With 2 In 3 Months, Ohio Executions Could Be Back On Track

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Court rulings favorable to the state and the outcome of two executions in three months indicate Ohio could be on track to resume putting inmates to death regularly. The state executed child killer Ronald Phillips in July and double killer Gary Otte on...

World leaders face crises in North Korea and Myanmar at UN

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Facing an escalating nuclear threat from North Korea and the mass flight of minority Muslims from Myanmar, world leaders gather at the United Nations starting Monday to tackle these and other tough challenges – from the spread of terrorism to a...

Cuba mystery: What theories US investigators are pursuing

AP Photo/Desmond Boylan WASHINGTON (AP) — There must be an answer. Whatever is harming U.S. diplomats in Havana, it’s eluded the doctors, scientists and intelligence analysts scouring for answers. Investigators have chased many theories, including a sonic attack,...

Music review: Ringo Starr gives his love on new “Love” album

Ringo Starr, “Give More Love” (UMe) We’re on the road again with the skiffle band king, Ringo Starr. The busiest of all Beatles is out with his 19th solo album, “Give More Love,” featuring a who’s-who of rock greats as supporting cast. Starr...

The Latest: Animal rights protesters disrupt Burberry show

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on London Fashion Week (all times local): 7 p.m. Guests attending Burberry’s catwalk show at London Fashion Week have found their usual red carpet welcome replaced by heckling protesters. Dozens of animal rights activists made a loud racket...

Ohio Woman Says Drug-addicted Son Died After Irma Transfer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman says her drug-addicted son has died of an apparent overdose after being abruptly released from a Florida treatment center ahead of Hurricane Irma. Kristy Herndon Whaley, of Westerville, says the body of 25-year-old Kyle Whaley was found behind...

The Latest: PM says teen German girl still in Iraqi prison

AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest from the AP’s exclusive interview with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Iraq’s prime minister says the teenage German girl found in Mosul last month who ran away from home after...
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The Latest: Hundreds show for 2nd day of St. Louis protests

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local): Noon About 300 people have gathered in a suburban St. Louis park to discuss how they will...

Scam calls claim locals must pay fine to avoid arrest

Findlay residents reported multiple similar scam calls on Saturday, according to the Findlay Police Department. Callers report they are contacted by a man with the Findlay Police Department and claiming there is a warrant for the citizen’s arrest due to missing jury duty. The...

Volunteers Hit Great Lakes Beaches For Annual Trash Cleanup

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Thousands of volunteers are fanning out along Great Lakes beaches Saturday for an annual trash pickup. An environmental group called the Alliance for the Great Lakes sponsors the Adopt-a-Beach program every September, as summer tourist season winds...