Ohio Man Pleads Guilty To Beating, Shaking Infant Daughter

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder and other charges for fatally shaking and beating his 1-month-old daughter earlier this year. A plea agreement calls for 22-year-old Maurice Quarles, of Cleveland, to serve 25 years to life in prison. Quarles...

Ohio House committee approves 20-week abortion ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill that Republican lawmakers hope to pass Thursday and add to legislation already on its way to GOP Gov. John Kasich that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected….

Commander backs standing for national anthem at Pearl Harbor

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris says those who served during the attack on Pearl Harbor never failed to stand for the national anthem….

2 Men Indicted On Murder Charges In Fatal Ohio Shooting

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — Two men accused in the fatal shooting of a man found dead in his western Ohio home on Thanksgiving have each been indicted on murder charge. Logan County prosecutors say 21-year-old Marquevous Watkins and 22-year-old Zachariah Huddleston were indicted...

Ohio Lawmakers Limit Minimum Wage Increases In Last Actions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks, concealed weapons would be permitted in more places including day cares, and puppy mills would be outlawed under bills that lawmakers considered or approved Wednesday in the final days of their two-year session. The...

Federal judge halts recount, sealing Trump’s Michigan win

Federal judge halts recount, sealing Trump’s Michigan win Associated Press – 7 December 2016 21:25-05:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Cubs get closer Davis, Nats trade 3 young pitchers for Eaton

Cubs get closer Davis, Nats trade 3 young pitchers for Eaton Associated Press – 7 December 2016 21:07-05:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

The Latest: Senate Committee Expands Concealed Guns Law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on bills moving through the Legislature in its final 2016 sessions (all times local): 4:45 p.m. An Ohio Senate committee has approved a bill to expand the state’s concealed weapons law to allow guns in places such as colleges and day cares...

The Latest: Ohio House Prohibits Local Minimum Wage Laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on bills moving through the Legislature in its final 2016 sessions (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The Ohio House has approved a bill that would prohibit local municipalities from setting minimum wages higher than the state level. Republican backers...

Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan's presidential recount was halted Wednesday after three days, assuring Republican Donald Trump's victory in the state, when a federal judge said he'll abide by a court ruling that found the Green Party candidate Jill Stein...