Kasich: GOP in Washington being 'ideological' on health care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Thursday that the state's already tenuous budget situation could become devastating if fellow Republicans in Washington follow through with a campaign promise to repeal the federal health care law without protecting Medicaid.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Dredging resumes on Cuyahoga River channel near Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — The federal agency that maintains shipping channels along Lake Erie has resumed dredging in the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) River, removing sediment to keep paths navigable for ships.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Man convicted 3 times in ex's slaying is sent back to prison

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeastern Ohio man who was tried and convicted three times in the 1992 slaying of his ex-girlfriend has again been sentenced to life in prison, with possible parole after serving 20 years.

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