Parole board rejects condemned Ohio inmate's mercy request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Parole Board on Friday rejected a request for mercy from a condemned inmate who argues he had such a bad childhood and is in such poor health that he should be spared from execution next month.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Grad student raising money to buy Annie Glenn childhood home

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A New York graduate student interested in preserving the legacy of astronaut John Glenn and his wife, Annie, says he's working to raise enough private donations to purchase Annie Glenn's childhood home.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio unemployment rate dips slightly in September

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dipped slightly in September from the previous month and remains higher than the U.S. rate, which fell in September.

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