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  1. Canadian picks stranger with ex-girlfriend's name for world tripWed, 17 Dec 2014 17:44:44 -0500
    TORONTO (Reuters) - A Canadian man will travel the world with Elizabeth Gallagher. Just not the same Elizabeth Gallagher he used to date. More...
  2. Canadian driver jailed for deaths caused by stopping for ducksThu, 18 Dec 2014 13:03:36 -0500
    OTTAWA (Reuters) - A Canadian woman was sentenced to 90 days in jail on Thursday for causing two deaths in 2010 when she stopped her car on a Quebec highway to help a group of ducklings crossing the road. More...
  3. NY City council votes to ban sale of bunnies by pet shopsWed, 17 Dec 2014 16:49:04 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - What do bunny rabbits have in common with hyenas, wolverines and polar bears? The adorable little creatures are about to join a menagerie of wildlife prohibited for sale by New York City pet shops. More...
  4. Over 20,000 bras recalled in Japan due to injury fearsTue, 16 Dec 2014 23:56:29 -0500
    TOKYO (Reuters) - A Japanese lingerie maker is recalling more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out, sometimes while women were wearing them. More...
  5. Tennessee police looking for Christmas tree thiefWed, 17 Dec 2014 10:01:19 -0500
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Police in suburban Nashville are looking for a Scrooge who sawed off a live Christmas tree loaded with decorations in a suspected holiday season theft. More...
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  1. U.S. expected to formally blame North Korea for Sony cyberattackFri, 19 Dec 2014 11:11:41 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. authorities were expected to announce on Friday that investigators had determined that North Korea was behind a devastating cyberattack against Sony Pictures, setting up a possible confrontation between Washington and Pyongyang. More...
  2. U.S. backed talks with ISIS over American hostage: newspaper Fri, 19 Dec 2014 03:12:58 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. counter-terrorism officials backed negotiations with two prominent jihadi clerics in a failed attempt to save the life of an American hostage who was later beheaded by Islamic State militants, the Guardian newspaper reported on Friday. More...
  3. Fifteen U.S.-led air strikes target Islamic State militants: task forceFri, 19 Dec 2014 11:09:39 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition conducted 15 air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria on Friday, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement. More...
  4. As U.S. eases hostilities, Cuba faces new challengeFri, 19 Dec 2014 10:42:11 -0500
    HAVANA (Reuters) - For decades, it was Cuba's first response to criticism. More...
  5. Russian prosecutors want ten years in jail for Kremlin foe NavalnyFri, 19 Dec 2014 10:12:16 -0500
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian prosecutors said on Friday Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny should be imprisoned for 10 years for stealing 30 million rubles ($500,000) in a case dismissed by critics of President Vladimir Putin as part of his campaign to stifle dissent. More...
  6. Rebels say new Ukraine peace talks will not take place on Sunday: IFXFri, 19 Dec 2014 10:56:32 -0500
    KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian separatist leader said a new round of peace talks aimed at easing the conflict between the Kiev government and rebels will not take place on Sunday as had been hoped, news agency Interfax reported on Friday. More...
  7. Iran honors nuclear deal with powers, IAEA report showsFri, 19 Dec 2014 10:25:14 -0500
    VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has continued to meet commitments under an interim nuclear agreement with six world powers, a confidential U.N. agency report showed, though Tehran temporarily halted conversion work that makes higher-grade uranium less suitable for bombs. More...
  8. Turkey keeps media executive in custody on terrorism chargeFri, 19 Dec 2014 10:00:49 -0500
    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish court kept a media executive and three other people in custody on Friday pending trial on accusations of belonging to a terrorist group, in a case which President Tayyip Erdogan has defended as a response to "dirty operations" by his enemies. More...
  9. EU leaders prepare for long confrontation with RussiaFri, 19 Dec 2014 11:14:21 -0500
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders warned Moscow they are ready to flex their combined muscle and "stay the course" in a long confrontation with Russia if President Vladimir Putin refuses to pull back from Ukraine. More...
  10. Lawyers for two friends of accused Boston bombers due in courtFri, 19 Dec 2014 07:07:31 -0500
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for two friends of the accused Boston Marathon bombers are due in court on Friday for separate hearings as the city braces for the January start of a trial focused on the attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. More...
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  1. 'X Factor' finalist Josh Krajcik continues performing, writing songsThu, 18 Dec 2014 19:33:44 GMT
    Josh Krajcik A&R MUSIC BAR, 391 NEIL AVE. Contact: 614-461-5483, www.promowestlive.com Doors open: 7 p.m. Friday Tickets: $15, or $17 on Friday Much like the diverse pool of covers he once sang as a contestant on The X Factor , Josh Krajcik hasn't limited his workload since winning the reality competition's runner-up spot in 2011. More...
  2. Used agricultural equipment up for auctionThu, 18 Dec 2014 15:29:10 GMT
    With over $7 million worth of agricultural equipment for sale, Shearer Equipment's used agricultural equipment auction is attracting customers from all over. Scheduled to begin on Friday , promptly at 11 a.m., the auction will take place at Shearer Equipment's Wooster location, 7762 Cleveland Road. More...
  3. The College of Wooster donates mattresses, frames to families in needThu, 18 Dec 2014 11:21:37 GMT
    College of Wooster volunteers wearing Santa hats took care of making the occasion festive, but their generosity contributed the warmth in heartwarming during their annual Snug In Their Beds deliveries. More...
  4. Wooster Council approves 'optimistic, reasonable' budgetThu, 18 Dec 2014 11:21:36 GMT
    City Council unanimously approved the 2015 appropriations budget Monday night. The budget received approval from all seven voting members and was dubbed "optimistic and reasonable" by Jon Ansel, at-large council member. More...
  5. Man guilty of sexual conduct with a minorThu, 18 Dec 2014 11:21:35 GMT
    A Wooster man admitted to having sex with a 14-year-old girl Wednesday and faces prison time. Daniel B. Merillat, 29, 427 Nold Ave., Apt. More...
  6. Wooster man gets community control for dealing drugsWed, 17 Dec 2014 10:25:25 GMT
    A Wooster man was sentenced to two years on community control after he admitted to dealing drugs. Shannon Thomas, 40, of 1168 Townsview Place, was sentenced on one count of aggravated trafficking, a third-degree felony, with a gun and money forfeiture specification, and one count of misdemeanor possession of marijuana, in Wayne County Common Pleas Court. More...
  7. A.M. Best Revises Issuer Credit Rating Outlook to Positive for Wayne Mutual Insurance CompanyTue, 16 Dec 2014 19:44:33 GMT
    A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of B++ for Wayne. The outlook for the FSR remains stable. More...
  8. Students take part in urban farming initiativeTue, 16 Dec 2014 15:29:58 GMT
    While some students embrace their fall semester break as a time to take it easy, a number of College of Wooster students spent their free time in October working for the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative, a group dedicated to using urban farming to revitalize portions of dilapidated Detroit. More...
  9. Kids enjoy their Orrville Shop-With-A-Cop tripTue, 16 Dec 2014 11:15:24 GMT
    Busy Christmas shoppers at Wooster's Walmart were stopped in their tracks Saturday morning by a large caravan of law enforcement vehicles that included police and Ohio Highway Patrol Cars, fire engines and ambulances, which rolled up to the front of the store with lights flashing and sirens blaring. Out bounded about 30 excited kids in grades kindergarten through fourth, each accompanied by a law enforcement officer to assist them on a holiday shopping spree. More...
  10. Community record: Dec. 14Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:25:16 GMT
    NAMI Family Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., MOCA House, 637 College Ave., Wooster. For family members who have a relative with mental illness. More...
2010 Relay For Life Cook Books on sale now!

