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Ohio Man Guilty Of Stabbing Wife In Front Of Kids

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeastern Ohio man has been convicted of stabbing his wife to death in front of their two children. The couple’s 10-year-old daughter called police as it was happening, saying “my dad is murdering my mom.” Glenn Wong of Twinsburg was...
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Venez. hometown celebrates Cabrera’s record payday

AP Photo/Alejandro Cegarra MARACAY, Venezuela (AP) — As he watches over dozens of children training on the field where his nephew learned the game, Miguel Cabrera’s uncle is proud of the news that the Detroit Tigers slugger has netted the richest contract in history...
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A community ‘changed forevermore’ by deadly slide

Workers stand across a small portion of the scene of a deadly mudslide for a moment of silence Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Oso, Wash. Besides the more than two dozen bodies already found, many more people could be buried in the debris pile left from the mudslide one week ago....
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Kerry in Paris to meeting with Russia on Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Paris, on Saturday March 29, 2014. After leaving Saudi Arabia the secretary canceled a return to Washington in order to travel to Paris for a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov about the situation in Ukraine. The...
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Wildcats have young company at Midwest Regional

AP Photo/Michael Conroy INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky isn’t the only young team out there. The Wildcats and their five freshmen starters take on Michigan in the Midwest Regional final Sunday. The winner heads to the Final Four next week. The second-seeded Wolverines...
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Kerry arrives in Paris for meeting on Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Paris, on Saturday March 29, 2014. After leaving Saudi Arabia the secretary canceled a return to Washington in order to travel to Paris for a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov about the situation in Ukraine. The...

Southeast Ohio Couple Rescues Skunks

LOGAN, Ohio (AP) — Donna and Gary Baker work with Skunk Haven to rescue and care for domestic skunks in need of help and a good home until they are adopted. Donna has had a love for skunks since her father bought her a stuffed one when she was a child. “My son gave me the...

Police In Ohio Track Down ID Of Broken Tombstone

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — The mystery of a broken tombstone found in the yard of a northern Ohio woman has been solved. Mansfield police say the tombstone once marked the grave of World War II veteran Leroy Paul Miller at Mansfield Cemetery. The tombstone found this past week had...

Lawmakers Take Step To Deal With Lake Erie Algae

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are considering a new rule that would impact farmers and help reduce toxic algae in Lake Erie. The proposal would allow large farm operations to only apply synthetic or chemical fertilizers on their land if it’s done by someone certified...

Ohio Brewery Toast Of International Competition

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A brewery in northeastern Ohio has come away with a big prize at the New York International Beer Competition. Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. of Akron was named “USA Brewery of the Year” at the event. It also received three individual awards for its beers....