Ex-deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings _ one while on duty

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Ohio deputy has been indicted in two separate fatal shootings — one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of the ex-deputy's neighbor.

  • Written by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Ohio bill aims to protect abortion clinics

COLUMBUS — Arguing that rhetoric surrounding Planned Parenthood helped to spur recent violence against abortion clinics, Ohio Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday introduced a bill calling for buffer zones between protesters and clinics.


Ohio elections chief addresses fall snags as 2016 race nears


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief is working to address glitches that occurred during November's election before the battleground state holds its high-stakes presidential primary in March.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press