Gas prices around Ohio continue to fall going into the workweek.
Officials say Toledo collected almost $630,000 in fines during its first four months of using hand-held cameras to catch speeding drivers, providing a financial boost for a city facing budget troubles.
Eighteen universities, medical schools and hospitals in Ohio have been awarded almost $4.8 million in federal funds as part of an effort to boost access to primary care.
A West Virginia county is spending at least $1 million to clean up after deadly, damaging floods last month.
The judge overseeing an Islamist militant case in Brazil said Facebook and Twitter provided information about the suspects' use of both networks.
A University of Florida linebacker helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a Gainesville bar, police said.
Some of the victims were aged as young as 12, according to authorities in Fort Myers.
A Syrian asylum seeker who blew himself up outside a music festival had vowed "revenge" against Germany in a video found on his phone.
The so-called Sand fire tripled in size to more than 33,000 acres by Sunday night, fueled by dry brush, soaring temperatures and winds.