Democrat Fought, only candidate, takes Ohio special primary

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A former congressional staffer on Tuesday clinched, without opposition, the Democratic nomination to oppose former House Speaker John Boehner's successor in his western Ohio district.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Panel to decide: Should sheriff facing charges be suspended?

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — A panel of three retired judges will consider whether an Ohio sheriff should be suspended while facing charges alleging he stole medications from prescription drug disposal drop boxes, deceived doctors into giving him painkillers and misused department funds.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS