Ohio Urges Drug Users’ Loved Ones To Get Overdose Antidote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is urging drug users’ relatives and friends and other members of the public to know the signs of an overdose and obtain an antidote as part of a six-month awareness campaign launching Monday. The effort targets 15 counties hit hard by overdose...

Ohio School Reverses Ban On Amnesty International Chapter

NEW ALBANY, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio high school is reversing course on a recent decision to suspend a student chapter of Amnesty International. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) 17-year-old Ellie Henze recently received an email from New Albany High School Principal Dwight...

Few solutions in wake of Texas school finance ruling

AP Photo/Eric Gay DALLAS (AP) — Now that it’s clear Texas’ complicated school finance system is here to stay, cash-strapped districts around the state must find a way to move forward – whether that’s pressuring lawmakers for more money or finding a...

Susan Sarandon slams Woody Allen at Cannes Film Festival

AP Photo/Thibault Camus CANNES, France (AP) — Susan Sarandon has slammed Woody Allen at the Cannes Film Festival where allegations of sexual assault have been renewed against the director. Speaking at a “Woman in Motion” talk on Sunday, Sarandon said of Allen:...

Danson returns to NBC schedule with a Thursday night comedy

NEW YORK (AP) — Ted Danson returns to NBC’s Thursday nights this fall, part of a conservative scheduling strategy for a network that is holding off much of its new material for other times in the year. NBC announced its programming plans Sunday in advance of...

Defending champion Warriors expect tough task from Thunder

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry’s near half-court shot to win it in overtime at Oklahoma City in late February became one of the defining moments in his record-shattering MVP season. Now, with four more victories against Kevin Durant and the Thunder in the...

US envoy in anti-IS battle: ‘perverse caliphate’ shrinking

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The Obama administration’s diplomatic point man in the fight against the Islamic State group said Sunday that the extremists have been losing control over territory and that “this perverse caliphate is shrinking.” Brett McGurk,...

IS attack and bombings leave 29 dead across Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a coordinated assault Sunday on a natural gas plant north of Baghdad that killed at least 14 people, while a string of other bomb attacks in or close to the capital killed 15 others, Iraqi officials said. The dawn attack on...

Police evacuate Manchester stadium, dismantle fake bomb

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police evacuated Manchester United’s home stadium on the final day of the English Premier League season and dismantled a fake bomb Sunday just days after Britain raised its terror alert against Irish extremism. Police initially described the...

US monument status won’t guarantee Stonewall Inn’s future

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews NEW YORK (AP) — The area surrounding the Stonewall Inn in New York’s Greenwich Village is poised to become the first national monument dedicated to gay rights. The monument would be located in public spaces around the city’s most famous...