Ohio elections chief, voter prevail in Libertarian challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has delivered a legal victory to Ohio's elections chief and a voter sued by Libertarians for their roles in disqualifying the party's gubernatorial candidate from 2014 fall ballots.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio lawmakers vote to scrap cap on alcohol content for beer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a move that would allow craft brewers the freedom to make boozier beers, Ohio lawmakers have voted to scrap a cap on alcohol content for beer that's been on the books since just after Prohibition.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, Associated Press

Ohio minister sentenced to life on sex charges

JACKSON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio minister convicted of sexually assaulting a juvenile and an adult who were members of his congregation and another juvenile has been sentenced to life in prison.