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Ex-UK editor Coulson convicted of phone hacking

FILE – This is a Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 file photo of Andy Coulson, former News of the World editor and former aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron arrives at the Central Criminal Court in London. Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been convicted of...
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Cochran, Rangel challenged on busy primary day

Alec Jones straightens a Chris McDaniel signs outside the voting booths at the Oxford Conference Center in Oxford, Miss., Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Voters go to the polls Tuesday to vote in the Republican primary runoff election between incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran and McDaniel. The...

More Ohio Motorists Making Pothole Claims

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — ?The Ohio Court of Claims says 256 people have sued the state transportation department so far this year for damage caused by potholes on state highways. That’s way more than the 110 claims filed all of last year, and the 147 complaints registered in...

$29 Million Building Planned At Ohio Base

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. government plans to spend more than $29 million for a new building at Ohio’s largest military base to help study the capabilities of foreign armed forces. Ohio lawmakers on Monday announced the money for the key intelligence operation at...

Ohio Man Sentenced After Admitting Slayings

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The family of a slain father and son in Ohio say they wanted to spare the suspect’s mother the heartache of possibly having him sentenced to death. The members of the Akron family say they considered the feelings of 20-year-old Robert Pitts’ mother...
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UK queen visits Belfast set of ‘Game of Thrones’

A local youth takes a selfie photograph in front of Queen Elizabeth II during a visit to St George’s indoor market on in Belfast Tuesday June 24, 2014. The Queen is on a 3 day visit to Northern Ireland . (AP Photo/Peter Macdiarmid, Pool) A local youth takes a selfie...

US new home sales rocket higher in May

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes rose in May to the highest level in six years, providing the strongest signal yet that housing is recovering from a recent slowdown. New home sales jumped 18.6 percent last month following a 3.7 percent increase in April, the...
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Investigators eye pilots’ actions in Asiana crash

FILE – In this July 6, 2013 aerial file photo, the wreckage of Asiana Flight 214 lies on the ground after it crashed at the San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. Nearly a year after Asiana Flight 214 crashed while landing in San Francisco, the National...

Ohio Cleaning Up From Tornado, Severe Storms

BRUNSWICK, Ohio (AP) — Parts of Ohio are again cleaning up after severe storms rolled through — including a tornado that touched down in northeast Ohio. The National Weather Service confirmed a high EF1 or EF2 tornado touched down Monday evening in Brunswick, about 30 miles...

2 killed, multiple wounded in Miami shooting

MIAMI (AP) — Two people were killed and multiple others wounded following a shooting early Tuesday in Miami’s Liberty City neighborhood, police said. Miami City Manager Daniel Alfonso said the dead include a 20-year-old man and a teenage girl. Police officials say a...