Asian carp found near Lake Michigan got past barriers

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Officials say an Asian carp found in a Chicago waterway this summer apparently got past an electric barrier system intended to prevent the invasive fish from reaching the Great Lakes.

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  • Written by By JOHN FLESHER , AP Environmental Writer

Dashcam video raises questions about officer use of force


CLEVELAND (AP) — Dashcam video of a white officer repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on pavement appears to show a different sequence of events than how Ohio police had initially described it.

  • Written by By MARK GILLISPIE , Associated Press

Ohio jobless rate rises in July from previous month

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say Ohio's unemployment rate rose in July from the previous month and remains higher than the U.S. rate, which fell last month.


Ohio proposal would label neo-Nazi groups terrorists

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio would be directed to recognize white nationalist and neo-Nazi groups as terrorist organizations under a state legislative proposal.


Ohio high school getting rid of Confederate mascot

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school is getting rid of its Confederate mascot in the wake of a deadly car attack at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend.

  • Written by By DAKE KANG , Associated Press