Legal medical marijuana on deck as Ohio lawmakers near break

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to legalize medical marijuana in Ohio squeaked through a critical Senate panel Wednesday over opposition of some Republicans and Democrats, signaling a busy day of political deal-cutting ahead as lawmakers head into their summer break.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Solar-powered plane's latest leg: Ohio to Pennsylvania

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A solar-powered airplane has taken off from the Ohio hometown of America aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright on the latest leg of its journey around the world.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS