Ohio ex-trooper accused of stalking charged with 8 counts

MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — A former State Highway Patrol commander accused of stalking a subordinate's wife after an affair has been indicted in southeast Ohio on eight counts, including abduction and criminal trespassing.


Jury awards $22M to man who says police locked him in closet

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury has awarded $22 million to a man who says he was severely beaten in 2012 by a suburban Cleveland police detective, locked in a storage closet with no toilet for four days and given nothing to eat or drink except for a carton of milk.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Student loan debt puts kibosh on graduates' startup plans

NEW YORK (AP) — As millions of people graduate from colleges and universities this spring, student loan debt will put the kibosh on the hopes many of them have to become entrepreneurs. And millions of others who have been out of school for years are in the same unhappy place.

  • Written by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business Writer