Dennis Kucinich files paperwork to run for Ohio governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former Cleveland mayor and U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich filed paperwork Monday indicating plans to join the race to become Ohio's next governor.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH and DAN SEWELL , Associated Press

Democrat O'Neill adds educator to Ohio governor ticket

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O'Neill picked a Cleveland educator on Tuesday as his running mate in the race for governor, adding diversity in race, age and experience that he contended will resonate with Democrats across the state.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Authorities: Woman charged with cruelty in dogs' deaths

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio woman accused in the deaths of three dogs found dead due to neglect and cold weather and the malnourishment of four other dogs has been charged with animal cruelty.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Campus sued over security cost for white nationalist's visit

CINCINNATI (AP) — White nationalist Richard Spencer's campus tour organizer is suing the University of Cincinnati's president, saying the school wouldn't rent space for Spencer to speak on campus unless a nearly $11,000 security fee was paid.

  • Written by By DAN SEWELL and KANTELE FRANKO , Associated Press

Air taxi is Ohio island's lifeline when Lake Erie freezes

PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio (AP) — Like most pregnant women, Alyssa Smith is preparing a room for the new baby, buying supplies, and visiting doctors for routine checkups every two weeks.

  • Written by By CRAIG SHOUP , Port Clinton News-Herald