Ohio county to pay $375K to settle jail pepper spray lawsuit

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county will pay $375,000 to settle a federal lawsuit filed by a woman seen on a jail videotape being pepper-sprayed by a corrections officer while strapped to a restraint chair.

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Columbus officer who shot 13-year-old boy feared gunfight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The white Ohio police officer who fatally shot a black 13-year-old boy after a suspected robbery last year feared a "gun fight" with the teen, who the officer said pulled a gun from his pants, records show.

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  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Cleveland Clinic will pull event from Mar-a-Lago resort

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A leading U.S. hospital pulled its annual fundraiser from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort on Thursday, reversing course after initially resisting pressure from health professionals and others over the president's support for repealing the Affordable Care Act and cutting federal budget dollars to medical research.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press