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Judge begins hearing latest dispute over Ohio's voting rules

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys representing Ohio Democrats in a legal dispute over changes to the swing state's voting laws said Monday that a federal judge should strike down the adjustments because their burden on voters — particularly African-Americans — outweighs any benefits to the state.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Gov. John Kasich seeks to stop Syrian resettlement in Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich doesn't want Ohio or the United States to accept any more Syrian refugees.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Questions continue about Ohio school barricade devices rules

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Fire marshals, architects and building hardware manufacturers continue to ask questions about an Ohio law allowing schools to deploy portable barricade devices in the event of an active shooter.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Ohio man indicted in fatal shooting of his 2 teen sisters

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A young man suspected of fatally shooting his two sisters and injuring another teenager as the three sat in a vehicle outside the family's suburban Cincinnati home has been indicted on two counts of aggravated murder.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Century-old southeastern Ohio church reborn as museum

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — A century-old church that's on the National Register of Historic Places is being reborn as a history museum in southeastern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Data: Heroin causing kids to be placed into foster care

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Data shows that heroin use is being increasingly mentioned as the reason many Ohio children are being taken away from their parents and placed into foster homes.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Federal judge to hear dispute over Ohio's voting rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge will begin hearing a dispute Monday over whether Republican-backed changes to voting rules in swing state Ohio disproportionately burdens voters who lean Democratic and violate their constitutional rights.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Ohio taking comment on rules for school barricade devices

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials are taking comments from people on proposed rules allowing schools to deploy portable barricade devices in the event of an active shooter.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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