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Spill of ferric chloride being cleaned up on I-95

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut environmental officials are cleaning up a 50-gallon chemical spill on Interstate 95 in Greenwich.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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Union: Ohio man shot at airport had frozen urine in vehicle

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A police union official says a bomb squad found containers of frozen urine in the vehicle of man who police say lunged at an officer with a knife and was fatally shot.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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APNewsBreak: Ohio execution drug supply expires April 1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's supply of lethal injection drugs expires this spring, meaning the state won't be able to carry out executions past March under its current system unless it finds a source for more drugs, The Associated Press has learned.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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Coast Guards begin Great Lakes icebreaking operations

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. and Canadian Coast Guards have begun icebreaking operations to keep shipping lanes open in the Great Lakes.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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December logged as Ohio's deadliest month for fires in 2014

CINCINNATI (AP) — A string of multiple-fatality home blazes made December Ohio's deadliest fire month of 2014 and pushed the year's death toll to 115.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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Family of mentally ill woman who died in custody sues

CLEVELAND (AP) — Relatives of a woman who died after they say two Cleveland police officers slammed her to the ground face first, put a knee in her back and then handcuffed her filed a civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against the city and the officers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Police shoot man at Columbus airport

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Columbus airport says a police officer has shot someone just outside the airport terminal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Officer who shot boy applied at agency now investigating him

CLEVELAND (AP) — A rookie police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old Cleveland boy carrying a pellet gun is being investigated by a law enforcement agency that passed on hiring the officer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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