Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

CLEVELAND (AP) — An attorney for the family of Tamir Rice said Tuesday he provided videotaped interviews of the two white officers involved in the fatal shooting of the 12-year-old black boy to news organizations to show inconsistencies in the officers' statements as the city ponders whether to discipline or even fire them.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE , Associated Press

Court agrees to rehear lethal injection case in win for Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state on Tuesday won a round in its efforts to restart executions in Ohio, though in the short term a court's ruling will likely delay efforts to put a condemned child killer to death.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press