Ohioans cast ballots in presidential race, other contests

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio residents turned out at polls Tuesday to cast ballots in one of the most unusual, contentious, colorful and crazy presidential elections in recent memory.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press

Proposal to term-limit Ohio justices clears initial hurdle

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposed constitutional amendment to impose term limits on Ohio Supreme Court justices and to remove special legal protections provided to state lawmakers and their staffs has cleared its initial legal hurdle.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio woman gets 65 years in prison for thefts from elderly

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been sentenced to 65 years in prison for stealing jewelry and other valuables from several dozen elderly residents at nursing homes and assisted living facilities over several years.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS