Michigan Authorities Apprehend Tennessee Fugitive

MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in southeastern Michigan say they have apprehended a fugitive accused of violating his parole in Tennessee. Monroe County Sheriff’s officials said Wednesday that 60-year-old Jimmy Clayton is in jail awaiting extradition. The...
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Simon makes 1st public appearance since arrest

Singer Paul Simon, left, and his wife Edie Brickell appear at a hearing in Norwalk Superior Court on Monday April 28, 2014 in Norwalk, Conn. The couple were arrested Saturday on disorderly conduct charges by officers investigating a family dispute at their home in New Canaan,...
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Pens win 3rd straight, take 3-1 lead over Rangers

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, stops a shot on the goal by Pittsburgh Penguins’ Beau Bennett (19) during the first period of a second-round NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff series Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) New...
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Hibbert leads Pacers past Wizards, 86-82 in Game 2

Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (4) get a dunks over teammate Drew Gooden, right, and Indiana Pacers center Ian Mahinmi during the first half of game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP...

Bourn Out Again, Says He Could Return Thursday

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians center fielder and leadoff hitter Michael Bourn, who is out for the fourth straight game because of a tight left hamstring, said he could return to the lineup Thursday. Bourn ran the bases and took batting practice before Cleveland played the Twins on...

Injury accident reported in county

An injury accident was reported at the inersection of Liberty Township roads 67 and 80 Wednesday night. The crash was reported about 9 p.m. Scanner reports indicated that at least one of the victims was trapped in a vehicle. Additional details will be reported when they become...

Ohio Senate Panel Makes Alternative Energy Changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s alternative energy targets would be put on hold for two years as a legislative panel studies their impact under a compromise accepted Wednesday on a closely watched Senate bill. The mandates for state utilities to use energy sources including...

Colorado lawmakers approve plan for pot banking

Colorado lawmakers have approved a plan for the first financial system designed specifically for the burgeoning marijuana industry. The vote on Wednesday would create a network of uninsured cooperatives meant to give pot businesses a way to access basic banking services. The plan...

Body On Beach ID’d As Missing Lake Erie Boater

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A body found on a beach along Lake Erie is one of two Ohio men who had been missing since their boat capsized east of Toledo about three weeks ago. The coroner’s office in Lucas County on Wednesday confirmed the death of 32-year-old Bryan Huff of...