FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A critic of Gov. John Kasich’s (KAY’-siks) school funding plan is resigning as superintendent of a southwest Ohio school district.… More »
Best Buy is recalling 5,100 replacement batteries for the MacBook Pro due to a fire risk.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday that there have been 13 reports that the battery caught fire. One consumer suffered
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — A Villanova University spokeswoman says the school is no longer under lockdown after the search for an armed robbery suspect… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Ohio’s elections chief over a sidelined 2012 ballot issue.
The group Fair… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles’ school system, the second largest in the United States, is ordering iPads for all its students, handing Apple a major success in its quest to make the tablet computer a replacement for
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities unsealed an indictment Wednesday charging 18 people with involvement in an illegal gambling ring they say spanned from California to Peru and used violence against customers with outstanding debts.
The defendants operated
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve sketched a slightly brighter picture of the U.S. economy this year and next, a sign it is moving closer to slowing its bond-buying program.
The Fed now predicts unemployment will fall to
A Boardman child care center has received a coveted award for meeting high standards.
LONDON (AP) — British bankers could soon be facing harsher penalties for behaving badly.
After a year which has seen major scandals involving rate-rigging, money-laundering and rogue-trading rock the UK’s financial industry, an influential parliamentary committee recommended Wednesday
WASHINGTON (AP) — By saying he intends to bargain with Russia over new reductions in nuclear weapons, rather than make cuts on his own, President Barack Obama is asking for cooperation from a former Cold War foe in
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is criticizing China and Russia for failing to meet minimum standards in fighting human trafficking, ranking them on a par with North Korea and Syria.
The State Department downgraded China and Russia in
PITTSBURGH (AP) — An important study on possible health impacts of natural gas drilling is still looking for additional funding.
Geisinger Health System spokeswoman… More »
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Celebrity cook Paula Deen says she has used racial slurs in the past but insists she and her brother, who are accused of racial and sexual discrimination in a lawsuit by a former manager
NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI has found possible human remains in a dig at the New York City house once occupied by a famous gangster.
An FBI spokesman confirmed Wednesday that agents found material that they want
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — For Syrians, no visit to Damascus’ Old City is complete without a stop at a more than century-old ice cream parlor in its main souq where you can watch them make their distinctive desert
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing sharply lower and bond yields are rising after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank could slow its massive bond purchases this year.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 206
ZAIN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan’s military says infiltrators from Syria have clashed with Jordanian soldiers near the border. One infiltrator was killed and two wounded.
The attackers opened fire on a border post on Wednesday, according to a
MILAN (AP) — Sophia Loren wore green silk and sunglasses for her date with the taxman, Luciano Pavarotti a suit and sneakers. Diego Maradona gave up his diamond stud earring to pay off a tax debt.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota judge on Wednesday agreed to combine a lawsuit that challenges a new requirement for doctors who perform abortions with litigation over a 2011 law that limits the use of drugs to
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police official says militants attacked a military convoy with rocket-propelled grenades and other heavy weapons in northwest Pakistan, killing six soldiers.
Shafiullah Khan says two soldiers were wounded in the attack Wednesday,