Jury to hear of 4 slayings in convicted killer resentencing

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge says jurors deciding whether to recommend a death sentence for a man convicted of killing two teenage Ohio girls also will be told about two women whose slayings he pleaded guilty to before his trial.


Online school of 12,000 students warns it may close midyear


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the nation's largest online charter schools said it will close within four months, in the middle of the school year, if Ohio's efforts to recoup $60 million or more in disputed funding aren't halted.

  • Written by By KANTELE FRANKO , Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Records show Ohio has plenty of execution drugs


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has been able to replenish part of its lethal drug supply in recent months, and could carry out nearly 20 additional executions under certain conditions, according to new records obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press