LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A man has pleaded guilty but mentally ill in the slayings of his girlfriend and her mother in their central… More »
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A 90-year-old pilot’s plan to fly across the U.S.-Canadian border 90 times has been postponed by wind.
John Lawton, of Seville, Ohio, had hoped to make the flight north of Buffalo on his 90th
Chevrolet reported on Monday the Cruze had its highest-ever May sales.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber targeting an American military delegation outside a government office in eastern Afghanistan killed 12 people on Monday, including nine schoolchildren who were walking nearby and two international service members, officials said.
LONDON (AP) — A British judge has limited protests outside a London department store after management complained that Lady Gaga fans were disturbed by anti-fur campaigners during an appearance last year.
High Court Judge Henry Globe said the
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is starting out June a lot better than it ended May.
Indexes stabilized in early trading Monday after finishing last month with a swoon late Friday afternoon.
Energy and technology companies
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A man who gained Internet fame as “Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker” has pleaded not guilty through a lawyer to a murder charge.
Caleb McGillivary appeared Monday in a Union County jail courtroom. The 24-year-old
NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the world’s largest publishers, Random House Inc. and Penguin Group, expect to complete a planned merger next month.
Parent companies Bertelsmann and Pearson announced Monday that the merger had been cleared by
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — The county prosecutor says a man’s fatal shooting last fall by his father-in-law was a case of justifiable homicide.… More »
BRUSSELS (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and other NATO defense ministers plan to take up the issue of training Libyan security forces as that country battles insurgents flowing into the south from Mali.
Senior U.S. defense officials
NESCOPECK, Pa. (AP) — Police in eastern Pennsylvania say the mother of three young children taken from a meth-lab trailer is now in prison… More »
An Illinois company has purchased the steel making assets at the former RG Steel mill in Warren.
Tyler Stevens, 20, was sentenced to five years in prison Monday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court for buying heroin that a 17-year-old Girard girl eventually died from using on her birthday.
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s state-run news agency says an Egyptian activist has been convicted of insulting the president and received a six-month suspended sentence.
Ahmed Douma is the first prominent critic of President Mohammed Morsi to be convicted
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spending on U.S. construction projects rose in April despite weakness in residential projects and government spending.
Construction spending rose 0.4 percent in April, compared with March, when spending fell a revised 0.8 percent, the Commerce
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A longtime reporter at the Sentinel-Tribune in Bowling Green has been named the newspaper’s editor.
Jan Larson McLaughlin takes… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Supreme Court says police can legally take DNA without a warrant from those arrested in hopes of using it to solve old cases.
The justices, on a 5-4 vote, say taking DNA samples
WASHINGTON (AP) — A measure of U.S. manufacturing fell in May to its lowest level since June 2009 as slumping overseas economies and a pullback in business spending reduced new orders and production.
The Institute for Supply Management
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says a Virginia law can’t override a federal employee’s decision to make his ex-wife, not his wife, his beneficiary in a federal insurance program.
Warren Hillman made Judy Maretta beneficiary of his
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge in Manhattan will hear claims that Apple Inc. was involved in the fixing the price of electronic books.
The Justice Department sued Apple and other publishers last year. The five other