Ocean Spray releases cranberry harvest estimate

MILWAUKEE (AP) — This year’s cranberry harvest is expected to be about 11 million barrels worldwide, or about the same as last year’s. That’s according to Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., the nation’s largest cranberry processor. Ocean Spray is…

TD Bank pays $52.5M in charges tied to Ponzi scam

WASHINGTON (AP) — TD Bank is paying $52.5 million to settle U.S. civil charges after regulators accused the bank of failing to report suspicious activity in accounts linked to a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme. The Securities and Exchange…

Abercrombie settles Calif. suits over head scarves

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations and allow workers to wear head scarves as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California, lawyers announced Monday. The…

Cherokee child handed over to adoptive parents

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The adoptive parents and biological father of a 4-year-old Cherokee girl have failed to reach a custody agreement after a week of negotiations in Oklahoma. The judge assigned to the case by the Oklahoma…

Jurors hear legal instructions in Jackson lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jurors in the negligence lawsuit by Michael Jackson’s mother against concert giant AEG Live LLC have heard legal instructions from a judge on the eve of final arguments in the 21-week trial. Jury members…

Bryan Cranston, Cher offer custom phone recordings

NEW YORK (AP) — It may be one of the most boring lines ever — “Leave a message after the beep.” But what if you managed to jazz up your phone’s outgoing message with a celebrity? The advocacy…

Aguilera perfects motherhood-career balancing act

WEST HOLLYWOOD, California (AP) — Christina Aguilera said a season away from “The Voice” was the break that she needed to get reinvigorated — for herself, the show and the contestants. Aguilera and CeeLo took time off from…
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Halloween Events

Check out the local haunted houses, hayrides, and more this October!…
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GM to sell notes

General Motors says it will spend $3.2 billion to buy preferred stock from a union trust fund that pays retiree health care bills.…
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Fear Forest

Take a ride through 68 acres of the area's most terrifying hayride and then get dropped of at the InsaneAtarium, the area's most intense haunted house in Northeast Ohio.…
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Scores spark bike giveaway

Six Youngstown elementary students will be cruising on new sets of wheels thanks to their testing results on achievement tests. …

Aguilera perfects motherhood-career balancing act

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Christina Aguilera said a season away from “The Voice” was the break that she needed to get reinvigorated — for herself, the show and the contestants. Aguilera and CeeLo took time off from…
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Nurses hit the picket line

UPDATE Nurses at Northside Medical Center hit the picket line at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, despite a threat by hospital officials that the move could be seen as unlawful.…

German group claims iPhone fingerprint hack

BERLIN (AP) — The fingerprint-based security system used to unlock Apple’s latest iPhone can be bypassed using a household printer and some wood glue, a German hacking group has claimed. A spokesman for the Chaos Computer Club said…

UConn’s Olander pleads to driving without license

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut forward Tyler Olander has pleaded guilty to driving without a license. Olander was suspended from the basketball team indefinitely earlier this month after he was charged with operating under the influence of drugs…