Faribault Police Arrest Local Man In Ohio Woman’s Death

FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Faribault police have arrested a 39-year-old man who is suspected of killing an Ohio woman, after her body was found in a park. The Faribault Daily News reports ( ) police believe the woman is 24-year-old Chelsea Martinez, who was reported missing from...

Fired Ohio Officer’s Family Says Had To Protect Self

CINCINNATI (AP) — The family of the University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed motorist after a traffic stop says he felt he needed to protect himself. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports ( ) that Ray Tensing’s family wrote a letter to the newspaper...

Fired Ohio Officer’s Family Says Had To Protect Self

CINCINNATI (AP) — The family of the University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed motorist after a traffic stop says he felt he needed to protect himself. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports ( ) that Ray Tensing’s family wrote a letter to the newspaper...

Ohio Camp Offers Boost To Seriously Ill Youngsters

MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) — Hunter Roberts, 13, sat at the edge of the pool, distraught that he didn’t pass the swim test. He had to wear a life jacket. A bright orange life jacket. He’d rather not get in the pool at all. His best friend, Alex Schenk, 13, grabbed a life...

Senator: VA Investigating Scheduling Irregularities In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio senator’s office says the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is investigating into delayed appointments for pulmonary care patients at a southwestern Ohio VA. Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown told the Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/1KUZgmL)...

Senator: VA Investigating Scheduling Irregularities In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio senator’s office says the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is investigating into delayed appointments for pulmonary care patients at a southwestern Ohio VA. Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown told the Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/1KUZgmL)...

Prosecutor Says Ohio Firefighter’s Slaying Was A Hit

CLEVELAND (AP) — A prosecutor says a Cleveland firefighter who was fatally shot in his driveway in 2013 was the victim of an orchestrated hit involving a man who was dating his stepdaughter. Assistant Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Prosecutor Brian Murphy told a judge...

Prosecutor Says Ohio Firefighter’s Slaying Was A Hit

CLEVELAND (AP) — A prosecutor says a Cleveland firefighter who was fatally shot in his driveway in 2013 was the victim of an orchestrated hit involving a man who was dating his stepdaughter. Assistant Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County Prosecutor Brian Murphy told a judge...

TSA Begins Program To Expedite Airport Check-ins In Dayton

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration has opened an office in southwestern Ohio in an effort to speed up check-ins at the Dayton International Airport. The Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/1MKl86g) reports the TSA’s office opened in downtown Dayton...

Ohio Offers Sales Tax Holiday For Back-to-school Shopping

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is offering its first-ever sales tax holiday this weekend to help back-to-school shoppers reduce the cost of clothing and school supplies. The holiday runs until Sunday and applies to clothing and footwear items that cost $75 or less and to supplies and...