Jury recommends death sentence for Ohio man in 3 killings

CLEVELAND (AP) — Testimony about an abusive childhood and the psychological damage it caused didn't sway a jury in Cleveland that recommended Friday that an Ohio man should die by lethal injection for killing three women and wrapping their bodies in garbage bags.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Ohio elections chief, voter prevail in Libertarian challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has delivered a legal victory to Ohio's elections chief and a voter sued by Libertarians for their roles in disqualifying the party's gubernatorial candidate from 2014 fall ballots.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio lawmakers vote to scrap cap on alcohol content for beer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a move that would allow craft brewers the freedom to make boozier beers, Ohio lawmakers have voted to scrap a cap on alcohol content for beer that's been on the books since just after Prohibition.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, Associated Press