YRPHeader2013fullrounded

Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Current Time 9:44:30am
Associated Press

Associated Press

The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering accurate, insightful news from every corner of the world, 24 hours a day. Since its founding in 1846, AP has been the first to report many of history’s most important moments, and every day, AP journalists, photographers and videographers file news from the front lines of the world's biggest stories. 

AP’s reporting, photography, audio and video are published and broadcast by the world’s leading newspapers, TV channels, apps, radio stations, websites and magazines—in fact, over half the world’s population sees AP news content on any given day. 

As a leader in the field of journalism, AP fights for freedom of the press and the public’s right to know. Its reporters take great risks to file in-depth stories from countries where the press is otherwise restrained, and in the U.S., AP aggressively uses the Freedom of Information Act to advocate for transparency and accountability in government.  

With more experience reporting and delivering news than any other agency, a well-earned reputation for independence and accuracy, and a fierce commitment to the people’s right to know, AP is the definitive source for trusted news.

Monday, 24 March 2014 08:53

Pump Prices Plummet

 Much lower than last Monday
 
Sunday, 23 March 2014 09:02

NHL

Pens, Wings and Flyers win
Sunday, 23 March 2014 08:58

Major League Baseball

Dodgers win "down under"
Sunday, 23 March 2014 08:55

NBA

Bobcats halt skid, Cavs woes continue
Sunday, 23 March 2014 08:52

College Basketball: Third Round Results

 Flyers, Gators and Cardinals win
Sunday, 23 March 2014 08:42

Lake Erie Wind Turbines Proposed

Ohio's wind turbine programs gets much needed support
 

 One injured as fire sweeps through historic Ohio village
Friday, 21 March 2014 23:22

Ohio Man to Appeal Slave Labor Charges

Attorney says Judge's Sentence too Harsh

Former OSU Coach puts in for President's Post

Friday, 21 March 2014 10:34

Transparency Takes Center Stage

   CINCINNATI (AP) - While Ohio law calls for government that is open to the public, shadowy decision-making has led to recent court battles and a legislative effort to shed more light.
 
   So-called "Sunshine Laws" being highlighted across the nation this week go back decades in promoting access to governments and their records. Ohio's Open Meetings Act declares that public bodies should take actions in meetings open to the public. Some exceptions are allowed, but disputes continue.
 
   A Warren County judge ruled this month against township trustees meeting informally to discuss upcoming agenda items. Newspapers have challenged school boards, city councils and universities for secretive decision-making around the state.
 
   Legislation by state Sen. Shannon Jones is meant to close loopholes. The Springboro Republican says the public has more trust in government that is open.

  • Facebook Links
  • Twitter Feeds
  • Free Text Alerts

Follow us on Twitter!

AVC News - Daily Local Headlines and Alerts

AVC Sports - Local HS Sports Scores

Get Text Message Local News Alerts and Local HS Sports  Scores on Your Cell Phone!

YourRadioPlace.com will alert you to the latest breaking LOCAL news, weather school closings and local HS sports scores for all the games we broadcast via Text Messages to your cell phone or PDA! Sign up now for this FREE service! (Message and Data Rates May Apply - See details under read more link)

AVC Local News Alerts:   Text keyword: AVCNEWS to 41411
Local HS Sports Scores:  Text keyword: AVCSPORTS to 41411

Message and data rates may apply. To Opt-out text STOP to 41411. For more information text HELP to 41411.

Popular Articles...