Authorities ID woman hit by vehicle that left the scene

Authorities say a woman walking in northeast Ohio was struck and killed by a vehicle that left the scene
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Bail set at $5M for man charged with shooting at officer

A judge set bail at $5 million for a man charged with shooting at a Park County sheriff's deputy while fleeing a traffic stop
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Baltimore firefighter pleads guilty to assaulting bicyclist

A Baltimore firefighter has pleaded guilty to assaulting a bicyclist during an argument at a neighborhood meeting about a bike lane
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Bear takes a jaunt into woman's home

A woman in Connecticut woke up to an unlikely visitor when a 400-pound bear broke into her home
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Board OKs 1 Mississippi charter school, delays 3 other votes

One group has been approved to open a charter school in Mississippi, while a state board is delaying a decision on three others
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Body of man who went missing in pond recovered

Divers have recovered the body of a man who apparently drowned while fishing in Reservoir Pond in Canton
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Boy hit by car while riding scooter

Police say a 5-year-old boy has been hit by a car while riding his scooter, but will survive
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Cat found dead with throat slashed

A gruesome animal death is being investigated by police in Massachusetts
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Charges pending in fatal buggy crash

Criminal charges are pending for a motorist accused of striking an Amish buggy in southeastern Minnesota, killed one man and injuring two other people
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Collective says it's city's 'source for feminine totality'

Andrea Lenore Cortez and Alyssa Haley, co-founders of Tainted Inc., call their Hartford beauty-and-lifestyle collective "a source of feminine totality."
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Companies to extend broadband internet access in rural Ohio

Microsoft Corp. and an Ohio-based provider of telecommunications services have announced an agreement to extend broadband internet access to 110,000 people in rural Ohio over the next four years
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Dunkin' Donuts announces first gluten-free product

A larger portion of America's population can say they run on Dunkin's
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Editorial Roundup: Recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts of recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers
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Editorials from around Ohio

Editorials from around Ohio
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FBI investigates discovery of woman's body in North Carolina

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into the discovery of a body at a hotel in North Carolina
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Flood warnings as heavy rain expected over much of Missouri

The remnants of Tropical Depression Gordon are expected to drop heavy rain across much of Missouri through the weekend, creating a risk of flooding and flash-flooding
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Former Detroit IT chief sentenced to 20 months for bribery

A former head of Detroit's information technology services office has been sentenced to 20 months in prison after pleading guilty to accepting more than $29,000 in bribes
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Georgia music teacher charged with molesting 2 children

A music teacher in Georgia has been arrested and charged with molesting two children at his home earlier this month
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Highway reopens after tractor-trailer pulled from lake

A central Mississippi highway has reopened after a tractor-trailer ran off the road and crashed into a lake
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Hinting marriage, undercover cop elicits slaying confession

It took an undercover officer from a small village police department in Ohio to provide the final clues used to persuade a 73-year-old man to finally say he killed his wife of 53 years
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Hospital closes psychiatric unit after regulation changes

A northeast Ohio hospital closed its psychiatric unit because of changes in government regulation
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Jury gives death penalty to man in murder of 13-year-old

A central Mississippi jury is sentencing a man to death for murdering a 13-year-old during an attempted convenience store robbery in 2014
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Justice, son of Ohio AG, bows out after hearing ECOT case

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Pat DeWine has stepped aside from a hot-button case over how Ohio calculated funding for a now-defunct online charter school.
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Lewis urges togetherness and love in Hall of Fame speech

Ray Lewis used his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech to call for more enlightened leadership in our country
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Man killed, 2 injured in Amish buggy crash

Authorities say a 21-year-old man has died following a hit-and-run collision between a vehicle and an Amish buggy in southeast Minnesota
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Man pleads guilty to murder charge in missing wife's death

A prosecutor says an Ohio man who initially said his wife died of natural causes during their trip to Graceland in Tennessee has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder and other charges in her death
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Massachusetts boy dies riding bicycle in Rhode Island

Police say the child struck and killed by a vehicle while riding his bicycle along a Rhode Island bike path is a 6-year-old boy from Massachusetts
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Michigan Legislature OKs minimum wage, sick time initiatives

The Republican-controlled Michigan Senate has adopted ballot initiatives that would increase the state's minimum wage and require paid sick leave
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Michigan Senate OKs minimum wage, sick time initiatives

The Republican-controlled Michigan Senate has adopted ballot initiatives that would increase the state's minimum wage and require paid sick leave
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Mississippi House roll call vote on creating state lottery

A bill to create a state lottery in has passed the state House after debate on the proposed lottery corporation's powers
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Mississippi House roll call vote to pass a lottery bill

The Mississippi House has passed a bill that would create a state lottery, sending it to Gov. Phil Bryant, who is expected to sign it into law
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Mississippi school districts get projected ratings

The Mississippi Department of Education has projected but not approved 2017-18 ratings on an A to F scale for the state's school districts and charter schools
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Mississippi Senate roll call to pass a lottery bill

A bill to create a Mississippi lottery passed the state Senate late Monday
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Mississippi Senate roll call vote on creating state lottery

A bill to create a state lottery in has passed the state Senate after debate on the proposed lottery corporation's powers
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Mississippi's Grenada Railroad now owned by Florida company

Mississippi's Grenada Railroad is changing hands, as a new Florida company acquires rights from former owner Iowa Pacific Holdings
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Museum seeks to buy president's life insurance application

William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum in Ohio launches online fundraiser to buy a life insurance policy application filed by the former president
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New mural highlights longtime Ohio HS football rivalry

A new mural is highlighting one of Ohio's longtime high school football rivalries
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Nissan invests $170m at assembly plants to make new Altima

Nissan has announced a $170 million investment at two assembly plants in Tennessee and Mississippi to produce the 2019 Altima sedan
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No demonstrations during anthem at Hall of Fame game

[There were no demonstrations by any players during the singing of the national anthem at the Hall of Fame game. All players and coaches for the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens stood as the NFL's preseason began
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Official: 911 issues delayed response to school massacre

Quirks in a Florida city's 911 system hampered law enforcement's response to February's mass shooting at a high school
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Officials hold groundbreaking for expansion of airport

Officials has held a ceremonial groundbreaking at an Ohio airport for construction of a long-awaited expansion project
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Ohio airport kiosk offers free short stories for travelers

An Ohio airport is helping travelers by offering free reading material
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Ohio celebrates state landmarks with special programs

The state is hosting an annual celebration of Ohio landmarks by offering special tours and events
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Owner of American flag company indicted on tax charge

The owner of an Ohio company that makes American flags has been charged for failing to forward more than $160,000 in payroll taxes to the Internal Revenue Service
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Police arrest break-in suspect after foot chase

Police say a Massachusetts man fled the site of a break-in only to be arrested during a foot chase
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Police: Human remains found on trail

Authorities in Connecticut say human remains have been discovered along a walking trail
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Police: Ohio woman's body might have been dumped in landfill

Police say the body of an Ohio woman who was killed by her husband might have wound up in a Kentucky landfill
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Rescuers pull man to safety from Sioux Falls grain bin

Rescuers have pulled a man to safety after he became trapped in a Sioux Falls grain bin full of soybeans
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SE Minnesota man charged in fatal hit-and-run buggy crash

A 24-year-old man is charged with criminal vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run crash with an Amish buggy in southeastern Minnesota that killed one man and injured two others
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Semi driver killed along Highway 2 identified

The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the driver who died when his semi overturned on U.S. Highway 2. Sixty-seven-year-old Richard Cantone, of Minot, died at the scene of the crash early Monday near Ray
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