Democrats: McConnell Fix For Miners’ Health Care Inadequate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he has found a way to protect health care benefits for thousands of retired coal miners whose benefits are set to expire at the end of the year. But Democrats say the solution offered by the Kentucky Republican is only...

Bengals’ Burfict Has Best Game Since Playoff Meltdown

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vontaze Burfict anticipated a pass over the middle and got there first, grabbing his second interception of the game. The Bengals’ linebacker was making an impact again. It’s been a while. Burfict was back to being a dominating linebacker during...

Ohio Governor Warns Of Recession As Monthly Revenue Slides

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich warned on Tuesday the state could be on the brink of a recession after November revenue came in sharply below estimates. Kasich, a Republican, issued the warning during a rare visit to the Ohio House, where he said the state’s future...

Man Fatally Shot By Police After Ohio Crash Was UAE Citizen

HUDSON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio attorney general’s office says a man fatally shot by police after a car accident was a citizen of the United Arab Emirates and a student at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. The Summit County medical examiner’s office on...

Ohio’s Senate OKs Ban On Abortions Once Heartbeat Is Heard

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawmakers in Ohio’s state Senate have approved banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. The so-called “heartbeat bill” approved Tuesday would result in what would be one of the most stringent abortion restrictions in...

Ohio House Makes Renewable Energy Mandates Optional

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has approved a bill making compliance with the state’s renewable energy mandates optional for the next three years. The Republican-led House voted for the bill 51-36 Tuesday. It’s scheduled for a Senate committee hearing Wednesday...

Ohio House Makes Renewable Energy Mandates Optional

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has approved a bill making compliance with the state’s renewable energy mandates optional for the next three years. The Republican-led House voted for the bill 51-36 Tuesday. It’s scheduled for a Senate committee hearing Wednesday...

Ohio House Makes Renewable Energy Mandates Optional

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has approved a bill making compliance with the state’s renewable energy mandates optional for the next three years. The Republican-led House voted for the bill 51-36 Tuesday. It’s scheduled for a Senate committee hearing Wednesday...

Ohio Governor Warns Of Recession As Monthly Revenues Slide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is warning the state could be on the brink of a recession after November revenue came in sharply below estimates. Kasich, a Republican, issued the warning during a rare visit to the Ohio House during its Tuesday...

Ohio Governor Warns Of Recession As Monthly Revenues Slide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is warning the state could be on the brink of a recession after November revenue came in sharply below estimates. Kasich, a Republican, issued the warning during a rare visit to the Ohio House during its Tuesday...