Macy’s Sees Happy Holidays And Shares Boom

NEW YORK (AP) — Macy’s is raising its sales outlook for the year after it saw an improvement in its business in the third quarter, a trend that it expects to continue. Macy’s had been a stellar performer after the recession but has seen slower sales growth in the past...

The Latest: Jury Deliberating In Ohio Police Shooting 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): 8:45 a.m. Deliberations have resumed in the murder trial of a white former police officer who said he...

Mayor Says The Wait For Abuse Of Power Verdict Was No Joke

HILLSBORO, Ohio (AP) — A veteran standup comedian acquitted of all charges after he was accused of abusing his power as mayor of a small Ohio city says waiting for the verdict was “very scary.” A Highland County jury on Wednesday found Hillsboro Mayor Drew Hastings...

Mayor Accused Of Abusing Power Said Wait For Verdict Scary

HILLSBORO, Ohio (AP) — A veteran standup comedian acquitted of all charges against him after he was accused of abusing his power as mayor of a small Ohio city says waiting for the verdict was “very scary.” A Highland County jury on Wednesday found Hillsboro Mayor Drew...

Mom Sentenced In Beating Death Of 8-month-old Daughter

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman has been sentenced to 10 years behind bars in the beating death of her 8-month-old daughter. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) 21-year-old Evette Taylor of Columbus pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter under a plea deal. She was...

Man Gets 23 Years To Life In Slaying Outside Gas Station

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has been sentenced to life in prison with the parole possibly after 23 years stemming from a deadly 2015 shooting outside a central Ohio gas station that was recorded on surveillance video. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) 26-year-old Pierre Darty...

Police: Man Shoots Woman Who’s Nearly 8 Months Pregnant

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a pregnant woman was shot in the head in northeast Ohio and the gunman remains on the loose. Police say officers were called to the scene Tuesday night and found the woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. She was nearly eight months...

Spending Yields Mixed Results In Fight For State High Courts

SEATTLE (AP) — Millions of dollars in campaign spending produced mixed results for the conservative and liberal groups seeking to sway state supreme courts around the country. Sitting justices fought back big-dollar opposition in Washington and Kansas, although liberals gained...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Thursday, Nov. 10. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...

Jury Deliberations To Resume In Ohio Police Shooting Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the murder trial of a white former police officer who said he feared for his life before fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a traffic stop in Ohio last year. Hamilton County Judge Megan Shanahan sequestered the...