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7/25/2014 12:42 PM
U.S., UN renew Gaza truce efforts
JERUSALEM — The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel’s 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled unrest in the West Bank, where five Palestinians were killed in protests.

7/25/2014 12:17 PM
Mich. man may be charged in dog attack
METAMORA TOWNSHIP, Mich.  — The owner of two dogs that fatally mauled a man as he jogged along a rural Michigan road could be charged after the attack, which was the third since 2012 involving canines from the same property, officials said.

7/25/2014 6:49 AM
Black box found at site of Air Algerie crash
PARIS — French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali today, officials said. Terrorism hasn’t been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all 118 people onboard is bad weather.

7/25/2014 12:00 AM
Vigil for man found in landfill
FREMONT — The front lawn at Fremont Ross High School was filled Thursday with the light of about 500 candles from people who had gathered the commemorate Cory Barron.

7/25/2014 11:45 AM
Iran confirms it is holding 4 journalists
WASHINGTON — Iran confirmed today that it has detained four journalists, including a reporter for The Washington Post and two freelance photographers, but did not disclose details about why they were being held.

7/25/2014 12:00 AM
OSU fires band director
COLUMBUS — It was a swift rise and a dizzying fall.

7/25/2014 12:00 AM
PIB police chief defends officers
PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio — With a party that attracts thousands of tourists on the horizon this weekend, South and Middle Bass islands’ residents and business owners brought a bevy of concerns about the Put-in-Bay police department to the village’s first public safety forum in two years.

7/25/2014 10:36 AM
Kansas baby dies after being left in hot car
WICHITA, Kan. — Police say a 10-month-old girl has died after being left in a hot car outside a house in south Wichita.

7/25/2014 10:35 AM
Investigators visit Ukraine crash site
KHARKIV, Ukraine  —A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators walked the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash area and help bring the last of the victims home.

7/25/2014 12:00 AM
Fund-raiser set for area toddler
CAREY, Ohio — Emma Nickerson awoke one morning in February, shortly after her second birthday, and could no longer walk properly. Her family soon learned that she had a rare disorder called Krabbe leukodystrophy.