Hackers in Russia claim to shut down African Cup website

AP Photo/Sunday Alamba LIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — A group of Russian hackers claimed Saturday to have shut down the website of the African Cup of Nations soccer tournament in a protest at organizers holding it in Gabon, where President Ali Bongo Ondimba retained power in...

Rooney becomes Man United's record scorer with 250th goal

AP Photo/Dave Thompson STOKE, England (AP) — Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s record scorer after moving onto 250 goals by netting a stoppage-time equalizer in Saturday’s Premier League game against Stoke. Rooney had been tied on 249 goals with Bobby...

Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road

VERONA, Italy (AP) — A bus carrying Hungarian students home from a school ski trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and burst into flames, killing at least 16 people, police said Saturday. Thirty nine others survived, but some were seriously...

'The Workers Cup' sheds light on migrant workers in Qatar

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Director Adam Sobel never intended to end up in Qatar, but it was 2010, jobs were scarce in the U.S. and his longtime girlfriend – now his wife – had just been offered a job teaching at a Northwestern University Qatar. So they went. While...

Two injured in Ohio 12 crash

Two people were transported to the hospital this morning following a two-vehicle accident on Ohio 12 near County Road 9, west of Findlay, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. The driver of one vehicle, Mark Greiner, 49, and a passenger, Jacquelyn Greiner, 39, both of...

Trucker loses trailer of 38,000 pounds of marbles on I-465

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A trucker has lost his marbles in the Indianapolis area. State police tell TV station WXIN that a truck carrying 38,000 pounds of marbles lost its trailer Saturday on southbound Interstate 465, near Pendleton Pike. The marbles were on the shoulder and in...

Data: Number Of Ohio Charter Schools Dropped For 3rd Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Department of Education statistics show the number of charter schools in the state dropped in 2016 for the third straight year, and the number of students attending the schools also decreased. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) the department’s...

Some Ohio Colleges Won’t Act On State’s Concealed Carry Law

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials at some public and private colleges in Ohio say they don’t plan to take action on a new state law taking effect this spring that allows permit holders to carry a concealed firearm on campus. Under the bill signed by Republican Gov. John Kasich...

Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In the rarefied world of high-end bong makers, Roor glass water pipes have long been smoked to impress. The status symbols are so sought after that some models command prices of $1,000. There’s even a diamond-studded, gold-gilded Roor that...

2 convicted in shooting that paralyzed “Hoop Dreams” player

CHICAGO (AP) — Two men have been convicted of attempted murder and aggravated battery for a shooting that paralyzed a Chicago high school basketball coach who played on one of the teams featured in the 1994 documentary “Hoop Dreams.” Shawn Harrington was shot...