CLEVELAND (AP) — A 27-year-old man who shot at and wounded a 13-year-old boy in Cleveland has been sentenced to the maximum 20 years in prison.
The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County Prosecutor's Office says Jovan Hayes was sentenced Thursday for shooting the boy last September. A jury last month convicted him of attempted murder and other charges.
Police say that one day after Hayes was released from probation on an unrelated charge, he shot at the...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Days before the Republican National Convention, Cleveland has passed a law expanding its anti-discrimination ordinance to allow transgender people to use restrooms, showers or locker rooms that align with their gender identity.
City council passed the amended version Wednesday. It removes a section that allowed business owners to say which bathroom people can use as long as they provided reasonable access to adequate facilities.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say all public colleges and universities and nearly 9 in 10 private colleges in the state administered a climate survey intended to gather baseline information for improving sexual violence prevention and response on college campuses.
Survey results released Thursday were gathered for the Ohio Department of Higher Education's Changing Campus Culture initiative. The state has allotted $2 million through the effort to help colleges and...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The list of speakers at next week's Republican National Convention in Cleveland includes an Ohio man who learned to walk again after he was paralyzed in a car crash.
The partial list Thursday doesn't include any current or former elected officials from Ohio. Gov. John Kasich, who ran for the presidential nomination that presumably will go to Donald Trump, has said he doesn't know if he'll attend the convention.
CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man accused of running a horse racing scheme that bilked four NFL players out of more than $300,000 has been charged with wire fraud and money laundering.
Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/29RJb8U ) 29-year-old Jonathan Pippin was charged Wednesday in federal court in Cleveland. Prosecutors say he persuaded the players to give him money to invest in racing horses.
Investigators say the Logan man used the cash for personal...