Man drives 100s of miles with corpse passenger

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area man was so determined to get to Michigan from Arizona that he refused to stop and contact authorities after one of his passengers died, police said Wednesday. The man, a 62-year-old Clinton Township resident, has not been charged and...
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Carson City leads nation in warming trend

FILE – In this June 28, 2013 file photo, ten-year-old Easton Martin, of Mesa, Ariz., stops to cool off in a misting fan while walking along The Strip with his family in Las Vegas. An Associated Press analysis of federal temperature records shows Nevada’s capital city,...
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Analysis: Talks in Bergdahl release had wider goal

In this image taken from video obtained from Voice Of Jihad Website, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, sits in a vehicle guarded by the Taliban in eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 released a...
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Rebels seize 3 government bases in eastern Ukraine

Pro-Russian armed men walk in an entrance to a border guards base, which they seized, on the outskirts of Luhansk, Ukraine, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine have taken two government bases in battles around Luhansk, seizing quantities of...
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Spurs’ Parker is a go for Game 1 of the finals

San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker (9), of France, drives around Oklahoma City Thunder’s Serge Ibaka during the first half of Game 5 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series, Thursday, May 29, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) San Antonio...

US stocks edge higher; Protective Life soars

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose modestly Wednesday, erasing an early decline, as investors waited to hear from the European Central Bank on Thursday. Insurer Protective Life soared on news that it was being acquired by a Japanese company. The Dow Jones industrial average rose...

Findlay man arrested after police search home

Findlay police arrested a Melrose Avenue man after raiding his home on a search warrant. Holden E. Smith, 25, was detained at about 11 p.m. Tuesday after a search of his 401 W. Melrose Ave. home, according to Det. Sgt. Justin Hendren of the Hancock METRICH Drug Enforcement Unit....
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Browns rookie QBs continue to work

  Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, center, watches with Connor Shaw, left, and quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains during organized team activities at the NFL football team’s facility in Berea, Ohio Tuesday, June 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Prom day stabbing suspect pleads not guilty

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old Connecticut boy charged with stabbing a classmate to death in school on their prom day pleaded not guilty to murder Wednesday as his attorney said he was investigating a possible mental health defense. Christopher Plaskon, who answered a...

Civil rights leaders meet with NBA commissioner

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders say they’ve had a “constructive” meeting about racial issues in the NBA with Commissioner Adam Silver. The civil rights leaders met with Silver for more than an hour Wednesday in the...