A judge in northeast Ohio has sentenced an attorney to 16 months in prison for stealing $262,000 from the estate of a disabled Army veteran.
A Bridgeport man has been sentenced to two years in prison for unlawfully obtaining more than $500,000 in veterans' benefits based on false claims he received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
The Scottish SPCA is seeking information after a dog was dumped at Ayr railway station with nothing but a suitcase.
A former Philadelphia sportscaster on trial in an alleged charity scam says he is a bad businessman but not a thief.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, announced today that defenseman Derrick Pouliot and goaltender Jeff Zatkoff have been named to the Eastern Conference team at the 2015 AHL All-...
Two sheriff deputies were injured after being exposed to toxic fumes while investigating a methamphetamine drug lab Monday in Hancock County.
The College Football Playoff says it will help pay for the parents and guardians of Ohio State and Oregon players to travel to the national championship game in North Texas on Monday.
A southeast Ohio sheriff says a fifth body has been recovered from the site of an early morning trailer home fire.
Newly re-elected House Speaker John Boehner says he wants President Barack Obama to back Republican bills on energy and jobs as a way to break the partisan logjam that has stalled legislation in recent years.
Philadelphia's mayor has formed an oversight board to shepherd changes to licensing and inspection practices recommended after a demolition accident and building collapse that killed six people at a Salvation Army...
A newly released study says cutting phosphorus levels is important for Lake Erie but isn't a cure-all for one of its biggest environmental hazards: "dead zones" where fish can't survive.
You'll get no argument from most people ? especially on a cold winter's night ? that hugs make you feel warm inside.
The Rodin (roh-DAN') Museum in Philadelphia is temporarily shutting its doors to create a new installation of the artist's work.
U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) was sworn in to the 114th Congress today by Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. Capitol.
Police said icy road conditions and high speeds were the cause of an accident that sent one car into a creek Tuesday afternoon in Marshall County.
An organization representing U.S. cargo shippers on the Great Lakes says last year's deep freeze cost the economy an estimated $705 million and shows the need for another heavy icebreaking vessel.
An abortion rights group wants the Ohio Supreme Court to order the state's health department to release public records detailing certain communication between the agency and an anti-abortion organization.
Like lots of social media users, Cynthia Greco underestimated the power of her own words.