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  1. Winning toilet paper gowns offered to brides-in-needThu, 20 Jul 2017 19:18:04 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A toilet paper wedding dress with 1,500 hand-cut butterflies made by a mother of two in her spare time won the $10,000 first prize in a quirky New York fashion competition on Thursday and a bride-in-need may have the chance to wear it down the aisle. More...
  2. Cambodia widow sees dead husband in five-month-old calfThu, 20 Jul 2017 19:17:17 -0400
    KRATIE, Cambodia (Reuters) - Cambodia's latest social media sensation is a five-month-old calf believed by a villager to be the reincarnation of her dead husband. More...
  3. Swedish train to be named Trainy McTrainface in tribute to BoatyThu, 20 Jul 2017 09:32:44 -0400
    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A Swedish rail operator has vowed to name one of its trains "Trainy McTrainface" after a public vote, saying it would bring joy to people disappointed when Britain rejected the name Boaty McBoatface for a polar research ship following a similar poll. More...
  4. Hyenas spark admiration, not fear, in Ethiopia's Harar cityMon, 17 Jul 2017 10:09:21 -0400
    HARAR, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Hyenas roam the streets of the ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia every night, seeking scraps of meat to drag to the nearby caves. More...
  5. Metamorphosis: Philadelphia street horrified as cockroaches invadeTue, 18 Jul 2017 16:02:22 -0400
    (Reuters) - Residents of a Philadelphia street were horrified when thousands of cockroaches emerged from a sewer drain, forming a swarm so big that it covered the street at one stage, according to city officials and local media on Tuesday. More...
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  1. Exclusive: U.S. toughens stance on foreign deals in blow to China's buying spreeFri, 21 Jul 2017 04:17:21 -0400
    (Reuters) - A secretive U.S. government panel has objected to at least nine acquisitions of U.S. companies by foreign buyers so far this year, people familiar with the matter said, a historically high number that bodes poorly for China's overseas buying spree. More...
  2. Exxon sues U.S. over fine levied for Russia deal under TillersonFri, 21 Jul 2017 04:23:25 -0400
    WASHINGTON/HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp sued the U.S. government on Thursday, blasting as "unlawful" and "capricious" a $2 million fine levied against it for a three-year-old oil joint venture with Russia's Rosneft. More...
  3. Spokesman for Trump's outside legal team resigns: statementFri, 21 Jul 2017 06:30:41 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mark Corallo, the spokesman for U.S. President Donald Trump's outside legal team, said on Thursday that he has resigned. More...
  4. U.S. general says allies worry Russian war game may be 'Trojan horse'Fri, 21 Jul 2017 04:31:54 -0400
    BERLIN (Reuters) - U.S. allies in eastern Europe and Ukraine are worried that Russia's planned war games in September could be a "Trojan horse" aimed at leaving behind military equipment brought into Belarus, the U.S. Army's top general in Europe said on Thursday. More...
  5. O.J. Simpson granted October release from Nevada prisonThu, 20 Jul 2017 19:21:27 -0400
    CARSON CITY, Nev. (Reuters) - O.J. Simpson was granted parole on Thursday and will be released from a Nevada prison in October, following an emotional hearing that centered on the botched armed robbery of his own mementos at a Las Vegas hotel that landed him behind bars for nine years. More...
  6. Senate Republicans complain of chaos in healthcare effortThu, 20 Jul 2017 18:37:55 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans, scolded by President Donald Trump for failing to overturn Obamacare, tried to salvage their seven-year effort for a new healthcare law on Thursday, but leading senators indicated frustration over shifting goal posts. More...
  7. Strong quake off Turkish and Greek coasts kills two, injures dozensFri, 21 Jul 2017 06:24:19 -0400
    ANKARA/KOS, Greece (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake killed two people on the Greek holiday island of Kos in the early hours of Friday, also causing disruption in the Turkish tourist hub of Bodrum. More...
  8. FTC probing allegations of Amazon's deceptive discountingFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:37:15 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As part of its review of Amazon's agreement to buy Whole Foods, the Federal Trade Commission is looking into allegations that Amazon misleads customers about its pricing discounts, according to a source close to the probe. More...
  9. McCain illness deprives Senate of crucial vote, Trump criticFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:52:34 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - If John McCain's illness requires a long absence from the U.S. Senate, his colleagues will be deprived of a dealmaker and leading voice on national security, while America's allies will lose one of the few Republican critics of President Donald Trump's foreign policy. More...
  10. Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide: coronerFri, 21 Jul 2017 05:54:56 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park, was found dead on Thursday of apparent suicide a week before the California alt-rock band was due to embark on a U.S. tour. More...
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  1. Vacation Bible SchoolFri, 21 Jul 2017 09:10:26 GMT
    Camp Out VBS will be at Wooster United Methodist Church, 243 N. Market St., with something for the whole family. On July 28, VBS will be from 4:45-7:15 p.m. and includes dinner for the whole family at 4:45. More...
  2. Engagement: Suzanne Roby, Ryan EggemanThu, 20 Jul 2017 14:33:16 GMT
    Mr. and Mrs. James Roby of Wooster announce the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Nicole, to Ryan Joseph Eggeman. He is the son of Gary and the late Nancy Eggeman of Marshallville. More...
  3. Meeting notesThu, 20 Jul 2017 09:59:35 GMT
    Ten members lost 9 pounds with only a half-pound gain. Randy Kemper was best weekly loser. More...
  4. Millersburg man faces prison for meth possessionWed, 19 Jul 2017 20:30:41 GMT
    A Millersburg man on Tuesday admitted he was in possession of methamphetamine during a January traffic stop that culminated in a police officer's exposure to the drugs. Robert A. Searls, 25, of 675 Bobwhite Lane, pleaded guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to aggravated possession of drugs and obstructing official business. More...
  5. Presidents' Cookbook: New Pittsburg F.D. rings the bell for homemade ice cream, baked beansWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:51:42 GMT
    You might not know Marilyn Stull, but chances are if you live in the New Pittsburg area, you've tasted her baked beans. She brings them to church suppers, to family outings and then goes all out to bring them to the annual New Pittsburg Fire & Rescue Auxiliary's annual Homemade Ice Cream Festival, which will be held this year on Aug. 4 beginning at 5 p.m. at the station on Elyria Road just off U.S. route 250. More...
  6. ReunionsTue, 18 Jul 2017 14:21:34 GMT
    It's reunion time again for the Wooster High School class of 1977. The 40-year reunion will be July 28-29. More...
  7. Anniversary: Stan and Carol Wirt of WoosterTue, 18 Jul 2017 09:43:15 GMT
    They were married 1967 in Shreve United Methodist Church by the Rev. Robert Griesinger and the Rev. More...
  8. Anniversary: Darrell and Mary Coots of WoosterTue, 18 Jul 2017 09:43:14 GMT
    Darrell J. and Mary L. Coots, 7141 Angling Road, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 23. They were married in 1967 at Oak Chapel Methodist Church by the Rev. John MacLachlan. More...
  9. ReunionThu, 13 Jul 2017 08:47:20 GMT
    There will be a Friday social from 5:30-7:30 p.m., hosted by Greg Long at Long, Cook & Samsa, 505 N. Market St., Wooster. Drinks and hor d'oeuvres will be provided. More...
  10. Mid-Ohio Corvette Club goes 'Cruisin' for a Cause' next monthThu, 13 Jul 2017 02:41:23 GMT
    Davidhizar was just back from the service in 1965 when he spotted a 1960 model at a dealership in Elkhart, Indiana. He can still remember it, hood to trunk, the way it drove, how the sun glinted through the windows. More...