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1/11/2014 12:42 AM
Rocket Ventures splits from UT
Rocket Ventures LLC, a local venture-capital firm partially funded with taxpayer dollars, is severing ties with the University of Toledo in an effort to bolster business across the entire northwest Ohio region.

1/11/2014 6:35 AM
Protests over economy flare in Tunisian capital
TUNIS, Tunisia — Riots over Tunisia’s economy flared overnight in a suburb of the capital.

1/11/2014 6:27 AM
Fire destroys ancient Tibetan town in China
BEIJING — A fire that raged for nearly 10 hours Saturday razed an ancient Tibetan town in southwest China that’s popular with tourists, burning down hundreds of buildings as fire engines were unable to get onto the narrow streets, state media and witnesses said.

1/11/2014 6:22 AM
Pilot killed in Mich. plane crash
WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Officials say the pilot of a small plane was killed when he crashed near Oakland County International Airport.

1/11/2014 6:21 AM
Missing plane found in Idaho
BOISE, Idaho — The wreckage of a small plane carrying five people, including a Silicon Valley executive, was found Friday after vanishing in the central Idaho mountains on Dec. 1, the Valley County sheriff’s office said. There were no survivors.

1/10/2014 6:49 PM
Traffic resumes on NB I-75 after crash
Traffic on northbound I-75 near the I-475 split has resumed after an injury crash today involving a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle, authorities said.

1/10/2014 7:53 PM
Former Reagan spokesman dies
JACKSON, Miss. — Larry Speakes, who spent six years as acting press secretary for President Ronald Reagan, died Friday in his native Mississippi. He was 74.

1/10/2014 6:07 PM
Virgin Galactic spaceship succeeds in flight
MOJAVE, Calif. — Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo has made its third rocket-powered supersonic flight in the Mojave Desert, soaring to a record 71,000 feet.

1/10/2014 6:00 PM
N.Y. mayor's pizza etiquette questioned
NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio got his pizza with smoked mozzarella, sausage and a dash of scandal.

1/10/2014 1:29 PM
Toledo had 2 H1N1 deaths in 2 weeks
There have been two flu-related deaths from the H1N1 strain of the virus in Lucas County over the past two weeks, health officials said today.