Prosecutor: Man faces murder charge in teen's fatal beating

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man accused of severely beating his 16-year-old girlfriend as she left a Cincinnati-area nightclub has been charged with murder and other counts months after the teenager died.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

FBI arrests man, says he had contact with 2 Texas attackers

CLEVELAND (AP) — A North Carolina man arrested Thursday on accusations that he tried to recruit people to join the Islamic State group had communicated with one of two men shot dead by a police officer in Garland, Texas, during an attack at an event where the Muslim prophet Mohammed was being depicted in cartoons, the FBI said.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Ohio online charter school takes on state in court, on TV

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's largest online charter school has taken its dispute with the state over access to attendance records to the courts and the airwaves.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent