Police say gangs increasingly violent in Ohio city

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police say gangs in a northwest Ohio city have become increasingly violent the past couple of decades even as gang-related homicides declined last……
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NRC warns nuclear plants to watch for water damage

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Federal authorities are warning nuclear power plants that store spent fuel in dry casks to watch for water damage, citing two incidents involving mate……

Nominations sought for OH Veterans Hall of Fame

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state’s Department of Veterans Services is urging nominations for inductions into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame. The deadline for no……

EPA methane report further divides fracking camps

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A new report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has dramatically lowered estimates of how much of a potent greenhouse gas is being leaked……
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Drill Teams Wins Regional Competiton

The Youngstown Air Reserve Station Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol has won the regional cadet competition.…

SUV crash into trees kills 2, injures 1 in Pa.

BOYERTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a sport utility vehicle struck first one tree and then another on an eastern Pennsylvania hillside, killing two people and leaving the……

Leftist priests: Francis can fix church ‘in ruins’

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A new pope from Latin America known for ministering to the poor in his country’s slums is raising the hopes of advocates of liberation theology, whose leftist social activism had alarmed previous pontiffs.…

Man shot in western Pa. music store identified

BETHEL PARK, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in western Pennsylvania have released the name of a man shot to death after reportedly brandishing a wooden club in an attack on the o……

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s handwritten ledger online

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An intriguing peek into the daily scribbles and life of author F. Scott Fitzgerald is now available online, just weeks before the opening of the movie “The Great Gatsby.” Researchers from the University of…
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Maurice Clarett Gives Back

Ex-college football start Maurice Clarett worked with local teens in an effort to steer them away from a negative path.…

More than just numbers in Ohio’s Medicaid debate

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A move to expand Medicaid in Ohio and give more low-income residents access to health care is on shaky ground. But the debate over a key part of Preside……

$8K reward pledged in Ohio State chat room threats

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Crime stopper groups are joining Ohio State University to offer an $8,000 reward for information about a series of threats on a chat site that refe……

Dispatch work honored in Ohio school shootings

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — Five law-enforcement dispatchers in Ohio have been honored for their work during a chaotic school shooting which left three students dead and thr……

Police: bus crashes in OH, minor injuries reported

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say 10 children and 4 adults taken to hospitals after a charter bus overturned in central Ohio did not appear to have any life-threatening i……

Teen killed, 3 injured in drive-by Pa. shooting

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say gunfire has claimed two lives in a violence-plagued city near Philadelphia, including a drive-by shooting that left one teenager……

UK concerned over treatment of suspects in UAE

LONDON (AP) — The British government says it has expressed concern to United Arab Emirates authorities over allegations that three Britons held in Dubai on drug charges were abused. Grant Cameron, Suneet Jeerh and Karl Williams were arrested…

Man charged in stabbing deaths at Pa. mobile home

TIONESTA, Pa. (AP) — A man has been charged with criminal homicide and aggravated assault in the stabbing deaths of a man and woman found at a mobile home in northwestern……

Egypt president, judges compromising on reform law

CAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian president’s office indicated Sunday a compromise has been reached with the judiciary to defuse an uproar over a proposed law that would have forced out thousands of the country’s most senior judges. Just…

Ex-Marine appeals Ohio mosque fire conviction

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former Marine from Indiana has appealed his conviction and prison sentence for starting a fire inside an Ohio mosque because he wanted revenge for……