Jury seated in retrial of Ohio officer who killed motorist


CINCINNATI (AP) — Nine white jurors and three black jurors have been selected for the retrial of a white former police officer charged with murder in the 2015 death of a black unarmed motorist.

  • Written by JANICE MORSE , Associated Press

Insurer Anthem opens another hole in ACA exchange blanket

One of the nation's biggest health insurers says it will not return to Ohio's public insurance exchanges next year, a decision that could open more holes in the Affordable Care Act's increasingly thin system for helping people buy coverage.


  • Written by TOM MURPHY , AP Health Writer

Ohio State engineers take aim at police firing range issue


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With weapons drawn, a row of Columbus police officers stepped up to the line and steadied their sights. As targets flipped into view, the sound of gunshots shattered the quiet morning at the firing range on the city's West Side.

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  • Written by MEGAN HENRY , The Columbus Dispatch

Man sentenced to life in prison to be released

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison for strangling his wife is set to be released under a new plea agreement, after an Ohio coroner changed the woman's manner of death.