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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……
Student Athlete of the Week

Student Athlete: Rachel Durbin

Tonight's Student Athlete of the Week is pulling double duty, not only playing softball, but also running track this spring. And on top of all that is her workload in the classroom. …
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Daughtry to Play Covelli

Daughtry will co-headline with 3 Doors Down at a July 29 show. Opening act will be Oleander. …

Body of missing Pa. boater found in Susquehanna

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in central Pennsylvania say they have recovered the body of missing boater in the Susquehanna River. The Lancaster County coroner s……

‘The Rocket,’ ‘Kill Team’ take top Tribeca honors

NEW YORK (AP) — The Laos adventure “The Rocket” and the Afghanistan War documentary “The Kill Team” have taken top honors at the Tribeca Film Festival. In an awards ceremony Thursday evening in New York, festival jurors selected…

Judge throws out Pa. man’s murder conviction

READING, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out the death penalty given to an eastern Pennsylvania man who’s spent 15 years on death row. District Judge Anita B……

Don Omar is top winner at Billboard Latin awards

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Reggaeton star Don Omar was the top winner of the Billboard Latin Music Awards, though the bigger star of the show might have been the one who wasn’t there: The late Mexican-American singer…
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Martin Leads Mooney Past JFK

Denver Martin was perfect at the plate, going 3-3 with three RBI's to lead Mooney past JFK 15-1 on Thursday.…