Court won't review death sentence in prison riot murders

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court won't reconsider the case of a death row inmate convicted in the slayings of five fellow inmates during a 1993 prison riot in Ohio.


Family sues natural healing center after Ohio man's death

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of a man who died while being treated for pneumonia at a natural healing center are suing the store's owner and employees, saying their false promises and failure to seek medical care led to his death.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Parole board rejects condemned Ohio inmate's mercy request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Parole Board on Friday rejected a request for mercy from a condemned inmate who argues he had such a bad childhood and is in such poor health that he should be spared from execution next month.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Grad student raising money to buy Annie Glenn childhood home


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A New York graduate student interested in preserving the legacy of astronaut John Glenn and his wife, Annie, says he's working to raise enough private donations to purchase Annie Glenn's childhood home.