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03/24/2017 04:10 PM
Prince George to attend Thomas's Battersea school in London

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced their choice Friday. The palace says the couple is "delighted to have found a school where they are confident George will have a happy and successful start to his education."


03/24/2017 07:33 AM
The Latest: Westminster attacker born Adrian Russell Ajao

London's top terror officer says Khalid Masood, who attacked Britain's Parliament, killing four people and wounding some 50, was born Adrian Russell Ajao. Counter-terror chief Mark Rowley revealed the name in a briefing Friday outside Scotland Yard in which he also said there were two other significant arrests.


03/24/2017 01:23 AM
BC-AP News Digest 7 am

U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Eastern Europe, the AP has learned. By Jack Gillum, Menelaos Hadjicostis and Eric Tucker.


03/23/2017 09:10 PM
The Latest: Dozens of French teenagers return to homeland

Dozens of French teenagers have returned to their homeland after a traumatic school trip to London during which some of them witnessed the attack on Westminster Bridge. A plane chartered by their insurance company landed Thursday night at an airport in Quimper, in France's western Brittany region.


03/23/2017 04:46 PM
The Latest: EU security chief sees link with Brussels attack

European Union Security Commissioner Julian King is suggesting there could be a link between Wednesday's attack in London and the suicide bombings in Brussels exactly one year ago. King said Thursday that "l don't think it was a complete accident that this attack took place on the first anniversary of the Brussels attacks."


03/23/2017 12:16 PM
The Latest: Pope Francis sends prayers to London victims

In a telegram of condolence, Francis said he was "deeply saddened" to learn of the "tragedy" in central London on Wednesday. The world's largest body of Islamic nations and the Saudi king have condemned the attack in London, saying they reject such acts of terrorism.


03/23/2017 03:25 AM
The Latest: Chinese citizen among injured in London attack

China says one of its citizens was among 40 people injured in the attack outside Britain's Parliament, and is urging Chinese nationals in the country to avoid crowded areas or traveling alone at night. The Chinese Embassy in London said Thursday it was in touch with the family of the Chinese citizen injured in Wednesday's attack.


03/22/2017 06:48 PM
4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

Police on the scene after sounds similar to gunfire have been heard close to the Houses of Parliament, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The UK House of Commons sitting has been suspended as witnesses report sounds like gun... LONDON - A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament.


03/22/2017 06:48 PM
4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Four people were killed, including the assailant, and about 20 others were injured in what Prime Minister Theresa May condemned as a "sick and depraved terrorist attack."


03/22/2017 02:13 PM
The Latest: Police treating UK parliament attack as terror

London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing.


03/22/2017 02:13 PM
Historical Society to host Appreciation Day at museum

Ginnie Myers Morgan, will portray her ancestor Ann Truitt Jones, who was a pioneer immigrant to Madison County from Maryland in 1818, not long after the new town of London, Ohio was formed. Her dad, Edson Myers, has been a charter member of Madison County Historical Society since 1965.


03/21/2017 06:39 PM
Hackett to serve on task force examining costs for air ambulatory services -

State Sen. Bob Hackett has been tapped to serve on a national task force charged with taking a closer look at the rising cost of air ambulance services. "Air transport services play an important, potentially lifesaving, role in emergency care," Hackett stated in a news release.


03/21/2017 06:39 PM
Giddy over Gizzy's Corner: Opening restaurant a dream come true for owners

The employees of Gizzy's Corner pose for a photo to celebrate the opening of the London restaurant. From left, Katie Morries, Kala Cox, owner Kevin O'Connor, owner Lori O'Connor, Matt Williams , Amanda Bailey, Billie Gregg and Bobby Blake .


03/21/2017 11:52 AM
Off-Broadway's 'The Fantasticks' to close after 21,000 shows

The musical will close June 4, having played a total of 21,552 performances in New York City, producers said Tuesday. For nearly 42 years the show chugged along at the 153-seat Sullivan Street Playhouse in Greenwich Village, finally closing in 2002 after 17,162 performances - a victim both of a destroyed downtown after 9/11 and a new post-terrorism, edgy mood.


03/20/2017 09:10 PM
Ready for spring? Madison County Garden Expo returns next month - 5:39 pm updated:

Madison County's Dave Hertlein inspects his beehive. He and his wife Nancy will discuss backyard honeybees at The Madison County Garden Expo, which will be held Saturday, April 1 at the Madison County Fairgrounds.