NEW for 2010!

RELAY FOR LIFE OF WOOSTER

COOKBOOK

They're here!

Our new Cookbook Fundraiser committee organized the creation, printing and sale of a cookbook containing recipes submitted by Wooster area Relayers, friends, family, neighbors and co-workers. Its a beautifully bound, 3-ring binder-style book that comes with its own stand. Join in the fundraising effort! Dollars raised by teams through the sale of cookbooksare credited to the teams fundraising totals.

COOKBOOKS ARE ONLY$15 EACH. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO "FRIENDS OF RELAY."

Wooster Relay Teams:The cookbooks are here!! We've scheduled a "drive-by" so team captains (or a team representative) can stop by to pick up all books whose sales have been credited to their team. Sara will have a list of purchasers to help you and your team members deliver them. Please check with each purchaser and make every effort to get the cookbook tohim/her quickly if it is intended as a Mother's Day gift.

WHAT: Cookbook Distribution "Drive-by"

WHEN: Friday, May 7 from 4-7 pm

WHERE: Wayne County Public Library Parking Lot

At the "drive-by,"team captains/members can also purchase cookbooks for themselves or to sell. We've already seen this phenomenon in practice: As soon as people see the cookbook, they want one for their own!

Other visitors to our Web sitemay wish to own cookbooks, too. Please contact any participating team member or committee member to purchase one or many.

Click here to see cookbook sample!

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