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Police: 2 Teens Injured In ATV Crash Involving Car

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials in southeastern Ohio say two teenagers riding an all-terrain vehicle were injured when they crashed into a car. Police say a 17-year-old boy and a girl were riding an ATV Thursday afternoon in Miami Township when they collided with a car that was pulling out of a driveway...

Benjamin Smith new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions concerned

PARIS (AP) — Unions at Air France-KLM voiced concern after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as the new CEO with the support of the French state. The company said Thursday that Smith, who is 46 and was previously Air Canada’s chief operating officer, will fill the role by Sept. 30. Vi...

World’s biggest shipping company cautions on trade tensions

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk says it swung to a profit in the second quarter but cautioned about uncertainty related to global trade amid U.S. sanctions on major economies. Second-quarter revenue grew 24 percent to $9.5 billion, leading to a $26-million p...

Michigan-Notre Dame leads off games to watch in 2018

Aug. 17, 2018 4:50 AM EDT Remember last year, when everyone was eyeing the season-opening Alabama-Florida State game as one of the most anticipated matchups? The third-ranked Seminoles lost that game and several more, barely finishing with a winning record. Even late in the season, a huge showdown b...

Frontier Airlines To Add Service From Ohio To Florida

CLEVELAND (AP) — Frontier Airlines has announced that it is adding nonstop service from John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Ohio to West Palm Beach, Florida. The Columbus Dispatch the airline says the twice-weekly flight to Palm Beach International Airport will operate seasonally, starting ...

Antique Car Ride To Return To Kings Island Amusement Park

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Antique cars are coming back to Kings Island amusement park in Ohio. Park officials announced Thursday the cars will return in spring 2019 as part of a new attraction called Kings Mills Antique Autos. Guests will be able to board replicas of the 1911 Ford Model T and take a ride a...

Turkish lira steady despite new threats from Trump

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump. The Turkish lira stood at 5.80 per dollar on Friday, up about 0.4 percent against the dollar. The currency has recovered from rec...

Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday — thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump, whose sanctions and criticisms over trade, energy and NATO have created n...

Giants Rookie Rodriguez Goes On DL With Hamstring Injury

CINCINNATI (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have placed standout rookie right-hander Dereck Rodriguez on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring. Right-hander Casey Kelly is now scheduled to start Friday in the series opener against the Reds. The move is retroactive to Monday, then R...

Browns, Bryant Meet As Sides Try To See If There’s A Future

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dez Bryant and the Browns are still in the courtship phase. Their future together is uncertain. The three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver and his agent, Kim Maile, met with team officials at the Browns’ headquarters in Berea, Ohio, on Thursday. The sides got to know each other bet...

Asian shares gain on growing hopes for China trade talks

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares made moderate gains early Friday after U.S. stocks jumped on news China is preparing to resume trade discussions with the U.S., the first negotiations in more than a month. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index added 0.4 percent to 22,270.38, while the Shangha...

Royals beat Blue Jays 6-2 after long delay to split series

Aug. 17, 2018 1:38 AM EDT KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lucas Duda homered, Rosell Herrera had three hits and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 after a long rain delay Thursday night to split their four-game series. Royals relievers Brian Flynn, Kevin McCarthy, Brandon Maurer and...

Tesla’s Musk says stress, overwork taking heavy toll

Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll in what he calls an “excruciating year.” In the newspaper’s account of the interview, published Friday, Musk said he was working up to ...

Buchholz pitches four-hitter, Diamondbacks beat Padres 5-1

Aug. 17, 2018 1:25 AM EDT Buchholz pitches four-hitter, Diamondbacks beat Padres 5-1 AP-BBN–Diamondbacks-Padres <!– –> Orlando Ramirez, ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched a four-hitter, David Peralta hit a three-run homer and the Arizona Diamondba...

Police: 2 teens injured in ATV crash involving car

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials in southeastern Ohio say two teenagers riding an all-terrain vehicle were injured when they crashed into a car. Police say a 17-year-old boy and a girl were riding an ATV Thursday afternoon in Miami Township when they collided with a car that was pulling out of a dr...

Leaf ceremony to honor cancer survivors, warriors

The Armes Family Cancer Care Center, a division of Blanchard Valley Health System, will host its annual Leaf Ceremony at 5 p.m. Oct. 9. Community members are invited to honor cancer survivors and warriors through the purchase of personally inscribed leaves to display on the John & Mary DeHaven H...

