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American the latest airline to tweak flier program

DALLAS (AP) — Airline travelers are adjusting to constant turbulence in frequent-flier programs. American Airlines is the latest to tinker with its program. The Dallas-based carrier on Tuesday announced changes that make it tougher to redeem miles for a flight during busy...

Services Increase For Ohio Sexual Assault Victims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says 13 additional counties have access to comprehensive services for victims of sexual assault. DeWine says 49 counties now provide all core sexual assault services, and 38 counties offer some. He says one county — Clinton,...

Gov’t: GM missed deadline for faulty switch data

Federal safety investigators say General Motors failed to respond to more than one-third of its requests for information about a faulty ignition switch linked to 13 deaths by an April 3 deadline. In a letter to GM’s top lawyer sent Tuesday, the National Highway Traffic...

Arizona woman convicted in hammer killing

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona woman was convicted of first-degree Tuesday for bludgeoning her husband to death with a hammer in what prosecutors said was a failed bid to collect on a life insurance policy to repay about $300,000 in loans from her boyfriend. The same jury that...
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Jury convicts woman in Texas stiletto shoe killing

Prosecutor John Jordan does a crime scene demonstration, using a dummy, during the trial against Ana Trujillo Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Houston. Trujillo, 45, is charged with murder, accused of killing her 59-year-old boyfriend, Alf Stefan Andersson with the heel of a stiletto...

CBS dominant in ratings with music awards, finale

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS is dominant again in the television ratings, led by a country music awards show, a season finale and the network’s usually sturdy regular schedule. Fourteen of the Nielsen company’s most-watched 20 programs last week were on CBS. The comedy...
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US stocks rise for the first time in four days

Trader James Riley, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Stocks were mixed in early trading on Tuesday after a three-day slump. Investors will start to focus on company earnings this week. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Trader James Riley,...
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VIDEO: Waves of Hope

The University of Findlay Student National Pharmaceutical Association and Studio M Salon and Spa hosted Waves of Hope on Tuesday, at which university students and members of the community could donate hair to help Children With Hair Loss. Children With Hair Loss is a non-profit...
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Ukraine tries to quell pro-Moscow uprisings

Pro-Russian activist wears a hand-made mask behind a barricade in front of the regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, as the makings of an improved self-appointed government began to take shape, with demonstrators dug in for their third day...