Zoo: Gorilla's death drew attention, didn't hurt attendance

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo's director says the death of a gorilla that was shot when a 3-year-old boy got into its enclosure is still drawing attention but hasn't significantly affected attendance.

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Ohio man sentenced to life in prison in 2 fatal shootings

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her male friend at the woman's apartment has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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Black judges in voting dispute recall civil rights fight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In Ohio's decade-old voting lawsuit, federal appeals Judge Damon Keith said he was "deeply saddened and distraught" with a majority opinion last month and filled 11 pages with photographs of those slain in the fight for civil rights.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press