The $131.6 billion state spending plan slated for a floor vote today in the Ohio House includes $5 million aimed primarily at protecting Wright-Patterson Air Force Base if the feds kick off a new base realignment and closure commission.
Two state task forces formed in the wake of police shooting deaths of John Crawford III in a Beavercreek Walmart and Tamir Rice in a Cleveland park are expected to deliver final reports by the end of April.
The Cincinnati Bengals will play their season opener on the road for the sixth year in a row and will appear in four primetime games during the final 10 weeks of the season, including back-to-back night starts at home in November and back-to-back road ones in December.
The Justice Department said Tuesday it has opened a civil rights investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who suffered a fatal spinal-cord injury under mysterious circumstances after he was handcuffed and put in the back of a police van.
He’s only five months old, but Sawyer Loudon already has earned the best school photo ever. At least that is what mother Kim Loudon has declared, after posting on Reddit the adorable photo of her son, smiling and giving a thumbs up sign.