Ohio health officials urge caution in summer heat

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State health officials are urging Ohioans to take precautions to avoid heat-related illness as temperatures are expected to increase this week.


More protests planned as Trump prepares to accept nomination

CLEVELAND (AP) — Donald Trump opponents are planning more protests outside the Republican National Convention as the event reaches it finale, keeping thousands of police officers on heightened alert for one more day.

  • Written by MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press

Little sympathy for black shooting victims at GOP convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — In the hours after the deadly attack on police officers in Dallas, Donald Trump offered his "thoughts and prayers" for all the victims of the week's violence — including two black men killed by the police in separate incidents in Minnesota and Louisiana.

  • Written by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

Ohio proposal aims to give cities some control over guns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative proposal announced Wednesday seeks to give cities the ability to restrict the state laws allowing open or concealed carry of firearms during certain events.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

In Cleveland, sea of white reflects GOP's math problem

After Mitt Romney lost the 2012 presidential election, Republican Party heavyweights uniformly agreed that white voters alone do not hold the keys to winning the White House.

  • Written by BILL BARROW, Associated Press