Court Upholds Ohio Killer’s Death Sentence Again

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who fatally shot his girlfriend three decades ago while on parole for killing his wife. The court’s decision in the case of Von Clark Davis of Butler County involved the third time Davis had...

Court Upholds Ohio Killer’s Death Sentence Again

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who fatally shot his girlfriend three decades ago while on parole for killing his wife. The court’s decision in the case of Von Clark Davis of Butler County involved the third time Davis had...
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Discovery to chronicle Everest avalanche

AP Photo/Gurinder Osan NEW YORK (AP) — With its dream of covering a daredevil’s attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network is instead making a documentary on last week’s avalanche that killed more than a dozen mountain guides. Discovery...

Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rock star Jon Bon Jovi is showing some brotherly love to the less fortunate in Philadelphia. On Tuesday, he attended the grand opening of a low-income housing development that bears his initials. The 55-unit JBJ Soul Homes will be occupied by low-income...
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Kentucky freshman Julius Randle to enter NBA draft

AP Photo/Steve Helber LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky forward Julius Randle will leave after one season to enter the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections. With five days left before the deadline for underclassmen to declare, the 6-foot-9 Dallas...
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Kentucky freshman Julius Randle to enter NBA draft

AP Photo/Steve Helber LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky forward Julius Randle will leave after one season to enter the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections. With five days left before the deadline for underclassmen to declare, the 6-foot-9 Dallas...
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In Ukraine’s east, mayor held hostage by insurgent

Vacheslav Ponomarev, the self-proclaimed mayor of Slovyansk, speaks during his press conference in city hall, Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Monday, April 21, 2014. Ponomarev is appealing to Russia to send in peacekeeping troops after a shootout at a checkpoint near the city manned...
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Aereo CEO speaks on company, Supreme Court case

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan NEW YORK (AP) — Television broadcasters face off at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday with Aereo, a company that offers live TV over the Internet. The case hinges on whether the service constitutes a public performance in violation of copyright law....
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Zoo launches ‘endangered song’ to help save tigers

AP Photo/Mehgan Murphy WASHINGTON (AP) — Indie rock band Portugal. The Man and the Smithsonian’s National Zoo released an “endangered song” Tuesday for Earth Day to demonstrate the dwindling number of about 400 Sumatran tigers left in the world. The new...
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E-cig industry awaits looming federal regulation

AP Photo/Torin Halsey RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They’re about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices. The Food and Drug Administration...