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Ohio Adds 244K Jobs Under Kasich; Recovery Slow

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ask politician, pundit and voter alike and they will tell you the same thing: The November election is about jobs. Job growth is both a key economic indicator and an easy issue for politicians to talk about when campaigning. Yet when the claims of Republican...

Officials Require More Supports Beneath Oil Pipes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan officials are ordering Enbridge Energy Partners LP to install additional support structures beneath two oil pipelines at the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac, the waterway linking Lakes Huron and Michigan. State Attorney Bill Schuette and...

Arizona Execution: Lawyer Said Inmate Not In Pain

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — State officials assured a judge during the nearly two-hour execution of an Arizona inmate that he was comatose and not feeling pain at any point. A transcript of an emergency court hearing reveals the behind-the-scenes drama as the execution of Joseph...

Court Throws Out Chiquita Terror Payment Claims

MIAMI (AP) — A divided federal appeals court has thrown out claims against produce giant Chiquita Brands International made by thousands of Colombians killed during years of bloody civil war. A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that federal courts have no...

Court Throws Out Chiquita Terror Payment Claims

MIAMI (AP) — A divided federal appeals court has thrown out claims against produce giant Chiquita Brands International made by thousands of Colombians killed during years of bloody civil war. A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that federal courts have no...

Court Throws Out Chiquita Terror Payment Claims Involving Thousands Of Colombian Deaths

MIAMI (AP) — Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims involving thousands of Colombian deaths.

Court Throws Out Chiquita Terror Payment Claims Involving Thousands Of Colombian Deaths

MIAMI (AP) — Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims involving thousands of Colombian deaths.

Ohio State Marching Band Director Fired

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday amid allegations he knew about and ignored “serious cultural issues” including sexual harassment. Jonathan Waters had led the band since 2012, and served in...

Judge’s Removal Requested In NE Ohio Murder Case

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors in Akron have asked the Ohio Supreme Court to remove the judge slated to preside over the aggravated murder trial of a man charged in the drug-related slayings of four people. Summit County prosecutors say Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands improperly...

Ohio State University Fires Marching Band Director

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about and ignored “serious cultural issues” including sexual harassment. Jonathan Waters had led the band since 2012, and served in lesser...