Review: Monsters intrude on a culture clash in 'Great Wall'

“Tell the world what you have seen,” a character exclaims in “The Great Wall,” ”and what is coming!” The warning is about the mythical mass of marauding monsters that are sweeping down northern China but it could just as easily be for the kind...

Motorist Indicted In Fatal Hit-skip Of Cleveland Officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say the motorist arrested in the fatal hit-skip of a Cleveland police patrolman on an interstate had cocaine in his system when he struck the officer. Forty-five-year-old Israel Alvarez, of Cleveland, was indicted Thursday on charges of aggravated...

FBI: Gang Members Arrested In Phone Thefts From 9 States

CLEVELAND (AP) — The FBI says agents and Cleveland police officers have arrested three members of the Ohio-based Heartless Felons street gang in connection with the theft of $500,000 in phones and electronic devices from nine states. An FBI spokeswoman in Cleveland says the gang...

Three-vehicle injury crash reported

A three-vehicle injury crash was reported at South Main and Pearl Streets, according to scanner traffic. The crash was reported around 3:52 p.m. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.
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Some excerpts from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's missive

AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein In Mark Zuckerberg’s vision, Facebook can help build communities, encourage civic engagement, and keep us safer and more informed. That’s the long-term plan at least, years, if not decades, down the line. He outlined his view for the social...
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The Zuckerberg manifesto: How he plans to debug the world

AP Photo/Esteban Felix NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Zuckerberg’s long-term vision for Facebook, laid out in a sweeping manifesto , sometimes sounds more like a utopian social guide than a business plan. Are we, he asks, “building the world we all want?” While most...
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Roman Polanski seeks to have prosecutor's testimony unsealed

AP Photo/Alik Keplicz LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roman Polanski’s attorney has asked a Los Angeles judge to unseal testimony given by a former prosecutor who handled the fugitive director’s sexual assault case. It is Polanski’s latest bid to end the nearly...

Review: 'Fist Fight' an indulgence in pre-teen male fantasy

If you like Ice Cube surly and sneering, find penis drawings hilarious and believe real men solve problems by throwing punches, “Fist Fight ” is for you. This R-rated comedy from director Richie Keen starts with a ridiculous premise: One high-school teacher insists...

Shortstop Zack Cozart One Of Reds’ Last Remaining Holdovers

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Shortstop Zack Cozart expected to be manning the middle of the Cincinnati Reds’ infield with veteran Brandon Phillips for the sixth straight season. Instead, the second baseman has been traded, and Cozart knows he could be next. The Reds sent Phillips...

Cops: Motive For Anti-Arab Graffiti Was Personal, Not Ethnic

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio man told them he spray-painted a swastika and a message cursing Arabs on a Lebanese family’s home because he was angry over a perceived slight, not because of their ethnicity. Twenty-eight-year-old Osama Nazzal, of Toledo, is scheduled...