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Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy

A street is littered with debris after a Saudi-led airstrike against Iran-allied Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, hit a site of a weapons cache in Yemen’s capital, Monday, April 20, 2015. Airstrikes on weapons caches in Yemen’s rebel-held capital on Monday caused...
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The Latest: Captain and crew member arrested

European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini, center, speaks with EU foreign ministers during a meeting at the EU Council building in Luxembourg on Monday, April 20, 2015. An Italian coast guard ship headed toward Sicily Monday to look for survivors of a capsized ship in...
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Prosecutors: Capsized boat captain and crew member arrested

Italian Coast Guard officers disembark the body of a dead migrant off the ship Bruno Gregoretti, in Valletta’s Grand Harbour, Monday, April 20 2015. A smuggler’s boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya’s coast on Saturday as rescuers...

Ohio Elections Board Assures Staff After Meningitis Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio elections board is assuring staff and voters that operations will continue as usual after a poll worker in training contracted bacterial meningitis. Ben Piscitelli (pihsk-ih-TEL’-ee), spokesman for the Franklin County Board of Elections, says...

Ohio House Panel Adjusts Funding To Help School Districts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House panel is moving to hold school districts harmless in the state’s upcoming two-year budget when it comes to two streams of tax revenue. In changes being finalized Monday, the House Finance Committee restored cuts to the state’s...

Obama Honors National Champion Buckeyes At White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is honoring the national champion Ohio State football team, taking just a little bit of credit for the new playoff system that the Buckeyes mastered. Ohio State won the first College Football Playoff in January, beating Oregon in the title...

Man dies after setting fire in home

One person has died this afternoon following a fire at 528 Columbus Ave. According to Fostoria Police Chief Keith Loreno, dispatch received a call at approximately 2:08 p.m. regarding an individual threatening to hurt himself inside the home. Officers arrived on scene and, after...

Jail Privatization Provision Struck From Ohio House Budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House Finance Committee is striking a provision from the state budget that would have allowed for privatization of county jails. The change was among dozens being hammered out Monday ahead of expected committee approval of the two-year, $71.5...

Ohio House Panel Pulls Public Records Audit Item From Budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House Finance Committee is pulling an item from the state budget that would have stifled Auditor Dave Yost’s new public records audit system. The panel removed the provision Monday as it put finishing touches on the two-year, $71.5 billion...

Cardinal Health Paying $26.8 Million In FTC Settlement

NEW YORK (AP) — Cardinal Health will pay $26.8 million as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over charges it monopolized the sale of diagnostic drugs known as low-energy radiopharmaceuticals in 25 markets. The charges alleged that the pharmaceutical and...