Ohio’s Governor To Attend Netanyahu’s Speech To Congress

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) plans to travel to Washington to attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress. The speech Tuesday comes after House Speaker John Boehner (BAY’-nur) invited...

Charges: Ohio Couple Abused Adopted Children Locked In Rooms

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors in northeast Ohio say a husband and wife locked their two adopted daughters in a bedroom for much of two years, where they were beaten, given little to eat and sexually abused by the man. The Ashtabula (ash-tuh-BYOO’-luh) County prosecutor...

Amish Jailed In Beard-chopping Attacks Could Be Released

CLEVELAND (AP) — Members of a breakaway Amish community found guilty of chopping off the beards and hair of others they disagreed with could be let out of prison or have their sentences reduced Monday if a judge throws out their remaining convictions. The 16 men and women are to...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Cincinnati Enquirer, March 1 The new state education tests are a mess. … Students across Ohio are facing a whole new layer of evaluation with the state’s adoption of Common...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Chicago at Los Angeles, 10 p.m. Montreal at D.C. United, 3 p.m. Colorado at Philadelphia, 4 p.m. Toronto FC at Vancouver, 6 p.m. Columbus at Houston, 8:30 p.m. San Jose at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Portland,...

Boston Short Of Season Snow Record _ For Now

BOSTON (AP) — It has topped more than 100 inches of snow this season, but Boston is just short of surpassing its 20-year-old snowfall record — for now that is. Sunday’s snowfall brought the city’s total to 103.9 inches. It needs just 3.7 inches more to break the...

Body Found After House Fire In Suburban Cleveland

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a body was found after what is believed to be a fatal house fire in suburban Garfield Heights, south of Cleveland. The state fire marshal’s office is investigating what caused the blaze early Sunday at the home, about 6 miles...

Body Found After House Fire In Suburban Cleveland

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a body was found after what is believed to be a fatal house fire in suburban Garfield Heights, south of Cleveland. The state fire marshal’s office is investigating what caused the blaze early Sunday at the home, about 6 miles...

Body Found After House Fire In Suburban Cleveland

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a body was found after what is believed to be a fatal house fire in suburban Garfield Heights, south of Cleveland. The state fire marshal’s office is investigating what caused the blaze early Sunday at the home, about 6 miles...

Cleveland: Boy Shot By Cop Died Because Of His Own Actions

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland says it isn’t to blame for the death of a 12-year-old boy who had a pellet gun when he was shot by police near a recreation center. In court documents, the city says Tamir Rice’s injuries and the subsequent complaints for damages...