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Propane Tank Explosion Injures 5 At NW Ohio Home

WAUSEON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a propane tank exploded in the basement of a northwest Ohio home, leaving an owner seriously burned and four more people with lesser injuries. The explosion happened late Monday afternoon at a house in Wauseon (WAW’-see-ahn), about 30 miles...
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Rep. Darrell Issa’s subpoena mania

By Dana Milbank June 23 at 10:53 PM “Raise your right hand,” Rep. Darrell Issa ordered IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Monday night. Koskinen raised his right hand to the usual position. “A little higher,” Issa commanded. Laughter rippled through the hearing room. Issa glared...
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Rep. Darrell Issa’s subpoena mania

By Dana Milbank June 23 at 10:53 PM “Raise your right hand,” Rep. Darrell Issa ordered IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Monday night. Koskinen raised his right hand to the usual position. “A little higher,” Issa commanded. Laughter rippled through the hearing room. Issa glared...
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Slumping O’s slugger Davis benched vs White Sox

Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis reacts after striking out swinging to end the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Tuesday, June 10, 2014, in Baltimore. Boston won 1-0. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis reacts after...

Acid Spill Leads To Evacuations At College In Ohio

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) — Wright State University in southwestern Ohio says an accidental acid spill led officials to evacuate nine buildings and cancel some classes. The school near Dayton says acetic acid was spilled Monday morning in the basement of a campus building. The Dayton...

Magnitude-7.9 Alaska quake spawns small tsunami

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A strong earthquake near Alaska’s Aleutian Islands triggered a tsunami warning Monday, but only small waves measuring several inches hit coastal communities. The National Tsunami Warning Center canceled all tsunami warnings late Monday...

Magnitude-7.9 Alaska quake spawns small tsunami

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A strong earthquake near Alaska’s Aleutian Islands triggered a tsunami warning Monday, but only small waves measuring several inches hit coastal communities. The National Tsunami Warning Center canceled all tsunami warnings late Monday...

4 Indicted In String Of Northeast Ohio Robberies

CLEVELAND (AP) — Four people have been indicted in a string of 19 armed robberies reported in the Cleveland area between May 2013 and March 2014, officials said. The four defendants, all from Cleveland, robbed bars, restaurants, pharmacies and stores in Cleveland and three of its...

Ohio Soldier Killed In Airstrike Recalled For Wit

BEAVER, Ohio (AP) — A southern Ohio soldier killed in Afghanistan was known for his wit and ability to make any situation right, an Army official said at his funeral Monday in a school gymnasium lined with flowers and photos of the soldier. Army Spc. Justin Helton, of Beaver, was...

All tsunami advisories canceled after Alaska quake

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — All tsunami advisories have been canceled following a magnitude-7.9 earthquake in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands. The National Tsunami Warning Center canceled the last remaining advisory late Monday afternoon. At one point, areas stretching from...