Duke company agrees to plead guilty in Ohio River oil spill

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal authorities say a Duke Energy subsidiary has agreed to plead guilty to negligent discharge of fuel oil and pay a $1 million fine plus restitution for a 2014 spill into the Ohio River near Cincinnati.

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Court blocks federal plan to extend overtime pay to many

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a blow to the Obama administration's labor-law plans, a federal court has blocked the start of a rule that would have made an estimated 4 million more American workers eligible for overtime pay heading into the holiday season.

  • Written by MICHELLE RINDELS, Associated Press

Firearms, knives stolen from Cleveland 'doomsday preppers'

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say seven firearms and other items were stolen from a Cleveland home whose residents describe themselves as "doomsday preppers" who prepare for the possibility of war.

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Sit-in held on second anniversary of Tamir Rice's death

CLEVELAND (AP) — Family and supporters of Tamir Rice staged a sit-in outside Cleveland's First District Police Headquarters to mark the two-year anniversary of when the 12-year-old was fatally shot by police.

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