Woman admits duct-taping her 11-year-old son to a chair

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of duct-taping her 11-year-old son to a chair in June before taking another child swimming has pleaded guilty to a charge of child endangering.


Man behind Ohio ballot issue wants debate with drugmaker

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The man behind a fall ballot initiative in Ohio aimed at trimming the prices government pays for prescription drugs is challenging any pharmaceutical industry CEO to debate him on the measure.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Coroner's report sheds little light on Ohio youth's death

CINCINNATI (AP) — A coroner's report gives a cause of death for a young Ohioan detained for more than a year by North Korea, but couldn't determine what led to the fatal injury.


  • Written by By DAN SEWELL , Associated Press