Female deer captured and sterilized in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — During the second week of January, a team of sharpshooters with dart guns, veterinarians and volunteers quietly captured and sterilized female deer in a section of residential Clifton.

  • Written by CARRIE BLACKMORE SMITH , The Cincinnati Enquirer

Judge weighs trial for suspect in officer's 1972 shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Although prosecutors failed over the years to bring to trial the suspect in a 1972 shooting of an Ohio police officer, that's not reason enough to drop the case, a prosecutor argued Tuesday.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Prosecutors want option to retry 3 men freed after 20 years

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland-area judge is considering whether prosecutors should have the option to retry three men who spent 20 years in prison before their convictions for a 1995 murder were overturned last year.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Pacemaker data leads to indictment

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say data recorded by a man's cardiac pacemaker helped lead to his indictment on charges of aggravated arson and insurance fraud in a fire at his Ohio home.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS