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Appeals court: Texas executions back on schedule

File – In this Sept. 21, 2011 file photo, a corrections officer keeps watch outside the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Huntsville Unit in Huntsville, Texas. On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, a federal judge issued a temporary injunction halting the executions of Tommy Lynn...

2 Ohio Cities Competing To Get 2016 GOP Convention

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cleveland and Cincinnati are still in contention as possible sites for the 2016 Republican National Convention after the list was narrowed. Columbus, the third Ohio city that made a bid, was knocked off Wednesday along with Phoenix as officials cut the list to...

Fort Hood says shooting at Texas Army base

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Fort Hood says there’s been a shooting at the Texas Army base and that there have been injuries. The base posted a statement online Wednesday. It said emergency crews are on the scene. No further details are known. The base was the scene of a...

Fort Hood says shooting at Texas Army base

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Fort Hood says there’s been a shooting at the Texas Army base and that there have been injuries. The base posted a statement online Wednesday. It said emergency crews are on the scene. No further details are known. The base was the scene of a...

Ohio To Require Reporting Of Drug-addicted Babies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hospital maternity units and newborn care nurseries would have to report the number of babies born addicted to drugs under a bill headed to Ohio’s governor. The Senate unanimously passed the measure Wednesday. Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is...

Ohio Inmate Freed In 1988 Murder Sues Prosecutors

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man freed after spending 20 years in prison for a murder that his attorneys say he didn’t commit has sued those responsible for his conviction, accusing them of taking advantage of his mental illness and railroading him into confessing. The civil...

Ohio Inmate Freed In 1988 Murder Sues Prosecutors

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man freed after spending 20 years in prison for a murder that his attorneys say he didn’t commit has sued those responsible for his conviction, accusing them of taking advantage of his mental illness and railroading him into confessing. The civil...

Las Vegas Among Leaders In Push For GOP Convention

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Phoenix and Columbus, Ohio have been eliminated as possible sites for the 2016 Republican National Convention. Las Vegas remains an early leader. Other finalists include Denver, Dallas, Kansas City, Mo., and two other cities in Ohio — Cleveland and Cincinnati....

Las Vegas Among Leaders In Push For GOP Convention

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Phoenix and Columbus, Ohio have been eliminated as possible sites for the 2016 Republican National Convention. Las Vegas remains an early leader. Other finalists include Denver, Dallas, Kansas City, Mo., and two other cities in Ohio — Cleveland and Cincinnati....

Dad Who Fired Into Air, Killing Girl, Gets 6 Years

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati man has pleaded guilty in the accidental shooting death of his 11-year-old daughter and has been sentenced to six years in prison. Prosecutors say 34-year-old Deandre Kelley was drunk on Jan. 12 when he fought with his longtime girlfriend and fired...