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has donated $1 million to the newly established United Way Harvey Recovery Fund which will go toward short and long term relief and recovery efforts. United Way Worldwide said Wednesday that the national fund will...
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