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Robbers’ families say police acted appropriately

This undated photo released by the Singh family shows Misty Holt Singh who was taken hostage and killed in Stockton, Calif. following a bank robbery and gun battle on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. An attorney representing family said Friday, July 18, 2014 that he is seeking...
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Vikings suspend Priefer for 3 games

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, right, speaks during a press conference, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minn. Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe intends to sue the team over allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach, his lawyer said Tuesday. (AP...

Children Find Skeletal Remains In SW Ohio Woods

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say skeletal remains were found by some children in a wooded area in southwestern Ohio. Dayton police say the children found the remains Wednesday and their parents called police. Police say the bones apparently had been in the area for some time and...

Ohio Agency Uses 3-D Scanner To Map Crime Scenes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s attorney general says agents with the Bureau of Criminal Investigation are getting access to 3-D laser scanners to help them more efficiently record and reconstruct complex crime scenes. The scanner rotates 360 degrees to capture millions of...
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Damage from Washington wildfires ‘hard to believe’

A line of fire snakes along a hillside at dusk Friday, July 18, 2014, in Winthrop, Wash. A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes, leaving behind smoldering rubble, solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds...
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Damage from Washington wildfires ‘hard to believe’

A line of fire snakes along a hillside at dusk Friday, July 18, 2014, in Winthrop, Wash. A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes, leaving behind smoldering rubble, solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds...

Woman’s Body Found In Lake Erie At Cleveland Park

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials say a woman’s body was found submerged in Lake Erie after people reported seeing it while visiting Edgewater Park in Cleveland. Metroparks spokewoman Sue Allen told reporters that visitors spotted the body late Friday morning while climbing on...

5 Things To Know About Caffeine Powder

The sudden death of a healthy high school senior in Ohio has increased attention on unregulated caffeine powder and the ease of taking a toxic dose. Here’s a look at five things to know about the substance: ___ CAFFEINE POWDER IS EASILY AVAILABLE Bulk caffeine powder can be...

Teen’s Death Puts Focus On Caffeine Powder Dangers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The sudden death of a healthy high school senior has ramped up attention on unregulated caffeine powder, leading federal health authorities to warn consumers to stay away from the substance. A recent autopsy found that Logan Stiner, 18, had a lethal amount...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Portland 2, Colorado 1 Los Angeles at Sporting Kansas City, 6 p.m. San Jose at New York, 7 p.m. Montreal at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Chicago, 8:30 p.m. Toronto FC at Houston, 9 p.m. New England at FC Dallas, 9 p.m....