Trump-backed Republican leads close US House race in Ohio

By John Whitesides Undated, Aug 7 : A Republican clung to a narrow lead in a hotly contested US House of Representatives race in Ohio late on Tuesday, holding off a strong challenge in the reliably Republican district after a late show of support from President Donald Trump. Republican Troy Balderson led Democrat Danny O’Connor […]

Ohio plan to sue MLS owner over team move likely to fail -experts

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, Dec 9 : Ohio’s threatened lawsuit to prevent a Major League Soccer (MLS) team from leaving the state is unlikely to be successful in court, legal experts say. State Attorney General Mike DeWine said on Thursday that his office is prepared to use a never-before-applied law to block Anthony Precourt, majority […]

Ohio workers vote against union at Chinese auto supplier plant

By Nick Carey Undated, Nov 10 : Workers at a Chinese-owned auto glass plant in southwestern Ohio voted heavily against union representation, the United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Thursday, in a major blow for the union’s strategy for organizing foreign-owned auto factories. UAW’s defeat comes after a stinging loss it suffered in the U.S. […]

US appeals court upholds stay of Ohio lethal injection process

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, Apr 6 : A US appeals court today upheld a preliminary injunction against Ohio’s lethal injection process for executions. The decision prevents the state from executing three death-row inmates by barring the use of drugs that previously caused problems in executions in Ohio and Arizona that paralyze and stop the heart. […]

US appeals court upholds injunction against Ohio lethal injection process

By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, Apr 6 : A US Appeals court today upheld a preliminary injunction against the state of Ohio’s lethal injection process for executions. The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit said in a 2-1 ruling that it had come to the same conclusion as the US District Court in Columbus […]