CLEVELAND (AP) - A Cleveland police sergeant has shot and killed a man who reportedly pointed a gun at him as he was responding to a gunfire complaint. Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams says the sergeant fired three shots Tuesday after repeatedly ordering the man to drop a handgun around 9:15 a.m.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Several Republican state lawmakers want to force the Ohio House to vote on a bill requiring voters in the swing state to show photo identification at the polls. Supporters of the bill said Tuesday they are circulating a petition to pull the proposal from committee and bring it to a vote by the House.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Libertarians in Ohio are crying foul after learning a Republican consultant and appointee of Governor John Kasich (KAY'-sik) was responsible for hiring the law firm whose challenge pushed two of their candidates off Ohio's statewide ballot. Terry Casey's role hiring Zeiger, Tigges and Little emerged in a case where Libertarians are asking federal Judge Michael Watson to restore governor candidate Charlie Earl and attorney general candidate Steven Linnabary to November's ballot.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and his stepdaughter at their home is scheduled for arraignment this week on an updated 35-count indictment. Prosecutors allege in court documents that the Marysville man and his wife abruptly sent a fourth adopted daughter out of state in July 2012 and threatened remaining children in the family with a similar fate to keep them quiet.
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