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Chiefs sign CB Scandrick to $1.5M contract for this season

Aug. 19, 2018 12:32 PM EDT Chiefs sign CB Scandrick to $1.5M contract for this season BC-FBN–Chiefs-Scandrick <!– –> KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have signed veteran cornerback Orlando Scandrick to a contract for this season that could be worth up to...

Trailer home burns Saturday in Carey

A Carey family’s home burned Saturday morning while they were gone, according to Carey Fire Chief Chad Snyder. The Carey Fire Department was called to 811 E. Findlay St., Lot 24, at 8:31 a.m., Snyder said. Flames were coming out of two rear windows when firefighters arrived, he said. The fire ...

Indians' Martin being released from hospital after infection

Aug. 19, 2018 12:26 PM EDT Indians’ Martin being released from hospital after infection AP-BBA–Indians-Martin <!– –> CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians outfielder Leonys Martin is being released from the Cleveland Clinic after being hospitalized because of a life-threaten...

Exhibit showcases images of Mexico border walls, fences

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — An upcoming art exhibit will showcase different barriers along the U.S. border with Mexico based on years of research by an Ohio professor. Kenneth Madsen is a professor of geography at Ohio State University’s Newark campus. He’s traveled to border states since ...

National Veterans Memorial and Museum to open in October

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus is set to open this fall, with retired U.S. Army Gen. Colin Powell to give the keynote address at the dedication ceremony. The public is invited to attend the Oct. 27 dedication for the $82 million museum and 2.5-acre ...

Waring wins Nordea Masters for 1st European Tour title

Aug. 19, 2018 11:56 AM EDT Waring wins Nordea Masters for 1st European Tour title BC-GLF–Nordea Masters <!– –> Anders Wiklund, ASSOCIATED PRESS MOLNDAL, Sweden (AP) — Paul Waring of England captured his first European Tour title at the 200th attempt by beating Thomas ...

Timeline: Monthlong chase of homeless appears near end

CINCINNATI (AP) — A monthlong battle between officials in Cincinnati and advocates for the homeless that started with a notice to vacate taped to a lamppost will likely end Monday. Josh Spring, of the Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition, says the group of some 15 homeless individuals has bee...

A leaner, faster Arion Worthman returns to lead Air Force

Aug. 19, 2018 11:34 AM EDT AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — This much senior quarterback Arion Worthman knows: He’s leaner, faster and ready to lead Air Force’s triple-option offense . And this much Worthman doesn’t really know: his muddy backfield situation. The Falcons have ...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ shines bright at the box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance “Crazy Rich Asians” took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg’s action-packed “Mile 22.” Studios on Sunday say that “Crazy Rich Asians” took in an es...

Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers’ crops, cattle

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are suffering and hay for cattle is in short supply, with water becoming increasingly scarce, experts say. Missouri has had below-average rainfall since winter. The U.S. Drought Monitor map shows that nearly all of Missouri is exper...

Drought reveals remains of German ‘Atlantis’ in lake

BERLIN (AP) — A sustained drought in Germany has revealed the ruins of a village abandoned when a large reservoir was created more than 100 years ago. German news agency dpa reported Sunday that a bridge and the foundations of Berich — known locally as the Atlantis of Lake Eder — h...

Ohio treasurer candidates would expand office’s role

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two candidates for Ohio treasurer have very different ideas about how they’d run the office. The Columbus Dispatch reports Democrat Rob Richardson wants to take a more expanded and active role as treasurer, while Republican Robert Sprague (sprag) takes a more tradit...

Snedeker takes 1-shot lead into final round at Wyndham

Aug. 19, 2018 10:48 AM EDT Snedeker takes 1-shot lead into final round at Wyndham BC-GLF–Wyndham Championship <!– –> Chuck Burton, ASSOCIATED PRESS GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Brandt Snedeker took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the weather-delayed Wyndham Champ...

Sun rises, flags fall on opening night of swimming finals

Aug. 19, 2018 10:42 AM EDT JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Sun Yang thought he’d seen it all in his glittering swimming career. That was until Sunday’s opening night of swimming finals at the Asian Games. In an embarrassing technical blunder for games organizers, the flag hoist collapsed...

Kyle Busch not his usual dominant self at Bristol this time

Aug. 19, 2018 10:42 AM EDT BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Busch had cars strong enough to contend for his third sweep at Bristol Motor Speedway. Instead, he had two eventful races and left the track without a win. Busch arrived at Bristol trying to add to his career 21 national victories on the bu...

Pass it On: Entrepreneur’s insights on running a business

NEW YORK (AP) — David Heath, the co-founder and CEO of online sock company Bombas, was an entrepreneur early on. His advice? Focus on one product before branching out. Don’t copy your competition. And Heath, who meditates daily and brings his Jack Russell terrier named Cooper to work, em...

Online socks seller Bombas mixes commerce and charity

NEW YORK (AP) — David Heath co-founded online socks company Bombas not because of an overwhelming desire to make a comfortable sock, but after realizing that they were the No. 1 clothing item requested by the homeless. Heath, the CEO, and his partner Randy Goldberg spent two years developing s...

Patrol: Man accused of running over, killing man arrested

CLEVELAND (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a man suspected of running over and killing a man he had been arguing with at an interstate rest area in Ohio has been arrested. Troopers arrested 34-year-old Paul Randall Jr. of Dolgeville, New York, around 7 p.m. Saturday during a traffic stop o...

Aguero scores hat trick, Man City beats Huddersfield 6-1

Aug. 19, 2018 10:29 AM EDT Aguero scores hat trick, Man City beats Huddersfield 6-1 BC-SOC–Man City-Huddersfield <!– –> Dave Thompson, ASSOCIATED PRESS MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick, with one of the goals set up by his own goalkeeper, as ...

Sun celebrates Asian Games win, upset over flag malfunction

Aug. 19, 2018 10:26 AM EDT JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — After waiting so long to win this title, Sun Yang really wanted to see his flag flying at the Asian Games. China’s greatest swimmer finally won the 200-meter freestyle gold after placing second at the 2010 and ’14 editions of the...

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 […]