Singapore Postcard: Summit adds value to North Korea’s coins

SINGAPORE (AP) — Stamped with images of “Eternal President” Kim Il Sung, national monuments or even ballistic missiles, coins minted in North Korea are renowned among collectors for their scarcity, partly due to international sanctions that outlaw them from...
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Marathon Classic: Kim will return to defend title

By SCOTT COTTOS Sports Editor SYLVANIA — Each year, a street here is named for the champion of the LPGA’s Marathon Classic. In-Kyung Kim got her first look at the sign bearing her name after flying in from New Jersey early Monday morning for the media day leading up...

Some lava evacuees may return to homes during ‘stable’ flow

HONOLULU (AP) — Officials on Hawaii’s Big Island let some people back into their homes and scaled down emergency operations Monday as lava flowed into the ocean on a path that wasn’t threatening new areas. “We’ve pretty much thrown everything at this...
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Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Akron Beacon Journal, Jun. 10 Polls consistently show that Republicans and Democrats agree about the need to protect the health coverage of those Americans with pre-existing conditions. For all...

Boy With Severe Injuries Dies; Foster Parent Charged.

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old Ohio boy hospitalized with severe injuries has died and his foster parent has been charged with child endangering and could face more charges. The Licking County Prosecutor’s Office says Nathaniel Gard was taken to a hospital...

UN: Situation in Sudan’s Darfur region is ‘radically’ better

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. peacekeeping chief said Monday the situation in Sudan’s troubled Darfur region “has changed radically for the better” and the United Nations and the African Union are recommending new sharp cuts in their joint security force....
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Delaware man fined $1.2M for withholding tax contributions

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware business owner who pleaded guilty in March to withholding employee tax contributions has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. News outlets cite a Monday announcement by the U.S. Department of Justice that says 55-year-old Jeffrey Minner...
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