Dog stuck on 400-foot cliff rescued by cop using ropes

FILE – In this June 21, 2006, file photo, a message is seen painted on a rock wall overlooking Letchworth State Park in Castile, N.Y. A dog stuck about half-way down a 400-foot cliff in the park was rescued on May 22, 2017, by a police officer who had to use ropes to reach...

Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

AP Photo/Uncredited NEW YORK (AP) — Women CEOs earned big bucks last year, but there’s still very few of them running the world’s largest companies. The median pay for a female CEO was $13.1 million last year, up 9 percent from 2015, according to an analysis by...

Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

This photo combination of images shows the 10 highest paid women CEOs in 2016, according to a study carried out by executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press. Top row, from left: IBM CEO Virginia Rometty; Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer; PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi;...

Mulvaney defends Trump budget’s social safety net cuts

Budget Director Mick Mulvaney testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, before the House Budget Committee hearing on President Donald Trump’s fiscal 2018 federal budget. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — White House budget chief...

NBA All-Star game coming to Charlotte in 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA All-Star game will be coming to Charlotte in 2019, two years after the city was to host the event. The NBA announced Wednesday the game will be played at Spectrum Center, home of the Charlotte Hornets. The All-Star game had been set for...

UK investigates ‘network’ of alleged Manchester attackers

A member of the army joins police officers in Westminster, London, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Britons will find armed troops at vital locations Wednesday after the official threat level was raised to its highest point following a suicide bombing that killed more than 20, as new...

Ohio Lacks Child-access Laws Governing Home Weapon Storage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — At least 21 states and the District of Columbia have child-access laws that deal with negligent storage of firearms, but Ohio is not one of them. Democratic lawmakers have proposed child-access laws in Ohio several times, including the last three legislative...

Governor says no road sign for monument? Fans hang 1 instead

FILE – In this August 2015 file photo, a rain storm passes over Mt. Katahdin in this view from land that is now the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in northern Maine. Motorists on Interstate 95 in Maine won’t see signs directing them to the new national...

Bear trying to get doughnuts tears off Colorado car bumper

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A bear trying to get doughnuts has ripped off the bumper of a car used to deliver doughnuts in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports (http://bit.ly/2rSb3gS ) Todd and Kim Robertson awoke early Monday to a black...

School receptionist Jane Tweddle among the bombing victims

A woman places flowers at a memorial for the victims of a suicide attack at a concert by Ariana Grande that killed more than 20 people Monday night in central Manchester, Britain, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti) LONDON (AP) — The names of the 22 victims...