Investigators: Fear holding back witnesses in killings of 8

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents of a rural southern Ohio county are holding back information on the unsolved massacre of eight family members based on fear, authorities said Thursday as the anniversary of the crime approaches.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Kasich: GOP in Washington being 'ideological' on health care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Thursday that the state's already tenuous budget situation could become devastating if fellow Republicans in Washington follow through with a campaign promise to repeal the federal health care law without protecting Medicaid.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Dredging resumes on Cuyahoga River channel near Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — The federal agency that maintains shipping channels along Lake Erie has resumed dredging in the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) River, removing sediment to keep paths navigable for ships.