Injury accident reported

Liberty Township firefighters responded to reports of a single-vehicle injury accident at approximately 11:50 a.m. this morning at the intersection of W. Bigelow and Westmoor. The driver of the vehicle reportedly drove off the side of the road and struck a tree at the Hillcrest...

Ohio State Students Build Indy Car For June Race

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It would be weeks before the race car was ready to hurtle down the track in a glossy, white-and-black blur. But even as the car sat unmoving, unfinished under the warehouse lights, its racing team circled around to marvel. The team, eight students from Ohio...

Ohio Family’s Dog Returns After Missing 4.5 Years

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio family’s dog that had been missing for more than four years is finally home. On Christmas Day in 2009, Angel the German shepherd wandered away from her Mansfield home in northern Ohio after the wind blew the front door open. Her owners, the...

Soccer helps some young Hondurans escape the gangs

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — From the dusty soccer pitch, 11-year-old Maynor Ayala can see two ways out of the gang-controlled slums: on a professional soccer team, or in a cheap coffin. Maynor is euphoric after scoring a goal for the first time in weeks, and he briefly...
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Gasoline prices have familiar look as summer nears

Traffic moves past a Doral, Fla. gas station, Wednesday, May 21, 2014. If the price of gasoline looks familiar this Memorial Day that’s because it is. For the third year in a row, the national average will be within a few pennies of $3.64 per gallon. (AP Photo/J Pat...
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Pacers’ George says he’s ready for Game 3

In this Tuesday, May 20, 2014, photo, Indiana Pacers forward Paul George lies on the floor as the knee of Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) makes contact with his head as they went for a loose ball during the fourth quarter of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals...
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7 dead in drive-by shooting near UC Santa Barbara

Fire trucks are parked outside the IV Deli Mart on Pardell Road in Isla Vista, Calif., Friday, May 23, 2014, after a drive-by shooter went on a rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus that left seven people dead, including the attacker, and seven others wounded,...
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Militants attack parliament building in Somalia

Somali soldiers gather around the dead body of an Al Shabab fighter who was killed during an attack on Somalia’s parliament, Saturday, May 24, 2014. Militants in Mogadishu on Saturday carried out a multi-pronged, complex attack against the country’s parliament...

APNewsBreak: VA OKs more private care for veterans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will allow more veterans to obtain health care at private hospitals and clinics. VA Secretary Eric Shinseki (shin-SEHK’-ee) announced the change Saturday. He says VA facilities are enhancing their clinic...
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Serena Williams as fluent in French as on red clay

Serena Williams of the U.S., returns the ball while her coach Patrick Mouratoglou, right, looks on during a training session for the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday, May 24, 2014. The French Open tennis tournament starts Sunday. (AP...