Terrorism eyed in Ohio State attack as police seek more info

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Investigators are looking into whether a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University that injured 11 people was an act of terror by a student who had once criticized the media for its portrayal of Muslims.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Fast-acting Ohio State officer praised for killing attacker

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials on Monday praised an Ohio State University police officer who shot and killed a man a minute after he drove his car into a crowd and then stabbed multiple people.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Get Started: Workers may get raises after overtime ruling


Employees at some small businesses can still expect changes in their pay or work hours starting Thursday, even though a federal judge has blocked the Labor Department's overtime rules from going into effect. At other companies, meanwhile, owners have put raises and new schedules on hold as they wait to see how the rules might be reformulated.

  • Written by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business Writer

Ohio woman sentenced in theft of charter school funds

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman who authorities say used money from a startup charter school to a $40,000 Mercedes-Benz among other things has been sentenced to three years in prison.