Expert: Ohio cop on trial in shooting wasn't dragged by car

CINCINNATI (AP) — Analysis of body camera video shows that a white University of Cincinnati police officer was not being dragged by the car of the unarmed black man he fatally shot during a traffic stop last year, an expert for prosecutors testified Thursday.

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EPA proposes expanded use of new herbicide, Enlist Duo

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed more than doubling the number of states allowed to use a new version of a popular weed killer on genetically modified crops despite its earlier concerns.

  • Written by HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press

Ohio defense attorneys to review forensic scientist's work

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Innocence Project, Ohio's public defender and a law clinic have formed a task force to review cases involving a state crime lab forensic scientist whose credibility has been questioned.

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Report: Dental board ex-leader leaked info about complainant

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An investigative report says an Ohio State Dental Board director who resigned last year wrongly leaked confidential information about an anonymous complaint against a former board member now charged in a racketeering and corruption case.

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