2 adults charged after 1-year-old’s death

HILLSBORO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities have charged a mother and her boyfriend after a search team discovered the body of a 1-year-old boy Friday in a densely wooded area in……
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Two Still Critical

Two men remain in critical condition after an accident on Highland Avenue near Sixth Street in Warren on Friday.…

Egypt blasts US warning over incidents at pyramids

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s Antiquities’ Ministry has criticized a U.S. Embassy message to American citizens in the country, urging them to be extra cautious because of recent incidents near the pyramids in Giza. A ministry statement on Saturday…

Dallas home with Oswald link offered for $500,000

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas rooming house where Lee Harvey Oswald lived in the weeks leading up to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy has gone on the market for $500,000. The house has been in Patricia…
Transit workers with the Community Action Agency in Lisbon have ratified a four-year deal, ending a 10-day strike.

CARTS Workers Get Raise

More than 40 workers should return to work next week after their strike came to an end on Friday.…

‘Mookie’ Blaylock’s condition improves after crash

ATLANTA (AP) — Former NBA All-Star guard Daron “Mookie” Blaylock has been upgraded to serious condition a day after his SUV crashed head-on into a van and killed a woman. Atlanta Medical Center spokeswoman Nicole Gustin said Saturday…

Gunmen attack central prison in Niger’s capital

NIAMEY, Niger (AP) — A state security agent says that a group of masked gunmen opened fire at the entrance to the central prison in Niger’s capital, and fought their way inside the complex. Niger security agent Souleymane…

For 90th birthday, pilot plans 90 border crossings

GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Loved ones of John Lawton will gaze heavenward on his 90th birthday Monday. Again and again and again. Otherwise, they might miss his Cessna 172 as he attempts to make 90 flying passages…

OH school lets transgender grad dress as female

FOSTORIA, Ohio (AP) — A transgender student in northwest Ohio will be allowed to follow the female dress code at Sunday’s graduation despite a conflict with sch……

Angel evokes tragedies at service for NY teen

WARWICK, N.Y. (AP) — After Joseph and Betty Ginley’s firefighter son was killed in the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center, they found some solace in the tall steel angels crafted as memorials by sculptor Lei…

Court tries to reach deals with NC Ponzi ‘winners’

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Investors who profited from a $600 million Ponzi scheme in North Carolina are being urged to immediately contact a federal court-appointed receiver — or face possible legal action. Receiver Kenneth Bell initially told investors…

In Somalia, some parents say no to polio vaccine

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Islamic extremist rebels are fighting a campaign in Somalia to administer a polio vaccine, charging that it contains the virus that causes AIDS or could make children sterile, a battle of words that is…

TV host’s black war posters focus of Pa. exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A new exhibit created by a University of Pennsylvania professor and host of a popular public television show examines how wartime propaganda has been used to motivate oppressed populations to risk their lives for homelands…

TV host’s black war posters focus of Pa. exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A new exhibit created by a University of Pennsylvania professor and host of a popular public television show examines how propaganda was used to mo……

Whirligig art creator Vollis Simpson dies at 94

LUCAMA, N.C. (AP) — A self-taught North Carolina artist famed for his whimsical, wind-powered whirligigs has died. Vollis Simpson was 94. Beth Liles of Joyner’s Funeral Home confirmed the death Saturday. Simpson’s wife, Jean, was quoted by the…

Exotic animal owners in Ohio appeal restrictions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several owners of exotic animals in Ohio are telling a federal appeals court that a new state law unreasonably infringes on their right to keep the……

Exotic animal owners in Ohio appeal restrictions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several owners of exotic animals in Ohio are telling a federal appeals court that a new state law unreasonably infringes on their right to keep their creatures. The owners’ lawyer filed an appeal brief…

US denies Mauritania got 2 Guantanamo prisoners

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — A prisoner support group says that three Mauritanians — including two detainees from Guantanamo — were returned to their country late Friday night. Hamoud Ould Nabagha, chairman of the Support Committee for Guantanamo Prisoners,…

IRS case gets Ohio tea party movement steamed up

CINCINNATI (AP) — While it’s clear that Ohio tea party activists are fired up over recent disclosures that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative……
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Police charge 2nd suspect in UK soldier death

LONDON (AP) — Far-right groups and antifascists scuffled Saturday during rival demonstrations to mark the killing of British soldier Lee Rigby more than a week ago. Police kept about 150 British National Party supporters carrying anti-Islam placards apart…