Judge begins hearing latest dispute over Ohio's voting rules


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys representing Ohio Democrats in a legal dispute over changes to the swing state's voting laws said Monday that a federal judge should strike down the adjustments because their burden on voters — particularly African-Americans — outweighs any benefits to the state.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Questions continue about Ohio school barricade devices rules

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Fire marshals, architects and building hardware manufacturers continue to ask questions about an Ohio law allowing schools to deploy portable barricade devices in the event of an active shooter.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Ohio man indicted in fatal shooting of his 2 teen sisters


CINCINNATI (AP) — A young man suspected of fatally shooting his two sisters and injuring another teenager as the three sat in a vehicle outside the family's suburban Cincinnati home has been indicted on two counts of aggravated murder.