Friday, August 22 2014 1:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:37:37 GMT
Malaysia is preparing to receive the bodies and ashes of 20 of its citizens killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July.More >>
The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.More >>
Friday, August 22 2014 12:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:32:27 GMT
The founder of a Montgomery boot camp billed as a military style training program for at risk students is under arrested and charged with two counts of sexual abuse of a child.More >>
He uses tough love and a military style approach to keep kids in Montgomery out of trouble but now, the founder of a local discipline academy has found himself in trouble with the law. Glenn Veasy is facing sexual abuse allegations involving one of the teens in his boot camp. More >>
Thursday, August 21 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:48:02 GMT
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announcedMore >>
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announced Thursday.More >>
The State of Ohio led the nation in job growth last month, adding 32,100 jobs.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Ohio saw a 0.6% increase from April to May 2013. This was the largest month increase since 1999.
The monthly report revealed that most of the state's new jobs came from professional and business services, leisure and hospitality, government, education and health services.
The other two states with the largest over-the-month increase were Texas (+19,500) and Michigan (+18,100).
The state's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7% in May, compared to the national average of 7.6%. Nevada had the highest unemployment rate in the nation at 9.5%.
Kentucky added 3,800 jobs in May with a 0.2% increase, and Indiana saw a 0.3% increase adding 7,500 new jobs.