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4/5/2014 6:19 AM
Jury awards $39M in fatal repaving accident
CLEVELAND — An Ohio jury has awarded $39 million to the family of a construction inspector killed during a highway repaving project.

4/5/2014 6:17 AM
Body donation law would change under House bill
LANSING, Mich. — Dr. Joyce deJong has performed close to 2,500 autopsies in her career as a forensic pathologist and medical examiner. But she still marvels at the memory of learning from dead bodies as a student.

4/4/2014 4:56 PM
'Escalating argument' led to Fort Hood attack
FORT HOOD, Texas — The Fort Hood soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself had an argument with colleagues in his unit before opening fire, and investigators believe his mental condition was not the “direct precipitating factor” in the shooting, authorities said Friday.

4/4/2014 9:03 PM
MLK Bridge to close for 2 hours Saturday
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Bridge will be closed from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday for maintenance in preparation for the first ships of spring, the city transportation division announced.

4/4/2014 7:05 PM
Heineken will invest in Haiti brewery
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti  — The Dutch brewer Heineken announced today that it is investing $100 million in its Haiti production plant that makes the popular lager Prestige.

4/4/2014 6:50 PM
Minnesota patient has W. African virus
A traveler who flew back to the United States from West Africa was diagnosed with the rare and sometimes deadly Lassa fever, said health authorities who on today were trying to identify others on the plane who may have been exposed.

4/4/2014 3:14 PM
The Blade files suit against government
The Blade filed a lawsuit today in U.S. District Court against a variety of government officials over the detention last week of two journalists by military security outside the General Dynamics Lima tank plant.

4/4/2014 4:40 PM
Findlay man jailed after 7th DUI
FINDLAY -- A Findlay man who has seven drunken driving convictions remains in jail today after he was arrested and accused of drunken driving following a two-vehicle collision, in which he and the other driver suffered minor injuries late Thursday.

4/4/2014 2:47 PM
Use of Chief Wahoo logo protested in Cleveland
CLEVELAND — Carrying hand-painted signs that read, “We Are Not Honored,” and “Our Children Are Not Mascots,” a small group of Native Americans demonstrated against the Indians’ use of their smiling, Chief Wahoo logo before the team’s home opener at Progressive Field.

4/4/2014 7:13 AM
AP photographer killed in Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan police commander opened fire today on two Associated Press journalists inside a security forces base in eastern Afghanistan, killing prize-winning photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding veteran correspondent Kathy Gannon.