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Dayton, Akron Airports Have Cheapest Ohio Fares

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Department of Transportation numbers show that airports serving Dayton and Akron/Canton had the cheapest fares in the state last year. The Dayton Daily News ( ) crunched the numbers and also determined that the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport had the...

Trial Opens For Son In Arson Fire Of Ohio Home

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A trial is set to begin for a 17-year-old southwest Ohio teen accused of tying his parents’ bedroom doors shut while they were inside and setting the house on fire. The high school honor student, who was 16 at the time, is charged with attempted murder...

Some Ohio Colleges Still Have Room For Freshmen

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A month after the traditional enrollment deadline, some Ohio colleges say they still have space to add new students. At least 18 Ohio colleges are among 280 in the U.S. that say they still have space for new students after the traditional May 1 deadline....

Worker Dies In Fall From Cleveland Building

CLEVELAND (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine how a man doing nighttime work on the windows of the federal building in downtown Cleveland fell six stories to his death. Emergency workers say 51-year-old James Eiflander died after he fell from the Anthony J. Celebreeze...

Ohio Gas Prices Higher To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists are seeing higher gas prices, with some stations around the state flirting with $4 a gallon. The cost for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was averaging $3.93 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and...
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Abbas swears in Palestinian unity government

FILE- In this March 18, 2007 file photo, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, right, and Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas, left, speak as they head the first cabinet meeting of the new coalition government at Abbas’ office in Gaza City. A...

Ventas buying ARC Capital Healthcare in $2.6B deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Real estate investment trust Ventas is purchasing American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $2.6 billion. The companies each own medical care offices as well as other real estate properties. Ventas Inc. will pay...
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AP Interview: Monty Python swansong will surprise

LONDON (AP) - Everybody expects the Spanish Inquisition. And as with all things Monty Python, fans need to expect the unexpected, too. Next month the surviving Monty Python members reunite onstage for the first time in almost 35 years - and, they say, the last time ever. Fans...

Park: Too risky to search for 6 Rainier climbers

This photo provided by the National Parks Service, shows the Liberty Ridge Area of Mount Rainier as viewed from the Carbon Glacier, Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Washington state. Six climbers missing on Mount Rainier are presumed dead after helicopters detected pings from emergency...

Stock futures rise ahead of manufacturing report

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are creeping higher Monday, ahead of a closely watched manufacturing report. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index appears poised to add to its record high reached last week. KEEPING SCORE: Less than an hour before the opening bell,...