Fostorian granted judicial release

A judicial release was granted Dec. 15 to a Fostoria man who pleaded guilty July 11 to endangering a 7-month-old girl. According to court records, Nathaniel S. Slagle, 25, 263 E. Crocker St., was placed on three years of community control and subject to any terms and conditions...

Mystery man hands out $100 bills in Massachusetts

Buy AP Photo Reprints BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — A generous mystery man has made the holiday season a little brighter for employees of two Massachusetts coffee shops. A man wearing a cowboy hat walked into Marylou’s in Hyannis on Saturday and handed the worker behind...

France wants ban on new cannabis-extract “e-joint”

PARIS (AP) — France’s health minister has said she wants to ban a controversial cannabis-extract electronic cigarette that’s been launched in France. Marisol Touraine told French radio she was “opposed” to the self-styled “e-joint,”...
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Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet store

In this photo provided Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, by the Manchester, N.H. Police Department, one of 13 stolen puppies is seen in the hands of a police officer, in Manchester, N.H. Police in New Hampshire said they have collared the humans responsible for snatching 13 puppies from a...
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Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

This booking photo released by the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office shows Marcus Hubbard. Hubbard, who can’t use his arms because of a spinal condition, is jailed while facing a gun possession charge his lawyer calls shocking. Authorities say he and three other men...
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‘Nut rage’ gives Hawaii macadamia nuts a boost

FILE – In this Sept. 2014, file photo, Cho Hyun-ah, Korean Air’s vice president responsible for cabin service and the oldest child of Korean Air chairman Cho Yang-ho, answers reporters’ questions during a news conference in Incheon, west of Seoul, South Korea....
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Walker says he joked with rabbis about ‘molotov’ error

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker assists Rabbi Yona Matusof of Madison, Wis. during a Menorah lighting ceremony as Shlomo Mutusof, 4, looks on during an observance at the Governor’s Mansion in Madison Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, John Hart)...

Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

Buy AP Photo Reprints TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey man who can’t use his arms because of a spinal condition is jailed while facing a gun possession charge his lawyer calls shocking. Bail was lowered Tuesday for Salem resident Marcus Hubbard, who has...

Pelini Goes Home As Youngstown St Coach

Former Nebraska coach Bo Pelini has been hired to be the next coach at Youngstown State, an FCS school in his hometown. The school announced the move on Tuesday. The 47-year-old Pelini is a graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School in the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown. He...

Sabres, Blue Jackets Swap Minor-league Forwards

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres and Columbus Blue Jackets have swapped minor-league forwards. The Sabres acquired Jerry D’Amigo in exchange for center Luke Adam in a trade Tuesday. The 23-year-old D’Amigo is from Binghamton, New York, and had three goals and...