Court: Ohio can tax out-of-state companies' online sales

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio can impose its primary business tax on out-of-state companies that sell to its residents but have no stores or physical presence in the state, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Feds: Barrier in gorilla exhibit didn't meet US standards

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal inspection has concluded that the Cincinnati Zoo's barrier to keep the public and gorillas separate wasn't in compliance with standards for housing primates the day a 3-year-old boy slipped into the gorilla exhibit and a gorilla named Harambe (huh-RAHM'-bay) was fatally shot.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Convicted man's stepmother: Juvenile detention changed him

CLEVELAND (AP) — The stepmother of a young man convicted of aggravated murder and other charges in a triple homicide at a suburban barbershop said his first stay in a juvenile detention facility changed him.