3 sought in assault on 80-year-old Georgia man

EAST POINT, Ga. (AP) — Police in suburban Atlanta say they’re searching for three people accused of assaulting an 80-year-old man in an attempted carjacking. East Point police say the man was in his car when he was…

Govt seeks dismissal of Petraeus-related lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Tuesday sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Tampa, Fla., businesswoman whose complaint to the FBI led to Gen. David Petraeus’ ouster as CIA director. If a federal judge allows the…
Volleyball

South Range wins battle with Rams

South Range bounced back after dropping the first game to take the next three, winning 3-1 over Mineral Ridge.…

Columbus police HQ evacuated after emergency call

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A report of an explosion triggered the evacuation of the Columbus Police Department headquarters Tuesday night, but firefighters in Ohio’s capital said there was no visual evidence of such a blast. Fire Battalion Chief…
Karaoke event

Karaoke event will benefit kids

Simply Ed Karaoke is hosting a 24-hour karaoke event to raise money for the Children's Rehabilitation Center in Howland. …
Northside nurses strike

Pickets over, strike continues

A 24-hour strike by nurses at Northside Medical Center will continue until 7 a.m. Wednesday, but the picket line outside the hospital shut down about 12 hours after it began Tuesday morning.…

Dr. Drew Pinsky announces he had prostate cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Drew Pinsky says he had his prostate removed earlier this year after discovering he had cancer. The host of HLN’s “Dr. Drew on Call” wrote Tuesday on the cable network’s site that he…

DOE recommends phased start for Hanford cleanup

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — The federal government is recommending a phased start to treatment of radioactive waste now held in underground tanks at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state. The Department of Energy, in a report released…

Death toll in Mexican floods, slides rises to 130

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say the death toll from last week’s floods and mudslides has risen to 130, after eight more bodies were found buried in a landslide. Interior Secretary Miguel Angel Osorio Chong said Tuesday…

Dr. Drew Pinsky announces he had prostate cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Drew Pinsky says he had his prostate removed earlier this year after discovering he had cancer. The host of HLN’s “Dr. Drew on Call” wrote Tuesday on the network’s site that he returned…

California governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — Paparazzi and others who harass the children of public figures will face tougher penalties under legislation that California’s governor signed Tuesday. The bill will boost penalties for actions that include taking photos and video…

Bear obeys bartender’s command, leaves Juneau bar

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — If only all unwelcome bar guests were this obliging. A black bear walked into the bar at the Alaskan Hotel in downtown Juneau on Monday night. Bartender Ariel Svetlik-McCarthy says she freaked out and…

Review: Gordon-Levitt’s porn parable ‘Don Jon’

Jon Martello’s relentless libido has a comic math to it. At the club, Jon (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) and his pals rate girls on a scale of one to “a dime.” He keeps a weekly tally of both his conquests…

Bill Nye treated after ‘Dancing’ injury

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Nye “The Science Guy” is also the injured guy. “Dancing With the Stars” producers say the TV personality is receiving medical attention Tuesday after he was hurt during his most recent performance. No…

‘Law & Order: SVU’ returns with cliffhanger

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” picks up on last season’s cliffhanger when it returns for its 15th year. In Wednesday’s episode airing at 9 p.m. Eastern, New York City police Detective Olivia…

Calif. governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Paparazzi and others who harass the children of public figures will face tougher penalties under legislation that California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Tuesday. The bill from state Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, will…
KINSMAN_SEWERS

Kinsman sewer project continues

Commissioners will take their weekly meeting on the road to the Sanitary Engineers Office, where they will approve three contracts to get the Kinsman Phase Two Sanitary Sewer project started. …

Calif. governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing tougher penalties on those who harass the children of celebrities and other public figures. The bill from Democratic Sen. Kevin de Leon of Los Angeles would…

Oracle wins 7th straight in America’s Cup

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The longest America’s Cup in history will come down to two 72-foot, space-age catamarans making a final sprint around San Francisco Bay, on a five-leg course framed by the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz…

Judge: Rent Too High candidate goes on NY ballot

NEW YORK (AP) — A man who wants to run for mayor as the Rent is Too Damn High Party’s candidate should be on the general election ballot, a judge has decided. Jimmy McMillan, who ran unsuccessfully for…