Schaeffer found guilty on all four charges in fatal arson

Charles V. Schaeffer, 45, Fostoria, was found guilty Wednesday night on all four charges he was facing for his role in a fatal arson on Memorial Day. A jury in Seneca County Court of Common Pleas came to the decision after numerous hours of deliberation. Schaeffer was found...

Marathon announces 50-cent dividend

Marathon Petroleum Corp. today announced a dividend of 50 cents per common stock share. The dividend is payable on Dec. 10 to shareholders of record as of the close of business Nov. 19. Tomorrow, the company plans to release its third-quarter results. 

Kasich touts Ohio as national example during Findlay stop

His re-election next Tuesday looking like a slam-dunk, Gov. John Kasich was folksy in a visit today to Findlay. He seemed to fuel speculation he may run for president in 2016. He urged unity over personal differences and touted Ohio’s improved economy as a template for the...

Arthur Cuellar

Arthur “Arturo” Cuellar, 87, of Fostoria, passed away 9:55 p.m. Monday, October 27, 2014 at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. Visitation is Thursday, October 30, 2014 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, with a Funeral Mass 10:30 a.m. Friday,...

Policeman who asked to smell woman’s feet arrested

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston-area authorities say they believe a school district police officer who pulled over a motorist and then asked to smell her feet may have made similar demands of others. Twenty-six-year-old Patrick Quinn is charged with two counts of “official...
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Court tells UK man: Nudity is not a human right

FILE – In this Monday, Oct. 2012 file photo, Stephen Gough, nicknamed the Naked Rambler, walks near Selkirk, Scotland. Gough, who spurns clothes lost a legal bid on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 to have public nudity declared a human right. The European Court of Human Rights says...
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Norway TV on tenterhooks, impending rockslide

A helicopter takes off at the foot of the mountain called Mannen near Andalsnes, Norway, on Monday Oct. 27, 2014. After being on alert for weeks experts predict a huge rockslide from the mountain within days, following heavy rain in the area. (AP Photo / Terje Pedersen, NTB...
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‘Hello Kitty’ arrested on drunken driving charge

This booking photo provided Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 by the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office Jail shows Carrie Gipson of Westbrook, Maine, who was arrested on drunken driving charges early Sunday, Oct. 26, in Gorham, Maine. Police said that Gipson, 37, who was wearing a red...
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X-ray shows sick tortoise swallowed turtle pendant

This Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 photo provided by Dr. Don Harris of the Avian & Exotic Animal Medical Center in Miami shows a detail rom an X-ray of a 15-pound male African spurred tortoise named Lola who had swallowed a turtle pendant. Lola’s owner told Harris sh...