Cop who killed Tamir Rice fired for job application omission

CLEVELAND (AP) — The police officer who shot and killed Tamir Rice was fired Tuesday for failing to disclose that he had been forced out of another department before Cleveland hired him, while his partner was suspended for driving too close to the 12-year-old seconds before the boy was killed.

  • Written by DAKE KANG , Associated Press

Jury selection on hold in Ohio police shooting retrial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge on Tuesday postponed jury selection and withdrew her order restricting news media coverage of the murder retrial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist in Cincinnati.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL , Associated Press