OSU Partners With College On Drone Technology

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is partnering with a southwest Ohio community college to position their students for careers in drone technology. Officials at Ohio State and Dayton’s Sinclair Community College say the unmanned aerial systems field is expected to...
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NYPD: Mom of baby abandoned in subway in custody

In this Monday, July 7, 2014 surveillance camera image provided by the New York Police Department, a woman, top right, pushes her baby girl in a stroller at the Columbus Circle subway station in New York. The 20-year-old woman, who is suspected of abandoning the baby at the...
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Washington poised to start legal marijuana sales

George Vargas, left, takes a seat next to first-in-line customer Deb Greene in front of the recreational marijuana store Cannabis City Monday, July 7, 2014, in Seattle. The store will be the first and only store initially in Seattle to legally sell recreational pot when sales...

White Castle Honors Alice Cooper

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Shock rocker Alice Cooper loves White Castle sliders. Cooper is such a fan of the little square hamburgers that he showed up at the company headquarters in Columbus on Monday to be inducted into the restaurant’s Craver Hall of Fame. The Columbus...

Man Is Cincinnati’s 40th Homicide Victim Of Year

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man fatally shot on a downtown street became Cincinnati’s 40th homicide victim of the year. Police say 25-year-old Joshua Lamar Taylor was shot in the middle of Vine Street during an argument and collapsed at a nearby park at about 7 p.m. Monday. He died...
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EU’s united front on Russia falling amid gas needs

Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Slovenia’s President Borut Pahor look at each other in Maribor, Slovenia, Tuesday, July 8, 2014, during the opening ceremony for a museum commemorating WWII camp for captured Soviet prisoners of war. (AP Photo/Darko...
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Soda tax’s last stand? Bay Area preps for showdown

In this July 7, 2014 photo, a man drinks out of a coffee cup as he walks under a sign opposed to taxes on sugary drinks posted in the window of Casa Thai Market in San Francisco. San Francisco and Berkeley are aiming to become the first U.S. cities to pass per-ounce taxes on...

US stocks slide for a second day as earnings loom

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening lower for a second day in a row as investors position themselves for corporate earnings reports. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 95 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16,928 in the first few minutes of trading Tuesday. Goldman Sachs...
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All riders now off disabled California coaster

Members of the Six Flags Magic Mountain amusement park security staff monitor the situation at the exit of the park after riders were injured on the Ninja coaster Monday, July 7, 2014, in Valencia, Calif. The roller coaster hit a tree branch dislodging the front car, leaving four...