The Ohio Department of Transportation awarded $7.2 million for projects to help children safely walk or bike to school.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A plan by Connecticut officials to withhold some Newtown school shooting records from the public would be another blow to government transparency, which has taken hits in other states in recent years, advocates for
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Thousands of Ethiopian demonstrators took to the streets of the capital demanding the immediate release of jailed journalists and activists in a rare show of public opposition to the ruling party which maintains
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Atlantic puffin population is at risk in the United States, and there are signs the seabirds are in distress in other parts of the world.
In the Gulf of Maine, the comical-looking seabirds
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s president says he will abide by a court ruling to hold elections before the end of July despite objections from his rivals.
President Robert Mugabe told the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corp. traveling with him
MOSCOW (AP) — The head of a U.S. congressional delegation to Russia says it learned little about what could have been done to prevent the Boston Marathon bombings, despite the best efforts of actor Steven Seagal.
NEW YORK (AP) — The husband of CNN foreign correspondent Christiane Amanpour has resigned as commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
A spokesman for the Port Authority confirms Sunday that James Rubin’s last
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say officers were fired upon on South Street overnight but apprehended a suspect without returning fire in the… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation is awarding $7.2 million for projects to help children safely walk or bike to school.… More »
ATLANTA (AP) — Tea party activists in Georgia are taking what appears to be a rare stand on energy, challenging a power utility’s reluctance to increase solar energy and questioning the ballooning costs of building a nuclear power
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia are investigating several overnight shootings that killed one man and critically injured another.
A police spokeswoman said a… More »
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An official in eastern Afghanistan says Taliban insurgents attacked two checkpoints, killing four police officers in the latest test of Afghan forces’ abilities as their NATO mentors withdraw.
Mohammad Zahir Bahand, spokesman for Nuristan
RIDGWAY, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been formally arraigned in northern Pennsylvania in the stabbing death of his girlfriend, whose body… More »
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — One of Ohio’s minor league ballclubs is making a pitch for a sales-tax exemption.
Operators of the Toledo Mud Hens… More »
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — A southeastern Ohio woman was jailed and charged with assaulting a man with a machete.
Athens police tell the Athens… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senator guiding an immigration overhaul bill through Congress says he wants the Senate to pass the measure by July 4 and predicts as many as 70 votes in support.
Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer said
BOSTON (AP) — Some key witnesses expected to testify at the racketeering trial of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger, according to witness lists and statements made by prosecutors and Bulger’s attorneys. These are subject to change. Neither side
CHICAGO (AP) — New research raises fresh questions about which cancer patients benefit from Avastin (uh-VAS’-tihn), a drug that lost its approval for treating breast cancer nearly two years ago.
Two studies found that Avastin did not prolong
CLEVELAND (AP) — A tourist-friendly but little-used rail line in downtown Cleveland has resumed seven-day service after three years of offering only weekend and… More »
URBANA, Ohio (AP) — Opponents of a multimillion dollar wind project that would build at least 52 wind turbines in southwest Ohio are challenging… More »