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MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guardsman convicted of sexually abusing his three adopted daughters was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole. The Marysville man, 42, had been charged with 35 crimes, including rape, sexual battery,...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that could make their state the easiest place in the nation for women to access birth control. The proposal advancing through the Legislature would allow pharmacists to write prescriptions for contraceptives after women...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air graphically warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park not to get too close to bison: They're wild animals and can be very dangerous. Rangers distribute the flyer to people as they enter the...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Arlington National Cemetery says a Louisiana National Guardsman who was killed in a helicopter crash in the Gulf of Mexico can't be buried at the hallowed grounds because he was killed during a training exercise. The burial plots are only for service members...
ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — The remains of an Ohio man who admitted beating his wife to death in 1993 have been buried inches from her grave, a decision the woman's daughter calls horrifying. The Chronicle-Telegram reports ( http://bit.ly/1FujTBx ) that the cremated remains of Marvin...
TOBYHANNA, Pa. (AP) — A tractor-trailer and a bus carrying Italian tourists collided Wednesday on a highway in eastern Pennsylvania, killing three people and sending more than a dozen to hospitals, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly after 10 a.m. on Interstate 380 in...
CHICAGO (AP) — A Muslim chaplain at Northwestern University says she wants United Airlines to make a public statement acknowledging she faced discriminatory treatment on a flight after she asked for an unopened can of Diet Coke. Tahera Ahmad says she was told during the Friday...
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A nonprofit that promised to turn gays heterosexual instead offered "junk science" and lies, an attorney for four young men told jurors Wednesday during opening statements in a fraud trial involving so-called gay conversion therapy. But an attorney for...
TOBYHANNA, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a head-on crash between a bus and a tractor-trailer has left two people dead and sent more than a dozen to hospitals. Monroe County emergency officials say the crash occurred shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday on...