Debate over whether Columbus is really the 'safest big city'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Long stuck in the shadow of sister cities Cleveland and Cincinnati, Columbus is Ohio's city on the rise. Cranes dot the skyline, rising above blocks of new downtown condos. The population has been booming for years, while the numbers in the state's other major cities have fallen or remained steady.

  • Written by COLLIN BINKLEY, Associated Press, ANN SANNER, Associated Press

2nd woman's body identified in Ohio slaying, abduction case

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities on Friday identified the second woman whose body was found in an Ohio home this week, and a judge ordered a suspect arrested and charged with murder held on a $1 million bond.

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