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Angelina Jolie film paying tribute to land of her son Maddox

AP Photo/Jordan Strauss PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia helped Angelina Jolie become a film superstar and start a family. To tell the stories of people in the country that touched her, she is directing a Netflix film on location based on a memoir of the country’s...

Tax holiday gives parents another reason to celebrate back-to-school time

Hancock County Auditor Charity Rauschenberg updated the commissioners Tuesday on Ohio’s first back-to-school sales tax holiday. Legislation was passed last year by Ohio lawmakers to allow for the “holiday.” Rauschenberg said the holiday starts at 12:01 am. Aug 7. and...

Scott Walker orders American on cheesesteaks, avoiding gaffe

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The governor of the nation’s top cheese-producing state visited the capital of cheesesteaks on Tuesday and ordered two topped with American, skipping the customary Cheez Whiz but avoiding the blunder of a former presidential candidate who was...

Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America’s first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia. The four...
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Jon Gruden worries about present, future of youth sports

AP Photo/Mark Duncan NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Gruden looks at the present and predicted future of youth sports. It makes him cringe. The Super Bowl-winning coach and current ESPN football analyst got involved with the Sports Matter program through the DICK’s Sporting Goods...

Obama administration wants to give prisoners Pell grants

WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Arne Duncan says the Obama administration wants to expand the Pell grant program to prisoners. He and Attorney General Loretta Lynch will visit the Maryland Correctional Institution in Jessup, Maryland, on Friday to announce the plans....
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‘The Martian’ to premiere at Toronto, ‘Demolition’ to open

AP Photo/Evan Agostini LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Toronto International Film Festival has announced a star-studded lineup for its 40th annual event, including anticipated performances from Matt Damon, Johnny Depp, Julianne Moore, and Bryan Cranston. Ridley Scott’s...

Farm Aid to mark 30th anniversary with concert in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Farm Aid will have a 30th-anniversary concert featuring Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews in Chicago. Plans were announced Tuesday for the all-day Farm Aid 30 show on Sept. 19. Other performers include Mavis Staples, Kacey Musgraves...
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The Latest: Families helped seal ‘Full House’ reboot deal

AP Photo/Jordan Strauss BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here’s the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs (all times local): 8:47...

Airport hangar to be used as morgue if needed

Hancock County commissioners took care of some grisly business today, securing a location for a temporary morgue in the event of mass causalities. The commissioners voted to enter into an agreement with the Marathon Petroleum Corp. for the use of one of the company’s...