New Videos Explain Open Records, Meetings Laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and the Ohio State Bar Foundation are releasing eight videos explaining Ohio’s open records and open meetings laws. The videos cover topics such as defining a public record, how to make a public records request, what...
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European taxi protest: Transport tech upheaval

Taxi stand still at Parliament Square in central London as thousands of London black cabs blocking the streets to protest over new technology they say endangers passengers, in London, Wednesday, June 11, 2014. The strike action by taxi drivers hit many European cities, Wednesday,...
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GM CEO Barra, chief investigator to testify

In this combo made from file photos, General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, left, and former U.S. Attorney Anton R. Valukas testifies before the House Financial Services...
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Stocks slip as World Bank cuts growth outlook

FILE – This file photo made April 22, 2010 shows a Wall Street sign in front of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock futures rose on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, as investors await the minutes from the Federal Reserve’s most recent meeting in April. (AP Photo/Mark...
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All right on the night? World Cup stadium a worry

A worker carries cardboard inside Arena Corinthians stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, June 11, 2014. The World Cup soccer tournament starts Thursday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) A worker carries cardboard inside Arena Corinthians stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, June...

USDA: Drought cuts wheat crop; corn, soybeans good

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The nation’s wheat crop is smaller than earlier was predicted due to drought, but corn and soybean crop expectations have changed little in the last month, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday. Agency reports show farmers...
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Biologists warn against touching baby moose

FILE – This June 1, 2006 file photo shows a baby moose resting with its mother north in Anchorage, Alaska. It’s the time of year in Alaska when moose are being born, and state biologists once again are reminding people not to touch the calves, even if the animals seem...
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Oil boom produces jobs bonanza for archaeologists

In this Aug. 13, 2010 photo provided by the North Dakota Petroleum Council is an oil rig in North Dakota’s oil patch. Across the state’s active oil fields drilling crews, road builders and those who want to plunge their equipment into the ground often must wait for...

AP Analysis: Attacks show emboldened militants

FILE – This undated file image posted on a militant website on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 shows fighters from the al-Qaida-linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) marching in Raqqa, Syria. The Islamic State was originally al-Qaida’s branch in Iraq, but it used...
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NTSB looking at role of commute in Morgan crash

This photo provided by the New Jersey State Police shows Kevin Roper. Roper, a Wal-Mart truck driver from Georgia, was charged with death by auto and four counts of assault by auto in the wake of a deadly chain-reaction crash on the New Jersey Turnpike early Saturday, June 7,...