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Regional Council In Ohio Sued Over Meal Program

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal lawsuit challenging cancellation of home-delivered meals to at least 34 older residents of a southwest Ohio county alleges an agency improperly applied eligibility criteria and didn’t use the same process in four other counties. The lawsuit...

Baseball greats toast Hank Aaron for 80th birthday

AP Photo/Nick Wass WASHINGTON (AP) — Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is being honored by baseball greats, dignitaries and his family during a celebration of his 80th birthday this weekend in the nation’s capital. Attorney General Eric Holder saluted Aaron at a private party...

Homeland Security Drones Resume Flying After Crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security is back to flying drones along the country’s borders more than a week after one crashed into the Pacific Ocean. Customs and Border Protection spokesman Michael Friel said an initial investigation concluded that the drone crashed due...

Ohio Casino Revenue Decreases Again For January

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say total revenue from Ohio’s four voter-approved casinos dropped again in January, when two temporarily closed because of brutally cold winter weather. The Ohio Casino Control Commission reported Friday that revenue totaled just under $59.7...

Woman Dies After Apparent Dog Attack In SW Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwestern Ohio say a woman who was apparently attacked by two large dogs has died. Assistant Chief Bob Chabali (sha-BAH’-lee) of the Dayton police says officers responded to a call Friday morning about a person on a sidewalk. He says...

Boston And Columbus Trade Minor-leaguers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired forward Carter Camper from the Boston Bruins on Friday in exchange for defenseman Blake Parlett. The 25-year-old Camper has been assigned to club’s American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass. A native of...

Ohio Building Owner Indicted In Firefighter Deaths

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The owner of an Ohio apartment building accused of setting a blaze that killed two firefighters has been indicted on aggravated murder charges that could carry a potential death penalty if he’s convicted. A county grand jury in Toledo indicted Ray...

Friend: Ohio Family Killing Suspect Was Disabled

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — A veterans service officer says an Ohioan suspected of killing three relatives and himself was being treated for disabilities related to military service in Vietnam and recently suffered a stroke. Defiance County veterans service officer Mike Williams...

Allen responds to Farrow’s abuse claims in letter

AP Photo/Christophe Ena LOS ANGELES (AP) — Woody Allen is again denying he molested adoptive daughter Dylan Farrow and is calling ex-partner Mia Farrow vindictive, spiteful and malevolent in an open letter published online Friday by The New York Times. The 78-year-old...

The U.S. is supporting oppression in Egypt

Ahmed Maher founded the April 6 Youth Movement that advocated freedom and democracy in Egypt and an end to the regime of Hosni Mubarak. Egyptian media outlets have been circulating the news that the U.S. Congress passed a law that would allow the Obama administration to continue...