After sex video, S. Korea accused of targeting gay soldiers

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A watchdog group says South Korea’s army is hunting down and prosecuting gay servicemen after a video of two male soldiers having sex was posted on the internet earlier this year, stoking fear in an already persecuted minority group. Military...

Pipeline Firm Cited For 2M-gallon Spill In Ohio Wetlands

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Texas company building a high-pressure pipeline to carry natural gas from Appalachia has been issued violation notices for spilling a total of about 2 million gallons of drilling fluid into two separate wetlands last week, the Ohio Environmental Protection...

No Cellphone Found In Facebook Killer’s Car After Suicide

CLEVELAND (AP) — Pennsylvania police say a cellphone used to record video of a Cleveland retiree’s shooting death that was posted on Facebook was not found in the killer’s car. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/2ovysTt) officers didn’t find any electronic...

Police investigating report of robbery

Findlay police are investigating a report that a man was robbed at knifepoint Thursday evening. According to police, the victim said he met another man to purchase an item at 6:15 p.m. in the 2300 block of Ivy Lane. The victim said the man pulled out a large knife and demanded...

Gunman kills 2 St. Louis utility workers, turns gun on self

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A gunman opened fire on two utility workers in a residential St. Louis neighborhood Thursday, killing both of them before fatally shooting himself. The shooting happened around 11:15 a.m. on the western edge of the city. Police say the gunman walked up to...

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

AP Photo/Matt Rourke PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Yo, Roger, they did it. When the NFL chose Philadelphia to host the 2017 draft, it quickly became clear one of the world’s most famous movie locations would be the perfect site to hold the three-day extravaganza. “We had...

Harvey Weinstein complains of R rating for trans teen film

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein knows he can be temperamental, and he knows he’s not above a good publicity stunt, but he said Thursday his complaints over an R rating for his company’s upcoming trans teen family story “3 Generations” are worth the...

Smith To Start For Cavs; Pacers Make Lineup Change In Game 3

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — J.R. Smith will be back in the Cleveland Cavaliers starting lineup Thursday night. And he’ll be facing a new-look Indiana Pacers lineup in Game 3 of the first-round playoff series. Forward C.J. Miles will return to the Pacers’ starting rotation,...

Hawaii lawmakers criticize Sessions' island judge remarks

AP Photo/Alex Brandon HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s Democratic lawmakers on Thursday criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he expressed amazement on a radio show that a “judge sitting on an island in the Pacific” could stop the president’s...

2 Seattle officers shot, 1 critically; a suspect on the run

AP Photo/Ted S. Warren SEATTLE (AP) — Two Seattle police officers responding to a robbery at a convenience store were shot, one critically, and authorities were still searching for a suspect Thursday. Another suspect was taken into custody, while a third was found with...