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Manager of burning biofuel facility: Workers OK

ANTHONY, N.M. (AP) — A manager for a biofuel facility on fire near the southern Mexico town of Anthony says he believes all five of the employees who work there are OK. Operations Manager Jed Smith of Rio Valley Biofuels says the fire’s cause is not known. But he...
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Weather service rates North Dakota tornado an EF-2

This Monday, May 26, 2014 photo from video provided by Dan Yorgason shows a tornado in a worker’s camp near Watford City, N.D., in the heart of the state’s booming oil patch. The tornado injured nine people, including a 15-year-old girl who suffered critical injuries,...

Justices Quiz Both Sides On Threat Records Access

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has forcefully questioned lawyers on both sides of a dispute over the state’s decision to withhold records documenting threats against Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) from a political blogger. Lawyers for Plunderbund...

Veterans raise concerns about VA delays in meeting with Latta

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, met with Hancock County veterans today to address concerns about their treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Latta met with the veterans at Findlay American Legion Post #3, where he spoke in front of an audience of approximately...
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Obama says US finishing the job in Afghanistan

FILE – This May 25, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking during a troop rally after arriving at Bagram Air Field for an unannounced visit, north of Kabul, Afghanistan. Senior U.S. administration officials say President Barack Obama will seek to keep 9,800...
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India’s new PM meets with leader of rival Pakistan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, shakes hand with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif before the start of their meeting in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Analysts say Sharif’s visit could signal an easing of tensions between the often-hostile,...
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Pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death by family

A family member of a pregnant woman who was stoned to death by here own family wails over her dead body in an ambulance at a local hospital in Lahore, Pakistan, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Nearly 20 members of the woman’s family, including her father and brothers, attacked her...
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Creator: Drug drama “Power” has universal story

AP Photo NEW YORK (AP) — “Power,” a gritty new drama debuting next month on Starz, is executive produced by 50 Cent and chronicles both the underpinnings of a brutal drug trade life and the glamour of the clubs. But its creator, Courtney Kemp Agboh, balks when...

TV show seeks teen rebels

NEW YORK (AP) — A television producer is seeking teenagers as young as 13 who like to make their own rules and “party like a rock star” to participate in a reality television series about their lives. A Los Angeles-based casting company, Metal Flowers Media,...

Biofuel facility on fire in southern New Mexico

ANTHONY, N.M. (AP) — A biofuel facility near Anthony in southern New Mexico caught fire Tuesday, prompting an evacuation of an area a half-mile around the plant, authorities said. Dona Ana County officials activated their emergency operations center and declared a...