Senate votes to block Labor Department rule

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate is blocking an Obama-era rule that critics said would have led to excessive citations for workplace safety record-keeping violations. Senators have voted 50-48 to block the Labor Department rule. The House had voted to do so...

Westbrook posts 35th triple-double; Thunder roll past 76ers

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots in front of Philadelphia 76ers forward Richaun Holmes (22) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook...

Authorities: Woman Admits Breaking Into Amish Homes In Ohio

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman confessed to burglaries against the Amish in northeast Ohio after detectives arrested her and found jars of loose change, cash and other items in her vehicle. The Geauga (jee-AW’-guh) County sheriff says detectives stopped the...

Missing juvenile found

An 11-year-old boy reported as missing in the Bairdstown Road area in southern Wood County has been found, according to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office.

'Oh, my God': Day care worker denies force-feeding babies

A former New Hampshire day care worker accused of forcibly feeding three infants and kicking a bouncy seat that had a baby on it pleaded not guilty on Wednesday, but police said she had acknowledged being frustrated with the babies and exclaiming, “Oh, my God, they’re...

Parents accused of murder; mom had said toddler shot child

PHOENIX (AP) — Police uncovered evidence that blood was cleaned up in a Phoenix home where a mother says her toddler shot and killed his 9-year-old brother, leading to new murder accusations against the parents, according to court documents released Wednesday. The records...

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google’s YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects. The...

Authorities: Woman Admits To Burglaries Against Ohio Amish

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman confessed to burglaries against the Amish in northeast Ohio after detectives arrested her and found jars of loose change, cash and other items in her vehicle. The Geauga (jee-AW’-guh) County Sheriff’s Office says detectives...

Arlington bank robber arrested

A Fostoria man has been arrested for a December bank robbery in Arlington, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office announced this afternoon. David B. Dailey, 42, of Fostoria, was arrested for the robbery of the Huntington Bank branch in Arlington on Dec. 10. Dailey has been...

Court asks who should lead prayer before government meeting

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Does it matter whether a prayer opening a government meeting is led by local clergy or an elected official? That’s a question a federal appeals court is wrestling with in a unique case examining the constitutional requirement of separating church...