Akron police officer placed on leave amid probe

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A high-ranking officer in the Akron Police Department has been placed on paid leave amid an internal investigation, but the department says it is unrelated to the recent forced resignation of the department's police chief.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Prosecutor: No charges for mom of child who died in hot car

CINCINNATI (AP) — The mother of a 15-month-old girl who died after the woman left her inside a car as she worked in a nearby office will not be charged in the death, a prosecutor said Wednesday.

  • Written by By LISA CORNWELL