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Updated 2 hours ago
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
TORONTO  — Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died today. He was 76.

Published 3 hours ago
General Mills scraps new legal terms
NEW YORK — General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company.

Updated 3 hours ago
Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout
BYLBASIVKA, Ukraine  — Within hours of an Easter morning shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Russia’s Foreign Ministry issued a statement blaming militant Ukrainian nationalists and Russian state television stations aired pictures of supposed proof of their involvement in the attack that left at least three people dead.

Updated 3 hours ago
'Captain America' tops box office again
LOS ANGELES —  Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.

Updated 4 hours ago
Local businesses to host Italians
Toledo, known for auto manufacturing and glass production, may be on its way to earning a reputation as an international city.

Published 4 hours ago
Large wildfire in Dutch national park
EDE, Netherlands  — A large wildfire has destroyed at least 860 acres in the Netherlands’ Hoge Veluwe National Park, in one of the largest fires seen in the region for decades, Dutch authorities say.

Updated 5 hours ago
A winning day in Boston
BOSTON — Finally, the day arrived. After witnessing from afar the twin bombings that shook this city and the running world to its foundation, I was in Boston on Saturday to pick up my race number for the 118th Boston Marathon.

Updated 5 hours ago
Athletes after the game is over
When DeMark Jenkins’ sophomore season with the Bowling Green State University football team ended prematurely because of an injury, he finally asked himself something that he had never asked himself before:

Updated 5 hours ago
New museum illustrates history of Great Lakes
You probably know the Great Lakes hold the world’s largest supply of fresh water, that downwind places get some of the world’s heaviest snowfalls, and that four of the lakes straddle the U.S.-Canada border.

Updated 5 hours ago
Dog soothes students in Wauseon
WAUSEON — Once upon a time there was a dog that went to middle school.