Man Suspected Of Bosnian War Crimes Pleads Guilty In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who was accused of hiding his employment with a special Serbian police unit in Bosnia around the time of the Serb massacre of 8,000 Muslim Bosnians during the 1995 genocide has pleaded guilty to a U.S. immigration fraud charge. The U.S. government...

Judge: Former Chain Exec Used Racial Epithets In Recording

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A federal judge says the former president of the truck stop chain Pilot Flying J disparaged black people, women and the city of Cleveland in secret recordings that have been kept under seal in his fraud trial. The reports U.S. District Judge Curtis...

Ohio Man Digs Into Past To Create Serpent Mound In His Yard

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As the son of a Norwegian and a Swede, Donn Young knows all about Norse mythology. Soon, his neighbors will, too. Young has spent this fall building an earthen version of Jormungandr, the Midgard serpent, in his front yard. After all, Young lives on Midgard...

Hancock County 2018 budget includes pay raise

Hancock County’s $26 million general fund budget for 2018, which the county commissioners are likely to approve on Dec. 21, includes a 2 percent raise for county employees. The pay increase is similar to what unionized employees at the sheriff’s office received earlier this year....

Report: Ohio IT Administrator Wrongly Solicited Speaking Fee

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state watchdog says an Ohio technology administrator wrongly solicited a $37,000 speaking fee from a company that has received millions of dollars in state contracts. The Ohio Inspector General says Stuart Davis, the Department of Administrative Services...

College Students Used 3D Technology To Make Devices For Vets

CLEVELAND (AP) — It was the simple things they missed. Gardening. Turning the pages of a book. Using an electric razor. Veterans, many of them requiring wheelchairs, told Cuyahoga Community College students about their longings as they all gathered not too long ago in a room at...

Pearl Harbor survivors remember those killed 76 years ago

HONOLULU (AP) — Survivors gathered Thursday at the site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to remember fellow servicemen killed in the early morning raid 76 years ago, paying homage to the thousands who died with a solemn ceremony marking the surprise bombing raid that...

Students hid in classrooms during shooting that left 3 dead

AZTEC, N.M. (AP) — Students hid in their classrooms, some behind locked doors, as a suspect opened fire Thursday inside a New Mexico high school, killing two classmates before ending up dead. Authorities and other officials in the small town of Aztec near the Colorado border have...
California Wildfire wreaking havoc
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Video: Highway Travel Disrupted by California Wildfire

Authorities closed a major freeway Thursday as flames from the Southern California wildfire jumped lanes and threatened beach front homes.  
Houston Road Rage caught on camera
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Video: Houston Road Rage Incident Caught on Camera

A Houston television station captured a road rage incident on tape that showed two motorists firing handguns at each other after their vehicles were involved in a minor accident.