Eight killed in execution-style US shootings

Eight members of one family, including a teenager, were executed with a bullet to the head in rural Ohio on Friday.

Multiple-death shooting reported in US state of Ohio

A shooting at a home in the midwestern US state of Ohio has left several fatalities, news reports said Friday.

North Korea court sentences American student to 15 years hard labour

North Korea's supreme court sentenced American student Otto Warmbier, who was arrested while visiting the country, to 15 years of hard labour on Wednesday for crimes against the state.

Hillary Clinton wins Illinois primary, 4th win of the night: US networks

Hillary Clinton wins Illinois primary, 4th win of the night: US networks

The only contest of the day yet to be determined was in Missouri, where Clinton and rival Bernie Sanders were running neck-and-neck.

Saddam Hussein was great at killing terrorists, Iraq is 'Harvard University for terrorists': Donald Trump

Saddam Hussein was great at killing terrorists, Iraq is 'Harvard University for terrorists': Donald Trump

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Monday said that Iraq is in worse shape than before Saddam Hussein was overthrown.

All eyes on Florida, Ohio for 'Super Tuesday 2.0'

All eyes on Florida, Ohio for 'Super Tuesday 2.0'

Ahead of tomorrow's crucial primaries, all eyes are on Florida and Ohio where Republican presidential hopefuls Marco Rubio and John Kasich respectively are engaged in a do-or-die battle with party's frontrunner Donald Trump, whose campaign lately has been marred by unrest.

Donald Trump leads in Florida, tied with Kasich in Ohio Polls

Donald Trump leads in Florida, tied with Kasich in Ohio Polls

Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential front-runner, on the other hand appears to be cruising towards being the party's nominee for the Nov 8 polls.

Protester tries to storm stage; Donald Trump calls him ISIS supporter

 A protester tried to storm the stage while Donald Trump was speaking at a rally in the US state of Ohio but the Republican presidential front-runner brushed aside the latest incident of chaos at his events saying the man was "probably" an ISIS supporter.

US presidential elections: Protester tries to storm stage; Donald Trump calls him ISIS supporter

US presidential elections: Protester tries to storm stage; Donald Trump calls him ISIS supporter

A protester tried to storm the stage while Donald Trump was speaking at a rally in the US state of Ohio but the Republican presidential front-runner brushed aside the latest incident of chaos at his events saying the man was "probably" an ISIS supporter.

High energy, unease as Trump rally faces more protests

It may not have been his most violent, but Donald Trump`s Saturday rally at a cavernous exposition center in Cleveland saw plenty of protests, both inside and out.

`I have a dream that Donald Trump will not be US president`: A third-grader's letter - Read

`I have a dream that Donald Trump will not be US president`: A third-grader's letter - Read

A letter has surfaced online in which a third-grader reveals having a dream that Donald Trump will not be president.

Six US cops fired after shooting 137 bullets into car

Six US police officers who fired 137 bullets into a car carrying two unarmed African Americans lost their jobs, three years after the deadly car chase in Cleveland, Ohio.

Schools in Ohio town closed for third day over lead contamination

Schools in Ohio town closed for third day over lead contamination

 Schools in the Ohio village of Sebring were closed for a third day on Tuesday after elevated levels of lead were found in pipes serving some homes and buildings, making it the second Midwestern region to be plagued by tainted water.

US South braces for snow and freezing cold ahead of winter storm

Light snow accumulation and some ice was already being reported on Wednesday afternoon.

No charges in Cleveland police shooting of 12-year-old boy

A grand jury in the US state of Ohio declined to bring criminal charges against Cleveland police officers involved in the fatal shooting last year of a 12-year-old boy, a prosecutor said Monday.

Up to 9 feared dead in US Plane crash: Report

As many as nine people were feared dead Tuesday after a small private jet crashed into an apartment building in the midwestern US city of Akron, local media reported, citing the plane's owner.

Two dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

A small business jet crashed into an apartment building, killing at least two people aboard, authorities have said.

US mom admits to killing three sons in past 13 months

A US mother in Ohio admitted killing her three young sons in separate incidents over the past 13 months because her husband paid more attention to the boys than a daughter, police said.

Fifteen US states try to block Obama clean power plan

 Fifteen US states have petitioned a federal court to block new rules by President Barack Obama`s administration to encourage clean power and cut harmful carbon emissions from power plants.

Drone drops drugs into jail yard in US, sparks fight among prisoners

Prison authorities in the US state of Ohio have seen drones hovering over jail yards before but the latest incident when it became a high-flying drug mule, wardens had to use pepper spray to tackle inmates who clashed for a packet dropped by the unmanned aerial vehicle.