Katie Couric, P&G executives highlight gender equality forum

CINCINNATI (AP) — Veteran TV journalist Katie Couric and leaders of household consumer products maker Procter & Gamble highlight a forum planned to examine the state of women in the workplace.

  • Written by By DAN SEWELL , Associated Press

US EPA cleaning up Cleveland warehouse laden with toxins

CLEVELAND (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has begun cleaning up a Cleveland warehouse where as many as 3 million fluorescent lamps and 250 drums filled with PCB-contaminated lighting ballasts have been stored.

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Man accused of luring 14-year-old girl for sex sentenced

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man accused of using the internet to lure a 14-year-old girl into a sexual relationship and controlling her for months while he was electronically monitored from an earlier abduction case was sentenced Wednesday to more than 13 years in prison.

  • Written by By LISA CORNWELL , Associated Press

6 people thrown from car in rollover crash

GREENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Police say all six occupants, ranging in age from 12 to 25, were thrown from a vehicle that rolled over several times in Ohio.

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