Ohio leaves response plans for campus shooters to colleges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University student Gabby Bacha knows how to react if there's an "active shooter" on campus — when to run or stack desks against a classroom door, even what to do if a weapon is wrestled away — thanks to a training program put on by the school's police department.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Searchers find boys alive in Kentucky's Red River Gorge area

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two young cousins alone and lost in the Appalachian woods ate sticks and slept on the ground during a 20-hour ordeal that ended when searchers found them unharmed Friday in the rugged terrain in the Red River Gorge area of Kentucky, the mother of one boy said.

  • Written by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

Ohio prisons officials challenge FDA stand on execution drug

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With two dozen scheduled executions in limbo, Ohio sent a forceful letter to Washington on Friday asserting that the state believes it can obtain a lethal-injection drug from overseas without violating any laws.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press

UAW leaders approve richer Fiat Chrysler contract

DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union unveiled a richer proposed contract with Fiat Chrysler on Friday, a week after angry union members voted down a previous agreement.

  • Written by DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writer