off

Stocks edge higher as investors weigh earnings

Trader Gregory Rowe, center, works at the post of specialist Joseph Mastrolia, left, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. U.S. stocks are inching higher in early trading, putting the Standard & Poor’s 500 index on track for its third...

Ohio Police Say Bus Driver Survives Shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio are looking for three men after the shooting of a bus driver they say survived with the apparent help of a biblical booklet in his shirt pocket. The driver told police early Monday the men shot at him three times, with one shot hitting...

Freedom for IRA man linked to 1982 Hyde Park bomb

LONDON (AP) — An Irish Republican Army veteran charged with the IRA killing of four soldiers in London’s Hyde Park in 1982 has been freed from custody after a judge ruled that the man had received secret British assurances he would not be arrested. The judge said...

Ohio Community College Pursuing Drone Testing

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The state may have been passed over as a drone testing site last year, but a western Ohio community college is moving full speed ahead on the development, teaching and application of drone technology. Sinclair Community College announced Monday that its...
off

Audra McDonald coming back to Broadway as Lady Day

FILE – This June 10, 2012 file photo shows Audra McDonald backstage with her award for best actress in a musical for her role in “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” at the 66th annual Tony Awards in New York. Producers said Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, that the...
off

Palestinian film spotlights Israeli Arab identity

This film image released by Adopt Films shows Adam Bakri in a scene from the film “Omar.” The film was nominated for an Academy Award for best foreign picture on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. The 86th Academy Awards will be held on March 2. (AP Photo/Adopt Films) This film...

Consumer Reports names Tesla Model S its top pick

DETROIT (AP) — The Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports’ top pick in this year’s automotive survey. The magazine cited the Model S’s sporty performance and technological innovations, including its 225-mile range. But it acknowledged that the...
off

George Lucas, wife donate $25M to Chicago school

FILE – In this Nov. 16, 2013 file photo, filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are seen on the red carpet at the 2013 Governors Awards in Los Angeles. The University of Chicago said Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, that Lucas and Hobson are donating $25 million to the...
off

Geithner memoir to be called ‘Stress Test’

This book cover image released by Crown shows “Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises,” by Timothy F. Geithner. Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner’s memoir will be released on May 13. (AP Photo/Crown) This book cover image released by Crown...