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Ohio base plans closer partnerships with community

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Leaders at Ohio's largest military base say they will build closer relationships with the private sector as they contend with a shrinking defense budget.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Killer executed with new lethal drug combo

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A condemned Ohio inmate appeared to gasp several times and took more than 15 minutes to die Thursday as he was executed with a combination of drugs never before tried in the U.S.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Group pushes voter guarantees on ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coalition of black lawmakers, clergy and civil rights leaders are backing an Ohio constitutional amendment guaranteeing certain voter protections in the perennial battleground.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Ohio dad held in girl's death seeks funeral pass

CINCINNATI (AP) — More charges have been filed against a Cincinnati man seeking to be released from jail to attend the funeral of his 11-year-old daughter, whom he's accused of accidentally shooting to death.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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US judge dismisses suit by French Goodyear workers

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge in the town that's home to Goodyear has thrown out a lawsuit filed by French workers trying to save their tire-making jobs at a plant that has become a symbol of their country's labor tensions.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Ohio mom forgives teen who killed her son

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio mother whose 19-year-old son was fatally shot by a 16-year-old boy on a street corner tells a judge she has forgiven the shooter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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AP: Condemned Ohio killer tried to donate organs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned Ohio killer facing a never-tried lethal injection method unsuccessfully tried to delay his execution by requesting to become an organ donor, according to documents released Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio treasurer sells campaign SUV after crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Records show Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel's failed Senate campaign sold a vehicle totaled in a March wreck shortly after questions arose over the continued use of the vehicle, averting an insurance review that stood to clarify whether it was properly used and insured.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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