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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania school district where high levels of lead in an elementary school's water went unresolved for months faces a federal lawsuit. The school, Summit Elementary, was closed for two days in January after the district superintendent says he...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Shawn Blazsek knew a string of concussions from high school football and boxing was catching up with him. He would go days without sleeping and was forgetting how to tie his shoes. Still, at age 33, he was stunned after being told he had Alzheimer's disease...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has refused to lift his order delaying Ohio's executions after declaring the state's new lethal injection process unconstitutional. Magistrate Judge Michael Merz last month rejected Ohio's use of a sedative used in problematic executions in...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Davis-Monthan Air Force Base says military officials have confirmed that a device that badly burned a Arizona woman was an Air Force flare. The Graham County Sheriff's Office says the device exploded into flames Jan. 31 when 49-year-old Diane Briscoe found...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a 79-year-old doctor charged with participating in a $200 million bribery scheme (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Jurors have heard opening statements in the trial of a 79-year-old New Jersey doctor charged in a $200 million health...
LONDON (AP) — Prince William is speaking out about ending the stigma surrounding mental health treatment. William told a gathering of health writers in London on Monday that treating mental health with the same respect as physical health "should be the norm." He calls the United...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Two Maryland companies say the state is wrongly refusing to explain why they were abruptly bumped off a list of 15 finalists to be licensed to grow medical marijuana in the state. Green Thumb Industries and Maryland Cultivation and Processing have asked a...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Attorneys for two companies suing the state of Maryland after being bumped off a list of 15 finalists for licenses to grow medical marijuana say the state is blocking their efforts to find out why they were shuffled out. Attorneys in a lawsuit have asked a...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — To prosecutors, Bernard Greenspan saw dollar signs when a blood-testing lab company came to his office seeking referrals several years ago, and he reaped a $200,000 windfall in illegal bribes. Greenspan's attorney tells a different story, of an "old-school,...