Couple On Motorcycle Killed In Ohio Crash

GRAFTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a couple was killed when their Harley-Davidson motorcycle rode into the path of an SUV in northeast Ohio. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the crash happened at about 5:45 p.m. Sunday in Grafton Township, southwest of Cleveland. The patrol...

Ohio Gas Prices Up To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prices at the pump are up slightly in Ohio to start the work week. The cost for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was averaging $3.60 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up about 4 cents from...

Scattered flooding as storms drench the Southeast

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say severe thunderstorms punching across the Southeast have forced the evacuation of an Alabama mobile home park as heavy rains cause scattered flooding and power outages and snarl rush hour commutes. The vast storm system swept across...
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Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

Activists wave Russian national flags on the balcony of the regional administration building decorated a banner reading “Donetsk Republic,” in Donetsk, Ukraine, Monday, April 7, 2014. A Ukrainian news agency is reporting that pro-Russian separatists who have seized...
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Pistorius testifies at his murder trial

Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool) Oscar...

Barbara Walters sets May 16 for exit

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters plans to make her final appearance on “The View” on May 16, part of a daylong retirement celebration that will include ABC News naming its New York headquarters after her. Later that night, ABC will air a two-hour prime-time...
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The Pirates have been Busy with some Weathering

Milepost 819 It goes without saying that railroading is a very dirty business. All railroad equipment is subjected to the elements and is seldom if ever washed unless it is a part of either a crack passenger train or the company’s publicity mill. But weathering is something...

Clashes in south Lebanon Palestinian camp kill 7

BEIRUT (AP) — Clashes broke out in a Palestinian refugee camp near the southern Lebanese port of Sidon Monday, killing seven people, including the commander of an armed group, and wounding at least 10 others, Lebanese and Palestinian security officials said. It was not...

Heritage Foundation Leader To Speak In Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — A conservative leader will be featured at an April 25 reception hosted in southwest Ohio by national and state groups. Former Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina leads the Washington-based Heritage Foundation. The foundation says DeMint will be the...
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3 players have shot at No. 1 at the Masters

AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Three players at the Masters have a chance to replace Tiger Woods as No. 1 in the world. Masters champion Adam Scott, who squandered a great shot at being No. 1 when he lost a three-shot lead at Bay Hill, would need to finish in...