Voter rights groups question differing ballot access in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Voting rights groups are taking issue with a proposal in Ohio to set a higher bar for citizens than for state lawmakers when it comes to getting a constitutional amendment on the ballot.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Prosecutor: Police shooting in traffic stop "clearly" murder

CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor told jurors Thursday that the 2015 police shooting of a black unarmed motorist in Cincinnati was "clearly a murder," while the defense attorney called the shooting justified because the white officer shot "to stop the threat."

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  • Written by JANICE MORSE , Associated Press