Last of 3 funerals for 8 slain Ohio family members held

WEST PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — Traffic stopped for miles as black hearses left a church and snaked past mobile homes, weathered shops and green fields, leading a procession of mourners in more than 150 vehicles.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Court sides with ex-school board member in meetings case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has overturned a lower-court decision, ruling in favor of a former central Ohio school board member who said his colleagues violated state open meetings laws while exchanging emails.

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Ohio House panel OKs bill striking labor hiring mandate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio cities, townships, school districts and public universities could no longer require the use of local unionized labor on construction projects under a bill set for an Ohio House vote.

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