Associated Press Division III All-Ohio Boys Team

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2013-14 Associated Press Division III All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel: DIVISION III FIRST TEAM: Chris Moxley, Cols. Hartley, 5-foot-10, senior, 17.3 points per game; Derek Drewes, Defiance Tinora, 6-0, sr.,...

Democrats Seek Probe Of Ohio Environmental Agency

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Four Democratic lawmakers asked the state watchdog Tuesday to investigate allegations of political pressure at the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. Their letter to Inspector General Randall Meyer seeks review of pollution-discharge permits for 13 coal...
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NTSB finds leak in gas main at NYC blast site

FILE – In this Sunday, March 16, 2014, file photo, workers stand beside the recently cleared basements of two buildings leveled by an explosion last week in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York. A gas main leak has been found at the site of the explosion that killed...

Ohio School Leader Pleads Not Guilty In Bribe Case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A school superintendent and grounds director have pleaded not guilty to charges alleging they demanded and received bribes from a company doing business with their Cleveland-area district. Richmond Heights superintendent Robert Moore and buildings director...
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Charlie Brown, Snoopy back in 3-D ‘Peanuts’ movie

AP Photo/CHARLES M. SCHULTZ LOS ANGELES (AP) — Good ol’ Charlie Brown and Snoopy are going 3-D. 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios say “Peanuts” will hit theaters Nov. 6, 2015. It’s the first full-length computer-animated film based on the Charles...
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Report details out-of-sync response to LAX shooter

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti comments during a news conference at Los Angeles International Airport, on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. According to a report released Tuesday the Los Angeles International Airport was ill prepared for a crisis when a gunman ambushed security officers...

Marcus: Break the chain of command on military sex assault cases

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair is a cad, a bully and a boor. Once a rising star in the Army and the former deputy commander of U.S. forces in southern Afghanistan, Sinclair betrayed his wife, mistreated a mistress who was also his subordinate and solicited nude photographs from...

Milbank: The GOP back from the dead — at least temporarily

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democratic National Committee chairwoman, was in an elevator with her staff Tuesday morning, leaving the National Press Club, where she had just held a televised news conference. “Life is good!” she said brightly. “I didn’t disembowel myself.” Talk...

Putin’s global ambitions could destabilize Europe

Molly K. McKew and Gregory A. Maniatis were advisers to Georgia’s president, Mikheil Saakashvili, and his national security adviser during and after the 2008 war with Russia. They are independent consultants who advise governments, foundations and international...

Officials Confirm 5 More Mumps Cases At Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Five more cases of mumps have been confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University, raising the total to 28. Columbus Public Health reports all but five of those infected are students. One is a staff member, and another is a student’s relative....