US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire beginning Friday, the United States and United Nations announced Thursday.

What does two years under Ohio State strength coach Mickey Marotti look like? Buckeyes LB Joshua Perry posts transformation photo

Ohio State linebacker Joshua Perry posted a picture of his two-year transformation under Marotti on his public Instagram account Thursday afternoon. The results are striking.

LeBron James license plate proposed to celebrate his return and raise money for charity

Cleveland Rep. Bill Patmon's "Witness 2.0" plate would allow fans to celebrate James' return to Cleveland and raise money for a charity.

Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels, deaths spike

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed Thursday to destroy Hamas' tunnel network designed for deadly attacks inside Israel "with or without a cease-fire," as the Palestinian deat...

Dow Jones drops 317 points; Chinese consumers leery of McDonald's, KFC; Microsoft ordered to comply with warrant: P.M. Business News Links

Also, Argentina going into default on debt sends financial markets worldwide into tailspin; gold near six-week low; fees banks charge overdrawn debit-card users typically exceed cost of p...

Marc Leishman takes WGC-Bridgestone Invitational lead with first-round 64

Marc Leishman takes one-stroke lead after shooting 66 at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

Design Trust For Public Space Announces Winners of its Public Space Competition

Last night, AN was over at the National Museum of the American Indian in Lower Manhattan, to hear the Design Trust for Public Space announce the winners of  Energetic City: Connectivity i...

Ohio troopers blitzing I-90 as part of 15-state enforcement effort

The heightened patrols in Ohio will begin Friday and continue through Monday. The goal of the I-90/I-94 Challenge is zero fatalities and fewer than 300 accidents across the 15-state area.

Hamas' deadly tunnel vision: Yaron Sideman

In Gaza, hundreds of thousands of tons of cement and concrete are being used not to build structures that benefit the general population that live above the ground, but rather to fortify ...

Comparing facilities: How does Ohio State's recently renovated locker room compare to Texas A&M's?

Texas A&M unveiled a $16 million renovation to the Bright Football Complex, which included updates to the locker room, custom seating for the Hagner Auditorium, renovated position meeting...

Nemaworkshop’s new interiors create mystery and intrigue at the W Mexico City

Mexico City‘s posh Polanco neighborhood is now home to the recently redesigned Living Rooms of the W Mexico City. Part of a larger $100 million campaign to update its hotels across ...

Club linked to Cleveland Heights brawl is a space for musicians

Kultivation Music Group's owner speaks up for the organization, saying the place is not a club but a space for artists to create.

Rocky River police search for teenage runaway

Thomes Smith's aunt and uncle reported him missing Thursday.

Boehner cancels immigration funding vote; CIA director apologizes to Senate committee; Israel calls up 16,000 reservists: U.S. and World News Links

Also, Australian news outlet reports Bill Clinton said hours before 9/11 he could have killed Osama bin Laden; Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds state's voter ID requirements; demoted Chica...

Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf after withdrawing from WGC-Bridgestone

Johnson provided no explanation for his leave of absence, but it creates potential problems with Ryder Cup selection.

John Glenn's service in Korea with Ted Williams: Nicolaus Mills

John Glenn's 93rd birthday on July 18 wasn't the only milestone he marked this year. It's also been 60 years since the end of his military service in the Korean War, where Glenn flew Mar...

David Price traded to Detroit Tigers by Tampa Bay Rays

Price is 11-8 this season with a 3.11 earned-run average.

Parma nun transforms Mass with toe-tapping approach to music: Faces of the Suns (video)

Sister Annette Amendolia of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Parma knows that capturing the beat at 11 a.m. Sunday Mass will keep the attention of the younger generation.