Bill announced making "sanctuary" city officials criminally liable

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — City officials would be prohibited from adopting "sanctuary cities" protections for immigrants in the country illegally and held liable in criminal and civil courts for any crimes committed by such immigrants under a proposal headed to Ohio's legislature.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Female deer captured and sterilized in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — During the second week of January, a team of sharpshooters with dart guns, veterinarians and volunteers quietly captured and sterilized female deer in a section of residential Clifton.

  • Written by CARRIE BLACKMORE SMITH , The Cincinnati Enquirer

Judge weighs trial for suspect in officer's 1972 shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Although prosecutors failed over the years to bring to trial the suspect in a 1972 shooting of an Ohio police officer, that's not reason enough to drop the case, a prosecutor argued Tuesday.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press