Ohio’s top court declines to change rules on plea deals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top court decided Thursday to continue allowing defendants to plead to lesser crimes that don't bear much resemblance t...

January 14th, 2016 |  


California terror suspect indicted on federal charge

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Iraqi-born man living in California has been indicted on a federal charge that he lied to investigators about traveling...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Dad killed with family in home blast had threatened suicide

NORTHFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A police report says an Ohio man who died in a house explosion and fire along with his wife and two daughters had threatened...

January 14th, 2016 |  



Cancer ‘moonshot’ aims to speed fight against No. 2 killer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Harking back to America's triumphant race into space, the Obama administration is launching what it calls a "moonshot" effort to c...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Ohio police training panel approves drug test for applicants

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's police training commission is requiring that prospective police officers pass a comprehensive drug test before they under...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Clinton cries foul over Sanders TV ad on Wall Street

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign on Thursday accused Democratic rival Bernie Sanders of breaking a self-imposed pledge agai...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Navy personnel chief confident about female submariners

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — The U.S. Navy's top human resources officer says he's confident the service will overcome any cultural barriers to fully...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Dad killed with family in home blast had threatened suicide

A man who died in a house explosion and fire along with his wife and their two daughters in the Cleveland area this week had threatened to kill himsel...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Fewer than 100 Guantanamo prisoners left as 10 leave to Oman

MIAMI (AP) — Ten prisoners from Yemen who were held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been released and sent to the Middle Eastern nation of Oman for re...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Ohio House leaders name task force on medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio House leaders have named a task force of state lawmakers, business group leaders, law enforcement groups and others to st...

January 14th, 2016 |