Hospital Honors 2 Firefighters Killed In Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two firefighters killed this past winter are being honored at the University of Toledo Medical Center. A plaque for each firefighter will be added to the school’s Emergency Medicine Wall of Honor. A university official says the plaques will be a reminder...

Ohio Bill Aims To Help Veterans With College, Jobs

CINCINNATI (AP) — A bill aimed at making it easier for Ohio veterans to get college and professional licensing credit for their military experience is on its way to the state Senate. The legislation recently approved overwhelmingly by the Ohio House is similar to laws being...
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AP PHOTOS: Fashion show sweeps into West Bank

In this photo taken Thursday, May 1, 2014, a model backstage is prepared to display a creation by designer Fayzeh Pearl ahead the opening day of the Palestine Fashion Week 2014, in the West Bank city of Ramallah. While Ramallah is not internationally known for fashion, organizers...
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5 cautionary signs in April’s US jobs report

In this April 10, 2014, photo, a sign points to a job fair on the campus of Kaplan University in Lincoln, Neb. At first glance, April’s U.S. employment report suggested that the agonizingly slow 5½-year-old economic recovery has gained new momentum. Yet several cautionary...
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What’s in a name for 19 Kentucky Derby horses

Exercise rider Joel Barrientos takes Kentucky Derby entrant Vicar’s in Trouble for a morning workout during a morning workout at Churchill Downs Friday, May 2, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) Exercise rider Joel Barrientos takes Kentucky Derby entrant...
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It is a 1st round to savor in the NBA and NHL

Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard, center, celebrates his winning shot against the Houston Rockets during the last .9 of a second of game six of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series game in Portland, Ore., Friday May 2, 2014. The Trail Blazers won the series in...
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Syria activists say evacuations from Homs delayed

FILE – This file photo released on Thursday Nov. 29, 2012 by the anti-government activist group Homs City Union of The Syrian Revolution, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens walking in a destroyed street that was...

Buffett to answer Berkshire shareholder questions

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting is part celebration and part education. More than 30,000 people gathered Saturday to hear the company’s top two executives, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger, answer questions. Meanwhile, some of the...

Guilty Plea Expected In Jogger’s Stabbing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge has scheduled a hearing where a 16-year-old boy charged in the stabbing death of a central Ohio jogger is expected to plead guilty. The teen is charged with one count of murder and one count of tampering with evidence. Franklin County judge Timothy...

Official: Boy who stowed away on jet leaves Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — The 15-year-old boy who survived a 5½-hour flight from California to Hawaii in a jet’s wheel well has left the state, an official said late Friday. Kayla Rosenfeld, the spokeswoman for Hawaii’s Department of Human Services, said that the youth...