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2 boaters found dead in Lake Erie; 2 more missing


TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say the bodies of two of four missing boaters in western Lake Erie have been recovered off the Ohio shoreline. Officials say they recovered the bodies of two females Thursday. More>>

Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race

Police stepped up patrols near the Boston Marathon finish line after a masked man walked in the street with a rice cooker in his backpack only hours after the city marked the anniversary of last year's deadly... More>>

Low of 19 degrees in Toledo breaks 139-year record


TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Winter temperatures are refusing to go away in northwestern Ohio. The thermometer dropped to 19 degrees in Toledo Wednesday morning, breaking a 139-year-old record for the same date More>>

Break-in suspect rescued from Ohio restaurant vent


MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) - Police say an Ohio man suspected of breaking into a restaurant overnight became stuck in a ventilation duct, triggered a fire alarm and had to be rescued by emergency responders. The More>>

Brother, 4, shoots 2-year-old after finding gun


COCHRANTON, Pa. (AP) - A 2-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the face by his 4-year-old brother who found a loaded gun in their northwestern Pennsylvania home while their mother slept. State police More>>

Holder urges use of overdose-reversal drug

Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday urged first responders to use an overdose-reversal drug to help save lives amid a nationwide resurgence in heroin abuse, a public health scourge claiming the lives of... More>>

Man charged with marathon hoax is held on bail

Authorities say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker is scheduled to appear in court. More>>

1st grader cuts seats, threatens girl with knife


CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania first-grader has been moved to an alternative school for slashing school bus seats with a knife and making a girl feel threatened with the weapon. Connellsville More>>

Crosses displayed in Ohio village challenged


STRATTON, Ohio (AP) - A group advocating the separation of church and state is protesting a pair of crosses displayed for Easter at an eastern Ohio village's municipal building. More>>

Cincinnati hires more police as homicides rise


CINCINNATI (AP) - Cincinnati has hired 23 new police officers from other departments to boost enforcement efforts as the number of homicides increases. City council More>>

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