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Ozark campground raises money to send kids to camp

Ebony Davis, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:31am

Ozark KOA owner Lori Hemmis wonders what it must have been like to have attended a camp with kids who faced some of the same challenges as she had when she was diagnosed with a childhood cancer.

Riverton Job Corps center graduates first class

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:31am

The first commencement ceremony at the new Wind River Job Corps center in Riverton saw 35 students graduate from the facility.

Report: Ohio's online charter schools producing poor results

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:31am

A national charter school advocacy group says Ohio residents should be outraged by the low performance of several online charter schools in the state.

2 dead, several hurt after Fort Worth dance studio shooting

Emily Schmall, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:31am

Two people were killed and several others injured following a shooting at a nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth, Texas, police said Saturday.

2 arrests in Las Vegas drive-by shooting that killed teens

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:20am

Police say two suspects have been arrested in the drive-by shooting deaths of two teens near downtown Las Vegas.

Ohio waives teaching license fees for military members, vets

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:20am

The Ohio Department of Education has eliminated fees for teaching licenses for military veterans and for active-duty service members and their spouses.

Kentucky teen recovering after bitten by rabid fox

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:11am

A Northern Kentucky teenager is recovering after he was bitten by a rabid fox.

Man dies after shooting outside Las Vegas liquor store

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:11am

Police say one person is dead after a shooting broke out in front of a liquor store in Las Vegas.

Rainbow Family arriving in Vermont forest for annual fest

Wilson Ring, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 8:00am

Thousands of people are continuing to arrive in the Vermont town of Mount Tabor for the annual Rainbow Gathering of Living Light festival being held in the Green Mountain National Forest.

Man accused of stalking Santa Fe author's granddaughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 7:50am

A Nevada man is accused of stalking the granddaughter of Santa Fe antiquities dealer Forrest Fenn and claiming she is actually the treasure that Fenn has been hiding.

Kaysville road rage leads to 87-year-old man being beaten

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 7:41am

Police say a road rage was the motive behind the beating of an 87-year-old man in a Kaysville parking lot.

Marriage ruling plaintiff from Ohio dedicated to activism

Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 7:30am

Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him, beginning a whirlwind of events that led to his name being at the top of the U.S. Supreme Court case that resulted exactly two years later in legalization of same-sex marriage across America.

Corruption case casts harsh light on NYPD handgun permits

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 7:30am

A corruption probe at the New York Police Department has cast a harsh light on how people get handgun permits in a city that boasts some of the nation's toughest gun laws.

Inmate who fled from work crew in Reno back in custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 6:50am

An inmate who walked away from a work crew in Reno has been located.

Texas police say 2 dead, several injured after shooting at nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 5:50am

Texas police say 2 dead, several injured after shooting at nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth.

Couple unveils unique homemade library

Matt Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 5:10am

The newest library on Revillagigedo Island doesn't have late fees or strict operating hours, and patrons don't necessarily have to return the books they check out.

Alumnus donates gunshot detection system to UConn

Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 4:50am

The University of Connecticut is launching a pilot program for a gunshot detection system that can identify the acoustic wave form of a gunshot.

Newspaper: Man given clemency in murder case faces new probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 1:20am

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports that a Montana man who was granted clemency by the governor after he spent three decades behind bars for a murder he says he did not commit is now under investigation on allegations that he asked a female to perform sex acts.

Therapy dogs make difference 1 wag at a time

Craig Handel-Press, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 25th - 1:10am

The minute Laura Diachenko hands Jack's leash to Roger Wieland, they are off on their daily adventure at Cape Coral's Gulf Coast Village.