The Latest: Castro says Diaz-Canel may also gain party post

HAVANA (AP) — The Latest on Raul Castro’s handover of Cuba’s presidency (all times local): 11 a.m. Raul Castro says he sees new Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel as his eventual successor as head of the island’s powerful Communist Party. Castro is making...

UN health agency: Dengue vaccine shouldn't be used widely

Apr. 19, 2018 11:05 AM EDT UN health agency: Dengue vaccine shouldn’t be used widely By MARIA CHENG AP Medical Writer BC-EU-MED–Dengue Vaccine,1st-LdWritethru <!– –> Bullit Marquez, ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization...

North Korea has a new budget and it’s full of fiscal hijinks

TOKYO (AP) — Imagine a national budget that reflects steady growth, gives a healthy boost to science and technology while reserving big slices of the overall pie to defense and social spending. It’s generous with infrastructure improvements, and is certain of...

Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point

Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point Ahn Young-joon, ASSOCIATED PRESS SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korea hasn’t asked for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the Korean Peninsula as a precondition for abandoning...

Attacker in Berlin skullcap case turns himself in to police

Attacker in Berlin skullcap case turns himself in to police BERLIN (AP) — A 19-year-old Syrian asylum-seeker has turned himself in to police after his violent attack on a man wearing a Jewish skullcap in Berlin caused outrage across Germany. Police spokesman Winfrid Wenzel...

Merkel signals willingness to compromise on EU reform

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled her willingness to find compromises with France when it comes to reforming the European Union, as she hosted French President Emmanuel Macron for talks Thursday in Berlin. Macron has outlined ambitious plans for greater...

Syrian rebels hand over arms, leave another town near Douma

BEIRUT (AP) — Hundreds of Syrian rebels in a town northeast of Damascus handed in their weapons and boarded buses to leave under an evacuation deal, state media reported on Thursday. Fighters were to relocate with their families to opposition-held areas in northern Syria,...

Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos

MONROE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana say a woman came home to discover a naked stranger in her tub, eating her Cheetos while taking a bath. A Monroe police affidavit says 29-year-old Evelyn Washington was arrested on burglary and property damage charges. The Fort Worth...
off

DeWine, Husted make Findlay campaign stop

By LOU WILIN For the Review Times Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine and running mate Jon Husted met with 13 local business leaders and Mayor Lydia Mihalik on Wednesday in a campaign stop in Findlay. DeWine and Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor are in a contentious race for the...
off

Creating a game show

LYDIA BAULER/the Review Times Saint Wendelin Catholic School students in the arts group work on Wednesday afternoon to decorate game show podiums for their informative performance on careers in the arts in preparation for the upcoming SWS’s Career Leadership Day. Students...