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Actress detained by police refuses to apologize

Actress Daniele Watts and Brian Lucas speak during an interview with KABC-TV in Los Angeles, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. The Los Angeles Police Department said Sunday that officers detained Watts and her companion last week after a complaint that two people were “involved in...

Browns’ Gordon Has Suspension Reduced To 10 Games

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon has been cleared to run a route back to the Browns this season. Cleveland’s star wide receiver was reinstated into the NFL and had his one-year suspension reduced to 10 games after the league announced changes to its drug policy on Friday. The...

3 Guilty In Ga. Salmonella-tainted Peanut Trial

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A federal jury convicted the owner of a peanut plant and two others Friday in a salmonella outbreak that prompted one of the largest U.S. food recalls ever, sickened hundreds across the country and was linked to several deaths. Experts say the seven-week trial...

Procter & Gamble Cancels On-field NFL Promotion

NEW YORK (AP) — Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL’s growing problems. The consumer products maker is the latest major sponsor,...

Ohioan Detained In Korea Loses Job With City

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An American detained in North Korea since May and charged with “anti-state” crimes there has lost his job in Ohio. The Dayton Daily News ( ) reports the decision to terminate 56-year-old Jeff Fowle from his job with the city of Moraine was...

Charges filed after inmate’s escape

BOWLING GREEN  (AP) — New charges have been filed against an inmate who escaped a low-level corrections facility in Bowling Green and a woman suspected of helping him hide. Police say 24-year-old Jhon Rosado escaped from the NorthWest Community Corrections Center by climbing over...

3 Found Guilty In Georgia Salmonella Trial

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A federal jury convicted three people Friday in connection with an outbreak of salmonella poisoning five years ago that sickened hundreds of people and was linked to a number of deaths. Former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell was found guilty...

US Rig Count Unchanged At 1,931

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. was unchanged this week, holding at 1,931. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,601 rigs were exploring for oil and 329 for gas....

Layoffs Postponed For Ohio Uranium Plant Cleanup

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A funding measure approved this week by Congress would at least postpone hundreds of layoffs for workers handling decontamination and decommissioning of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio. The measure funds the government after the budget year...

Jury Delivers Verdict In Salmonella Trial

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — The head of a peanut company that distributed salmonella-tainted peanuts that sickened hundreds of people across the U.S. five years ago has been convicted of conspiracy and other charges. Former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell was found...