US agency says JPMorgan manipulated power prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. energy regulators are accusing JPMorgan Chase & Co. of manipulating electricity prices in California and the Midwest in 2010 and 2011. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said in an enforcement notice Monday that bank…

Weiner falls to 4th in new NYC mayoral poll

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner plunged to fourth place among Democrats in the first poll taken since he admitted to having illicit online exchanges with women even after he resigned from Congress…

4 hospitalized from pesticide at Miami airport

MIAMI (AP) — Four people were hospitalized after authorities say a small pesticide container spilled at the Miami International Airport. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue reports that a passenger’s bag was on a loading ramp Monday afternoon when a 3-ounce…

1 injured in California city after surfing contest

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Bicycle salesman Bert Etheredge locked down the shop where he works and sent customers and co-workers into a back room when he saw a raucous mob moving up the main street of a…

Nigeria: Explosions rock Christian area of Kano

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Multiple explosions rocked a Christian area in Nigeria’s northern Kano city Monday night, with security forces ferrying scores of wounded to hospitals. A mortuary attendant at Murtala Mohammed Specialists Hospital said at least 10…

AP PHOTOS: Fantasy fans revel at Mexico comic con

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The worldwide cult of cosplay is seeing a boom across Latin America, spread by increasing legions of fans of comics and video games. Many of the 17,000 people who attended Mexico’s most established comics…
Semi flips over on Route 7

Semi flips over on Route 7

A tractor-trailer flipped over on Route 7 in Hubbard Township injuring the driver. …

Hillary Clinton to get documentary treatment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s life is getting the documentary treatment. CNN Films said Monday that it plans a feature-length film on the secretary of state and former first lady to premiere next year. It…

Mexico nabs 3 cartel suspects in officer’s killing

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities detained three alleged members of the Knights Templar drug cartel in the killing of one of Mexico’s highest-ranking navy officers and a bodyguard, Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam said Monday. President Enrique Pena…

Ex-teacher in Ohio convicted of sex offense

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former high school teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old male student has pleaded guilty to a charge of unlawful sexu……

Suspect in deaths of 3 Ohio women is indicted

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man accused in the deaths of three women whose bodies were found wrapped in trash bags in Ohio has been indicted on 14 counts including aggravated……

Bus driver who ignored Ariz. flood may be charged

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are looking into whether a tour bus driver bound for Las Vegas violated what’s popularly known as Arizona’s “Stupid Motorist Law” when he drove into a flooded wash after a trip to the…

Evan Rachel Wood gives birth to baby boy

NEW YORK (AP) — Evan Rachel Wood is a mom. Her representative said Monday that she gave birth to a baby boy. The 25-year-old actress is married to British actor Jamie Bell. They were married last year. The…

Ohio woman convicted in 4-year-old son’s death

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A woman has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter and child endangering in her 4-year-old son’s death last year in southwest Ohio. Mon……

Scientists find mystery coffin at Richard III site

LONDON (AP) — A team of archaeologists says it has unearthed another interesting coffin in the central England parking lot where it found the skeleton of King Richard III. University of Leicester scientists have been digging at the…

Jerry O’Connell gets skimpy on ‘We Are Men’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.” He didn’t find out he would be wearing a skimpy swimsuit in…

Vote’s in: Penguin chick ‘Hubig’ after pie company

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Fans of the Audubon Aquarium have passed up penguin-related monikers to name the aquarium’s youngest African blackfooted penguin chick “Hubig,” after a New Orleans snack pie company that burned down a year ago. Aquarium…

Ex-stockbroker admits defrauding NY play ‘Rebecca’

NEW YORK (AP) — A former stockbroker has pleaded guilty to charges he conned the Broadway producers of a failed production of “Rebecca.” Mark Hotton entered the plea on Monday in federal court in Manhattan. Prosecutors had accused…