Cincinnati Zoo director defends killing gorilla to save boy

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo's director on Monday defended the decision to kill a gorilla to protect a 4-year-old boy who entered its exhibit, noting it's easy to second-guess after the child was recovered safely.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Ohio treasurer alleges governor killed online spending bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's treasurer is accusing the governor of killing a signature bill in 2014 that would have assured the future of his online database of government spending.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

4th suit linking DuPont C8 dumping to illness goes to trial

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Another of the 3,500 lawsuits alleging links between people's illnesses and DuPont discharging C8 into drinking water and the Ohio River is heading to trial in federal court in central Ohio this week.