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Ministers’ Group Wants Ex-officer Retried In Fatal Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A coalition of church ministers representing Cincinnati’s black community wants a prosecutor to retry a white police officer charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man after jurors failed to agree on a verdict. Several clergy members gathered...
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World's youngest stock market struggles in Myanmar

AP Photo/Elaine Kurtenbach YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The day’s trading is about to begin on the world’s youngest stock exchange, and the MYANPIX index and opening share prices flash across an electronic screen, but barely a footfall or a voice are heard within the...

Now you can visit the Rolling Stones' 1962 apartment

NEW YORK (AP) — When Mick Jagger was coming up with ideas for an exhibition highlighting The Rolling Stones’ five-decade long career, he wanted to re-create the mood of the band in its early years. So, he had a team re-create the first London apartment he and his...

2 Ohio River Islands Donated To West Virginia Land Trust

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — Two Ohio River islands have been donated to the West Virginia Land Trust, which plans to turn them into nature preserves and venues for recreation. The properties, Upper Twin Island in Ohio County and Gallipolis Island in Mason County, were recently donated...

No. 3 Villanova needs Hart to get past No. 15 Purdue, 79-76

AP Photo/Michael Conroy WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Josh Hart scored 24 points and Darryl Reynolds added 12 to lead No. 3 Villanova to a 79-76 victory over No. 15 Purdue on Monday night. The Wildcats (2-0) have won eight straight games, including the six NCAA Tournament...

Ex-lawyer Gets 12 Years For Hypnotizing Women For Pleasure

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio attorney has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for hypnotizing unwitting female clients for his sexual gratification. Fifty-nine-year-old Michael Fine was sentenced Monday in Lorain County after pleading guilty in September to kidnapping and...

Ex-officer Awaits Decision On Retrial In Fatal Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A white Ohio police officer charged with murder for fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a traffic stop is waiting to find out whether he will be retried after a jury deadlock resulted in a mistrial. Ray Tensing, now a former University of Cincinnati...

Hancock County rape trial begins

Opening statements Monday in the jury trial of an Arlington teen charged with sexually assaulting a former classmate centered on whether the sex was consensual. Kyle McDowell, 19, is charged with three counts of rape, all first-degree felonies; gross sexual imposition, a...

No. 3 UConn holds off Florida State to win opener

AP Photo/Steve Cannon TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Napheesa Collier had 28 points and big block down the stretch to help No. 3 UConn open its season with a 78-76 win over No. 12 Florida State on Monday night. Saniya Chong scored 16 points and Katie Lou Samuelson added 14 as the...

ICC prosecutors: US forces may have committed war crimes

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.S. armed forces and the CIA may have committed war crimes by torturing detainees in Afghanistan, the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor said in a report Monday, raising the possibility that American citizens could be...