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Condemned Ohio Man Seeks Mercy, Points To 2nd Man

CLEVELAND (AP) — Defense attorneys say a man sentenced to death for a Cleveland produce vendor’s 1983 slaying should be granted clemency in part because a second defendant repeatedly admitted being the shooter. A clemency application filed Thursday for 54-year-old Arthur...

BNSF outlines fertilizer shipment plan to feds

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — BNSF Railway Co. will add trains in the Dakotas, Minnesota and Montana solely for transporting fertilizer for spring crop planting, the railroad has told a federal oversight board. “Simply put, we are working to deliver high volumes of...
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Chelsea Clinton expecting first child this fall

FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2011 file photo, Chelsea Clinton and husband Marc Mezvinsky attend amfAR’s annual New York Gala at Cipriani Wall Street, in New York. Clinton announced that she is pregnant with the couple’s first child on Thursday, April 17, 2014, while...
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Days after shooting, ‘Virunga’ debuts at Tribeca

Journalist Melanie Gouby, left, and filmmaker Orlando von Einsiedel pose before their interview about the film “Virunga,” Thursday April 17, 2014 in New York. The film about Virunga National Park in eastern Congo debuts at the Tribeca Film festival on Thursday. (AP...
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Days after shooting, ‘Virunga’ debuts at Tribeca

Journalist Melanie Gouby, left, and filmmaker Orlando von Einsiedel pose before their interview about the film “Virunga,” Thursday April 17, 2014 in New York. The film about Virunga National Park in eastern Congo debuts at the Tribeca Film festival on Thursday. (AP...
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Days after shooting, ‘Virunga’ debuts at Tribeca

Journalist Melanie Gouby, left, and filmmaker Orlando von Einsiedel pose before their interview about the film “Virunga,” Thursday April 17, 2014 in New York. The film about Virunga National Park in eastern Congo debuts at the Tribeca Film festival on Thursday. (AP...

Woman, Teenager Found Dead In Lake Erie; 2 Missing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The bodies of two of four missing boaters were recovered in western Lake Erie on Thursday, a day after the group left for an afternoon of fishing and sent pictures to relatives. Searchers found a partially submerged boat on a reef near the Davis-Besse nuclear...

SSudan: 12 die after mob attacks UN base

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — An angry mob of South Sudanese youths attacked a U.N. base on Thursday in order to harm members of an ethnic minority sheltering inside. Peacekeepers were forced to open fire, amid rampaging violence that killed at least 12 people, officials there...

2 Boaters Found Dead In Lake Erie ID’d; 2 Missing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio authorities have identified a teenage girl and a woman whose bodies were recovered in western Lake Erie near where their partially submerged boat was found. Two men were onboard with them and are now missing. U.S. Coast Guard boats and helicopters on...

Police search home of highway shooting suspect

GRANDVIEW, Mo. (AP) — Police have arrested a male suspect in a string of random Kansas City-area highway shootings that have wounded three people. Kansas City, Mo., police Chief Darryl Forte declined to identify the suspect during a Thursday night news conference near the...