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Man terrorizes wife and baby

Update A Struthers man has been charged with felonious assault and other charges after holding his wife at gunpoint and shooting a shotgun inside a home where their 10-month-old daughter was sleeping.…

Film puts Muhammad Ali, US high court in the ring

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Christopher Plummer may be frozen in some filmgoers’ memories as the noble-browed patriarch who made stern parenting and anti-Nazism sexy in “The Sound of Music.” But Plummer and his career aren’t mired in the…

Gulf of Mexico Tide Predictions

Here are the tide predictions from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ocean Service for principal points along the Gulf of Mexico for Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Galveston — 12:10 a.m. 2.35 L; 4:28 a.m. 2.5 H; 12:41…

Ohio capital city fights rat problems with fliers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Without money to bring back its rat-control program, the health department for Ohio’s capital city plans to map complaints and spread fliers educating residents about dealing with the rodents. The Columbus Dispatch (http://bit.ly/16Qdf6o )…

8 charged in off-campus Penn State-Altoona party

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — Eight people have been charged by police who responded to a party at an off-campus apartment complex housing students from Penn State-Altoona. Pol……

W. Pa. nuclear power plant closed for refueling

SHIPPINGPORT, Pa. (AP) — FirstEnergy Corp. has shut down the older of two units for refueling and safety inspections at the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station in west……

Actor Danny Aiello’s memoir due out in 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Danny Aiello (‘EYE-yellow), the Oscar-nominated character actor, is eager to take on his latest role: author. The burly, husky-voiced Aiello, who turned 80 in June, has a deal with Gallery Books for a memoir…

4 jailed in physical abuse of western Pa. toddler

ROCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — The mother and boyfriend of a 13-month-old western Pennsylvania boy are jailed on charges they fractured his skull, legs and wrist during weeks o……

Minnesota Orchestra conductor resigns

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Orchestra conductor Osmo Vanska has resigned as a labor impasse between management and musicians drags on. Vanska gave notice Tuesday in a prepared statement. He said his resignation was effective immediately. Musicians have been…

Trudie Styler on her new play and being Mrs. Sting

NEW YORK (AP) — Trudie Styler would love it if you came to her new play. Just don’t tell her when. “I never like to know who’s in the house when I’m performing,” she says, laughing. “I’m so…

US worried about NKorea’s cyber, missile threats

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s military needs to improve its missile defense and cyber capabilities to better defend against persistent threats from Pyongyang, the commander of U.S. forces in Korea said Tuesday. Gen. James Thurman, who…

Ford Presidential Museum affected by shutdown

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids is among the institutions in Michigan affected by the partial government shutdown. The museum and the presidential library in Ann Arbor are part of…

UN experts urge POSCO to halt steel plant in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — A U.N. panel of experts is urging South Korean steel giant POSCO to suspend plans for a $12 billion steel plant in eastern India over human rights concerns. The call by the U.N. experts…

Kenyan president vows to keep troops in Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says Kenya will keep its troops in Somalia to help that country’s beleaguered government battle the armed Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, which attacked a mall in Nairobi on Sept. 21.…
Panera's pink ribbon bagel

Panera’s pink ribbon bagel

Panera Bread kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness month with its pink ribbon bagel bagel effort.…
Bike for children

Bike for children

Rich Morgan previews a special bike benefit to raise funds for the St. Jude Research Center.…

Nigeria at 53: extremist killings, tight security

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria marked 53 years of independence Tuesday with little to celebrate: Scores of families are in mourning over killings by suspected Islamic extremists, security forces are on high alert against feared bomb attacks and…