Group seeks $15 minimum wage from Cleveland employers

CLEVELAND (AP) — A group seeking a $15 minimum wage from Cleveland employers will begin petitioning this week for the wage for thousands of workers employed in the northeast Ohio city.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

2 sentenced to prison in forced labor case on Ohio egg farm

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge sentenced two men to prison on Monday for taking part in a scheme to smuggle teens into the U.S. and keep them as virtual slaves at an Ohio egg farm, but he delayed sentencing for the ringleader after learning he had not given up properties taken from the victims' families.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Abortion-related proposals in Ohio raise privacy questions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State lawmakers in Ohio are weighing new regulations that could require abortion providers to bury or cremate fetal remains, raising concerns about the privacy of women who undergo the procedure.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press