Woman gets 5 years in fatal wrong-way car crash

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman who authorities say crashed head-on into another car, killing a Columbus woman, has been sentenced to five years in prison.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Southwest to end flights from Ohio airport to 3 cities

NORTH CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Southwest Airlines has announced that it's eliminating nonstop flights from Akron-Canton Airport in northeast Ohio to Tampa, Las Vegas and Orlando.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Judge says Ohio can shield identity of lethal drug suppliers

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio can shield the identity of people or entities involved in obtaining or using lethal injection drugs for executions, a federal judge ruled, rejecting defense attorneys' arguments that the information should be disclosed.

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

Grand jury begins hearing evidence in Tamir Rice killing

CLEVELAND (AP) — A grand jury has begun evaluating evidence to decide whether criminal charges should be filed against two white officers in the fatal police shooting of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy carrying a pellet gun outside a recreation center.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press