Cooper Tire CEO’s compensation declines

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. Chief Executive Officer Roy Armes’ compensation declined 15 percent in 2013 to $5.8 million, the company reported. The biggest drop was in his performance-based bonus, which was $1.5 million last year, or half of the $3 million he received in 2012....

Retired Judge Richard Rinebolt dies at 91

Retired Hancock County Judge Richard J. Rinebolt, of Findlay, died of natural causes this morning at Birchaven Village in Findlay, according to family members.  He was 91. Funeral plans will be announced later, they said.

Ohio Gas Prices Up Again To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices in Ohio are up again. The cost for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was averaging $3.68 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up about 8 cents from a week ago. Monday’s Ohio...
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Ukraine asks for UN peacekeepers in restive east

A pro-Russian gunman stands guard at a seized police station in the eastern Ukraine town of Slovyansk on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Pro-Moscow protesters have seized a number of government buildings in the east over the past week, undermining the authority of the interim government...
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Geithner book tour to include Bernanke, Paulson

AP Photo/Nick Ut NEW YORK (AP) — Former Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner (GYT’-nur) won’t be the only famous person on stage for his upcoming book tour. Ben Bernanke, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, and Geithner’s predecessor at the...
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Geithner book tour to include Bernanke, Paulson

AP Photo/Nick Ut NEW YORK (AP) — Former Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner (GYT’-nur) won’t be the only famous person on stage for his upcoming book tour. Ben Bernanke, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, and Geithner’s predecessor at the...

UPDATE: Riegle, Oman butt heads at commissioners forum

Hancock County commissioner candidates, incumbent Phillip Riegle, and his challenger, former commissioner Steve Oman,  spent most of today’s commissioners forum arguing. They are opponents in the May 6 Republican primary race. The question and answer forum was sponsored by...
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Official IDs supremacist as Kansas attacks suspect

This photo provided by 41ActionNews, shows Frazier Glenn Cross. Cross is accused of killing three people outside of Jewish sites near Kansas City, Sunday April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/41ActionNews) This photo provided by 41ActionNews, shows Frazier Glenn Cross. Cross is accused of...

Replica Of Lincoln Funeral Locomotive Visits Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A full-size replica of a steam locomotive that pulled Abraham Lincoln’s funeral car will visit Ohio this week. The Leviathan 63 engine is part of the planned 2015 Lincoln Funeral Train project that will re-enact the U.S. president’s final journey...
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Police: Blast in Nigerian capital kills 71

People gather at the site of a blast at the Nyanya Motor Park, about 16 kilometers (10 miles) from the center of Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, April 14, 2014. An explosion blasted through a busy commuter bus station on the outskirts of Abuja before 7 a.m. (0600 GMT) Monday as hundreds...