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Ohio 613 crash injures truck driver, blocks highway

McCOMB — A Perrysburg man was injured Tuesday when the tractor-trailer he was driving rolled over on Ohio 613, between McComb and Van Buren. Paul Richter, 58, was taken to Wood County Hospital in Bowling Green by McComb Emergency Medical Service, the Hancock County Sheriff’s...
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History shades Arkansas’ gay marriage debate

James Porter, right, and his partner Shon DeArmon carry a flag in support of the county issuing marriage licenses for same-sex couples at the Pulaski County Courthouse in Little Rock, Ark., Monday, May 12, 2014. Dozens of gay couples, some of whom waited in line overnight,...

Official: 2 killed at West Virginia coal mine

WHARTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two workers were trapped and killed at a West Virginia coal mine with a history of violating health and safety regulations, a federal official said Tuesday. A ground failure occurred at the mine around 8:30 p.m. Monday, trapping the workers,...
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Camelbacks

Milepost 831 They were odd looking contraptions built for a specific reason but the camelbacks or “Mother Hubbards” certainly were a unique locomotive. While most locomotives had their cabs in the back of the boiler, the camelback was developed to burn anthracite coal...
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Prosecutor: Pistorius should get mental evaluation

Oscar Pistorius, on his arrival in court for his ongoing murder trial in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Pistorius is charged with the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Born, Pool) Oscar Pistorius,...
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Texas inmate seeking delay cites botched execution

This handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Robert Campbell. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to delay his execution following a bungled execution in Oklahoma. Campbell’s execution...
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Sterling stirs new dispute with Magic-HIV remarks

FILE – In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling, right, sits with his wife Rochelle during the Clippers NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. An attorney representing the estranged wife of Clippers owner...
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New Hampshire cop dies in shooting before blaze

This Nov. 2013 photograph shows Brentwood, N.H. police officer Stephen Arkell, who was shot while responded to a domestic disturbance call at a home which later exploded and burned, in Brentwood, Monday May 12, 2014, according to the New Hampshire Attorney General. (AP Photo/The...
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Francis Bacon work could bring $80M at auction

This undated photo provided by Christie’s shows Andy Warhol’s 1964 “Race Riot,” in four parts painted with acrylic and silkscreen ink on linen. It is estimated to sell in the region of $50,000,000 when it is auctioned Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at...