Eating while driving: Man’s burger gets him a traffic ticket

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A man says enjoying a double quarter-pounder with cheese as he cruised down a highway outside Atlanta got him in trouble with the law — and a ticket for eating while driving. Madison Turner of Alabama told WSB-TV that the officer told him...
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Ice playground being built ahead of Alaska sculpture contest

Buy AP Photo Reprints FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska’s interior, including a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. The work began Monday at the George Horner Ice Park in Fairbanks ahead...
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Ice playground being built ahead of Alaska sculpture contest

Buy AP Photo Reprints FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska’s interior, including a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. The work began Monday at the George Horner Ice Park in Fairbanks ahead...
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Tourists get knockout photo of Stallone atop ‘Rocky’ steps

In this Jan. 17, 2015, photo provided by Peter Rowe, Rowe, right, takes a selfie with friends Jacob Kerstan, left, Andrew Wright, third from left and actor Sylvester Stallone in Philadelphia. Rowe said the three friends had just finished racing up the staircase at the...
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Workers craft ice playground ahead of Alaska sculpture event

Ice blocks are lined out for the Kids Park Maze as work begins on this year’s Ice Alaska Ice Park in Fairbanks, Alaska Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 in preparation for the 2015 BP World Ice Art Championships. The park opens Feb. 23. (AP Photo/Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Eric...

Ada man injured in Hancock County crash

BLUFFTON — An Ada man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday night at the intersection of Ohio 235 and Hancock County 304 in southwestern Hancock County. Kyle Wagner, 22, of Ada, was taken to Lima Memorial Hospital by the Ada-Liberty Emergency Medical Service following the...

Crash on County 236 injures Bloomdale woman

A single-vehicle crash injured a Bloomdale woman on Hancock County 236, northeast of Findlay, at about 10:48 a.m. Tuesday. Chastity D. Long, 32, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. She was driving a 2008 Ford...

Trucker in serious condition after I-75 crash

VAN BUREN — One person was injured when a commercial truck rolled over at around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday on Interstate 75 in Hancock County, a mile north of Ohio 613. The crash blocked the northbound lanes for three hours. The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol said William B....

Updated: Dunkirk woman severely hurt in U.S. 68 crash

A Dunkirk woman suffered severe injuries when a car collided with a commerical truck Tuesday morning on U.S. 68, just south of Findlay. Charlotte Skidmore, 67, the driver of the car, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported....

UF enrollment increases for spring 2015 semester

Enrollment for The University of Findlay’s spring 2015 semester has increased 8.3 percent over the spring 2014 semester’s total, the university said today. A total of 3,876 students are enrolled for the current semester, compared to 3,578 enrolled in the same semester...