Lawyers for suspect in Ohio cop's slaying want off case

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Two attorneys appointed to represent a man accused of fatally shooting a central Ohio policeman are asking to withdraw from the potential death penalty case.

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Bank branch ex-manager sentenced for embezzlement in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former bank manager who pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $5 million from a suburban bank branch she managed in southwest Ohio has been sentenced to 5½ years in prison.

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Koch group puts another $2.2 million into Ohio's Senate race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Political groups backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch are spending $7.7 million on television and online advertising in the Ohio Senate race — part of a broader plan to focus on the Republican-led Senate instead of the presidential race.

  • Written by JULIE BYKOWICZ, Associated Press