Pa. man to prison in attack on DJ at charity event

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A second man has been sentenced to prison for beating a disc jockey outside a bar where the man was working a charity event for free. The Lancaster In……

Police searching for missing Pa. wife, mother of 2

COLLINGDALE, Pa. (AP) — Police have been searching for a married mother of two from eastern Pennsylvania who has not been seen since her husband says she left to visit fr……
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Concussion Law Begins

The Ohio Return to Play law goes into effect Friday. The new regulation mandates that all coaches, volunteers and referees take a certified training course in how to recognize the systems of a concussion. …

Ohio police department will fight lawsuit

CANFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A northeastern Ohio police department says it will fight “erroneous allegations” in a malicious-prosecution lawsuit involving……

Mass. abuse suspect admits molesting Pa. student

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man jailed on charges that he abused boys at a Massachusetts summer camp has acknowledged molesting a boy while teaching at an Episcopal school in……

Ohio resumes 24-hour Amber Alerts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has decided to resume sending cellphone alerts of missing children and other emergencies whenever they happen — even in the middle of the nig……
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The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, April 26, 2013. Active weather will spread across the Southern Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley on Friday. A trough of low pressure will move off the Southern Rockies and into the Southern Plains,…

Ohio law addresses head injuries in youth sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio law taking effect Friday requires coaches, volunteers and officials in youth sports organizations to have players who show concussion-……
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Senate Eases FAA Furloughs

The Senate has approved legislation giving the Federal Aviation Administration budget wiggle room that wouldn't require controllers to take unpaid days off.…
FILE - This combination of undated file photos shows Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, left, and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19.  (AP Photo/The Lowell Sun & Robin Young, File)

Boston Bombers Eyed NYC

New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told interrogators from his hospital bed that he and his older brother decided on the spot last Thursday night to drive to New York and launch an attack. In their stolen SUV they had five pipe bombs and a pressure-cooker explosive like the ones that blew up at the marathon, Kelly said.…
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Eastwood Mall Eatery Closes

Former employees of Fuddruckers in the Eastwood Mall said they are owed their final paychecks after the business closed on April 14.…
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Truck Backs Up Traffic

A stopped semi truck backed up traffic in Warren on the South Main Street bridge on Thursday evening.…
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Judges Decry Court Attire

Most courthouses have dress codes that includes clothing with no rips, tears, inappropriate language cut off t-shirts or shorts. And while some local judges believe the legal system demands respect, they admit that has deteriorated in our society. …

Aspiring Ohio GOP chair uses own funds for taxes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A contender for Ohio Republican Party chairman says his disagreement with the government over what taxes he owed led him to rack up years of back de……