Doctors Say US Student Freed By North Korea Has Brain Damage

WYOMING, Ohio (AP) — An American college student who emerged from prison in North Korea in a coma has severe brain damage, but doctors don’t know what caused it, a medical team treating him in Ohio said Thursday. The doctors described Otto Warmbier as being in a state of...

The Latest: Adviser Says Obama Tried To Get Warmbier Back

WYOMING, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an American college student freed this week by North Korea (all times local): 7:20 p.m. One of former President Barack Obama’s advisers says the Obama administration had “no higher priority” than securing the release of...
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Emails reiterate EPA chief's ties to fossil fuel interests

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly obtained emails underscore just how closely Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt coordinated with fossil fuel companies while serving as Oklahoma’s state attorney general, a position in which he...

Frontier League

___ Washington 5, River City 4 Evansville 12, Lake Erie 3 Normal 8, Joliet 1 Florence at Windy City, 8:05 p.m. Schaumburg at Gateway, 8:05 p.m. Traverse City at Southern Illinois, 8:05 p.m. Joliet at Florence, 7:05 p.m. Evansville at Washington, 7:05 p.m. Schaumburg at Normal,...

Warmbier Release Followed Rare Trip By US Official To NKorea

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says the U.S. diplomat who traveled to North Korea to secure American college student Otto Warmbier’s (WORM’-birz) release was also able to make contact with three other Americans detained there. State Department spokeswoman...

US official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

AP Photo/Jon Chol Jin WASHINGTON (AP) — It took months of “quiet diplomacy,” a change in U.S. presidents and an American diplomat’s extraordinary, secret visit to Pyongyang to bring Otto Warmbier home. U.S. special envoy Joseph Yun was a household name to...

Water boil advisory issued

Because of repair work on a water main on Londonderry Drive, a water boil advisory has been issued for two addresses on that street as well as several others on Tiffin Avenue. Addresses affected include 821, 825 Londonderry Drive, and 1735, 1739, 1745, 1749, 1765, 1777, 1781,...

ACLU Sues To Stop Deportation Of Arrested Iraqi Nationals

DETROIT (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union filed a class-action lawsuit Thursday seeking to stop the government from deporting more than 100 Iraqi nationals who were rounded up in raids last weekend. The lawsuit filed in federal court in Detroit against U.S. Immigration...
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Nevada forces drugmakers to reveal insulin pricing, profits

AP Photo/John Locher CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law Thursday the nation’s strictest requirements for pharmaceutical companies to reveal how they set certain prescription drug prices. The bipartisan legislation focuses on insulin...

Sam Hornish Jr. To Drive 3 Xfinity Series Races For Penske

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Sam Hornish Jr. will drive three Xfinity Series races for Team Penske this summer. Hornish will drive the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang at Iowa Speedway on June 24 and July 29. He will also race Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Aug. 12. Hornish has...