Publisher Tronc acquires Daily News, storied NY tabloid

NEW YORK (AP) — The storied New York tabloid newspaper the Daily News has been acquired by Tronc, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and The Chicago Tribune. Chicago-based Tronc Inc. announced the deal Monday night, and the Daily News published a story on its website....

Obama, Serena dress as Beyonce for b-day, Harvey donations

HOUSTON (AP) — Michelle Obama, Serena Williams and other famous friends of Beyonce are sporting one of her fiercest looks to celebrate her birthday and raise Harvey disaster relief funds. A series of photos posted to Beyonce’s website on Monday showed the former first...
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Cross Country Roundup: Van Buren’s Pisarsky leads area runners at CG

COLUMBUS GROVE — Van Buren’s Autumn Pisarsky was the only area top 10 cross country finisher at Saturday’s Columbus Grove Invitational. Minster dominated the girls Red Division as the Wildcats swept the top five spots in the team race to win with 15 points....
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Tuesday’s Scoreboard

Prep Football Saturday’s Results NW Ohio Games Harrison 29, Findlay 26 Delphos St. John’s 34, Lima Cent. Cath. 10 Hudson Western Reserve 33, Cardinal Stritch 6 Marion Elgin 54, Hamilton New Miami 6 Around Ohio Bay Village Bay 42, Hunting Valley University 28 Bellaire...
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Prep Roundup: H-L volleyball team spikes Woodmore

ELMORE — Jacque Burns totaled 10 kills and her Hopewell-Loudon teammates Jessie Kreais and Kenadee Siebenaller each had seven more as the Chieftains rolled over Woodmore 25-11, 25-3, 25-20 in nonconference vollyeball action Saturday. Hailey Coppus amassed 24 assists while...
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Prep Volleyball: Settles swinging for 1,000 kills

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Tyriana Settles was involved in gymnastics when she was introduced to volleyball at age 8. Bye, bye gymnastics. “I wasn’t really focused (on gymnastics) at all,” Settles said. “I wasn’t really into it. Then, when I got...
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Prep Volleyball: Fostoria falls in tourney final

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Coach Krissy Lotycz would have loved for her Fostoria High School volleyball team to win its invitational tournament for the third straight season on Saturday. But after undefeated Sylvania Southview handed the Lady Red a 25-11, 25-11 whipping in the...

Authorities: California woman kidnapped by ex-boyfriend

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man considered armed and dangerous kidnapped his former girlfriend in California and was spotted in Arizona as he held her against her will, authorities said. Investigators believe Joseph Hetzel, 52, kidnapped Virginia Paris, 55, in Solvang on Friday...

United Technologies buys Rockwell Collins for $22.75 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — United Technologies is acquiring Rockwell Collins for $22.75 billion in order to expand its aerospace capabilities. United Tech, which makes Otis elevators and Pratt & Whitney engines, said Monday it’s paying $140 per share in cash and stock for...

Conservative publisher wants nothing more to do with Times

NEW YORK (AP) — A company that publishes books by Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Ann Coulter and other conservative authors says it wants nothing to do anymore with The New York Times and its best-seller list. Regnery Publishing said on Monday it will no longer recognize the...