Prep Basketball: Shank, Settles are first team all-District 7

Five area players netted first-team awards as the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association’s District 7 released its all-district selections for the 2017-18 season. Four area girls made the first-team list. Elmwood’s Zoe Shank, who led the Royals to a share of...

Tuesday’s Scoreboard

PREP HOCKEY OHSAA State Tournament At Nationwide Arena SATURDAY’S STATE SEMIFINALS Hunting Valley University School vs. Toledo St. Francis, 10 a.m. Cleveland St. Ignatius vs. Dublin Jerome, noon FINAL: Saturday, 2 PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Monday’s Score Around Ohio...

Two injured in Tiffin Avenue accident

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Tiffin Avenue Monday evening, according to the Findlay Police Department. Police reported that Brittni Crusa, 28, of Findlay, was driving a Ford Escape east in the 1300 block of Tiffin Avenue at 5:16 p.m. when she attempted to...
NFL Combine Shaquem Griffin

NFL 2018 Scouting Combine, wrapping up

NFL Combine Props & Flops: Saquon Barkley, Shaquem Griffin shined but Orlando Brown didn’t at NFL combine INDIANAPOLIS by Arnie Stapleton (AP) — All that’s left of the 2018 NFL scouting combine is for the deepest class of defensive backs ever to attend the annual...

Pittsburgh Steelers GM: Ryan Shazier won’t play in 2018

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier, who played college football for the Ohio State Buckeyes, will not play in 2018 due to spinal injury INDIANAPOLIS — Kevin Colbert confirmed what most unfortunately expected: Ryan Shazier won’t be returning for the 2018 season. The...
Russian spy critical condition

British media reports former Russian spy in critical condition

British media says former Russian spy is in critical condition, and is being treated for suspected exposure to an unknown substance. LONDON (AP) By RAPHAEL SATTER and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press — British media reported Monday that a former Russian spy was in critical...
Michigan wins Big Ten Championship!

Michigan beats out Purdue, wins 2nd straight Big Ten Tournament

Michigan beats Purdue to win its 2nd straight Big Ten Tournament NEW YORK (AP) — The tenacious point guard his coach calls a “pit bull” drove to the basket, but instead of putting up his go-to hook shot Zavier Simpson whipped a pass to the backup big man who became a...
90th Oscars Winners

‘Shape of Water’ swam away with best picture at the Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Against all odds, love won out at the 90th Academy Awards. Guillermo del Toro’s lavish, full-hearted monster romance “The Shape of Water” swam away with best picture at an Oscar ceremony flooded by a sense of a change for a movie business...
Red Cross relief efforts in Syria

UN envoy delivers limited food and medicine to Damascus

UN begins aid delivery to rebel-held suburbs of Damascus BEIRUT (AP) — A U.N. convoy carrying desperately needed food and medicine to besieged civilians entered the war-ravaged eastern suburbs of Damascus on Monday, but aid agencies said Syrian authorities blocked the delivery of...

Drug distributors push back on proposed Ohio rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio – By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS (AP) — Companies that distribute drugs are pushing back on stricter regulation in Ohio, protesting what they call a patchwork approach that could lead to confusion and uncertainty, records show. The state pharmacy board should wait...