McComb Lions to host annual scholarship dinner

McCOMB — The McComb Lions Club will hold its annual senior scholarship dinner from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Sept. 7 prior to the football game versus Van Buren High School. The dinner will be held in the McComb School Cafeteria and will feature barbecue chicken, vegetable, roll, dessert and drink. Dine-...

Food pantry is Saturday

Findlay Evangelical Free Church is sponsoring a mobile food pantry in coordination with CHOPIN Hall and West Ohio Food Bank on Saturday. Distribution will be at the church, 2515 Heatherwood Drive. The pantry will begin at approximately 8:15 a.m. and last until the food is gone. A representative from...

Farthing family to gather

The 100th annual Farthing Family Reunion will take place at noon Sunday in shelter house 9, Riverside Park. In addition to a potluck lunch and meeting, the reunion will feature games with prizes; a cake and pie baking contest; a period costume contest with prizes for the best 1918 fashion; and a gue...

UPS Increases Large Package Surcharges

If you’re an e-commerce seller or retailer who sells big products like sofas, tables, mattresses, and TVs, you might have noticed new surcharges from UPS when shipping these large items. UPS has started increasing their charges for Large Package Surcharges (LPS), plus increasing the Additional Handling Surcharge (AHS). Let’s take a closer look now at […]

5 Tips to Improve E-commerce Shipping

With e-commerce purchasing increasing year after year, it’s critical for online sellers to identify ways to strengthen their shipping efforts. Makingshipping a priority when it comes to optimizing e-commerce businesses must top to-do-lists in order to keep online shoppers happy and online sellers successful. Keeping this in mind, consider how the five points below can […]

New Fraud Risk Indicator Now Available for Shopify Orders

In 2017, there was a 30% increase in e-commerce fraud attacks over 2016 according to Experian data. Between the ever-increasing data breaches and the massive amounts of consumer data now on the Dark Web, fraudulent orders is a disturbing trend that only seems to be headed upward. Now, ShipWorks makes it easier to protect your business against […]

UPS Adds Audit Fee for Shipping Charge Corrections

Have you ever accidentally forgot to weigh a shipment before it went, so you guesstimated? You were in a rush, had a dozen things to get done before lunch, and you decided to estimate. Although you may know your products pretty well and the costs of your shipments, you’re about to get charged by UPS […]

Using ShipWorks on a Mac with VMware Fusion

ShipWorks is a PC-based application, which means that you can’t install it directly onto a Mac Operating System (macOS).  But, that doesn’t mean Mac users can’t use ShipWorks! You can actually run Windows on your Mac and install ShipWorks in Windows through VMware Fusion, a third-party virtual machine application. It’s like having two computers running […]

Using ShipWorks on a Mac with Boot Camp

ShipWorks is a Windows application and therefore can’t be directly run in the Mac Operating System (macOS) but Mac users should not despair! With Boot Camp, a macOS built-in utility, you can install Windows on your Mac and then switch between the macOS and Windows. When in Windows, you can download and use ShipWorks on […]

New Overstock Integration for ShipWorks!

ShipWorks now offers a native integration for Overstock! The new ShipWorks integration allows Overstock sellers the ability to manage the entire order fulfillment process within one user-friendly interface. One click is all it takes to pull Overstock orders into ShipWorks, from there sellers can compare shipping rates, send notification emails, and much more. In addition […]

ShipWorks Launches System Status Page for Real-Time Service Updates

ShipWorks has launched a new System Status page, located at https://status.shipworks.com/  The page was created to provide customers real-time, 24/7 information and transparency into the operational status of the ShipWorks servers and network. If ShipWorks ever experiences an interruption in service, we will post a real-time notice on the page and will continue to update […]

Integration Spotlight: Walmart Marketplace

Did you know ShipWorks can connect directly to your Walmart Marketplace account? ShipWorks makes it easy to download Walmart Marketplace orders, print shipping labels, manage customers and update the status of orders. With just one click, or a scheduled action, your Walmart Marketplace orders are pulled directly into the ShipWorks interface you are familiar with. […]

New ShipWorks Feature! Archive Orders to Separate Database

Have you ever had a file cabinet filled to the brim, so stuffed that it would make finding anything overly time-consuming? You’d love to clean it up, but you don’t want to remove files you might need later. If your ShipWorks database is feeling stuffed to the gills lately, this brand new feature is for […]