Ohio judge orders return of tigers, exotics seized by state

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A judge in Ohio is ordering state officials to return six tigers and four other exotic animals to a roadside sanctuary where they were seized nearly two years ago.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Mural of kids brightens wall dividing Cleveland neighborhood

CLEVELAND (AP) — A wall that for decades has isolated one of the country's oldest low-income housing projects from the rest of a Cleveland neighborhood has been covered with a colorful mural of local children as part of an artistic effort to brighten the area.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Q&A: Offender list in Ohio brings up questions about cost

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The killing of an Ohio college student who was bicycling alone last summer and the arrest of an ex-con who lived nearby is the kind of random crime that shakes a community's sense of security and sparks calls for change.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press