Emergency personnel respond to a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia, where the city fire commissioner says as many as eight to 10 people are believed trapped in the rubble, Wednesday, June 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma)

Philly Building Collapses

Thirteen people are injured and at least one is still trapped in the rubble after a building collapse on the edge of downtown Philadelphia.

Religion news in brief

Legal experts expect Cincinnati Archdiocese to appeal jury finding for fired pregnant teacher CINCINNATI (AP) — A jury found an Ohio archdio…

A look at economies of Latvia, eurozone

Latvia has received preliminary approval to become the 18th member of the euro currency bloc. Here’s a look at key economic and demographic …

STOCKS

Stocks slide after weak economic reports

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged lower in early trading Wednesday after economic reports suggested that the economy is growing at a sluggish pac…

shale drilling

12th Hanover Permit Sought

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources received its 12th drilling permit application from Hanover Township.