Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Google seeks help defining 'Right to be Forgotten'

MADRID (AP) — Google Chairman Eric Schmidt and a panel of experts held the first of seven public sessions Tuesday to help the company define how it should enforce a new "Right to be Forgotten" rule under which Europeans can seek the removal of embarrassing search results.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 122

Read more...

4th US aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — The fourth American aid worker sickened with the Ebola virus arrived Tuesday morning to a mostly calm scene at Emory University Hospital, where two others have been successfully treated.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 111

Read more...

100 onions grown by Maine 5th-graders stolen

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — It was supposed to be a lesson in growing your own food, healthy eating and helping the less fortunate. Instead, a group of Maine fifth-graders got a lesson in the harsh realities of life.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 106

Read more...

Immigrant sanctuary gains popularity in Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — On her 27th day of living in a tiny room at a Tucson church known for pioneering the popular immigrant sanctuary movement in the 1980s, Rosa Robles Loreto swept a courtyard, prayed with a group of parishioners and greeted her uniformed son fresh off his baseball practice.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 98

Read more...

Obama to broaden US effort to combat militants

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will go on the offensive against the Islamic State group with a broader counterterror mission than he previously has been willing to embrace, U.S. officials said Monday. The new plan, however, still won't commit U.S. troops to a ground war against the brutal insurgency and will rely heavily for now on allies to pitch in for what could be an extended campaign.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 132

Read more...

Apple to reveal its next big thing

 

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing Tuesday in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerize the masses.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 113

Read more...

Court hears arguments over gay marriage's impact

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A debate over whether children would be harmed or helped by legalizing gay marriage was the main focus when a federal appeals court in San Francisco waded again into the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 93

Read more...

Court hears arguments over gay marriage's impact

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A debate over whether children would be harmed or helped by legalizing gay marriage was the main focus when a federal appeals court in San Francisco waded again into the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Hits: 80

Read more...