Ohio prosecutor says probe of police shooting near end

CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor in southwest Ohio says he is wrapping up the investigation into the June fatal shootings of a Cincinnati police officer and an armed suspect.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Ohio high court overturns death sentence in beating death


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned killer's troubled childhood, which included learning the drug trade from his mother, outweigh the brutal nature of his crime, a divided Ohio Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in overturning the man's death sentence.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer