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Peru investigates Greenpeace member in Nazca stunt

Greenpeace activists stand next to massive letters delivering the message “Time for Change: The Future is Renewable” next to the hummingbird geoglyph in Nazca in Peru, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. Greenpeace activists from Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Spain, Germany, Italy and...
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After school massacre, 2 Pakistan militants hanged

Pakistani worshippers attend a prayer for the victims killed in Tuesday’s Taliban attack on a military-run school in Peshawar, in Karachi, Pakistan, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 67 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan...

Ohio Voters Could See 2015 Marijuana Question

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Marijuana would be legal in Ohio for both personal and medical use under a proposal that’s beginning its way toward next year’s ballot. ResponsibleOhio, a coalition of legalization proponents, says it will pursue a 2015 constitutional amendment...

Browns Cornerback Joe Haden Practices, Could Play

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns star cornerback Joe Haden returned to practice and is questionable for Sunday’s game against Carolina. Haden injured his right shoulder last week when he fell hard while trying to make an interception in a loss to Cincinnati. He didn’t...
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New Jersey judge sends Rocky the bobcat to a zoo

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that kept escaping its southern New Jersey home is going to a zoo. A judge in Stafford Township on Friday ordered Rocky’s owner to relinquish ownership of her wayward pet. Rocky has been the subject of an ongoing legal fight...

Cleveland Police Unions Hope Feds’ Probe Will Help

CLEVELAND (AP) — The heads of the city police department’s two unions say they disagree with some of the U.S. Justice Department’s conclusions in a report alleging a pattern and practice of excessive use of force by officers. But they also hope an eventual agreement...

Two injured in Hardin County hit-and-run

Two people were struck Thursday while changing a tire on Ohio 31 near milepost 4 in Hardin County’s Hale Township, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol, and authorities are searching for the vehicle involved. A 2008 Buick Enclave, owned by Lauren James,...

Trial Date Set For Ohio Ex-lawmaker’s Fraud Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former southwest Ohio lawmaker accused of misleading investors about a company’s financial status and using their money for personal gain is set to go on trial March 23. The Hamilton County Common Pleas Court judge who will decide the case set the trial...

Camellia Bowl Preview Capsule

Bowling Green (7-6) vs. South Alabama (6-6), 9:15 p.m. ET Saturday (ESPN) Line: South Alabama by 3. Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Both teams are vying to finish with a winning record. It’s South Alabama’s first bowl game while Bowling Green is...

Ohio Muslim Woman Sues Over Jail Church Attendance

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Muslim woman has sued Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County in northeast Ohio alleging she was forced to attend Christian church services during a 60-day jail stint on an assault charge. Twenty-four-year-old Sakeena Majeed of the Cleveland suburb of Rocky...