Inquiry blames speed, wet runway for Thunderbirds crash

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Thunderbirds pilot was going too fast in bad weather and without enough stopping distance when landing on a wet runway, causing a crash that destroyed a $29 million F-16D jet during practice for the Dayton air show, the U.S. Air Force concluded Friday.


  • Written by By DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Ohio picks 11 smaller growers for medical marijuana program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has chosen the first 11 cultivators for its medical marijuana program, though it could be months before they're authorized to start producing their crop.

  • Written by By KANTELE FRANKO , Associated Press

Vermont culinary school plans Boston branch, Ohio program


MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont-based New England Culinary Institute was on the verge of closing last year. Since then it's merged with an Ohio art and design school, changed its curriculum and plans to open a branch in Boston and programs in Cleveland.