Cooper Tire CEO earns $9.1 million last year

By LOU WILIN FOR THE REVIEW TIMES Roy Armes, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s chief executive officer and chairman, earned $9.1 million in 2014, or 56 percent more than in 2013, the company reported. Armes’ salary grew by $31,000 to $1.1 million, Cooper reported Friday...

Reiser takes 7th at Raleigh Relays

RALEIGH, N.C. — Elmwood graduate Kori Reiser finished seventh for Bowling Green State University in the women’s discus Friday in the first day of competition at North Carolina State’s Raleigh Relays. Reiser recorded a throw of 147-1 and finished one place ahead...

Moving outdoors requires teams to adjust

By SEAN MAIOLO SPORTS WRITER There’s a big reason why many of the country’s elite high school baseball and softball programs exist well below the Mason-Dixie line or on the Pacific coast: warm weather. Any coach from the amateur level up in either sport will also tell...
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Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

This photo provided by the Anchorage Police Department shows officers Barry Hetlet, from left, Amanda Covington and Jason Deville, right, with two miniature horses they rounded up in Anchorage, Alaska, Friday, March 27, 2015. The horses had gotten loose from their corral and were...

Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3 a.m. slushie

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in search of a snack. Bus driver Harlan Jenifer says the girl swung her legs in a seat as she chanted, “All I want is a...

Oregon farmers agree slugs are a problem _ but what to do?

Buy AP Photo Reprints SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Farmers in Oregon’s Willamette Valley hate slugs, slimy mollusks that munch their way through crops. But as familiar as farmers are with the mollusks, they acknowledge they’re often baffled. And answers to their...

Mystery of California hilltop piano solved

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — For a couple of days this week, a Southern California hilltop was alive with the sound of — mystery. Hikers venturing to Topanga Lookout in the Santa Monica Mountains found a battered upright piano, sitting on a graffiti-scrawled concrete...

Authorities: Woman posed as lawyer for decade, named partner

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman used forged documents to pose as an estate lawyer for a decade and made partner at her small firm before her fraud was discovered, according to charges announced Friday. Kimberly Kitchen was charged Thursday with forgery, unauthorized practice of...

Authorities: Woman who posed as lawyer almost became partner

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman used forged documents to pretend to be a lawyer for a decade and was in line to be named partner when her fraud was discovered. Forty-five-year-old Kimberly Kitchen, of James Creek, was charged Thursday with forgery...

Farm program deadlines extended 1 week

WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Friday gave farm owners and producers one additional week, until April 7, to choose between Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, the safety-net programs established by the 2014 farm bill. The final day to update...