Ohio Voters Pick Donald Trump, Rob Portman In Top Races

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voters delivered victories Tuesday to Donald Trump for president and Rob Portman for U.S. Senate, two Republicans who ran very different campaigns. The battleground state’s voters also returned all 16 congressional incumbents to office on an...

Judge, Prosecutor In Ohio Policeman’s Trial Win Elections

CINCINNATI (AP) — The judge and lead prosecutor in a Cincinnati policeman’s ongoing murder trial have both won their elections. With 535 of Hamilton County’s 556 precincts reporting unofficial returns Tuesday night, Common Pleas Judge Meghan Shanahan had 66 percent of...

The Latest: Republicans Maintain Power Grip Over Ohio House

The Latest on Ohio voting and election issues (all times local): 12:15 a.m. Republicans again will have enough seats in the Ohio House to override vetoes and more easily place constitutional amendments before voters. The Republicans currently hold such power in the General...

Closing Arguments Set In Trial Of Officer Who Shot Driver

CINCINNATI (AP) — Closing arguments are set 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. Jurors are expected to begin deliberations following closing arguments...

No. 14 Western Michigan Stays Unbeaten, Rallies By Kent St.

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Justin Franklin rushed for 134 yards and a touchdown and Fabian Johnson added a career-high 125 yards as No. 14 Western Michigan rallied for a 37-21 win over Kent State on Tuesday night to become the nation’s first 10-win team. Franklin’s 19-yard TD...