Ohio's Strickland lays out security plank in US Senate race

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Ted Strickland is supporting increased "aggressive" air attacks and drone strikes, targeted U.S. special forces operations and improved intelligence coordination as part of an enhanced campaign to defeat the Islamic State group.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Former Speaker Boehner calls Cruz 'Lucifer in the flesh'

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (AP) — Former House Speaker John Boehner unloaded on Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz during a talk to college students, calling the Texas senator "Lucifer in the flesh."

  • Written by SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press

Ohio massacre: 1 family, 8 dead, hundreds of tips, 0 answers

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — From her house on Union Hill Road, Brittany Barker heard the first sirens first thing in the morning. She looked out and saw four police vehicles rush past. That was only the beginning.

"They just kept coming, kept coming, and kept coming," she recalled.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press