Police investigation

Man in costume seeks to abduct children

Authorities say a man dressed as a character from the Angry Birds video game tried to pick up four children in a Pennsylvania grocery store parking lot.…
Fatal crash

Sheriff: Defiance County worker killed by driver

Authorities say that an 87-year-old driver trying to back his vehicle up to a trash container at a refuse pickup center in Hicksville mistakenly drove forward, striking and killing a Defiance County worker.…
The classic video game Tetris is played on the 29-story Cira Centre in Philadelphia, Saturday, April 5, 2014, using hundreds of LED lights embedded in its glass facade. The spectacle kicks off a citywide series of events called Philly Tech Week and also celebrates the upcoming 30th anniversary of Tetris. (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

Tetris in the sky: Gamers play on Philly building

A skyscraper-sized version of the classic video game Tetris in Philadelphia created a spectacle that organizers hope inspired onlookers and players to think about the possibilities of technology.…
Ambulance

Ohio pilot killed in plane crash identified

Authorities have identified the pilot killed in a small plane crash across from the Ohio University airport in eastern Ohio as a 73-year-old Athens County man.…
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Penguins hold first full scrimmage

The Youngstown State football team held its first major full scrimmage of the spring on Saturday morning at Stambaugh Stadium.…
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Search goes on

MIAMITOWN, Ohio (AP) – Crews are resuming their search of the Great Miami River near Cincinnati a day after drivers say a man stopped his car and jumped off an inte……
HEROIN-AMBULANCE

Heroin addiction is climbing in U.S.A.

With heroin use rising across the U.S., The Associated Press queried state health departments for statistics related to use and treatment to obtain a picture of the problem on the ground.…