Teen Who Posed As Senator, Toured School Gets Jail Sentence

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A teenager who toured an Ohio high school while posing as a state senator has been sentenced to jail. A judge last week sentenced Marion resident Izaha Akins to three months in jail. But the 18-year-old will need to serve only a little over a month...

3 girls charged in fatal Delaware school restroom fight

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Three teenage girls have been charged in a high school restroom assault in Delaware that left a 16-year-old girl dead, authorities said Monday. The Delaware attorney general’s office announced the charges after meeting earlier in the day with the...

Surviving tornadoes doesn’t have to be a matter of luck

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Storms swept through the nation’s midsection Monday, spawning numerous tornadoes. While tornadoes can form any time weather conditions are right, the area from Texas to Nebraska typically sees tornadoes between April and June. Here are some...

Cruz campaign sued over use of music in videos

SEATTLE (AP) — Sen. Ted Cruz’s now-defunct presidential campaign is being sued over the background music it used in two videos. Audiosocket, a music licensing company based in Seattle and New Orleans, filed the lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court in Seattle against...

Alaska’s favorite ice guessing game has 44 winning tickets

NENANA, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s favorite guessing game didn’t appear to be too hard to predict this year. There were a whopping 44 winners of the Nenana Ice Classic, evenly splitting the $300,000 jackpot. The annual game is a prediction of when the ice will go...

Monday’s Scores

Chillicothe at Athens, ppd.

Effort to impeach Brazil’s president plunges into chaos

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The fight over President Dilma Rousseff’s future has taken a strange twist in Congress, with the leader of the lower house saying senators can’t go ahead with an impeachment vote and the Senate leader insisting they will. The latest chapter...

Browns Owners Paying To Have 5 High School Fields Renovated

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are paying more than $2 million to have five Cleveland-area high school fields renovated with synthetic surfaces. The Haslams announced the project at FirstEnergy Stadium on Monday with Mayor Frank Jackson and surrounded by...

Theater shooting victims can’t cite federal security memo

AP Photo/David Zalubowski CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Victims of a deadly shooting at a Colorado movie theater can’t show jurors a federal security memo, dated months before the attack, warning theaters that they could be targeted by international terrorists, a judge...

Kansas City, Kansas, detective fatally shot; man in custody

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City, Kansas, police detective helping respond to a report of a suspicious person near a racetrack was fatally shot Monday, and a parolee sought for questioning in that and an ensuing string of reported carjackings was wounded after a...