Inmates caught in Ohio following 'Shawshank' style escape

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a pair of Indiana inmates climbed through a wall of their prison cell in an escape reminiscent of the one in the 1994 film, "The Shawshank Redemption" before being apprehended in Ohio four days later.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Remains of Ohio man missing since 2002 found in rural field

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they've recovered the remains of an Ohio man who has been missing since 2002 and they believe his friend — who is serving multiple life sentences for several murder cases in West Virginia — killed him.

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Minority goals for Ohio pot market raise legal questions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Part of Ohio's new medical marijuana law that sets aside a piece of the state's budding pot business for minorities appears to be unconstitutional, legal experts told The Associated Press.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent