Corbett gets cool reception at Pa. graduation

MILLERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett got a cool reception when he addressed a central Pennsylvania university’s graduating class. The (Harrisburg) Patr……

Students match wits at Ohio college

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Science whiz kids from around the country and as far away as Japan are going brain-to-brain this weekend at Wright State University near Dayton. The……

NYC mayor urges courage at Ohio commencement

GAMBIER, Ohio (AP) — New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg told college graduates in Ohio that success in life requires courage, curiosity and hard work. Bloomberg ad……

Defense: Pa. woman’s 1999 death was accidental

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A defense attorney says a central Pennsylvania man charged with homicide in the 1999 death of his daughter-in-law says the woman’s de……

Criticism flares around new Pa. graduation tests

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A move to toughen academic achievement standards and tie them to graduation tests for public school students is facing a groundswell of critici……

Cleveland Institute of Art proceeds with expansion

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Institute of Art is set to break ground next month for the second and final phase of a $63.5 million expansion and renovation project that……

Ex-Pa. officer once hailed as hero faces charges

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia police officer once hailed as a hero and given a seat next to the first lady at a speech by President Obama has been arrested and……

Cleveland lands another Hollywood film shoot

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland has landed another Hollywood film shoot and it could mean delays for motorists. The city warned drivers to be aware of staggered street clos……

Budget cuts may affect Ohio Guard civilian ranks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mandated budget cuts at the Pentagon may soon affect the Ohio National Guard civilian ranks. About 1,800 civilian employees of the Ohio Guard may……

SW Ohio water park reopens under new ownership

MASON, Ohio (AP) — The Beach water park in southwest Ohio has reopened under new ownership and plans to honor season passes from last year, when the attraction was close……

Man sentenced in 1994 eastern Pa. slaying

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A man called one of the commonwealth’s 10-most-wanted fugitives has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison in the stabbing death of a man dur……

Imprisoned Ohio Amish complain about schooling

CLEVELAND (AP) — Some of the Amish sentenced in beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio are upset with federal prison education requirements. The U.S. Bureau of……

Women sad, angry over sale of nonprofit Ohio home

CINCINNATI (AP) — For more than 100 years, the Anna Louise Inn in downtown Cincinnati has been a safe and serene home for thousands of women. But the women recently lost a……

Police: Boy, 6, kicked by pony on Pa. farm dies

NEW HOLLAND, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a 6-year-old boy died after he was kicked in the throat by a pony on a south-central Pennsylvania farm. Police in Lancaster Count……

1 millionth Jeep Wrangler built at Toledo plant

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Auto workers in Toledo celebrated a milestone this past week. The 1 millionth Jeep Wrangler rolled off the assembly line at Chrysler’s assem……
YSU Commencement

O'Neill Receives Degree

Youngstown native and television star Ed O’Neill, who is currently featured in the hit show “Modern Family,” received an honorary Doctor of Arts degree at Youngstown State University’s spring commencement.…

Man injured in western Pa. domestic shooting dies

HILLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — State police say a western Pennsylvania man injured in a shooting stemming from a domestic dispute has died of his injuries. Troopers from the Ne……
Raccoon

Third Rabid Raccoon Found

A third animal in just two months has been found to be infected with the rabies virus in Mahoning County. …