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Pistorius prosecutors file appeal papers at Supreme Court

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Prosecutors pushing for a murder conviction against Oscar Pistorius have filed papers at South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal. Court registrar Paul Myburgh said the papers were filed Monday, four days ahead of Pistorius’ expected...
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Large explosion rocks central Bangkok intersection; 15 dead

BANGKOK (AP) — A bomb exploded at a popular shrine near a key political protest site in central Bangkok on Monday evening, the government said, reportedly killing more than a dozen people and injuring many others. The bomb exploded inside the Erawan Shrine, and another...
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VIDEO: Hartman sentenced in infant son’s death

Jerrod Hartman was sentenced Monday to 14 years in prison in the killing of his infant son in 2013. Hartman pleaded guilty to two felonies: involuntary manslaughter, for which he received an 8-year sentence, and endangering a child, for which he received a 6-year sentence. MORE:...
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VIDEO: Flag City BalloonFest begins

Flag City BalloonFest kicked off its 2015 iteration on Friday morning with hot air balloon rides from Emory Adams Park in Findlay. Wes Dickerson, pilot of the balloon Fore, talked about what he enjoys most about hot air ballooning.

Police: Suspect dead after report of gunshots at Tenn. theater

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police say a suspect is dead after officers responded to reports of shots fired at a movie theater southeast of Nashville, Tennessee. Metro Nashville police said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon that there was an active shooter situation at the Carmike...
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Islamic State group in Egypt threatens to kill Croat hostage

CAIRO (AP) — An Islamic State affiliate released a video Wednesday threatening to kill a Croatian hostage if Egyptian authorities do not release “Muslim women” held in prison within 48 hours, a day before the country plans to unveil a highly promoted new extension of...
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Experts determine that wing fragment is from missing MH370

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s prime minister says experts in France have determined that a barnacle-encrusted airplane wing fragment came from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared more than a year ago with 239 people aboard. Prime Minister Najib Razak...
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VIDEO: Memorial service for Trooper Ryan Wilson

A memorial service for Trooper Ryan Wilson was held Thursday at Knollcrest Gardens, west of Arcadia. Wilson, 38, died from cancer on July 24 at Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. He was a trooper most recently with the Bucyrus Post’s criminal investigation division. He...
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Cincinnati cop pleads not guilty to murder in traffic stop

CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist after stopping him over a missing front license plate pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of murder and involuntary manslaughter. Twenty-five-year-old Ray Tensing appeared at his arraignment...

AP source: Indians trade outfielder Moss to Cardinals

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Indians have dealt outfielder Brandon Moss to the St. Louis Cardinals. In return, Cleveland will receive minor league pitcher Rob Kaminsky. The person spoke Thursday to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity...