The Latest: Attorney Says Cop Was In “sheer Terror”

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a white former police officer charged with murder following the shooting of an unarmed black man in a traffic stop (all times local): 10:45 a.m. The attorney for a white former police officer says he was in “sheer terror”...

The Latest: Ohio’s Kasich Congratulates Trump On Victory

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio voting and election issues (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is congratulating former rival and fellow Republican Donald Trump on his victory. Kasich tweeted Wednesday morning, “The American people...

The Latest: Ohio’s Kasich Congratulates Trump On Victory

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio voting and election issues (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) is congratulating former rival and fellow Republican Donald Trump on his victory. Kasich tweeted Wednesday morning, “The American people...

The Latest: Closing Arguments Underway In Officer’s Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a white former police officer charged with murder following the shooting of an unarmed black man in a traffic stop (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Closing arguments are underway in the case of a white former police officer on trial for...

Wendy’s Profit Surges On Shift To Franchise Operations

NEW YORK (AP) — Wendy’s Co. reported a boost in profit as it dramatically cut costs while it continues to sell company-owned restaurants and shift to a more franchise-heavy operation. Profit surged more than five-fold to $48.9 million, or 18 cents per share, despite a 22...

Dad Faces New Murder Charge After Boy Beaten In 2007 Dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man imprisoned for severely beating his infant son in 2007 has been indicted on a murder charge following the boy’s death last year. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports a Logan County grand jury indicted 52-year-old Michael Robinson on the new...

Wendy’s Beats Street 3Q Forecasts

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Wendy’s Co. (WEN) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $48.9 million. The Dublin, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 18 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 11 cents per share. The results topped Wall...

Ex-cop Who Misused Database, Stalked Women Has Early Release

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A former Akron policeman who assaulted his ex-girlfriend, misused a law enforcement database and stalked her and other women has been granted early release just over a year after being sentenced to four years in prison. The Akron Beacon Journal ( ) reports a...

Police: Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect In Armed Robbery

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a police officer shot and killed a man suspected in an armed robbery in northeast Ohio. Police Chief Robert Stell tells The Star Beacon in Ashtabula (ash-tuh-BYOO’-luh) ( ) officers were called to a Family Video store in Ashtabula on...

2 Convicted Of Murder In Bystander’s Slaying Over $80

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two people face sentences of 18 years to life in prison after they were each convicted of murder in the central Ohio slaying of a bystander in a dispute over $80. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) jurors on Monday convicted 22-year-old Jalen Hall and...