Cleveland police bosses plead not guilty for shooting roles

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Five Cleveland police supervisors have pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges for failing to supervise a high-speed chase that ended with a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire and the deaths of two unarmed black people in November 2012.


Ohio brothers admit to giving money to al-Qaida leader

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two brothers admitted in federal court on Thursday that they sent $17,000 to an al-Qaida leader who they knew was planning terrorist attacks.

  • Written by By JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press

Opioid trials to begin in 2019 as settlement is also pushed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge with an audacious plan to settle hundreds of lawsuits filed by local governments against the drug industry over the destruction wrought by prescription opioid painkillers has altered his course.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and GEOFF MULVIHILL , Associated Press