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An Alaskan brown bear was reported to have scratched its face with barnacled rocks, making it the first bear seen using tools since 1972, when a Svalbardian polar bear is alleged to have clubbed a seal in the head with a block of ice.

The 70th governor of Ohio was sworn in on nine Bibles, which were held by his wife.

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