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

Ohio's GOP senator considering gun compromise

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's Republican U.S. senator expressed interest Tuesday in a compromise gun control measure being offered in the aftermath of defeats this week of other legislation.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winner

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's capital will receive a $40 million grant from the federal government to integrate innovative transportation technologies such as self-driving cars, connected vehicles, and smart sensors into the city's transportation network.