Butler County Times Gazette
Updated at 11:43 AM

MEXICO CITY (AP) " An explosion killed 13 people and injured scores at a petrochemical plant on Mexico's southern Gulf coast. The blast and ensuing fire caused evacuations in the area as a fire billowed a toxin-filled cloud into the air.

Updated at 11:29 AM

ATLANTA (AP) " Georgia authorities say they've filed a murder charge against a man described as a "career criminal" who led authorities to a body believed to be that of a missing Florida priest.

Updated at 11:27 AM

BAGHDAD (AP) " Six bodies have been identified so far from two mass graves unearthed this week in the western city of Ramadi, nearly four months after Iraqi forces routed Islamic State militants from the Anbar provincial capital, officials said...

Updated at 11:26 AM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) " Writer and activist Gloria Steinem is slated to visit the Ohio Statehouse and meet with Democratic female lawmakers during a stop in the political battleground state.

Updated at 11:21 AM

PRAGUE (AP) " Czech center-right opposition parties have condemned what they call an excessive use of police force against citizens protesting China's human rights record during a recent visit of the Chinese president.

Updated at 11:21 AM

ANCIENT OLYMPIA, Greece (AP) " The flame for South America's first Olympics was kindled Thursday at the birthplace of the ancient games in Greece, heralding the start of a 15-week journey that will culminate with the August 5 opening ceremony in Rio...

Updated at 11:21 AM

BEIRUT (AP) " The Latest on Syria's civil war and peace talks in Geneva (all times local):

Updated at 11:06 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on campaign 2016 (all times Eastern):

Updated at 11:02 AM

WARSAW, Poland (AP) " A Jewish leader in Poland says her community was deceived by a man who pretended to be an Orthodox Jew, wearing a beard and payots " curly sideburns in front of the ears " and leading prayers in Hebrew.

Updated at 11:01 AM

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (AP) " Chyna, the WWE star who in the 1990s became one of the best-known and most-popular female professional wrestlers in history, has died, authorities said.

Updated at 10:49 AM

LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) " Police say a man stole steaks from an East Texas Wal-Mart then tossed some of the meat from his vehicle as authorities pursued him in a high-speed chase.

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