Court won't review death sentence in prison riot murders

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court won't reconsider the case of a death row inmate convicted in the slayings of five fellow inmates during a 1993 prison riot in Ohio.


Family sues natural healing center after Ohio man's death

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of a man who died while being treated for pneumonia at a natural healing center are suing the store's owner and employees, saying their false promises and failure to seek medical care led to his death.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Parole board rejects condemned Ohio inmate's mercy request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Parole Board on Friday rejected a request for mercy from a condemned inmate who argues he had such a bad childhood and is in such poor health that he should be spared from execution next month.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press