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Supreme Court Won’t Hear Appeal Of Ex-Ohio Officer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has declined to take the appeal of a former Akron police captain fighting a lower court ruling that reinstated his conviction for killing his ex-wife. The court ruled Wednesday against hearing the case of Douglas Prade, who was...

Ohio Student Death Ruled Suicide, No Foul Play

CINCINNATI (AP) — A coroner says there are no signs of foul play in the death of a University of Cincinnati student whose apparent disappearance triggered a wide search in May. The Hamilton County coroner says 21-year-old Brogan Dulle (DUHL’-ee) died of asphyxiation by...

Ohio Base Ranked Highly By Air Force Newspaper

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed. The base, which is Ohio’s largest single-site employer, tied as the top Air Force base to be...
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Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

A traveler views a departures board Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia. The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel for 24 hours after a Hamas rocket...
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Shipwrecked Concordia making final voyage off isle

The Costa Concordia cruise wreck is maneuvered into position to be towed away from the tiny Tuscan island of Isola del Giglio, Italy, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. After more than two years since it slammed into a reef along the coastline of Isola del Giglio the wreck has begun its...

Arrest linked to gun used after Boston bombings

BOSTON (AP) — It has been one of the lingering questions since the dramatic manhunt that gripped the Boston area in the days after the marathon bombings: Where did the suspects get the gun that authorities say they used to kill a university police officer? Answers may...
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Teacher slaying suspect in court on assault charge

Philip Chism is escorted into Suffolk County Juvenile Court Wednesday, July 23, 2013, in Boston, where he was arraigned for allegedly assaulting a state worker while he was in custody at a Department of Youth Services facility. Chism has also been charged with murder in...
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Obama declares Washington wildfire emergency

On Monday July 21, 2014, Jake Hixon, center and Kathy Harding look for family heirlooms they may have been spared at a relatives house after the fire that swept through Pateros, Wash., last Thursday. (AP PHOTO/WENATCHEE WORLD, MIKE BONNICKSEN) On Monday July 21, 2014, Jake Hixon,...
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Porch shooter’s lawyer says he feared for his life

FILE- In this undated file photo is the cover of a funeral program showing 19-year-old Renisha McBride from a service in Detroit. Jury selection started Monday, July 21, 2014 in a trial that will put gunman Theodore Wafer’s self-defense claim to a tough test. McBride, was...

Owner of Mexican shelter defends tough love

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The owner of a group home raided last week amid abuse and filthy conditions defended her “tough love” approach, but acknowledged that things got out of control. Seventy-nine-year-old Rosa Verduzco spoke with the Univision television network...