Ohio lab starts doing initial Zika testing to speed results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Department of Health says its laboratory has started doing initial testing in suspected cases of Zika virus to more quickly get initial results to the patients anxiously awaiting them.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

95,000 Ohioans new to marketplace under Obama health law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say about 95,000 Ohioans were among the new customers who signed up for coverage through the federal marketplace created by President Barack Obama's health law.

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Court: Inmate who survived '09 execution can be put to death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state can try again to put to death a condemned killer whose 2009 botched execution was called off after two hours, the Ohio Supreme Court said Wednesday.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer