Ohio to invest $15M on corridor for testing smart vehicles

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — As Gov. John Kasich announced a $15 million investment in advanced self-driving highway technology on Wednesday, he urged Ohioans to push back against old ideas about the state.

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Ohio State knife attacker was 'nice guy' but unknown to many

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Somali-born student who injured nearly a dozen people in a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University showed few signs of bitterness despite what must have been a difficult early life, and he even danced onto the stage when he graduated from community college.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Judge approves lawsuit settlement for family of Tamir Rice

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has approved the settlement of a lawsuit against Cleveland filed by the family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy fatally shot by a white officer while playing with a pellet gun at a recreation center.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF