Heads or tails? Coin toss decides Peru election

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box. Wilber Medina was chosen mayor of Pillpinto near the tourist center of Cusco Wednesday after he and his rival each garnered 236...
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Dallas man’s Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

Homeowner James Faulk stands in front of an Ebola themed Halloween display he made at his town home in the University Park section of Dallas, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. According to Faulk, he is just trying to get people to smile and enjoy Halloween. (AP Photo/LM Otero) Homeowner...

Seneca County added to Ebola contact list

Seneca County is one of nearly 20 Ohio counties with residents who may have had contact with the Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola earlier this month. According to a news release from the state Department of Health’s Emergency Operations Center, there have been no confirmed...

Vehicle crash reported in Findlay

A vehicle crash occurred this morning at Bright Road and Tiffin Avenue in Findlay. Police are responding to the crash. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

UPDATE: Many schools closed due to fog; others delayed

Many local school districts across the region have closed today due to thick fog across the region this morning. The list of closed school districts includes: Liberty-Benton, Van Buren, McComb, Cory-Rawson, Arlington, Bluffton, Carey, Ottawa-Glandorf, Columbus Grove, Ada,...

AP-GfK Poll: Many Doubt Hospitals Can Handle Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Amid worry here,...

Gasol Leads Grizzlies Past Cavaliers, 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 16 points and nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos scored eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 on Wednesday night. Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach Randolph had...

Gasol Leads Grizzlies Past Cavaliers 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos tallied eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 Wednesday night. Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach...

Flyers-Penguins Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Spaling 1 (Ehrhoff, Comeau), 3:50. 2, Philadelphia, Streit 2 (Giroux, Voracek), 9:20. 3, Philadelphia, Bellemare 1 (Couturier, Schultz), 13:18. Penalties_VandeVelde, Phi (hooking), 1:43; Couturier, Phi (hooking), 11:04; Umberger, Phi, major (fighting),...

Cavaliers-Grizzlies, Box

Marion 2-5 2-2 6, Love 4-9 4-5 12, Varejao 1-4 0-0 2, Irving 7-11 1-2 16, Waiters 6-10 0-0 15, Thompson 3-8 3-3 9, Dellavedova 0-0 0-0 0, Harris 3-7 3-4 10, Haywood 1-3 0-0 2, Miller 0-4 0-0 0, Kirk 1-6 2-2 4, Amundson 2-3 0-2 4, Price 0-4 2-4 2, Jones 2-5 0-0 6, Edwards 2-3 0-0...